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Biomedical research takes place across our campus – in the hospital as well as in 3 free-standing facilities:

The St-Boniface Hospital Albrechtsen Research Centre is home to the:

The Asper Institute is home to the:

Dr. Andrei Sakharov MRI Centre

  • Provides ancillary support featuring 3 scanners for clinical and research use

All built with funds raised in the community, and operated with a combination of peer reviewed research grants, industry contract, fund raising, and through affiliation with the University of Manitoba.

Generously supported by the St-Boniface Hospital Foundation , St-Boniface Hospital has gained a worldwide reputation for excellence in medical research.

05/16/16 - Cara Isaac awarded Medicine Fellowship

The Undergraduate Medical Education (UGME) Awards Committee of the Rady Faculty of Health Sciences, MaxMore…

05/12/16 - Foerster, Torchia to be inducted to St-Boniface Hospital Research Hall of Fame

(L-R) Dr. John Foerster and Dr. Mark Torchia Dr John Foerster, St. Boniface Hospital ResearchMore…

05/12/16 - ICS Scholarships announced

(L-R) Viktoriya Mozolevska, Shivika Gupta, and Gauri Alkokar The Institute of Cardiovascular Sciences Studentships Committee has announcedMore…

BORIS MINKEVICH / WINNIPEG FREE PRESS For story on recent successes at the St. B. Hospital research centre. Dr. Bram Ramjiawan, PhD. Director of Research for the Asper Clinical Research Institute Director of Research Innovation and Regulatory Affairs and Dr. Grant Pierce, executive director of the research centre. May 10, 2016.
05/11/16 - St. Boniface Research featured in Free Press

The St. Boniface Hospital Albrechtsen Research Centre was featured in the Winnipeg Free Press today!More…

05/10/16 - Good news from CITEL

Congratulations to 3 students from the Canada/Italy Tissue Engineering Laboratory (CITEL), who recently received awardsMore…

05/9/16 - Youth BIOlab Jeunesse to receive $120,000

St. Boniface Hospital’s RBC Youth BIOlab Jeunesse will receive $120,000 over 3 years from theMore…

04/28/16 - TAFFB and FFNHP Award Recipients

The Therapeutic Applications of Functional Foods and Bioactives (TAFFB) Conference and the Functional Foods and Natural HealthMore…

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04/28/16 - St. Boniface Hospital Research Alumni win Governor General’s Award

St. Boniface Hospital Research alumni Dr. Mark Torchia and Richard Tyc are one of sixMore…

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04/27/16 - Czubryt student wins gold

Czubryt student Justin Lin (from St. John’s Ravenscourt) competed this past weekend in the ManitobaMore…

04/27/16 - Albensi named Communications Chair

Dr. Ben Albensi (Principal Investigator, Synaptic Plasticity and Cellular Memory Dysfunction, Division of Neurodegenerative Disorders,More…

Public Lecture: Getting Ahead of Dementia: Translating Lifelong Compliance into Good Late Life Health

Tuesday, June 14, 2016, at 7:00 PM, Sam Gandy (M.D. Ph.D) will speak at aMore…

2016 Hoops From The Heart, June 1 at U of Winnipeg

Hoops From The Heart is an annual event (now into its 8th year) where theMore…

Alzheimer’s Disease: Can we Avoid it?

November 16, 2015 – 7 p.m. McNally Robinson Booksellers, 1120 Grant Avenue, Winnipeg There areMore…

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The Tech Savvy Health Researcher

One 60 Minute Session Could Save You Hours Join us for this series in whichMore…

MNN 2014/2015 Seminar Series

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Past Events

2nd Annual Yetta and Jack Levit Distinguished Lecture

St-Boniface Hospital Research & the International Academy of Cardiovascular Sciences present the 2nd Annual YettaMore…

Glucose Transporter Inhibitors

Food for Thought Seminar Series Glucose Transporter Inhibitors By Peter Eck, PhD Associate Professor ofMore…

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7th Annual Hoops from the Heart Games back May 20 at Duckworth Centre

The 7th Annual Hoops from the Heart event has been set for Wednesday 20th MayMore…

“Brain Matters”

The Canadian Associates of Ben-Gurion University (CABGU) presents Brain Matters: A Panel discussion about BrainMore…

Albensi to moderate Café Scientifique


05/10/16 - Chronic expression of Ski induces apoptosis and represses autophagy in cardiac myofibroblasts.

Authors: Zeglinski, M.R., Davies, J.J.L., Ghavami, S., Rattan, S.G., Halayko, A.J. & Dixon, I.M.C. Abstract:More…

05/10/16 - The TIME Questionnaire: A tool for eliciting personhood and enhancing dignity in nursing homes.

Authors: Pan, J., Chochinov, H., Thompson, G. & Mcclement, S. Abstract: This study aimed atMore…

05/10/16 - A metabolomics approach for investigating urinary and plasma changes in spontaneously hypertensive rats (SHR) fed with chicken skin protein hydrolysates diets.

Authors: Onuh, J.O., Girgih, A.T., Nwachukwu, I., Ievari-Shariati, S., Raj, P., Netticadan, T., Aluko, R.E.More…

05/10/16 - Reproducible elimination of Clostridium difficile spores using a clinical area washer disinfector in 3 different health care sites.

Authors: Macdonald, K., Bishop, J., Dobbyn, B., Kibsey, P. & Alfa, M.J. Abstract: Background: FollowingMore…

05/10/16 - Neutrophil gelatinase-associated lipocalin to predict cardiac surgery-associated acute kidney injury: A holy grail or just another fancy cup?

Authors: Arora, R.C., Rigatto, C. & Singal, R.K. Abstract: No abstract available. For more informationMore…

05/10/16 - Physical and composition characteristics of clinical secretions compared with test soils used for validation of flexible endoscope cleaning.

Authors: Alfa, M.J. & Olson, N. Abstract: Aim: To determine which simulated-use test soils metMore…

05/10/16 - Intracellular signaling of cardiac fibroblasts.

Authors: Roche, P.L., Filomeno, K.L., Bagchi, R.A. & Czubryt, M.P. Abstract: Long regarded as aMore…

05/10/16 - Secondary lymphoedema trajectories among breast cancer survivors.

Authors: Quinlan, E., Thomas, R., Hack, T., Kwan, W., Tatemichi, S., Towers, A., Tilley, A.More…

04/5/16 - Collaborating in the context of co-location: A grounded theory study.

Authors: Wener, P. & Woodgate, R.L. Abstract: Background: Most individuals with mental health concerns seekMore…

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08/4/15 - Technician (Position #2010-4048/1)

SUMMARY: A Technician position available immediately to work half-time (Monday-Friday) for a one-year term (renewableMore…

08/4/15 - Post-doctoral Fellowship in Synaptic Plasticity and Memory Laboratory

Description: A junior postdoctoral position is available at the Synaptic Plasticity and Memory Laboratory, St-BonifaceMore…

05/21/15 - A Masters in Physiology position is available to study cancer and heart disease

Applicants should be highly motivated and able to critically evaluate and interpret data. Excellent oralMore…

08/22/14 - Research Associate Position Available

A Research Associate position is available at the College of Nursing, exploring healthcare experiences ofMore…


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    2016 Mega Million Choices Lottery – Tickets now available!


    Tickets are now available for St. Boniface Hospital Foundation’s 2016 Mega Million Choices Lottery, designed to raise funds in support of St. Boniface Hospital and St. Boniface Hospital Albrechtsen Research Centre.

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