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Susanna Mak

Susanna Mak

MD, PhD
Associate Professor, Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine,
University of Toronto
Director, Anna Prosserman Heart Function Clinic
Director, Harold & Esther Mecklinger and the Posluns Family Cardiac Catheterization Research
Laboratory, Mount Sinai Hospital
Toronto, ON
Biography

Dr. Susanna Mak is the Director of the Anna Prosserman Heart Function Clinic and also the Director of the Harold & Esther Mecklinger and the Posluns Family Cardiac Catheterization Research Laboratory at Mount Sinai Hospital. Dr. Mak received her PhD from the Institute of Medical Sciences at the University of Toronto and is an expert in the assessment of hemodynamics and heart chamber function in humans. As a clinical cardiologist, she is a heart failure specialist at the Anna Prosserman Heart Function Clinic, which is the longest serving Heart Failure Clinic in Toronto. Dr. Mak’s research interests include the contrasts between the cardiovascular physiology of men and women, the pathophysiology of pulmonary arterial hypertension and heart failure, and the quality of care for patients with acute and chronic heart failure.

Dr. Mak has received funding from the Heart and Stroke Foundation of Canada, the Canadian Institutes for Health Research and the Ontario Research Fund. 

 

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