Speakers

Dr. Sonia Anand

KEYNOTE SPEAKER: Sonia Anand, MD, PhD, FRCPC
Professor of Medicine and Epidemiology, McMaster University
Director, Population Genomics Program
Senior Scientist at Population Health Research Institute
Hamilton Health Sciences and McMaster University
Hamilton, ON

 

Dr. C. Noel Bairey Merz

KEYNOTE SPEAKER: C. Noel Bairey Merz, MD, FACC, FAHA
Director, Barbra Streisand Women's Heart Center
Director, Linda Joy Pollin Women's Heart Health Program
Director, Erika J. Glazer Women's Heart Research Initiative
Director, Preventive Cardiac Center
Professor of Medicine, Cedars-Sinai Medical Center
Los Angeles, CA
 

Dr. Jennifer Blake

Jennifer Blake, MD, FRCSC
Chief Executive Officer
The Society of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists of Canada
Ottawa, ON

 

 

Thais Coutinho

Thais Coutinho, MD
Chief, Division of Prevention and Rehabilitation
Chair, Canadian Women's Heart Health Centre
University of Ottawa Heart Institute
Assistant Professor of Medicine
University of Ottawa
Ottawa, ON
 

Dr. Paul Dorian

Paul Dorian, MD, CM
Staff Cardiac Electrophysiologist
St. Michael's Hospital
Toronto, ON

 

 

Dr. Karin Humphries

Karin H. Humphries, MBA, DSc
Associate Professor, Faculty of Medicine, University of British Columbia (UBC)
UBC-Heart and Stroke Foundation Professor in Women's Cardiovascular Health
Scientific Director, BC Centre for Improved Cardiovascular Health
Vancouver, BC


 

Lisa McDonnell

Lisa McDonnell, BSc, MSc, EMBA
Manager, Prevention and Wellness Centre and Canadian Women’s Heart Health Centre
Division of Prevention and Rehabilitation
University of Ottawa Heart Institute
Ottawa, ON


 

Dr. Ruth McPherson

Ruth McPherson, PhD, MD, FRCPC, FACP, FRCS
Professor, Departments of Medicine and Biochemistry
Merck Frosst Canada Chair in Atherosclerosis Research
Director, Ruddy Canadian Cardiovascular Genetics Centre,
Atherogenomics Laboratory and Lipid Clinic
University of Ottawa Heart Institute
Ottawa, ON
 

Dr. Kerri-Anne Mullen

Kerri-Anne MullenPhD, MSc
Program Manager, Ottawa Model for Smoking Cessation Network
Division of Prevention and Rehabilitation
University of Ottawa Heart Institute
Ottawa, ON

 

Dr. Sharon Mulvagh

Sharon L. Mulvagh, MD FRCPC, FACC, FASE, FAHA
Emeritus Professor, Mayo Clinic
Professor, Department of Medicine
Division of Cardiology, Nova Scotia Health Authority
Dalhousie University
Halifax, NS

 

Dr. Kara Nerenberg

Kara Nerenberg, MD, MSc
General Internist (Obstetric Medicine) Clinician-Scientist
Assistant Professor, University of Calgary
Calgary, AB

 

 

Dr. Paul Oh

Paul Oh, MD, MSc, FRCPC
Medical Director and GoodLife Fitness Chair
Cardiac Disease Prevention and Rehabilitation Program
University Health Network
Peter Munk Cardiac Centre and Toronto Rehabilitation Institute
Toronto, ON

 

Dr. Jennifer Reed

Jennifer Reed, PhD, R.Kin
Scientist, Division of Prevention and Rehabilitation
Director, Exercise Physiology and Cardiovascular Health Lab
University of Ottawa Heart Institute
Adjunct Professor, Faculty of Health Sciences
University of Ottawa
Ottawa, ON
 

Robert Reid

Robert Reid, PhD, MBA 
Deputy Chief, Division of Prevention and Rehabilitation
University of Ottawa Heart Institute
Ottawa, ON

 

 

Dr. Marc Rodgers

Marc Rodger, MD, FRCPC, MSc (Epidemiology)
Professor, University of Ottawa
Chief and Chair, Division of Hematology
Head, Thrombosis Program
The Ottawa Hospital
Ottawa, ON

 

Dr. Tara Sedlak

Tara L. Sedlak, MD, FRCPC
Cardiologist, Vancouver General, and UBC Hospitals
Clinical Assistant Professor
University of British Columbia
Vancouver, BC


 

Dr. Graeme Smith

Graeme Smith, MD, PhD, FRCSC
Professor and Head, Obstetrics and Gynaecology
Kingston Health Sciences Centre
Kingston, ON

 

 

Wendy Wray

Wendy Wray, RN, BScN, MScN
Director, Women's Healthy Heart Initiative
McGill University Health Centre
Montreal, QC

 

 

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