Funded Projects

Strategic Research Grants

Assessment of Norepinephrine Transport inhibition to Prevent Recurrent Vasovagal Syncope – POST-ATOM

Dr. Robert Sheldon
University of Calgary


Atrial Image-Guided Decision to Optimize Treatment of Atrial Fibrillation – AID-AF

Dr. Frank Prato
Western University


The Canadian Genetic Heart Rhythm Network: Innovative Strategies to Reduce the Risk of Sudden Cardiac Death Using Novel Clinical and Population Approaches

Dr. Andrew Krahn
University of British Columbia

Dr. Robert Hamilton
University of Toronto


Early Invasive vs. Delayed Intervention for Atrial Fibrillation

Dr. Jason Andrade
University of British Columbia


Remote Patient Management for Cardiac Implantable Electronic Devices – RPM-CIED

Dr. Ratika Parkash
Dalhousie University


Validation and Implementation of the Canadian Syncope Risk Scale for Risk-Stratification of Syncope Patients in the Emergency Department

Dr. Venkatesh Thiruganasambandamoorthy
University of Ottawa


Patient-Centred Atrial Fibrillation Management Program – PCAF

Dr. Peter Leong-Sit
Western University

Dr. Benedict Glover
Queen’s University


Reducing Sudden Cardiac Death via ICT: Coordinated Use of Information and Communication Technologies (ICT) to Empower Patients and Their Families to Reduce SCD Post Myocardial Infarction

Dr. Calum Redpath
University of Ottawa Heart Institute


Decreasing Hospital Admissions From the Emergency Department for Acute Atrial Fibrillation

Dr. Ian Stiell
Ottawa Hospital Research Institute


AMIQA Canada – Acute Myocardial Infarction Quality Assurance Study Canada

Dr. Jaimie Manlucu
Western University


CANSync – The Canadian Syncope Atlas

Dr. Roopinder Sandhu
University of Alberta

Dr. Padma Kaul
University of Alberta


Community Alternatives for Syncope Management in the Emergency Room – CASMER

Dr. Satish Raj
University of Calgary


Optimal Management of Low-Risk Syncope Patients

Dr. Venkatesh Thiruganasambandamoorthy
University of Ottawa; Ottawa Hospital Research Institute


Targeted Initiatives to Decrease the Burden of Sudden Cardiac Death in Canada – A CANet-CanROC Collaboration

Dr. Paul Dorian
University of Toronto

Major Industry-partnered Research Grants

Ignite Grant

SEED Grant

Heart & Stroke Foundation Emerging Research Leaders Initiative (ERLI)

GENEtic Predictors of Successful Atrial Fibrillation Treatment (GENE-AF)

Dr. Jason Roberts
Department of Medicine, Western University

Mentor: Dr. Anthony Tang

Optimizing Cerebral Oxygenation and Metabolism in Cardiac Arrest

Dr. Steve Lin
Rescu, Li Ka Shing Knowledge Institute, St. Michael’s Hospital

Mentor: Dr. Paul Dorian

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