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St. Boniface Hospital Foundation announces new CEO

We are excited to announce… In response to the Winnipeg Free Press article published today, we are very excited to have Vince Barletta join the St. Boniface Hospital Foundation team as President & CEO in September; we look forward to introducing him to you in full after he begins his tenure in the fall. – […]

Tri-Hospital Dream Lottery Grand Prize a dream come true

Steinbach resident wins $1.2 million When Christine Wiens visited her newborn granddaughter in early July at St. Boniface Hospital, she never thought she’d be back in one month’s time to receive the news of a lifetime. On July 27, Wiens found out that she had the winning Grand Prize ticket for the 2017 Tri-Hospital Dream […]

Dr. Albensi’s research featured in summer issue of Wave

The Summer 2017 issue of Winnipeg’s health and wellness magazine highlights dementia research Most researchers dig into a subject they are passionate about – not just in the lab, but in life. It has been no different for Dr. Benedict Albensi – ever since he became interested in science, he has been fascinated by the […]

Paul Albrechtsen appointed to Order of Canada

Namesake of the St. Boniface Hospital Albrechtsen Research Centre awarded the highest level of distinction in Canada Winnipeg entrepreneur and founder of transport giant Paul’s Hauling, Paul Albrechtsen, has been appointed to the Order of Canada. When a heart attack many years ago required him to receive care at St. Boniface Hospital, Albrechtsen saw an […]

Research Without Borders

International partnership promises research benefits Technology makes international collaboration easier than ever, but it still takes teamwork to make research partnerships truly effective. The Foundation is excited to work with Ben-Gurion University of the Negev (BGU) in Beer-Sheva, Israel to forge new international research projects. The St. Boniface Hospital Albrechtsen Research Centre and BGU have […]

RBC Youth BIOlab reaches incredible milestone

More than 50,000 students in Manitoba have visited the lab The Youth BIOlab at the St. Boniface Hospital Albrechtsen Research Centre is a space for students and teachers to explore and experience real biomedical science in a world-class research centre. The 2016-2017 school year was an exciting one for the lab – it broke attendance […]