Robert StewartMD, FRCPC

Associate professor


Phone: 902-473-7871
Fax: 902-473-2434
Mailing Address: 
Division of Cardiology
QEII - Halifax Infirmary (HI) Site
Suite 2146 Halifax Infirmary Building
1796 Summer Street
Halifax, NS B3H 3A7


  • MD (Dalhousie University)
  • Internal Medicine Residency (University of Ottawa)
  • Cardiology Residency (Dalhousie University)
  • Echocardiography Fellowship (University of Ottawa Heart Institute)


Dr. Robbie Stewart is an associate professor of medicine and cardiologist with fellowship training in echocardiography (University of Ottawa Heart Institute). He practices at the QEII Health Sciences Centre, where he is director of the echocardiography laboratory and non-invasive cardiac testing. He is also the Quality Assurance director for the Division of Cardiology and chair of the Department of Medicine Quality and Professional Appraisal Committee.


  • Senior cardiology resident bedside teaching (2014 – present)
  • Cardiology housestaff teaching (2011 – present)
  • Senior cardiology resident echocardiography teaching (2014 – present)
  • Med 2 Skilled Clinician, Cardiology (2009 – present)

Selected awards & honours:

  • Cardiology Resident Award of Excellence
  • Dalhousie Gold Medical D - one of three recipients in graduating medical class for outstanding contribution to school
  • Best Research Presentation at Cardiology Resident Research Day
  • Alpha Omega Alpha Honour Medical Society

Service & activity:

  • Director, Echocardiography Laboratory, QEII Health Sciences Centre (July 2015 – present)
  • Examiner, Cardiology, Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada (2014 – present)
  • Co-chair, Heart Failure Pathway Committee, QEII Health Sciences Centre (2014 – present)
  • Chair, Department of Medicine Quality & Professional Appraisal Committee (2013 – present)
  • Member, Department of Medicine Undergraduate Medical Education Committee (2012 – 2015)