Ottawa Cardiovascular Research Day 2018


The Ottawa Cardiovascular Research Day (formerly known as Research Day) will be held on April 30, 2018 at the University of Ottawa Heart Institute (UOHI).


The Ottawa Cardiovascular Research Day will celebrate the region’s research excellence through moderated oral presentations and poster sessions. It is an excellent venue for trainees to showcase their outstanding projects, hone their presentation skills, and network with faculty and colleagues.

This event is open to all cardiovascular research trainees in the Ottawa region.

The event proceedings will be in English only.

Keynote Speaker

We are very pleased to be hosting the renowned cardiologist and researcher, Stanley Nattel, MD, as the event’s keynote speaker.


Event prizes recognize the best oral presentations and posters, including the Polk Award for the Best Clinical Science Oral Presentation, the Coralie Lalonde Innovation Award for the most ‘innovative’ abstract, amongst others.

Event Highlights:

  • Keynote lecture by Stanley Nattel, MD, FRCPC, Professor of Medicine and Paul-David Chair in Cardiovascular Electrophysiology, Université de Montréal; Professor of Medicine, McGill University; and Cardiologist and Director, Electrophysiology Research, Montréal Heart Institute
  • Oral presentations & moderated poster sessions
  • Investigator of the Year Lecture
  • Trainee of the Year Lecture & other trainee awards
  • Networking reception
  • Awards ceremony

Program Guide

Download the 2018 Program Guide.

Program Guide (pdf)

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