Postponed: 2020 Canadian Women’s Heart Health Summit

The Canadian Women’s Heart Health Centre has been monitoring recommendations from Ottawa Public Health, the Public Health Agency of Canada, and partner hospitals and health organizations regarding the current COVID-19 (Coronavirus) outbreak. Considering the ongoing situation, the Summit Planning Committee has made the decision to cancel the on-site Summit, and postpone to 2021, dates TBD. This includes all oral presentations, accepted poster presentations, career mentoring sessions, and additional networking opportunities. 

The health and safety of our delegates, colleagues, staff, and partners is our top priority. Please stay tuned for more information.

COVID-19 Update

Registration Fees


Early Bird Fee
(Register on or before March 2, 2020)

Regular Fee
(Register after March 2, 2020)

Regular Attendee: One Day $275 $325
Regular Attendee: Two Days $450 $500
*Trainee: One Day $175 $225
*Trainee: Two Days $250 $300
**Person with Lived Experience: One Day $175 $225
**Person with Lived Experience: Two Days $250 $300
Networking Dinner $55 $55







New this year: We are pleased to offer FREE childcare at the Canadian Women's Heart Health Summit! On April 2 & 3, we will have licensed child-minding on-site at the Chateau Laurier in a quiet room where children can play, eat, and sleep. We will have an additional room where mothers can breastfeed and/or pump in privacy. If you are interested or would like to sign up for child-minding, please include this in your Summit registration.

*Trainee includes: undergraduate, masters, PhD, post-doc, medical students, residents and fellows with proof of status.
If no proof is provided onsite, the regular attendee rate will apply.

**Person with Lived Experience includes: those living with heart disease, stroke, and/or vascular conditions and caregivers of those with lived experience (family or informal caregiver/friend) who are also affiliated with an advocacy or health organization (e.g. Heart & Stroke, University of Ottawa Heart Institute, HeartLife, etc...).

Cancellation Deadline and Fee:
By registering for this Summit, you agree to the outlined terms and conditions. Refunds less a $75.00 administration charge will be issued for cancellations received in writing by February 2, 2020. No refund will be issued for cancellations received after this date. Only cancellations received in writing at will be processed.