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UNIVERSITY OF OTTAWA HEART INSTITUTE AT THE OTTAWA CIVIC HOSPITAL FONDS. - 1973-1996. - 0.68 m of textual records. - 7 multimedias documents.

Reference Number: 174

Administrative history

Founded in 1969, the University of Ottawa Cardiac Unit at the Ottawa Civic Hospital became the University of Ottawa Heart Institute in 1983. A joint venture with the Ottawa Civic Hospital, the $18 million cardiac treatment and care facility is located at the Civic but is attached to the Faculty of Health Sciences. Under the direction of Dr. Wilbert Keon, it has gained international recognition for its work on heart transplants and for its research on cardiac surgery. On May 1, 1986, Dr. Keon performed Canada's first successful implantation of a mechanical heart.

Scope and content

Office files which document the administrative, teaching, and research functions of the Institute. Includes minutes (1973-1982), correspondence (1973-1982), annuals reports (1986-1989), statistics, and reports.

Immediate source of acquisition: Administrative Transfer.

Languages: English.

Restrictions: Documents containing confidential and personal information are restricted to consultation and reproduction. The records are submitted to the Copyright's Act.

Finding aids: Inventory of textual records; inventory of multimedia records.

Accessions: More accruals are expected.


FONDS INSTITUT DE CARDIOLOGIE DE L'UNIVERSITÉ D'OTTAWA À L'HOPITAL CIVIC D'OTTAWA. - 1973-1996. - 0,68 m de documents textuels. - 7 documents multimédias.

Numéro de fond: 174

Portée et contenu

Dossiers internes sur les fonctions d'administrationd'enseignement et de recherche de l'Institut. Comprend des procès-verbaux (1972-1982), des rapports annuels (1986-1989), de la correspondance(1973-1982), des statistiques et des rapports.

Source immédiate d'acquisition: Transfert administratif.

Langues: Anglais.

Restrictions: Les documents contenant des informations personnelles et confidentielles sont restreints à la consultation et à la reproduction. Les documents sont soumis à la Loi sur les droits d'auteur.

Instruments de recherche: Inventaire des documents textuels; inventaire des documents multimédias.

Versements complémentaires: D'autres versements sont attendus.

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