Meet the Expert

The Heart Institute Patient Alumni held another successful Meet the Expert conference on April 23rd, 2019. Entitled “Mental Health and Cardiovascular Disease’, the conference featured experts of the Heart Institute and the University of Ottawa, as well as former...

Put Your Heart Into Tickers’ Cooking

May 21st @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm The University of Ottawa Heart Institute (UOHI) Patient Alumni is pleased to announce an upcoming food cooking demonstration, to continue to help its members achieve a healthier lifestyle. This event is planned for Tuesday, May 21st,...

Robotic Surgery 2019

Ottawa Heart Support Group (Health, Education, Activity, Research, Targets) Monday, April 15, 2019 7:30 – 9:00 pm Guest Speaker: David Glineur, MD, PhD Topic: “Robotic Surgery 2019” David Glineur, is a cardiac surgeon at the University of Ottawa Heart Institute. Dr....

Living with Atrial Fibrillation (AFib)

On February 28th, the University of Ottawa Heart Institute Patient Alumni held its Meet the Expert:  Living with AFib event at the Fieldhouse Restaurant in the RA Centre on Riverside Drive in Ottawa. Almost 90 guests were present to hear and share their experience...

Learn CPR with Family and Friends

This workshop is designed specifically for cardiac patients & their family members. 60% of people who receive first aid are helped by a family member or loved one. Effective CPR increases the chance of survival by 2-3 times. 50% of the workshop cost for each...