Ottawa Heart Support Group
(Health, Education, Activity, Research, Targets)
Monday, January 21, 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. Glineur received his medical degree with honours from the Université Catholique de Louvain in Brussels, Belgium in 1998. During his surgical residency, he underwent advanced laparoscopic training at the University of Lille in France. He obtained his General Surgery Board Certification in 2004. While a cardiac surgery fellow, he also completed a three-month minifellowship in off-pump coronary artery bypass surgery. Dr. Glineur is also an internationally recognized specialist in robotic cardiac surgery, especially for minimally invasive mitral valve repair.
OUR MEETING LOCATION IS:
The University of Ottawa Heart Institute
40 Ruskin Street, Ottawa, ON
2nd Floor Foustanellas Auditorium
The Ottawa Heart Support Group is an active group of heart patients who meet and wish to improve the quality of life for themselves and their families. We meet on the third Monday of each month, with the hope of helping others. We share experiences and aim to improve awareness and understanding of various heart conditions. Our objective is to reduce the fear, anxiety, and emotional stress that can often result from having a serious health problem. Our focus is on developing positive attitudes and enjoying life to the fullest. We pursue these objectives at our informal, monthly meetings with interesting and informative speaker as well as other heart-related activities. We welcome new members, their family and friends.
Ruskin Street Parking is free after 7:00 p.m.
More Information Contact
Mary Cameron 613-835-2347 or Bill Holland 613-824-9563