Welcome to International Academy of Cardiovascular Sciences (HEARTACADEMY.ORG)

Honourary chairs:
Mrs. Dee Buchwald
Dr. Naranjan. S. Dhalla

Ivan Berkowitz
Krislyn Glays
Sidney Halpern
Charles LaFleche

Dr. Samir Bhattacharya
Sue Boreskie
Justin Bova
Debbie Brown
Jim Carr
Brenlee Carrington
Romel Dhalla
Mariella DiSanto
Al Dueck
Lea Girman
Peter Kaufmann
Kevin Kavanaugh
Francis Labossiere
Klaus Lahr
Jack Levit
Dr. Sharon MacDonald
Dr. Alan Menkis
Dr. Tony Miller
Dr. Luis Oppenheimer
Dr. Grant Pierce
John Rae
Dr. Bram Ramjiawan
Dr Pawan Singal
Dr. Mark Torchia
Holly Toupin

Following our extraordinary talks by Drs. Eldon Smith (Canada’s Heart Health Strategy), Jay Cohn (Live More Than 100 Years), Sharon Mulvagh (Women’s Heart Health), and Piero Anversa (Stem Cells), Dr. Yusuf will address the subject on which he is probably the world's leading cardiologist:








Dr. Yusuf is President-Elect of the World Heart Federation; and Professor of Medicine and Executive Director of the Population Health Research Institute at McMaster University and Hamilton Health Sciences, where he has established international programmes of research in CVD and prevention involving 85 countries. For details, please contact Ivan Berkowitz Ph: (204) 228-3193 E-mail: ivan@mymts.net

$60.00 each; Tables of 10 - $600.00

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An initiative of the International Academy of Cardiovascular Sciences “MB Think Tank” Supported by the Myles Robinson Memorial Heart Trust and St. Boniface Hospital Foundation.

-CV Network Vol 12. No 4

World-renowned Research Centre renamed

St-Boniface Hospital honoured Winnipeg visionary and philanthropist Paul Albrechtsen by renaming its Research Centre the St-Boniface Hospital Albrechtsen Research Centre. The Centre is the global headquarters of the International Academy of Cardiovascular Sciences where our Dr. Naranjan Dhalla was the founder of the Institute of Cardiovascular Sciences.

He was interviewed recently by the American Physiological Society's for their "Living History Program.

Click here to enjoy


3rd Harold Buchwald Lecture by Dr. Sharon Mulvagh, Mayo Clinic, Rochester


Click for An Important Conversation About Heart Health between Dr. Mulvagh and Marlo Thomas

If you missed the MANSHIELD CONSTRUCTION HEART HEALTH LUNCHEON featuring the 5th Harold Buchwald Lecture on October 3, 2013, please Click here for Dr Yusuf's extraordinary talk

Dr. Robert Roberts made a very special talk as the first Yetta and Jack Levit Distinguished Lecture. Click here to enjoy Dr. Roberts ' talk. On Nov. 2/15, Dr. John Cairns second Distinguished Lecture was extraordinary Click here for the lecture.

2nd Harold Buchwald Heart Health Lecture Sept. 29, 2009 ... an incredible talk by Dr. Jay Cohn which inspired Ivan Berkowitz to pursue a number of options which led to Dr. Duhamel's HAPPY Hearts Project. Click here to watch video

Read the latest bulletin from St. Boniface - excellent reports on IACS Fellows Drs. Menkis, Pierce and Kirshenbaum - great heart health advice!