Heart Institute marks 40 years of life-saving transplants

It’s a remarkable feat of science and innovation, a team effort through and through – and the Heart Institute has excelled at it for decades

Heart Institute scientists create library of bioinspired materials for treating skin, eye and heart tissue

Research conducted in the Bioengineering and Therapeutic Solutions (BEaTS) Laboratory at the University of Ottawa Heart Institute (UOHI) has resulted in the development of a library of bioinspired molecules that can be assembled to mimic tissue structures similar to those found in humans.

At the Heart Institute, Dr. Lyall Higginson fulfilled his dream of helping and teaching others

After nearly 50 years, the renowned cardiologist is hanging up his stethoscope

World-renowned scientist makes history, appointed Heart Institute’s chief scientific officer

Long touted as a "rising star" among the Ottawa research community, Dr. Katey Rayner is poised to take cardiovascular research to incredible new heights

Heart Institute scientist to investigate role of genetics in preventing rare form of heart disease

Funding for Dr. Kyoung-Han Kim’s innovative research project will be delivered through the Ontario Research Fund and the Early Researcher Awards

The legacy of the Heart Institute’s third president and CEO

It is impossible to overstate the impact Dr. Thierry Mesana has had on patient care, research and education as president and CEO of the University of Ottawa Heart Institute. The changes he brought about during his tenure will influence health care in the region for years to come.

Data Science Centre at the University of Ottawa Heart Institute finds common language across data

Heart Institute announces grand opening of state-of-the-art digital innovation hub for enhanced collaboration and innovation across specialties
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Heart Institute announces recipients of Equity, Diversity and Inclusion (EDI) in Research Award

Congratulations to Dan Yedu Quansah, PhD and to Ms. Termeh Aslani, PhD Candidate.
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Announcing the Recipients of the 2024 Ottawa Region Cardiovascular Research Trainee of the Year Award

Recipients of the 2024 Ottawa Region Cardiovascular Research Trainee of the Year Award.

Heart Institute to welcome next president and CEO

Media and members of the community are invited to join Dalton McGuinty, University of Ottawa Heart Institute chairman of the board, on March 28 for a ceremony to usher in Dr. Rob Beanlands as the Heart Institute’s next president and CEO and to recognize the legacy of Dr. Thierry Mesana.