2017 Conference

5th International Ottawa Heart Conference

March 30-31, 2017

Westin Ottawa Hotel

Hosted by the University of Ottawa Heart Institute, this 1.5-day event promises to bring together national and international experts and stakeholders to provide the latest discoveries and innovations in cardiovascular health and professional interactions that help to define the current frontiers in cardiovascular science.

This year’s theme of Inflammation in Cardiometabolic Disease will highlight the latest concepts in how inflammation drives cardiovascular and metabolic disease and exciting developments in immuno-targeting therapeutics.

This is an accredited opportunity for knowledge exchange for a variety of stakeholders including scientists, clinician investigators, trainees and research staff. The conference will feature plenary sessions, panel discussions, poster displays and networking opportunities.

Don’t miss this chance to be part of an event that will impact how we understand the development of cardiovascular disease, emerging targets and future therapies.

Download the agenda and conference brochure (pdf) for a complete listing of presentation topics and times.


This event is an Accredited Group Learning Activity (Section 1) as defined by the Maintenance of Certification program of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada for 9.0 hours. This program has been reviewed and approved by the University of Ottawa, Office of Continuing Professional Development.

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