Tune into 680 CJOB this Sunday, September 28th, from 11am to noon for The Health Report. Hosts Chuck LaFlèche and Greg Mackling discuss Cardiac Care at St Boniface Hospital with Dr. Alan Menkis. Medical Director, WRHA Cardiac Sciences Program.
On September 25th, the presentation for this year’s recipients of the Susan MacDonald Endowment Fund was held at St-Boniface Hospital. The fund was created in 1996 after Susan passed away suddenly at the age of 37. Each year it supports research and education in the field of rehabilitation services in the areas of communication disorders, occupational therapy, […]
The impoverished neighbourhoods of India are not known as an inspirational place. And yet, among Mumbai’s overcrowded, polluted streets, one of today’s biggest breakthroughs in cardiac research began. As a Principle Investigator at St-Boniface Hospital’s Canadian Centre for Agri-food Research in Health and Medicine, I study common foods and their compounds to understand how they […]
The Health Report is back for it’s 5th season! Last week’s episode featured Dr. Michel Tétreault, St-Boniface Hospital President and CEO. If you missed it you can listen here: The Heath Report, September 7th 2014
ResearchWasHere.com is now featuring Dr. Rakesh Arora, Principal Investigator, Heart Failure Therapy, at St-Boniface Hospital’s Institute of Cardiovascular Sciences. Canada’s first cardiac surgeon to specialize in critical care medicine, Arora is investigating several post-operative issues, including delirium – a condition one in five heart patients experiences after waking up from anaesthesia. Learn more about Dr. Arora […]
The Children’s Hospital Foundation of Manitoba and St-Boniface Hospital Foundation have teamed up once again to create the most exciting lottery experience Manitobans have ever seen! For the first time ever, buyers can custom build their own Dream Prize with just a couple clicks of a mouse at DreamLottery4Kids.ca. Using the exclusive online Dream Builder […]
Click here for the 2013 Annual Report of the St-Boniface Hospital Foundation. This special issue of Believe features St-Boniface Hospital’s major initiatives in 2013, and highlights recent achievements in patient care and medical research. It also includes an excerpt of the Foundation’s financial statements for the year ending December 31, 2013 and pays tribute to […]
A Leo Mol sculpture of two wrestling bear cubs was recently installed outside near the main entrance to the hospital. Dr. Sat Sharma, who kindly donated the sculpture hopes patients and staff will enjoy the artwork for years to come: “I wanted to give something back to St. Boniface Hospital to show my gratitude. I came to […]
Students in grade three and four at Constable Edward Finney School, in Winnipeg, raised $315 for St-Boniface Hospital Foundation in response to the flood and subsequent closing of fourteen operating rooms at St-Boniface Hospital in January 2014. The idea came to young Farnaaz while she watched the evening news with her family, as she does every […]
Learn more about groundbreaking research and patient care initiatives at St-Boniface Hospital by watching CTV’s Modern Medicine. Modern Medicine airs the second Thursday of every month on CTV News at Six. To watch past features, click here.