And now, a little something about our members

Member Stories

Members of Patient Alumni come from all walks of life but have one thing in common, their experience with the Ottawa Heart Institute. Take a look around to learn a bit more about our members, and who makes us what we are.

Are you a former patient with a story to tell? Tell us about your experience with the Heart Institute.

Shelley Posen

The University of Ottawa Heart Institute’s FAB REHAB Rehab today! Welcome back To treadmill, rowing, bike, and track Time to exercise a while— Weigh yourself and grab your file Check your pulse and your blood pressure Exercises made-to-measure. Join the circle, take a...

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Lise Grant

I am so sorry that it has taken me so long to write this. Life sometimes gets ahead of us and buries emails.

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Victoria E Mosonyi

Thanks to the staff of doctors and nurses and their dedication Victoria Mosonyi is alive and has a second chance to her life.

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Joseph Lunn

I have spent most of 2015 here at the Heart Institute. It is my home away from home.

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Diane Burton

Join me as I share with you some of my lessons learned and how I’m living heart disease now.

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Lannie Mitchell

My family doctor encouraged me to participate in the CardioPrevent® program at the Heart Institute and with their help I became more aware of my food choices.

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scotiabank

We thank Scotiabank for the generous contribution they made to the Institute as it moves towards the expansion of its patient care facilities.

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