Weekly Research Conference - Drs. Jodi Edwards and Ben Rotstein

November 4, 2019 - 12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m.
Drs. Jodi Edwards and Ben Rotstein, University of Ottawa Heart Institute

The University of Ottawa Heart Institute is dedicated to enhancing collaboration and knowledge translation for staff and colleagues at other institutions through our ongoing seminar and presentation series.


Dr. Jodi Edwards: Brain Heart Nexus: New Explorations of the Brain Heart Connection

Highlighting new studies and data from the Brain Heart Nexus Research Program exploring innovative cardiac risk markers, the impact of comorbidity on brain heart outcomes, and sex-specific risk associations for women’s heart and brain health.

Dr. Ben Rotstein: Advances towards imaging matrix degradation in cardiovascular disease

Development of methods and molecules for positron emission tomography imaging of matrix remodeling in cardiovascular disease, including chemistry, in vitro, and translational experimentation.




Centre Foustanellas Auditorium.

Intended Audience

The conference is open to nurses, technicians and administrative staff. It is mandatory attendance for all of our graduate students, post-doctoral fellows and the fellows in the Department of Cardiology. It is assumed the faculty will participate and attend. CME accreditation will be granted to those that fill out presentation evaluation forms.


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