The JUMPSTART study aims to optimize an early mobilization (exercise) program for patients who have undergone a transcatheter aortic valve replacement, and assess its impacts on quality of life.


The SMART-AMI study focuses on the implementation, evaluation and sustainability of a smartphone application intended to streamline communication between Hamilton General Hospital’s interventional cardiologists and emergency medicine physicians who encounter patients presenting with suspected ST Elevation Myocardial Infarction.

Heart Function Inpatient Unit

The Heart Function Inpatient Unit review involves analyzing aggregate patient level data as well as staff feedback, to help establish a safe, evidence-based, and efficient cardiology inpatient service.