QEII Health Sciences Centre and Dalhousie University
Dr Gabrielle Horne, MBBS, PhD, MRCP(UK), FRCPC, is a cardiologist at the QEII Health Sciences Centre in Halifax, and an Associate Professor of Medicine and Biomedical Engineering at Dalhousie University. She has a PhD in physiology from the University of Calgary and obtained her clinical and post-doctoral training in London UK, Calgary, Halifax and Indianapolis. She has been a staff cardiologist at Dalhousie University and at the QEII Health Sciences Centre since 1998. She has the privilege of coordinating the Maritime Connective Tissue Clinic, which provides multidisciplinary care to patients and families with genes that cause aneurysms. The Clinic has received two Leading Practice awards from Accreditation Canada, and the was the overall winner for Innovation in the Public Sector awarded by Progress Magazine (based in Atlantic Canada). Her current research focus is cardio-aortic mechanics in genetically triggered aortopathy.
Saturday, October 26
10:30 AM – 11:30 AM