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Hospitals around the world are adapting to COVID-19. In the nation’s capital, the community is stepping up to help.
Welcome Lianne Laing
Appointed executive director of the University of Ottawa Heart Institute Foundation
Congratulations Dr. Peter Liu
Chief scientific officer and VP of research to lead international COVID-19 trial
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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.

Our Expansion

Our new facility will not only reinforce our cardiovascular care, research, and training capacities, but it will also ensure that our patients continue to receive world-class care, from an extraordinary team evolving in a state-of-the-art environment. This is our promise.

our expansion

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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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