Robert Welsh


  • Professor, Division of Cardiology, University of Alberta
  • Edmonton Zone Medical Director, Cardiac Sciences
  • Interventional Cardiologist, Mazankowski Alberta Heart Institute
  • Director, Adult Cardiac Catheterization and Interventional Cardiology program
  • Co-chair of Vital Heart Response
  • Co-chair of the Mazankowski TAVI Program

Dr. Welsh’s research interests include:

  • Acute Coronary Syndromes and Interventional Cardiology
  • Cardiovascular disease and diabetes
  • Exercise physiology and cardiac physiology
  • Pre-hospital management of STEMI and the interaction of pharmacological (antithrombotic and fibrinolytic) and mechanical interventions (primary and rescue angioplasty)