The University of Ottawa Patient Alumni Association invites you to its upcoming Meet the Expert*conference:

Mental Health and Cardiovascular Disease


  • Dr. Heather Tulloch, Clinical, Health, and Rehabilitation Psychologist at the University of Ottawa Heart Institute (UOHI); and Assistant Professor with the Department of Medicine, in the Faculty of Medicine at the University of Ottawa
  • Dr. Robert Swenson, MD, Professor at the Department of Psychiatry with the Faculty of Medicine at the University of Ottawa
  • M. Frank Cassidy and Ms. Joan Wright, former UOHI Patients, will share their experience

The main speakers will be followed up with a Q&A from the audience.


April 23rd, 2019, 5:30 pm


Canal Ritz Restaurant

375 Queen Elizabeth Drive (at Fifth), Ottawa



Please Register 

Seating is limited. Please bring either an electronic or paper copy of your confirmation ticket to ensure admittance to this event.


**This is a FREE event and all are welcome. Food and beverages available for purchase**

(Please arrive early to allow time for placing your order prior to the beginning of the conference)


Come out to better understand what everyone should know about mental health as it relates to cardiovascular diseases. Enjoy this opportunity to chat with experts and patients alike!

*Meet the Expert is part of the Patient Alumni Speaker Series that connects Heart Institute patients and experts, as well as members of the community, on a variety of topics related to heart disease, in an informal and social setting.