Research

Why heart contractions are weaker in those with hypertrophic cardiomyopathy

Published: 16Oct2018

When a young athlete suddenly dies of a heart attack, chances are high that they suffer from familial hypertrophic cardiomyopathy (HCM). Itis the most common genetic heart disease in the US and...

Cannabis does not improve breathlessness during exercise in patients with advanced COPD, conclude KPE, PATH researchers

Published: 31Jul2018

Inhaled vaporized cannabis does not appear to improve or worsen exercise performance and activity-related breathlessness in patients with advanced chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD),...

Dr. Tyler Churchward-Venne appointed as William Dawson Scholar by McGill

Published: 1Jun2018

Tyler Churchward-Venne, Assistant Professor with our Department of Kinesiology and Physical Education (KPE), has been named as a William Dawson Scholar by McGill University.