Dr. Jason Weatherald is a respirologist and Assistant Professor at the University of Calgary. He completed his respiratory medicine training in Calgary in 2014 followed by a post-doctoral research fellowship at the University of South Paris in 2016-2017. He has over 60 peer-reviewed publications in the field of pulmonary vascular disease and has received research funding from the Lung Association, Heart & Stroke Foundation of Canada, and CIHR. He is a founding member of the Canadian Pulmonary Hypertension Registry and currently leading a patient-oriented project to establish priorities for future research on pulmonary hypertension along with patients, caregivers and clinicians across Canada.