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As a proactive measure to protect our staff and the community from the spread of COVID-19, the St. Boniface Hospital Albrechtsen Research Centre, RBC Youth BIOlab Jeunesse and Samuel N. Cohen Auditorium will be closed until further notice, effective Monday, March 23, 2020.  Only essential personnel will have access, and delivery and courier drivers will need to dial (204) 799-2611 upon arrival.

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The RBC Youth BIOlab is a space for students and teachers to explore and experience real biomedical science in a world-class research centre.

Dr. Grant Pierce


Executive Director of Research

Professor of Physiology and Pharmacy
University of Manitoba

Clinical Trials

Active, Future, and Completed Studies

Office of Clinical Research

A unique clinical research support service offered by St. Boniface Hospital in a collaborate partnership with the University of Manitoba.

Youth Science Magazine for COVID-19 Info features SBRC experts!

Congratulations to our own Stephen Jones, Meghan Kynoch, Elena Dibrov and Karmin O, for their contributions to No Mercy For the Coronas, a made-in-Manitoba youth science magazine published by La Liberté newspaper and delivered free to Winnipeg Free Press subscribers today!  Bringing together...

YSC Online STEM Fair

Canada-Wide Science Fair 2020 in Edmonton, Alberta and most of the 103 regional science fairs across the country may have been cancelled, but the passion for discovery and innovation amongst Canadian youth will not be denied. Youth Science Canada (YSC), organizers of...

Research shows new drug can protect hearts in breast cancer patients

In a recent paper published March 2020 in Nature Cancer, research co-authored by Dr. Lorrie Kirshenbaum, Director of the Institute of Cardiovascular Sciences here at St. Boniface Hospital Research, shows how heart damage that often results from a widely employed...

A PhD researcher guide to COVID-19

Dr. Benedict Albensi recommended the following infographic, created by Dr. Zoe Ayres, for all researchers during our time dealing with the COVID-19 pandemic. Full-size image (JPG)