Sara is our lab manager and research technician. She obtained an MSc degree in Cellular and Molecular Medicine at the University of Ottawa before returning home to Halifax. Sara oversees the day to day operation of the lab. Sara is also an expert in animal surgical techniques and contributes to our research efforts by performing blood pressure measurements and echocardiography as well as molecular studies.

Sara Rafferty

Supported by The Libin Cardiovascular Institute of Alberta and The Cumming School of Medicine.


Research supported by:

Canadian Institutes for Health Research

Heart and Stroke Foundation of Canada

Canada Foundation for Innovation




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Contact us:


Libin Cardiovascular Institute of Alberta

Cumming School of Medicine

University of Calgary

GAC66, Health Research Innovation Centre

3280 Hospital Drive N.W.

Calgary, Alberta, Canada

T2N 4Z6



Phone (office): 403-210-3922

Phone (lab): 403-210-7699

Fax: 403-210-9180