June 17, 2021
Six tips to keep your heart cool this summer.
Hot, humid weather poses significant risks for heat-related injuries, including heat stroke, exhaustion, dizziness or fainting, and cramps, and individuals with cardiovascular disease are at elevated...
June 15, 2021
Dr. Robert DeKemp receives 2021 Hermann Blumgart Award
The Society of Nuclear Medicine and Molecular Imaging (SNMMI) has named Robert deKemp, PhD, the recipient of its highest honour,...
June 3, 2021
The University of Ottawa Heart Institute is here to support you. We care about you, your health, your safety, and your heart. Please don’t ignore your symptoms. A delay in seeking care could have a lasting impact on the outcome of your treatment....
May 11, 2021
OTTAWA, May 11, 2021 — It was 45 years ago, on May 11, 1976, that the University of Ottawa Heart Institute (UOHI) opened its doors. Founded by visionary cardiac surgeon and researcher Dr. Wilbert J. Keon, what began as a department in The Ottawa...
May 4, 2021
Adil Rasheed, PhD, Postdoctoral Fellow. Ottawa Region’s 2021 Cardiovascular Research Trainee of the Year.
Congratulations to Adil Rasheed, PhD, Postdoctoral Fellow, selected as the Ottawa Region’s Cardiovascular Research Trainee of the Year! Dr....
April 26, 2021
Two cardiovascular specialists review the latest scientific studies on the cardiovascular effects of cigarette smoking versus electronic cigarettes in the ...
April 20, 2021
A University of Ottawa Heart Institute-led research project recorded a significant milestone last month when researchers enrolled a thousandth patient to participate in the study. The Optimal...
April 14, 2021
March 24, 2021
Brain Canada announces $1.9M investment for Heart Institute-led research project with transformative potential.
March 24, 2021 – The Canadian Platform for Research in Non-Invasive Brain Stimulation project (CanStim...
March 19, 2021
The University of Ottawa Heart Institute (UOHI) is awaiting instruction from provincial public health authorities concerning the specific role this hospital will play in vaccinating the community under Phase Two of the government’s vaccine...