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Harindra Wijeysundera

Senior Adjunct Scientist (Full Status)

ICES Affiliation
  • ICES Central
  • Cardiovascular Research Program


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  • 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
  • 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

Sex-based differences in severe outcomes, including cardiovascular hospitalization, in adults with COVID-19 in Ontario, Canada

Behrouzi B, Sivaswamy A, Chu A, Ferreira-Legere LE, Abdel-Qadir H, Atzema CL, Jackevicius C, Kapral MK, Wijeysundera HC, Farkouh ME, Ross HJ, Ha ACT, Tadrous M, Paterson M, Gershon AS, Dzavík V, Fang J, Kaul P, van Diepen S, Goodman SG, Ezekowitz JA, Bainey KR, Ko DT, Austin PC, McAlister FA, Lee DS, Udell JA. JACC Adv. 2023; May 10 [Epub ahead of print]. DOI: