Heart Institute to welcome next president and CEO

March 21, 2024

OTTAWA, March 21, 2024 – 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.

Event details

What: President and CEO welcome ceremony
When: March 28, 2024, at 11 a.m. EDT
Format: Hybrid event

  • In person: The University of Ottawa Heart Institute (UOHI): 
    40 Ruskin Street, Ottawa ON K1Y 4W7 
    Main auditorium, 2nd floor (room H-2367)
  • Online: Microsoft Teams. Please complete the registration form.


Related information: Dr. Rob Beanlands’ mandate as president and CEO begins April 1, 2024. Read our news release.

Media opportunities

Interview opportunities will be available following a brief ceremony. To confirm your attendance and to schedule an interview, please contact the liaison below.

Media contact

Leigh B. Morris
Communications Officer
University of Ottawa Heart Institute
613-316-6409 (cell)