Connecting cardiovascular research, education and care

The Libin Cardiovascular Institute connects all cardiovascular research, clinical care and education in Southern Alberta. 

Cardiovascular patients: Please seek treatment!

Cardiovascular conditions are the No. 1 killer globally, far surpassing any deaths from infectious diseases. Yet during the COVID-19 pandemic, there has been a large drop in the number of cardiovascular patients seeking treatment. 

Unfortunately, your cardiovascular symptoms won't go away, and delaying treatment might cause serious harm and even death, so please don't avoid treatment due to fears over the coronavirus. Our physicians and health care providers are here to help you, so please let us by seeking treatment. 

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Patient Experience Awards: Learn how remote monitoring is improving the lives of heart patients with implantable devices

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Nursing alumna develops program to save lives through education around hands-only CPR

Cardiac RN Heather Agren started a community project called Compression-Only Resuscitation for Everyone...

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Libin trainee investigating the impact of plastic alternatives on cardiovascular system development

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Cardiac nurse practitioner receives provincial recognition

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Health research student wins UCalgary 3MT finals, heads to Western Regionals May 13

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