February 1, 2016
There are 29 days and so many ways to support lifesaving care at the Heart Institute. Join us at februaryisheartmonth.ca.
January 26, 2016
Do you have persistent or permanent Atrial Fibrillation?
To learn more about your health, join our Exercise Study! It seeks to compare the effectiveness of two exercise programs (moderate-intensity continuous exercise or...
January 20, 2016
Between December 31st and January 7th, the University of Ottawa Heart Institute’s team has successfully performed an impressive 7 heart transplants. All patients are doing well with good heart and lung functions. The previous exceptional streak...
January 19, 2016
For the 8th year, Ottawa will be hosting the Annual Conference on Smoking Cessation. During this two-days event, national and international experts will share the latest concepts in clinical tobacco treatment, program development, and smoking...
January 8, 2016
Dr. Peter Liu, Chief Scientific Officer and Vice President, Research at the University of Ottawa Heart Institute, participated in a study that has just been published in the New England...
January 6, 2016
2015 has been an excellent year for our researchers and investigators! Our researchers and investigators obtained numerous national and international awards and obtained significant funding to further our research enterprise and improve patient...
December 18, 2015
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....
November 27, 2015
Today, the Heart Institute is proud to announce the successful implementation of best practices in the treatment of Heart … read more »
November 26, 2015
“Limiting the amount of time we spend sitting may be as important as the amount we exercise,”… read more »
November 10, 2015
People who weigh a normal amount when they step on the scale may be at higher risk of dying in the medium term if their fat is...