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Public Lecture
Symposia
Ottawa Heart Conference 2018: Precision Medicine in Cardiovascular Disease
April 26, 2018
12:00 AM

Featuring a Public Lecture in partnership with the Gairdner Foundation

Register for the Public Lecture here

Register for the Conference here

This 1.5 day event held April 26 and 27 at the National Arts Centre in downtown Ottawa will focus on Precision Medicine in Cardiovascular Disease and will highlight recent advancements and breakthroughs in preventing and treating cardiovascular disease in a precise targeted manner. The conference will feature some of the latest in systems biology, big data analytics, biomarkers, disease-in-a-dish modelling and personalized health innovations. The science will address impacts on cardiometabolic diseases, atherosclerosis, cardiac arrhythmias and heart failure.

This accredited event will bring together translational scientists, clinician scientists, cardiologists and trainees in cardiovascular science, and will facilitate scientific dialogue, exchange of information, and networking that will enable international collaborative opportunities. Additional sessions outside of plenary lectures will include a trainee career networking event and a public lecture.




Event Information

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201826apr - 27apr 2612:00 amapr 27Ottawa Heart Conference 2018: Precision Medicine in Cardiovascular Disease12:00 am - 11:59 pm (27) National Arts Centre, 1 Elgin Street, at Confederation SquareEvent Type:Public Lecture,SymposiaEvent Audience:Biomedical Scientists,Government,Public,Students

Event Details

Featuring a Public Lecture in partnership with the Gairdner Foundation

Register for the Public Lecture here

Register for the Conference here

This 1.5 day event held April 26 and 27 at the National Arts Centre in downtown Ottawa will focus on Precision Medicine in Cardiovascular Disease and will highlight recent advancements and breakthroughs in preventing and treating cardiovascular disease in a precise targeted manner. The conference will feature some of the latest in systems biology, big data analytics, biomarkers, disease-in-a-dish modelling and personalized health innovations. The science will address impacts on cardiometabolic diseases, atherosclerosis, cardiac arrhythmias and heart failure.

This accredited event will bring together translational scientists, clinician scientists, cardiologists and trainees in cardiovascular science, and will facilitate scientific dialogue, exchange of information, and networking that will enable international collaborative opportunities. Additional sessions outside of plenary lectures will include a trainee career networking event and a public lecture.

Time

26 (Thursday) 12:00 am - 27 (Friday) 11:59 pm

Location

National Arts Centre

1 Elgin Street, at Confederation Square

Organizer

University of Ottawa Heart Instituteresearchconference@ottawaheart.ca

Speakers for this event

  • Victor J. Dzau MD

    Victor J. Dzau MD

    President, US National Academy of Medicine (NAM); Vice Chair, US National Research Council; Chancellor Emeritus and James B Duke Professor, Duke University Health System

    Member, Gairdner Foundation Board of Directors

    President, US National Academy of Medicine (NAM); Vice Chair, US National Research Council; Chancellor Emeritus and James B Duke Professor, Duke University Health System

Schedule

    • Day 1
    • Day 2
    • April 26, 2018
    • 8:00 am 6th International Ottawa Heart Conference: Precision Medicine in Cardiovascular Disease8:00 am - 5:00 pmThis 1.5 day event held April 26 and 27 at the National Arts Centre in downtown Ottawa will focus on Precision Medicine in Cardiovascular Disease and will highlight recent advancements and breakthroughs in preventing and treating cardiovascular disease in a precise targeted manner. The conference will feature some of the latest in systems biology, big data analytics, biomarkers, disease-in-a-dish modelling and personalized health innovations. The science will address impacts on cardiometabolic diseases, atherosclerosis, cardiac arrhythmias and heart failure.

