2023 Videos

Date Speaker Topic
December 4, 2023 Adam Shuhendler, PhD
Scientist
University of Ottawa Heart Institute
Associate professor
Department of Chemistry and Biomolecular Sciences & Department of Biology (cross-appointment)
University of Ottawa
Weekly Research Conference
Towards Imaging-Based Patient Stratification for Interventional Cardiology and Nephrology
November 29, 2023 Dr. Laurel Charlesworth
Neurology and Sleep Disorder Medicine
Cardiology Rounds
Fatigue Risk Management for Physicians and Healthcare Professionals
November 20, 2023 Julie Redfern, PhD
Professor of Public Health
2022 NSW Woman of Excellence
Weekly Research Conference
Cardiac Rehabilitation Rounds: Australian Perspective on Cardiac Rehabilitation
November 15, 2023 Dr. Lee Harel-Sterling
Cardiology C3
PGY6 UOHI Chief Resident
Cardiology Rounds
Long Term Outcomes of Cardiogenic Shock
November 8, 2023 Dr. Ruth McPherson, MD, PhD, FRCPC, FACP, FRSC
Professor of Medicine, Division of Cardiology
Director, Atherogenomics Laboratory and Lipid Clinic
University of Ottawa Heart Institute
Cardiology Rounds
Targeting inflammation in cardiovascular disease: From canakinumab to colchicine
October 23, 2023 Kelly Cobey, PhD
Scientist
University of Ottawa Heart Institute
Weekly Research Conference
Introducing the Metaresearch and Open Science Program
October 16, 2023 Erin Mulvihill, PhD
Director
Energy Substrate Metabolism Research Laboratory
University of Ottawa Heart Institute
Weekly Research Conference
Translational Research: Using Models to Understand Mechanisms in Cardiovascular Disease
October 11, 2023 Dr. Alfredo Walker
Forensic Pathologist
Faculty of Medicine, University of Ottawa
Cardiology Rounds
Deaths During Restraint
October 10, 2023 Mahadeo Sukhai, PhD
Vice-President
Research and International Affairs
Chief Accessibility Officer
Canadian National Institute for the Blind
Special Research Seminar
Creating An Accessible Biomedical Ecosystem
October 4, 2023 Dr Matthias Friedrich MD, FESC, FACC, FSCMR
Cardiologist Chief, Cardiovascular Imaging
McGill University Health Centre
Scientific Director Courtois Cardiovascular Signature Program
Grand Rounds
Disruptive Developments in Cardiac MR
October 2, 2023 Alexandra King, MD 
Cameco Chair in Indigenous Health and Wellness
University of Saskatchewan 

Malcolm King, PhD 
Scientific Director
Saskatchewan Centre for Patient-Oriented Research

