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    Issue No. 18                                                                         March 2019

2019 Heart Failure Symposium expands

On May 3-4, the Ted Rogers Centre will hold its 4th annual heart failure symposium in conjunction with the HSRLCE Michael J. Sole Annual Cardiovascular Scientific Day. A faculty of national and U.S. experts includes Dr. Christine Seidman (pictured here), a pioneer in cardiovascular genetics. Register soon!
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Apply now for Education Fund competition 

The Ted Rogers Centre is pleased to announce our fifth annual Education Fund, which runs through May 10. ISO: novel research projects relating to heart failure from trainees and early-career investigators.  

Apply soon

Submit poster for Heart Failure Symposium 

The poster competition for our 2019 symposium will take place on Friday,
May 3rd. Authors of select posters will have a chance to address the full plenary audience during "Flash Science" sessions. All posters will be the focus of attention during the Trainee Showcase and Reception at 3:40 p.m.  
Submit by April 19

Engineering safe stem cells for the heart 

“The ultimate goal is to make stem cell-based therapies that reverse heart damage, and to deliver these therapies straight to patients in the clinic,” says our Education Fund winner Dr. Funakoshi, also a cardiologist. "Including my own patients." 
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How one nurse safely monitors 300 patients

Medly – a first-in-Canada heart failure management program – is transforming care of this difficult disease, reducing the burden on the health system, and improving the quality of life for patients. 
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