Speaker illustration

Professor Mark Haykowsky

University of Alberta, Edmonton (Canada)

Member of:

European Society of Cardiology

Prof. Haykowsky is a Research Chair in Aging and Quality of Life in the Faculty of Nursing, College of Health Sciences, University of Alberta. Prof. Haykowsky’s research program examines the biological mechanisms underpinning the decline in cardiovascular health and fitness across the healthy aging and heart failure continuum, and the role of lifestyle interventions to improve cardiovascular and skeletal muscle function, physical function and quality of life.

Is a diseased and aging heart trainable?

Event: ESC CONGRESS 2019

Topic: Rehabilitation and Sports Cardiology

Session: Preventive cardiology in all stages of life: what do we know?


Determinants of exercise intolerance in HFpEF along the oxygen cascade.

Event: EuroPrevent 2019

Topic: Chronic Heart Failure, Other

Session: Role of exercise in HFpEF - An update


ESC 365 is supported by

logo Novo Nordisk