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    Issue No. 24                                                                        May 2021

Inaugural Trainee Day runs June 25th 


Our virtual event will feature both poster presentations and practical workshops on subjects including career guidance in industry and academia. To be part of the poster session please submit an abstract by May 11.

Register here

2021 Education Fund competition open  

The Ted Rogers Centre is accepting research submissions for our Education Fund award competition through May 14. Applicants with innovative ideas in heart failure have had an average success rate of 34% over the past three years.  

Apply here

'Everything changed that day'  

A remarkable family history of dilated cardiomyopathy unites one Toronto mother with our Cardiac Genome Clinic in an effort to "identify the genetic cause and determine if any of our children carry that gene, long before they are ever diagnosed." Ten children in the family are now proactively screened by SickKids cardiologists while the genomic team searches for answers. 
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Apple Watch study underway

Ted Rogers Centre scientific lead Dr. Heather Ross is spearheading a new clinical study in collaboration with Apple to test if remote monitoring with Apple Watch can help identify worsening heart failure early.
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Stay connected via event calendar 

On the Ted Rogers Centre event page we list upcoming lab meetings, entrepreneurship workshops, trainee opportunities, patient-focused events, global meetings and upcoming partner events. To list an event, please email  
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