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From the prevention of disease to the development of life-saving interventions to the transformation of rehabilitation, our research is truly life changing.Find out more
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Our latest research
A breakthrough brings hope for preventing heart failure
Research awards will support Indigenous women’s health
Dr. Eric Smith’s work on stroke could help us prevent dementia
Game-changing research will reduce women’s risks
How do you treat a stroke that happened during sleep?
How viruses can trigger heart damage
Research in action
Heart & Stroke donors and volunteers have been fueling medical breakthroughs for over six decades.
- invested in research since 1952
- decline in heart and stroke disease death rate since 1952
- researchers currently funded across Canada
The Grant-in-Aid program supports innovative research in heart disease and stroke.Meet three grant recipients and learn about the life-saving potential of their work.
Chair and Professorship awards support outstanding scientists and leaders in cardiovascular disease research.Learn more about their impact.