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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.

01/26/16 - Torchia & Tyc featured in Research Life

(Photo Credit: ResearchLIFE) Check out the latest edition of the University of Manitoba’s Research LifeMore…

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12/17/15 - Manitoba Medical Service Foundation news

The Manitoba Medical Service Foundation (MMSF) recently announced operating grants from the competition for fundsMore…

12/16/15 - Dhalla featured in APS “Living History” series

Dr. Naranjan S. Dhalla, Distinguished Professor of Physiology, University of Manitoba, and Director of CardiovascularMore…

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12/14/15 - Anderson receives Buggey Professorship

Dr. Hope Anderson, Principal Investigator, Vascular Biology, Canadian Centre for Agri-Food Research in Health andMore…

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11/30/15 - Nobel laureate to meet with local high school students

Nobel laureate Dr. Peter Agre, MD, director of the Johns Hopkins Malaria Research Institute, willMore…

11/30/15 - Jassal receives Lertzman award

Congratulations to Davinder Jassal, MD, Principal Investigator, Cardiovascular Imaging, Institute of Cardiovascular Sciences and AssociateMore…

11/6/15 - Taylor featured in Believe

Dr. Carla Taylor, Principal Investigator, Metabolic Nutrition, Canadian Centre for Agri-Food Research in Health andMore…

11/5/15 - Korean TV comes to St-Boniface

South Korea-based Channel A came a long way to interview Dr. Grant Pierce, Executive DirectorMore…

11/5/15 - CCARM Students Awarded Scholarships

Mr. Pema Raj, PhD Student of Dr. Thomas Netticadan, co-supervised with Dr. Shelley Zieroth, andMore…

11/3/15 - Cairns visits Albrechtsen Centre

Dr. John A. Cairns, President, Canadian Academy of Health Sciences and Professor of Medicine, UniversityMore…

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


01/13/16 - Protein source in a high-protein diet modulates reductions in insulin resistance and hepatic steatosis in fa/fa Zucker rats.

Authors: Wojcik, J.L., Devassy, J.G., Wu, Y., Zahradka, P., Taylor, C.G. & Aukema, H.M. Abstract:More…

01/13/16 - Reduction of blood pressure by store-operated calcium channel blockers.

Authors: Xu, Y.J., Elimban, V. & Dhalla, N.S. Abstract: The voltage-operated Ca2+ channels (VOCC), whichMore…

01/13/16 - A qualitative study on Canadian youth’s perspectives of peers who smoke: An opportunity for health promotion.

Authors: Woodgate, R.L. & Busolo, D.S. Abstract: Background: Peer influence, peer selection, and health riskMore…

01/13/16 - Morris water maze training in mice elevates hippocampal levels of transcription factors nuclear factor (Erythroid-derived 2)-like 2 and nuclear factor kappa B p65.

Authors: Snow, W.M., Pahlavan, P.S., Djordjevic, J., Mcallister, D., Platt, E.E., Alashmali, S., Bernstein, M.J.,More…

01/13/16 - Situating tobacco dependency education in health professional prelicensure curricula: An interprofessional learning opportunity.

Authors: Schultz, A.S.H., Dunford, E., Atout, R. & Grymonpre, R. Abstract: The present commentary articulatesMore…

01/13/16 - Pre-clinical pharmacokinetic and pharmacodynamic characterization of selected chiral flavonoids: Pinocembrin and pinostrobin.

Authors: Sayre, C.L., Alrushaid, S., Martinez, S.E., Anderson, H.D. & Davies, N.M. Abstract: Purpose: DelineateMore…

01/13/16 - Bcl-2/adenovirus E1B 19-kDa interacting protein (BNip3) has a key role in the mitochondrial dysfunction induced by mutant huntingtin.

Authors: Sassone, F., Margulets, V., Maraschi, A.M., Rodighiero, S., Passafaro, M., Silani, V., Ciammola, A.,More…

01/13/16 - Systematic review and meta-analysis of flaxseed.

Authors: Pierce, G.N., Rodriguez-Leyva, D., Caligiuri, S.P.B. & Edel, A.L. Abstract: No abstract available. ForMore…

01/13/16 - Maternal obesity characterized by gestational diabetes increases the susceptibility of rat offspring to hepatic steatosis via a disrupted liver metabolome.

Authors: Pereira, T.J., Fonseca, M.A., Campbell, K.E., Moyce, B.L., Cole, L.K., Hatch, G.M., Doucette, C.A.,More…

01/13/16 - Liking of soy flour muffins over time and the impact of a health claim on willingness to consume.

Authors: Padhi, E.M.T., Dan Ramdath, D., Carson, S.J., Hawke, A., Blewett, H.J., Wolever, T.M.S., Vella,More…

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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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