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Harriette Van Spall

Dr. Van Spall completed her Doctor of Medicine degree and postgraduate clinical training at the University of Toronto, and subsequently earned a Master of Public Health degree at Harvard University. She is a full-time cardiologist, with a clinical focus in heart failure and echocardiography in the Department of Medicine at McMaster University. Dr. Van Spall is a CIHR-funded scientist who leads clinical trials in heart failure at the Population Health Research Institute. She has garnered more than $4 million in research funding, has won several research awards, and has published her work in high-impact medical journals, including JAMA, Lancet, Circulation, and Annals of Internal Medicine. She serves on the CIHR College of Reviewers and is an associate editor and/or peer reviewer at several high-impact journals.