November 12, 2021
Congratulations Katey Rayner, PhD!
The American Heart Association (AHA) will present its 2021 Joseph A. Vita Award to Katey Rayner, PhD. This award is given annually in honour of the late cardiovascular scientist...
October 26, 2021
It is with profound sadness that we say goodbye to Dr. Adolfo de Bold. Dr. de Bold was previously the director of the Cardiovascular Endocrinology Laboratory at the University of Ottawa Heart Institute (UOHI) and was also professor emeritus...
October 8, 2021
The University of Ottawa Faculty of Medicine (FoM) has bestowed Mireille Ouimet, PhD and Benjamin Hibbert, MD, PhD, of the Heart Institute with Awards of Excellence in...
October 1, 2021
In a research letter published in the Journal of the American College of Cardiology, a group of researchers led by Dr. Marc Ruel of the University of Ottawa Heart Institute (UOHI) conclude that minimally...
September 16, 2021
The Canada Foundation for Innovation has named Jodi Edwards, PhD, of the University of Ottawa Heart Institute (UOHI) a recipient of its...
August 5, 2021
Results of the trial are published in the New England Journal of Medicine
Researchers at the University of Ottawa Heart Institute (UOHI) comparing the efficacy and safety of two inotropic medicines used to treat patients with cardiogenic shock conclude there is no clinically significant difference...
July 28, 2021
The Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR) has announced the winning recipients of its Project Grant program for Spring 2021 and three University of Ottawa Heart Institute (UOHI) researchers have been awarded a total of nearly $2 million in...
July 15, 2021
The Government of Ontario has named Mireille Ouimet, PhD, of the University of Ottawa Heart Institute (UOHI) a recipient of an Early Researcher Award. She will receive a total of $190,000 in project funding for...
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, bestowing him with the 2021 Hermann Blumgart Award. The...
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. Rasheed is recognized for his exceptional...
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 Anticoagulation for Enhanced Risk Patients Post-...
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), co-led by...
March 18, 2021
OTTAWA, March 18, 2021 – The Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR) announced the recipients of its Fall 2020 Project Grant competition. Thais Coutinho, MD,...
March 9, 2021
With major funding from Genome Canada and partnership with Roche Diagnostics International, Heart Institute researchers now poised to tackle an important health issue affecting millions of Canadians.
OTTAWA, ON, March 9, 2021 – The University of Ottawa Heart Institute (UOHI) has been awarded nearly...
March 2, 2021
Team of specialists to study brain-heart connections with goal of transforming patient care
OTTAWA, March 3, 2021 – Today, the Canada Foundation for Innovation (CFI) awarded the Hub of Excellence for Cardio-Neuro-Mind Research Project (HCNMR)–spearheaded by...
February 10, 2021
February 10, 2021, OTTAWA - The Ottawa Department of Medicine bestowed three doctors from the University of Ottawa Heart Institute with important awards in science, education, and clinical innovation. Drs. Glenn Wells, Michael Froeschl, and Calum...
February 9, 2021
Peter Liu, MD, was selected to receive the University of Ottawa Heart Institute (UOHI)’s 2020 Global Achievement Award. This prestigious award recognizes UOHI investigators who have made a global impact in their sphere...
February 3, 2021
The Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR) Institute of Circulatory and Respiratory Health (ICRH) has announced support for Katey Rayner, PhD, of the University of Ottawa Heart Institute (UOHI) in partnership...
January 12, 2021
January 8, 2021
Earlier this week, JAMA Network Open made public the findings of a research study which...
January 5, 2021
Lieutenant Governor of Ontario and Chancellor of the Order of Ontario, the Honourable Elizabeth Dowdeswell has appointed Heart Institute cardiologist and Chief Scientific Officer Dr. Peter Liu to the 2020 Order of...