Merging cardiovascular health care, research and teaching

The Libin Cardiovascular Institute of Alberta coordinates all cardiovascular research, clinical care and education in southern Alberta. Our members are internationally known for their expertise. 

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Honouring Dr. Todd Anderson, MD

Friends and colleagues came together to honour Dr. Todd Anderson, MD, who recently stepped down from his position as Director of the Libin Cardiovascular Institute, a role he held for eight years. 

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Honouring Dr. Todd Anderson, MD

Friends and colleagues came together to honour Dr. Todd Anderson, MD, who recently stepped down from his position as Director of the Libin Cardiovascular Institute, a role he held for eight years.

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Daniel Holloway

In the News

Daniel Holloway was a cardiac surgery resident when he created a simulator to help him practise the technically challenging task of suturing the heart during surgery. Working with Innovate Calgary, Dr. Holloway, MD, an assistant professor at the Cumming School of Medicine, secured a patent for the training device.

The accomplishment recently earned him recognition as a 2019 Peak Scholar by University of Calgary President Ed McCauley.

“Securing the patent has been a steep learning curve and something quite different from my normal day job, but I enjoyed it,” says Holloway.

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CIHR funding announcement

Libin members collectively receive $1.5M in latest competition...

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Cardiac surgeon invents simulator to help teach new trainees how to suture the heart

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Why healthy communities may equal a healthy heart

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New training institute for health-care researchers focuses on a gap in big data

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