To contact any of the 3 Co-Principal Investigators, please send a message through the Alliance here.

The Canadian Alliance of Healthy Hearts and Minds will invite participants from the following partner cohorts to take part in the Alliance project.

    • Principal Investigator: Dr. John Spinelli
  • St. Paul’s Hospital
  • Local Investigator :  Jonathon Leipsic
    • British Columbia - Gitxsan: Dr. Laura Arbour
    • Alberta – Maskwacis: Dr. Ellen Toth
    • Saskatchewan – La Ronge: Dr. Sylvia Abonyi & Dr. James Irvine
    • Manitoba – Sandy Bay: Dr. Sharon Bruce
    • Ontario – Thunder Bay: Dr. Chris Lai, Mrs. Sandra Stoger
    • Ontario – Oneida: Dr. Stewart Harris
    • Ontario – Six Nations: Dr. Sonia Anand
    • Quebec – Wendat of Quebec: Dr. Paul Poirier
    • Nova Scotia – Micmaq & Pictou Landing: Dr. Heather Castledon

For all inquiries concerning the Alliance, please send a message using the form on the ‘Contact Us’ page.

The following Study Coordinators will respond to you within 72 hours, depending on the nature of your inquiry:

Should you wish to contact one of the partner cohorts directly, please use the following information below:

  • Operational Steering Committee (TBD)
  • International Scientific Advisory Board (TBD)
  • Data Access committee (TBD)
Cohort Recruitment Target Questionnaires Completed MRIs Completed
CPTP Cohort
BC Generations 432 630 486
Alberta's Tomorrow Project 800 593 458
Ontario Health Study 1744 3724 2931
CARTaGENE 14500 1773 1418
Atlantic PATH 515 1041 854
Total CPTP Cohorts 4941 7761 6147
External Cohorts
MHI Biobanque 361 396 350
PURE 874 1124 1058
Total External Cohorts 1235 1520 1408
First Nations Cohort 1295 1100 823
Ethnic Recruitment
OHS-South Asian 300 200 145
Chinese 300 627 557
Total Ethnic Recruitment 600 827 663
Overall Total 7901 11208 9080
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