Cardiovascular Health Psychology and Behavioural Medicine Laboratory

Our research focuses on the role of behavioural, cognitive, psychological and social mechanisms and interventions for patients with cardiovascular disease and their partners, with the goal of improving cardiovascular health, mental health, and quality of life outcomes.

Focus 

 We have special interest in health behaviour change interventions (e.g., smoking cessation, exercise), social relationships and health, and psychological interventions aimed at improving mental health among cardiovascular patients (and their partners).

Staff 

Current Team members:

  • Melissa Malette
  • Dr. Karen Bouchard
  • Matthew Clyde
  • Aziza Byron Al-Hassan
  • Dr. Adam Heenan
Positions Available 

Dr. Tulloch provides research supervision to trainees from the undergraduate to postdoctoral level. Please contact her directly if you are interested in working in her laboratory.

Contact: hetulloch@ottawaheart.ca