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The University of Ottawa Heart Institute has successfully completed its 700th heart transplant since 1984
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Appointed president of the Canadian Cardiovascular Society
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Transcatheter mitral valve repair may be a salvage therapy for patients with cardiogenic shock
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Important advice for patient emergencies during the pandemic

About Us

The University of Ottawa Heart Institute has flourished into one of Canada’s most distinguished heart health centres for the unparalleled care it provides to its patients, a world-renowned research Institute that brings science from bench to bedside, and the country’s main influencer when it comes to preventing heart disease. Its promise remains the very pillar on which it was built: Always putting patients first.

Further Together: Our Strategic Plan

A video overview of our 2020-2024 strategic plan.

Watch Further Together, a video overview of our 2020-2024 strategic plan.

Built on the heels of Stronger Together, our 2015-2019 strategic plan, and despite the challenges imposed by COVID-19, our new plan promises to propel us even further.

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A Rich History

From the beginning, our successes have been many and varied: shaping the way cardiovascular medicine is practiced, revolutionizing cardiac treatment, expanding knowledge of cardiovascular health, and translating discoveries into advanced care.

a rich history

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