September 11, 2023
The University of Ottawa Heart Institute is updating masking requirements for patients and visitors effective September 11, 2023.
Masks are required in all units (including patient rooms), clinics and waiting rooms.
Wearing a mask remains optional...
August 22, 2023
Vincent Lamontagne is rejoining the University of Ottawa Heart Institute, this time as vice president of public affairs and chief communications officer. Vincent Lamontagne led corporate communications initiatives for the institute from 2012 to 2019...
August 3, 2023
The Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR) has announced the winning recipients of its Project Grant program for Spring 2023 and three University of Ottawa Heart Institute (UOHI) researchers...
July 11, 2023
The University of British Columbia Faculty of Medicine is recognizing University of Ottawa Heart Institute cardiologist and scientist Rob Beanlands, MD, with a...
June 7, 2023
Special air quality statements and smog warnings have been issued by Environment and Climate Change Canada for many regions in Ontario and Québec, among other provinces and territories.
People with lung disease (such as asthma) or heart disease,...
June 1, 2023
The Heart & Stroke Foundation of Canada (Heart & Stroke) named four researchers from the University of Ottawa Heart Institute recipients of project funding through its Grant-in-Aid Program.
The Grant-in-Aid Program provides operating funds...
April 28, 2023
Researchers from the University of Ottawa Heart Institute (UOHI) and the uOttawa Brain and Mind Research Institute (uOBMRI) will establish the Brain-Heart Interconnectome (BHI) with a $...
April 27, 2023
Largest conference in the world dedicated to women’s heart, brain and vascular health kicks off in Vancouver.
VANCOUVER, April 27, 2023 - National and international experts, health professionals, and women living with heart disease and the effects...
April 18, 2023
VANCOUVER, April 18, 2023 — National and international experts, health professionals, and women living with heart disease will gather in Vancouver, BC to attend The Canadian Women’s Heart Health Summit...
April 11, 2023
This month, the University of Ottawa Heart Institute (UOHI) performed the first patient procedures in North America using a new technology that is expected to reduce wait times for ablations while making these procedures quicker and safer....