Children’s Heart Centre Research

Who we are:

The Children’s Heart Centre is a passionate team of clinicians, researchers, medical trainees, and technical and clerical staff. We are committed to producing high-quality research to improve care for children with cardiovascular conditions.

How we do research:

The Children’s Heart Centre is involved in local, provincial, national and international research in pediatric cardiology.

We use a variety of methods and collaborate with other services and disciplines, including nursing, psychology, laboratory scientists, and others. This allows our research projects to be diverse. Our research projects include synthesizing published literature, patient surveys and interviews, laboratory science, interventional studies and clinical trials of new treatments.

Why research is important:

To improve our understanding of pediatric cardiovascular conditions and inform clinical care and patient management.

Thank you to our patients and their families, and to our funders!