Welcome to the Cardiovascular Disease & Diabetes Research Program

The Cardiovascular Disease & Diabetes Research Program at St. Michael’s Hospital is extensive covering basic biomedical sciences, translational research, clinical and populations-based studies, and knowledge translation. Our researchers are actively involved in training future surgeon-scientists, developing national guidelines in cardiovascular and diabetes medicine, and working continuously toward the application of discovery to cure disease, reduce morbidity and extend the life of our patients.

Key Statistics

7

Every seven minutes someone dies from heart disease or stroke in Canada (Statistics Canada, 2011)

9000000

Canadians are living with diabetes or prediabetes (Canadian Diabetes Association, 2015)

20.8

the estimated cost to the Canadian economy from Cardiovascular disease (Conference Board of Canada, 2010) (Billions)

Upcoming Event Calendar

january, 2017

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12jan9:30 am- 10:30 amGLSE Career Centre Seminar - Research Résumé and Career Thinking
13jan1:00 pm- 2:00 pmResearch Training Centre: Training Seminar Series
16jan2:00 pm- 3:00 pmSRSA Crosstalks Seminar: How to Excel in Graduate School
17jan1:00 pm- 4:00 pmCompelling Scientific Writing Advanced Techniques: Session 1 Structured Communication
17jan4:30 pm- 6:00 pmU of T Critical Care Physiology Rounds: Mechanisms of Organ Failure: Respiratory System
20jan1:00 pm- 2:00 pmKeenan Research Seminar Series
25jan5:50 pm- 8:00 pmLife Sciences Career Development Society (LSCDS) Career Seminar Series
27jan1:00 pm- 2:00 pmResearch Training Centre: Training Seminar Series
31jan1:00 pm- 4:00 pmCompelling Scientific Writing Advanced Techniques: Session 2 Editing and Polishing
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