ECHO Webinar featuring Dr. Gavin Oudit

Title: "Apelin Analogs as Novel Biologics for Cardiovascular Disease” Who: Dr. Gavin Oudit, founder, PEARKO Therapeutics Date: Tuesday, June 15 Time: 11 a.m. – Noon Pre-register at:   * ECHO is an entrepreneurship training program, funded and organized in a partnership between the Translational Biology and Engineering Program (TBEP), the University of Toronto component […]


Ted Rogers Centre 2021 Trainee Day

Online Event

On Friday, June 25th, the Ted Rogers Centre for Heart Research will hold their first-ever Trainee Day, in a virtual capacity. It will feature: Poster presentations: Trainees will showcase their intriguing new multidisciplinary projects in five minutes. There will be prizes! Workshops: Professionals will conduct 15-minute practical talks on subjects hand-picked by their committee of […]

Ted Rogers Centre Lab Meeting

Please join us at our next lab meeting where we will explore emerging science within the Centre’s ecosystem. Special guests next week: Daniel Franklin, Ted Rogers Chair in Cardiovascular Engineering: Wearable and implantable devices for continuous hemodynamic monitoring” Dr. Jay Udell, clinician-scientist, Women’s College Hospital and UHN: “Analyzing risk factors for COVID-19 and adverse outcomes” […]


Call for Applications: ECHO program (Deadline Extended: Aug 20th, 2021)

Founded in 2018, ECHO is a 12-month online training program led by high-calibre entrepreneurial industry, policy, regulatory and clinical experts. It comprises a unique combination of five complementary modules. ECHO is a specialized experiential training program with the main objectives to: Provide entrepreneurship training, mentorship, networking and funding opportunities for early ventures in the cardiovascular […]

ECHO Pitch Competition


Five cardiovascular health start-ups will face off for up to $250,000 in front of a panel of judges and a virtual audience at TBEP's annual Entrepreneurship for Cardiovascular Health Opportunities (ECHO) Pitch Competition.

TRANSFORM HF Annual Network Meeting


Join researchers, clinicians, engineers, and patient partners for presentations and networking opportunities at TRANSFORM HF's virtual Network Meeting. Register today! View the full agenda here or below.

Workshop: Engaging People with Lived Experience in Heart Failure Research


This 90-minute online workshop will introduce principles and practices to engage people with lived experience in research, as well as provide real-life case studies of successful patient and caregiver engagement in heart failure research from within the TRANSFORM HF network.

TRANSFORM HF Networking Event

Hart House, Music Room (2nd Floor) 7 Hart House Circle, Toronto, Ontario

TRANSFORM HF is hosting its first in-person networking event! At our NODE event, clinicians, investigators, trainees, people with lived heart failure experience, and industry representatives will come together to (re)connect, explore opportunities for collaboration, and accelerate the pace of digital innovations for heart failure care.


On-the-Land Indigenous Education Program

Hart House Farm 15911 Creditview Road, Caledon, Ontario, Canada

Open to TRANSFORM HF trainees, investigators, patients and community partners, this unique three-day On-the-Land Indigenous Education program will enhance culturally-safe, strengths-based and healing-informed clinical and research practices.


Entrepreneurship for Cardiovascular Health Opportunities (ECHO): CALL FOR APPLICATIONS

The call for applications for the 2022-2023 ECHO program is officially open!

ECHO is a 12-month online training program led by veteran entrepreneurs and high-calibre consultants across a variety of sectors that provides innovators of cardiovascular technologies with entrepreneurship training, mentorship, and networking opportunities PLUS the chance to pitch for start-up funding from a $250,000 pool.