Hospitalist & Resusitationist 2023 has ended
HR2023 is a cutting edge acute care medicine conference that will give you the latest in evidence based, physiology informed practice. In this hybrid format (online + in-person) there are two tracks for the conference (you choose live which one you want to attend!). One is focused on hospitalist medicine and the other on resuscitation. Both come with a world-class speakers, practical physiology, and workshops.

HR2023 runs September 28th and 29th at the Montreal Heart Institute, with pre and post conferences on the 27th and 30th of September. If you can’t make it in-person, register for the online-only option to access dozens of high-quality pre-recorded lectures, and then also zoom into the conference live on the days of.

On the "Schedule" tab of this website, you will find the core-conference program, but you can discover the amazing pre-conference lectures offered online, in the "Pre-Conference Material" tab. 


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Robert Chen

MD, Attending Physician Cardiac Anaesthetist and Cardiac Surgery ICU
University of Ottawa Heart Institute
Rob Chen (@ottawaheartrob) is a cardiac anaesthetist and cardiac surgery ICU attending physician at the University of Ottawa Heart Institute (UOHI).
After undergraduate medical training at McMaster University, he obtained an Ontario general license following a rotating internship. He completed anaesthesia residency in Toronto and then pursued resuscitation training in trauma anaesthesia and trauma critical care (FAST). While practicing anaesthesia and critical care (TCD, ONSD) St. Michael's Hospital in Toronto, he took a brief sabbatical to learn TTE and TEE. He was recruited to the UOHI to expand the division of cardiac anaesthesia's teaching reach and POCUS abilities.
His academic interests include multidisciplinary echocardiography and POCUS education.
Rob is also a passable cook and a keen BBQ enthusiast. He has almost as much BBQ gear as cycling gear.