Heart Transplant Advisory Committee (HTAC)

The Heart Transplant Advisory Committee (HTAC) provides advice on heart donation and transplantation, clinical policy and practice issues including registries development and improvement, and operation of the interprovincial heart program.

Members Organization
Dr. Debra Isaac (Co-Chair) AHS – Foothills Medical Centre, Calgary, Alberta
Dr. Michael McDonald (Co-Chair) UHN – Toronto General Hospital, Toronto, Ontario
Dr. Mustafa Toma University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia
St. Paul’s Hospital, Vancouver, British Columbia
Dr. Brian Clarke AHS – Foothills Medical Centre, Calgary, Alberta
Mr. Sean Delaney Listing and Allocation, Canadian Blood Services, Edmonton, Alberta
Dr. Daniel Kim University of Alberta Hospital, Edmonton, Alberta
Dr. (Stephen) Allan Schaffer

WRHA – St. Boniface General Hospital, Winnipeg, Manitoba

Dr. Anne Dipchand University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario
Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Ontario
Dr. Vivek Rao UHN – Toronto General Hospital, Toronto, Ontario
Dr. Lisa Mielniczuk University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Ontario
University of Ottawa Heart Institute, Ottawa, Ontario
Dr. Michel Carrier Montreal Heart Institute, Montréal, Quebec
Dr. Nadia Giannetti MUHC – Royal Victoria Hospital, Montreal, Quebec
Dr. Kim Anderson Nova Scotia Health Authority, QEII Health Sciences Centre, Halifax, Nova Scotia