SBCC Research Unit cohorts with Research Ethics Committee (REC) and Research Advisory Board (RAB) was established in January 2015. The center has given the right to ethically approve clinical research studies through the Research Ethics Committee as the Institutional Review Board (IRB) with registration number H-05-D-048 granted by King Abdulaziz City for Science and Technology.

Our goal is to foster the highest quality of cardiovascular research and specifically aims to protect the rights and welfare of human subjects in compliance with national and international research guidelines and best practices.

SBCC Research promotes participation of staff in the center to engage in clinical research for discovering and/or improving treatment and therapeutic approaches for cardiovascular diseases.