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Celebrating 30 years of research

St. Boniface Hospital’s Albrechtsen Research Centre has long list of achievements On April 21, the Research Centre celebrated 30 years of innovation in medical research – below are two videos providing an overview of the Albrechtsen Research Centre’s many accomplishments, as well as a timeline of the Research Centre’s history. The Foundation is proud to support the […]

Why we give: BMO Financial Group

BMO Financial Group funds research into brain and nerve diseases In October, BMO Financial Group – a generous supporter of St. Boniface Hospital Foundation for nearly 30 years – announced a $250,000 gift in support of Neurodegenerative Disorders Research. At St. Boniface Hospital Albrechtsen Research Centre, the Division of Neurodegenerative Disorders (DND) studies brain and […]

Impact on health care

30 years of research at St. Boniface Hospital By Bill Peters, Director, Communications & Media Services, St. Boniface Hospital Research With your help, and the help of so many Manitobans over the years, we have had an undeniable impact on health care worldwide! Mark Torchia co-developed two novel medical devices and techniques that evolved into […]

The Power of Peas

Manitoba crop has incredible nutritional value Dr. Blewett stopped by The Health Report on 680 CJOB to chat about one of Manitoba’s powerhouse crops – peas – with hosts Greg Mackling, Vince Barletta, St. Boniface Hospital Foundation’s President & CEO, and Kris Gladwell, St. Boniface Hospital’s Vice President, Development. Dr. Blewett works at the Albrechtsen […]

30 years of research at St. Boniface Hospital

Inspiring novel discoveries into disease worldwide By Bill Peters, Director, Communications & Media Services, St. Boniface Hospital Research Construction of the 96,000-square foot St. Boniface Hospital Albrechtsen Research Centre began shortly after the sod-turning ceremony in June 1984. The Centre was painstakingly designed to be one of the finest research facilities in Canada. Dr. John […]

2018 Mega Million Choices Lottery winners announced!

Life-changing Grand Prize and 50/50 PLUS prize awarded St. Boniface Hospital Foundation held its largest lottery draws today, and has announced the Grand Prize and 50/50 PLUS winners of the 2018 Mega Million Choices Lottery. The winner of the Grand Prize is ticket number 109998, belonging to Wolfgang Goehler of Carman, MB. As part of […]