    • April 27, 2018
    • 1:00 pm Public Lecture: Medical Breakthroughs: What are the Possible Game-Changers in the Near Future? How will they impact health and society?1:00 pm - 2:00 pmPresented by Dr. Victor Dzau: The world is confronted with the rising epidemics of cardiovascular disease, cancer, and aging. Cardiovascular Disease is the number 1 cause of death globally with an estimated 17.7 million people died from CVDs in 2015, representing 31% of all global deaths. Speakers: Victor J. Dzau MD

    • April 27, 2018
    • 2:00 pm Public Lecture: Panel Discussion2:00 pm - 3:00 pmFollowing the lecture a panel will: discuss emerging trends in global health related to cardiovascular disease, cancer, and aging; promising developments in science and biotechnology innovation and their potential to transform all aspects of health and healthcare; societal implications of new biotechnology advances

RSVP (E-mail or link)

https://www.ottawaheart.ca/researchers/conferences-events/ottawa-heart-conference-2018-precision-medicine-cardiovascular

201826apr - 27apr 2612:00 amapr 27Ottawa Heart Conference 2018: Precision Medicine in Cardiovascular Disease12:00 am - 11:59 pm (27) National Arts Centre, 1 Elgin Street, at Confederation SquareEvent Type:Public Lecture,SymposiaEvent Audience:Biomedical Scientists,Government,Public,Students

Event Details

Featuring a Public Lecture in partnership with the Gairdner Foundation

Register for the Public Lecture here

Register for the Conference here

This 1.5 day event held April 26 and 27 at the National Arts Centre in downtown Ottawa will focus on Precision Medicine in Cardiovascular Disease and will highlight recent advancements and breakthroughs in preventing and treating cardiovascular disease in a precise targeted manner. The conference will feature some of the latest in systems biology, big data analytics, biomarkers, disease-in-a-dish modelling and personalized health innovations. The science will address impacts on cardiometabolic diseases, atherosclerosis, cardiac arrhythmias and heart failure.

This accredited event will bring together translational scientists, clinician scientists, cardiologists and trainees in cardiovascular science, and will facilitate scientific dialogue, exchange of information, and networking that will enable international collaborative opportunities. Additional sessions outside of plenary lectures will include a trainee career networking event and a public lecture.

Time

26 (Thursday) 12:00 am - 27 (Friday) 11:59 pm

Location

National Arts Centre

1 Elgin Street, at Confederation Square

Organizer

University of Ottawa Heart Instituteresearchconference@ottawaheart.ca

Speakers for this event

  • Victor J. Dzau MD

    Victor J. Dzau MD

    President, US National Academy of Medicine (NAM); Vice Chair, US National Research Council; Chancellor Emeritus and James B Duke Professor, Duke University Health System

    Member, Gairdner Foundation Board of Directors

    President, US National Academy of Medicine (NAM); Vice Chair, US National Research Council; Chancellor Emeritus and James B Duke Professor, Duke University Health System

Schedule

    • Day 1
    • Day 2
    • April 26, 2018
    • 8:00 am 6th International Ottawa Heart Conference: Precision Medicine in Cardiovascular Disease8:00 am - 5:00 pmThis 1.5 day event held April 26 and 27 at the National Arts Centre in downtown Ottawa will focus on Precision Medicine in Cardiovascular Disease and will highlight recent advancements and breakthroughs in preventing and treating cardiovascular disease in a precise targeted manner. The conference will feature some of the latest in systems biology, big data analytics, biomarkers, disease-in-a-dish modelling and personalized health innovations. The science will address impacts on cardiometabolic diseases, atherosclerosis, cardiac arrhythmias and heart failure.

    • April 27, 2018
    • 1:00 pm Public Lecture: Medical Breakthroughs: What are the Possible Game-Changers in the Near Future? How will they impact health and society?1:00 pm - 2:00 pmPresented by Dr. Victor Dzau: The world is confronted with the rising epidemics of cardiovascular disease, cancer, and aging. Cardiovascular Disease is the number 1 cause of death globally with an estimated 17.7 million people died from CVDs in 2015, representing 31% of all global deaths. Speakers: Victor J. Dzau MD

    • April 27, 2018
    • 2:00 pm Public Lecture: Panel Discussion2:00 pm - 3:00 pmFollowing the lecture a panel will: discuss emerging trends in global health related to cardiovascular disease, cancer, and aging; promising developments in science and biotechnology innovation and their potential to transform all aspects of health and healthcare; societal implications of new biotechnology advances

RSVP (E-mail or link)

https://www.ottawaheart.ca/researchers/conferences-events/ottawa-heart-conference-2018-precision-medicine-cardiovascular




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