Weekly Research Conference
September 25, 2023 Tim Assimes, MD, PhD
Associate Professor of Medicine
Stanford University School of Medicine
Director, Medical and Population Genomics for Precision Health
Associate Director, Epidemiology and Informatics Center (ERIC) for Genomics
VA Palo Alto Health Care System
Weekly Research Conference - Michael Potter and Family Cardiovascular Genetics Endowed Lectureship
Key Questions Answered 15+ Years Into the GWAS Era for Coronary Artery Disease
September 20, 2023 Erin Rosenberg, MD, MHA, FRCPC
Department of Critical Care Medicine
University of Ottawa / The Ottawa Hospital
Cardiology Rounds
Updates in Critical Care for the Cardiologist
September 18, 2023 Rod Taylor, MSc, PhD
Professor of Population Health Research
University of Glasgow
Adjunct Professor
Faculty of Health Sciences
National Institute of Public Health and Department of Psychology
University of South Denmark
Weekly Research Conference
Two Decades of Cardiac Rehabilitation Research and Practice: a look back and a look forward
September 11, 2023 Hugo Issa, MD
Cardiac Surgeon
University of Ottawa Heart Institute and CHEO
Weekly Research Conference
Perspectives in Research on the Adult Congenital Heart Disease Ottawa Population
September 6, 2023 Rhian Touyz, MBBCH, M.Sc. (Med), PhD
Executive Director and Chief Scientific Officer
Research Institute of the McGill University Health Centre (RI-MUHC)
Dr. Phil Gold Chair in Medicine
McGill University
Grand Rounds
The Vasculome in Hypertension and Small Vessel Disease
June 28, 2023 Kenza Rahmouni El Idrissi
Cardiac Surgery Resident
Cardiology Rounds
Defining the Role of Dual Antiplatelet Therapy after Coronary Artery Bypass Surgery
June 26, 2023 Tahir Kafil, MD
Echocardiography and Advanced Cardiac Imaging Fellow
Cleveland Clinic Foundation
Weekly Research Conference
Lessons from the Myocarditis Clinic
June 19, 2023 Stephanie Fuller, MD, MS
Professor of Clinical Surgery
Perelman School of Medicine
University of Pennsylvania
Weekly Research Conference - Wilbert J. Keon Endowed Lectureship
Gift Horses: A Continuum of Congenital Care
June 7, 2023 Adam Feinberg, PhD
Professor
Regenerative Biomaterials and Therapeutics
Dept. of Biomedical Engineering
Dept. of Materials Science and Engineering
Dept. of Mechanical Engineering (Courtesy)
Carnegie Mellon University
Special Research Seminar
Volumetric 3D Printing of Human Hearts
June 7, 2023 Drs. Willy Weng, Yasmeen Salmeen, Li Wei Tan
AFC- Adult Cardiac Electrophysiology Fellows
University of Ottawa Heart Institute
Cardiology Rounds
Heart Rhythm Society Conference 2023 Updates
June 5, 2023 Michel Le May, MD
Director, University of Ottawa Heart Institute Regional STEMI Program,
University of Ottawa
Professor, Faculty of Medicine,
University of Ottawa
Weekly Research Conference
The use of sodium-glucose cotransporter-2 (SGLT2) inhibitors in ST Elevation Myocardial Infraction (STEMI)
May 31, 2023 Rebecca Hahn, MD
Professor of Medicine, Columbia University Irving Medical Centre
Chief Scientific Officer, Echo Core Lab, Cardiovascular Research Foundation Director, Interventional Echocardiography, Columbia Structural Heart & Valve Center
Grand Rounds
Dispelling Misconceptions of Tricuspid Regurgitation Anatomy, Pathophysiology and Treatment
May 29, 2023 Douglas Johnston, MD
Chief of Cardiac Surgery, Department of Surgery
Northwestern School of Medicine
Weekly Research Conference - Foustanellas Cardiac Surgery Endowed Lectureship
From Valves to Value: Patient Safety in Cardiac Surgery
May 24, 2023 Michael Thibert, MD, FRCPC
PGY-8 Cardiac Electrophysiology Fellow
University of Ottawa Heart Institute
Cardiology Rounds
Frequent Ventricular Ectopy: Defining Outcomes, When, and How to Treat
May 17, 2023 Dr. Hassan Mir, MD, MHI, FRCPC
Cardiologist and Echocardiographer
Division of Cardiology and Division of Cardiac Prevention and Rehabilitation
Chair, Smoking Cessation
University of Ottawa Heart Institute
Cardiology Rounds
Clearing the Air and Lighting the Way to a Smoke-Free Future
May 10, 2023 Dr. Khalid Naji
Adult Cardiac Imaging Fellow
University of Ottawa Heart Institute
Cardiology Rounds
Amyloid Selfie
May 8, 2023 Glenn Wells, PhD
Medical Physicist & Director of SPECT Research
Department of Nuclear Cardiology
University of Ottawa Heart Institute
Associate Professor, Division of Cardiology, University of Ottawa
Adjunct Professor, Department of Physics
Carleton University
Weekly Research Conference
Motion Correction in Cardiac SPECT
May 3, 2023 Dr. Jean Lucien Rouleau
Cardiologist, Professor of Medicine
University of Montreal
Canadian Heart Function Alliance Lead
Grand Rounds
The Canadian Heart Function Alliance: A patient-driven Network
May 1, 2023

Calum Redpath, MD
Clinician-Scientist & Staff Cardiologist,
University of Ottawa Heart Institute

Assistant Professor, Department of Medicine
University of Ottawa

Weekly Research Conference
Improving Arrhythmia Detection and Treatment One Step at a Time
April 26, 2023 Omar Abdel-Razek, MSc, MD, FRCPC
Interventional/Structural Cardiology Fellow,
University of Ottawa Heart Institute
Cardiology Rounds
Structural Interventions - To 2030 and Beyond
April 24, 2023 Mete Civelek, PhD
Associate Professor, Biomedical Engineering
Resident Faculty, Center for Public Health Genomics,
University of Virginia
Weekly Research Conference
Systems Genetics Analysis of Smooth Muscle Cell Phenotypes in Diverse Ancestries
April 19, 2023

Erin Michos, MD

Director, Women’s Cardiovascular Health Research,
Associate Director, Preventative Cardiology
Associate Professor, Division of Cardiology
Johns Hopkins School of Medicine

