Join Our New Facebook Page

  The Patient Alumni has an exciting announcement!  We are delighted to report that you can now follow us on our new Facebook page, the University of Ottawa Heart Institute Patient Alumni Association and get acquainted with your fellow Alumni. It is a place to...

February Is Heart Month

The University of Ottawa Heart Institute (UOHI) and its Patient Alumni Association celebrate February as Heart Month to raise awareness on the importance of cardiovascular health and on how to reduce your risk of cardiovascular disease. Heart disease affects...

Report on the Ethics Board’s Activities

Report from David Brisco on the Ethics Board’s activities as the UOHI Patient Alumni’s representative One of the things that make our Heart Institute the great institution that it is, is the ongoing program of research carried out by both specialized...

Enhancing your patient experience: What’s Next?

Welcome to the Heart Institute. The new Central Registration Desk will be located conveniently in the bright and spacious new main lobby which means One Stop for patients when they arrive. Renovations to the original Heart Institute building will see multiple levels...

Coutinho: The Future (of Women’s Heart Health) is Now

A White Paper published in the American Heart Association’s Journal, Circulation, is proposing a number of novel strategies for the improved future of heart health centres serving women. Dr. Thais Coutinho, Chief of the Division of Cardiac Prevention and...