News & Events

CANet Strategic Science Fund
09
Jun

Strategic Science Fund (SSF) – Letter of intent assessment results

We’re excited to share the news that the Government of Canada has announced CANet’s successful...
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Hugh Winsor — CANet Patient Partner
19
May

Meet Hugh

In his experience, CANet Patient Partner Hugh Winsor believes that patients need to combine their...
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CANet Partners with Montreal Heart Institute
03
May

CANet partnership with the creation of the Canadian Heart Function Alliance (CHF Alliance) Network

The Montreal Heart Institute leads a Pan-Canadian alliance aimed to improve health outcomes for Canadians...
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Tim Westhaver — CANet Patient Partner
16
Mar

Meet Tim

CANet Patient Partner Tim Westhaver lives with an inherited heart disease called hypertrophic cardiomyopathy (HCM).
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CANet Heart Month — 10 Healthy Heart Tips
10
Feb

February Heart Month — 10 Healthy Heart Tips

Up to 80% of premature heart disease and stroke cases are preventable through healthy lifestyle...
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Dr. George Wyse
27
Jan

Remembering Dr. George Wyse — Canadian cardiac arrhythmia pioneer, beloved mentor, and early CANet champion

Early this year, a giant of Canadian electrophysiology, Dr. George Wyse, passed away peacefully at...
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VIRTUES - CANet Digital Health
18
Jan

Leading the way in digital health

Dr. Anthony Tang envisions a not-so-distant future where sensors, voice recognition, cloud-computing and data analytics...
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Stephen Wilson — CANet Investigator
03
Dec

Cardiac researcher finds one-third of Canadian heart attack patients don’t receive recommended followup care

About 10 per cent of heart attack survivors are left with pump dysfunction caused by...
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30
Nov

Meet Danaka

CANet Patient Partner and Trainee Danaka Porter, recalls her history with supraventricular tachycardia (SVT) and how she leveraged that...
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Aufero Medical — CANet Partner
30
Nov

CANet and Aufero Medical work together to provide stability in patient care

“Patient care has motivated me to become what I am today,” says Daniel Gelman, CEO...
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27
May

Canadian surgical technologies improve patient outcomes worldwide

Canada’s medical technology firms are celebrated worldwide for advances that improve health outcomes and increase...
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02
Mar

Doctors repurposing medical devices and apps for COVID-19

Health care workers around the world have risen to the challenges of the COVID-19 pandemic...
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23
Feb

UCalgary research may lead to new guidelines for treating atrial fibrillation

Atrial fibrillation (AF) is a progressive, irregular and often rapid heart rate that increases the...
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CANet — Cardiac Arrhythmia Network of Canada
10
Feb

B.C. study is a game-changer for heart rhythm treatment

A ground-breaking B.C.-led study will change how atrial fibrillation – a common heart rhythm problem...
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03
Dec

First-line cryoablation for initial treatment of atrial fibrillation can improve both quality of life and symptoms compared with antiarrhythmic drug therapy

Recent findings published in The New England Journal of Medicine, highlight the success of the CANet-funded...
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