Cardiology Rounds
Female-specific factors that influence women’s cardiovascular risk across the lifespan
April 17, 2023 Aun Yeong Chong, MD
Staff Interventional Cardiologist,
University of Ottawa Heart Institute
Assistant Professor, Faculty of Medicine,
University of Ottawa
Weekly Research Conference
Coronary Physiology and Intravascular Imaging
April 12, 2023 Andrew Mulloy, MD, FRCPC, DRCPSC
University of Ottawa Heart Institute
Cardiology Rounds
An Introduction to Dive Physiology for Cardiologists
April 5, 2023 James Fang, MD 
HFSA President-Elect
Professor of Medicine
Chief, Division of Cardiovascular Medicine
Executive Director, Cardiovascular Service Line
University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT
Grand Rounds
Heart Failure with Preserved Ejection Fraction: Five Common Myths
April 3, 2023 Kerri-Anne Mullen, PhD
Scientist and Director, Canadian Women’s Heart Health Centre and Prevention and Wellness Centre,
University of Ottawa Heart Institute
Weekly Research Conference
A Little Less Talk and a Lot More Action: Advancing women’s cardiovascular health research
March 29, 2023 Dr. David Messika-Zeitoun
Dr. Rebecca Crosier
Dr. Lisa Mielniczuk
Cardiology Rounds
ACC Conference 2023 Updates: TRILUMINATE, CLEAR and AIMI-HF TRIALS
March 27, 2023 F. Daniel Ramirez, MD, MSc, FRCPC
Cardiac Electrophysiologist,
Division of Cardiology,
University of Ottawa Heart Institute
Weekly Research Conference
Whatever Happened to the Physiology in Electrophysiology?”: Understanding atrial function to treat atrial fibrillation
March 22, 2023 Dr. Pascal Theriault Lauzier Cardiology Rounds
Aortic Valve Calcification: Clinical Implications and Automated Quantification by Artificial Intelligence
March 20, 2023 Deborah Siegal, MD, MSc, FRCPC
Hematologist (Thrombosis), The Ottawa Hospital
Associate Professor, Department of Medicine, University of Ottawa
Associate Scientist, Clinical Epidemiology Program, Ottawa Hospital Research Institute
Tier 2 Canada Research Chair in Anticoagulant Management of Cardiovascular Disease
Weekly Research Conference
Restarting Anticoagulation after Bleeding: Whether, When and How
March 1, 2023 James de Lemos, MD
Professor of Internal Medicine, Division of Cardiology:
Sweetheart Ball-Kern Wildenthal, MD, PhD Distinguished Chair in Cardiology;
UT Southwestern Medical Centre
Grand Rounds
Using Biomarkers to Add Precision to Cardiovascular Medicine, Prevention and Population Health: Hype or Hope?
February 27, 2023 Lisa Mielniczuk, MD
Director, Heart Failure Program and Medical Director, Cardiac Transplantation Program;
Medical Director, Pulmonary Hypertension Clinic;
University of Ottawa Heart Institute
Professor, Department of Medicine
University of Ottawa
Weekly Research Conference
Understanding Right Heart Failure: From a Bench to a Platform
February 22, 2023 Dr. Ali Hillani, MD, DRCPSC Cardiology Rounds
How Can We Stop A Heart Attack?
February 8, 2023 Dr. Mark Haykowsky Cardiology Rounds
Pathophysiology of exercise intolerance in breast cancer: Similarities between heart failure and preserved ejection fraction
February 6, 2023 Melissa Brouwers, PhD
Professor and Director, School of Epidemiology and Public Health Faculty of Medicine, University of Ottawa
Weekly Research Conference
SEPH Graduate Program Revised, Reinvigorated, Reformed:
Developing Research Leaders Of Tomorrow
February 1, 2023 Hariette Van Spall, MD
Associate Professor, Division of Cardiology
McMaster University
Grand Rounds
Knowledge to Action: Improving Implementation of Evidence-Based Care in Heart Failure (HF)
January 30, 2023 Thomas Lagace, PhD
Scientist & Director, Lipoprotein Receptor Biology Laboratory,
University of Ottawa Heart Institute
Associate Professor, Department of Biochemistry, Microbiology and Immunology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Ottawa
Weekly Research Conference
Intertwined Roles of PCSK9 in Lipoprotein Metabolism and Inflammation
January 25, 2023 Dr. Rebecca Crosier, HBSc, MD Cardiology Rounds
Heart Failure in Women
January 23, 2023 Terrence Ruddy, MD
Director, Nuclear Cardiology, University of Ottawa Heart Institute
Professor, Division of Cardiology, University of Ottawa
Weekly Research Conference
Emerging Clinical Role of SPECT Myocardial Blood Flow (MBF)
January 18, 2023 Robert Chen, MD
Staff anesthesiologist
University of Ottawa Heart Institute
Hybrid Anesthesia Rounds
Enhanced Recovery After cardiac Surgery (ERAS) and pain control
January 18, 2023 Dr. Quinton Barry Cardiology Rounds
Revascularization in Ischemic Cardiomyopathy
January 16, 2023 Benjamin Rotstein, PhD
Scientist and Director, Molecular Imaging Probes and Radiochemistry Laboratory
University of Ottawa Heart Institute
Associate Professor, Department of Biochemistry, Microbiology and Immunology, Faculty of Medicine University of Ottawa
Weekly Research Conference
Cardiac PET Neuroimaging: Old Tools and New Tech
January 11, 2023 Dr. Ruth McPherson
University of Ottawa Heart Institute
Cardiology Rounds
Dyslipidemia: New and old therapies for CVD Prevention
January 9, 2023 Jennifer Reed, PhD
Scientist and Director, Exercise Physiology and Cardiovascular Health Laboratory
University of Ottawa Heart Institute
Associate Professor, School of Epidemiology and Public Health, Faculty of Medicine University of Ottawa
Weekly Research Conference
Stepping up Cardiovascular Care for Atrial Fibrillation and Women’s Heart Health
January 4, 2023 Hanns Lochmuller, MD, PhD
Tier 1 Canada Research Chair in Neuromuscular Genomics and Health
Senior Scientist, CHEO Research Institute
Professor of Neurology,
University of Ottawa
Grand Rounds
Myotonic Dystrophy and Translational Research