Prof. Samuel Siu received his MD at University of Alberta and underwent postgraduate training at Mayo Clinic, Harvard Teaching Hospitals, and Harvard School of Public Health. His program in Maternal Cardiology has been supported by peer reviewed grants from the Heart and Stroke Foundation of Canada, Canadian Institutes for Health Research, and Canadian Foundation for Innovation. Sam recently received his MBA with Distinction from the Ivey Business School and he was elected class valedictorian. He received the 2014 Western University Department of Medicine Research Award and the 2015 Dean’s Award for Research Excellence from the Schulich School of Medicine and Dentistry. Sam is currently Professor of Medicine at Schulich School of Medicine and Dentistry and Assistant Director of Lawson Research Institute.