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Dr. Lorrie Kirshenbaum

Director
Institute of Cardiovascular Sciences

Principal Investigator
Cardiac Gene Biology, Institute of Cardiovascular Sciences

Professor
Department of Physiology & Pathophysiology, University of Manitoba

Canada Research Chair
Molecular Cardiology, University of Manitoba

Director of Research Development
Rady Faculty of Medicine, University of Manitoba

Institute of Cardiovascular Sciences

Widely regarded as one of the preeminent basic cardiovascular research programs in the world, St. Boniface Hospital Research’s Institute of Cardiovascular Sciences, led by Dr. Lorrie Kirshenbaum, is a leading force in the fight against heart disease at the cellular and molecular levels.

 

IACS Honours Local Science Leaders at Eastern Europe Convention

IACS Honours Local Science Leaders at Eastern Europe Convention

Attended by leading cardiovascular researchers from 16 countries, the International Academy of Cardiovascular Sciences (IACS) held its European and North American section meetings in Banja Luka in the Republic of Srpska, Bosnia and Herzegovina, on September 20-23,...

2021 CIHR Grants to St. Boniface Hospital Researchers just over $1.7M

2021 CIHR Grants to St. Boniface Hospital Researchers just over $1.7M

Congratulations to two St. Boniface Hospital Research Principal Investigators, Dr. Sanjiv Dhingra and Dr. Thomas Hack, who were recently granted Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR) funding for $960,076 and $745,875 respectively. “This is yet another...

Kirshenbaum featured in PharmaVOICE

Kirshenbaum featured in PharmaVOICE

Recently, Tourism Winnipeg published an article in PharmaVOICE featuring Dr. Lorrie Kirshenbaum, Director, Institute of Cardiovascular Sciences. The article speaks of Winnipeg as an attractive destination to host life sciences sector-related businesses, events,...

Duhamel appointed Associate Dean

Duhamel appointed Associate Dean

Congratulations to Dr. Todd Duhamel, who was recently appointed as Associate Dean (Health Sciences), Faculty of Graduate Studies, effective September 1, 2021. Dr. Todd Duhamel is a Principal Investigator within the Institute of Cardiovascular Sciences, St. Boniface...

Yan selected as 2021 Paul Dudley White (PDW) International Scholar

Yan selected as 2021 Paul Dudley White (PDW) International Scholar

Weiang Yan, PhD student, was recently recognized by the AHA as part of its upcoming Basic Cardiovascular Science (BCVS) Scientific Sessions 2021 Conference, whereby the primary author of the highest ranked accepted abstract from each country is designated as a PDW...

Araujo and Manson named 2021 Vanier Scholars

Araujo and Manson named 2021 Vanier Scholars

Congratulations to Daniel Schwade Araujo and Anne Manson, PhD students here at St. Boniface Hospital Research, who were both named 2021 Vanier Scholars. Araujo, studying at the Faculty of Kinesiology and Recreation Management, will undertake a PhD in Applied Health...