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2015

May 01, 2015 - Doctors Day in Ontario

The University of Ottawa Heart Institute (UOHI) was proud and honoured to welcome 5 new outstanding physicians in the last year, and from all specialized areas of cardiology. Hailing from among the best training, care, and research centres in the world, these specialists will undoubtedly contribute to the excellence of the Institute’s patient care, and will participate to the UOHI’s research vitality.

 

April 24, 2015 - Canada’s Silent Epidemic

April 17, 2015 - Heart Institute and Patient Alumni help transform Hospital Food

March 01, 2015 - Heart Institute telethon raises $7.8 million

February 17, 2015 - Heart Institute opens first cardiac MRI in Ottawa-Gatineau

February 12, 2015 - Heart Institute receives highest patient satisfaction rates in Ontario

January 21, 2015 - MyQuit: the new one-stop-shop to quit smoking in Eastern Ontario

January 15, 2015 - Construction of Heart Institute expansion begins

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2014

December 22, 2014 - A Stellar year for the Ottawa Heart Institute

December 15, 2014 - Researchers awarded $26.3 million for research in arrhythmia

December 10, 2014 - Heart Institute reminds everyone to shovel safely, keep hearts healthy

November 24, 2014 - Heart Institute Applauds New Regulation of E-cigarettes and Tobacco

November 07, 2014 - Canadian Women’s Heart Health Centre officially launches

October 22, 2014 - New Global Ranking Reaffirms Heart Institute’s Research Excellence

October 02, 2014 - OTTAWA HEART INSTITUTE AND UNIVERSITY OF MARYLAND SCHOOL OF MEDICINE RESEARCHERS IDENTIFY NEW PATHWAY LINKING THE BRAIN TO HIGH BLOOD PRESSURE

September 03, 2014 - Could a protein be linked to Heart Attacks?

August 25, 2014 - Ottawa to become Canada’s hub for medical devices commercialization

July 21, 2014 - Heart Disease: First Canadian survey shows women unaware of symptoms and risk factors

June 18, 2014 - Study Shows Cost-Effectiveness of Smoking Cessation Counseling During Hospitalization

May 28, 2014 - 30 Years of Heart Transplants in Ottawa – Hundreds of lives saved

May 12, 2014 - Reducing Radiation with Cardiac Imaging: Pioneering Model Shows Feasibility for New Standards in Canada

May 05, 2014 - Heart Institute tops patient satisfaction rates in Ontario

April 24, 2014 - Institut de France recognizes father of cardiovascular endocrinology, who changed heart research forever

April 24, 2014 - Function Found For Mysterious Heart Disease Gene

March 24, 2014 - Heart Institute Telethon raises over $6.8 million

March 20, 2014 - COMPANIES INVITED TO BID ON UNIVERSITY OF OTTAWA HEART INSTITUTE REDEVELOPMENT PROJECT

March 14, 2014 - Heart Institute’s Katey Rayner awarded an Early Researcher Award

March 11, 2014 - Ottawa Researchers find New Heart-Protective Protein

February 24, 2014 - Ottawa Heart Institute and partners takes on $24 million research venture

February 03, 2014 - Ottawa Heart Institute performs highest number of transplants in Canada, achieves 100% survival rate

January 20, 2014 - National Non-Smoking Week : Ottawa Heart Institute smoking cessation model reaches 120,000 smokers across Canada

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