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

Physical Activity: What Every Adult with Heart Disease Should Know


  • Dr. Jennifer Reed, RKin, PhD, Scientist, Director, Exercise Physiology and Cardiovascular Health Lab, University of Ottawa Heart Institute (UOHI)
  • Jennifer Harris, Regional Manager Cardiovascular Disease Prevention and Rehabilitation Outreach Program, Heart Wise Exercise Central Director, UOHI
  • Two former UOHI Patients who will share their exercise experiences
  • The main speakers will be followed up with a Q and A from the audience.

May 8th, 2018, 5:30 pm
Canal Ritz Restaurant
375 Queen Elizabeth Drive (at Fifth), Ottawa

Please RSVP here

**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)

The who, what, where, when and why of physical exercise after a cardiac event! Physical exercise can help protect your heart and reduce your risks of having further heart problems, and benefit your overall heart health. Come out to better understand what everyone with heart disease should know about physical exercise. 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.