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Celebrate Research


Thursday, April 20, 2023 - 03:30 to 06:00


St. Paul's Hospital Room LT 1500 -- 1081 Burrard Street Vancouver, BC V6Z 1Y6

Join us for an informative talk on cardiovascular health with leading medical practitioners from BC's health care sector.

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MC: Dr. Darryl Knight, President, Providence Research, Vice President, Research & Academic Affairs, Providence Health Care, Associate Dean, Research, Faculty of Medicine, University of British Columbia, Visiting Professor, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore.

  1. Dr. Karin Humphries, Associate Professor, Faculty of Medicine, University of British Columbia and holder of the UBC-Heart and Stroke Foundation Professorship in Women’s Cardiovascular Health. will speak on: "Much Accomplished, Much to Do in Women's Heart Health."
  2. Dr. Jason Andrade, Cardiac Electrophysiologist at Vancouver General Hospital (VGH) with joint appointment at the Montreal Heart Institute, Associate Professor of Medicine, University of British Columbia, and Assistant Professor at the Université de Montréal, will speak on, "Atrial Fibrillation - the Benefits of Early Intervention."
  3. Astrid De Souza, Clinical Exercise Physiologist & Research Associate, Children’s Heart Centre, BC Children’s Hospital, will address, "Looking Beyond Traditional Care in Pediatric Cardiology."
  4. Dr. Jasmine Grewal, Head, Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, University of British Columbia, Clinical Professor of Medicine and Director, Cardiac Obstetrics Program and the Virani Provincial Adult Congenital Heart Program (V-­‐PACH),  will speak to the specialized, "Care of the Pregnant Patient with Cardiac Disease: Canadian Experience."

Join us for networking and coffee from 3:30 to 4:00 PM.

Lecture begins at 4PM.