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Harindra Wijeysundera

Senior Adjunct Scientist (Full Status)

ICES Affiliation
  • ICES Central
  • Cardiovascular Research Program


Contact Harindra Wijeysundera


  • PhD, Clinical Epidemiology, Institute of Health Policy, Management and Evaluation, University of Toronto
  • MD, University of British Columbia

Research Focus

  • Health technology assessment
  • Health services research
  • Cardiovascular disorders

Other Affiliations

  • Scientist, Sunnybrook Research Institute
  • Associate Professor, Department of Medicine and Institute of Health Policy, Management and Evaluation, University of Toronto
  • Investigator, Toronto Health Economics and Technology Assessment (THETA)

Recent ICES Grants

Recent Awards & Recognition

  • Canada Research Chair

    2020: Dr. Harindra Wijeysundera named Canada Research Chair in Structural Heart Disease Policy and Outcomes.

  • 2013-2014 Heart and Stroke Foundation of Canada Personnel Award Competition, Distinguished Clinician Scientist

    2013 - 2014: Awarded to Dr. Harindra Wijeysundera by the Heart and Stroke Foundation of Canada for Evaluating therapeutic decision making, outcomes and resource utilization in chronic stable angina, an interprovincial population-based study.

Recent ICES Publications

Differences in healthcare use between patients with persistent and paroxysmal atrial fibrillation undergoing catheterā€based atrial fibrillation ablation: a populationā€based cohort study from Ontario, Canada

Ha ACT, Wijeysundera HC, Qiu F, Henning K, Ahmad K, Angaran P, Birnie DH, Crystal E, Ha AH, Healey JS, Leong-Sit P, Makanjee B, Nery PB, Redfearn DB, Skanes AC, Verma A. J Am Heart Assoc. 2020; 10(1):e016071. Epub 2020 Dec 31. DOI: