Candice Silversides

Titles and Positions:
Director, Pregnancy and Heart Disease Program, University of Toronto
Head, Obstetric Medicine Program, University of Toronto
Staff Physician, Division of Cardiology, Toronto General Hospital

Area(s) of Special Interest:
Cardiac Disease in Pregnancy, Non-invasive Cardiac Imaging, General Adult Congenital Heart Disease


Dr. Silversides has approximately 200 publications and has authored chapters in leading Cardiology reference texts including Braunwald’s Heart Disease, Otto’s Textbook of Clinical Echocardiography and Elkayam’s Cardiac Problems in Pregnancy. She has contributed to a number of international practice guidelines and consensus statements including chairing the Canadian Cardiovascular Society Guidelines on Adult Congenital Heart Disease. She was awarded the Kent Ueland distinguished career award for her role in advancing the field of pregnancy and heart disease.