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UHN researchers to benefit from Heart and Stroke Foundation major funding initiative
Heart and Stroke Foundation Unveils Bold New Approach to Funding Canada’s Leading Research Centres.Read more
Special Message from Dr. Barry Rubin
On behalf of the Peter Munk Cardiac Centre, I extend a heartfelt congratulations to the Test Your Limits team on reaching the South Pole.Read more
Congratulations to the Test Your Limits Team
On behalf of the Division of Cardiology at the Peter Munk Cardiac Centre, congratulations to the Test Your Limits team for this effort and all of your ongoing work in support of heart failure and heart transplant research. We all look forward to your safe return. Dr. Gary Newton Head, Division of CardiologyRead more
The Black Family Foundation Establishes Research Fellowship at the Peter Munk Cardiac Centre
Donation will fund Canada’s first research Fellowship for Vascular Surgery and Interventional Radiology TORONTO, ON (January ) – The Black Family Foundation (BFF) has made a $1 million donation to establish The Black Family Vascular Surgery-Interventional Radiology Research Fellowship in support of the Peter Munk Cardiac Centre at University Health Network. The integrated Fellowship is […]Read more
Test Your Limits: The Coats Have Arrived!
On Thursday, December 13, members of the Outdoor Survival Canada team came by Toronto General Hospital bearing gifts: the MISSION coats for the Test Your Limits team. Dr. Heather Ross and Dr. Diego Delgado were there to try on their coats and take a few photos with the team’s official clothing supplier.Read more
World’s first “Hearts and Minds” clinic for adults with genetic syndrome
His Excellency the Right Honourable David Johnston, Governor General of Canada, opened The Dalglish Family Hearts & Minds Clinic – the world’s first comprehensive, interdisciplinary clinic devoted to adults with 22q11.2 Deletion Syndrome(22q11.2DS) and their families. Joined by the Honourable Deborah Matthews, Minister of Health and Long-Term Care, the opening took place at University Health […]Read more
It’s less than four weeks until Dr. Heather Ross and the Test Your Limits team head to the South Pole!
Dr. Ross shared her training schedule, which is at its peak; she is working out six days a week to prepare herself for the two week expedition.Read more
GoodLife Fitness collaborates with Peter Munk Cardiac Centre to improve Canadians’ heart health
$5 million donation to establish GoodLife Fitness Centre of Excellence in Cardiovascular Rehabilitation MedicineRead more
[VIDEO] Outfitting ‘Test Your Limits’: A South Pole Expedition
Outdoor Survival Canada had the great opportunity to outfit a group of medical doctors who will be setting out on an expedition to the South Pole in order to raise awareness to heart failure and organ donation in Canada. We had a chance to talk to Dr. Heather Ross, one of the lead members of […]Read more
Introducing the Heart Bus
Calling all Torontonians! Have you seen “The Heart Bus” around town? We’re on the courtesy shuttle that takes patients between Toronto General Hospital & Toronto Western Hospital! Give the driver a wave when you see it!Read more