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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’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.

Czubryt now Associate Department Head

Dr. Mike Czubryt, Principal Investigator in the Institute of Cardiovascular Sciences, is now the Associate Department Head (and Chair of the Graduate Program Committee) for the Department of Physiology & Pathophysiology at the University of Manitoba. Congratulations,...

Pierce Receives Distinguished Professor Honour

Dr. Grant Pierce, Executive Director of Research at St. Boniface Hospital, was named Distinguished Professor at the University of Manitoba’s Fall 2018 convocation. “Dr. Pierce’s reputation as an outstanding teacher, mentor and role model is internationally recognized...

Ben-Gurion University of the Negev President visits St. B.

The Research Without Borders team was delighted to visit with the outgoing Ben-Gurion University of the Negev, Israel (BGU) President, Dr. Rivka Carmi, who stopped in Winnipeg briefly on October 16 as part of a whirlwind farewell tour across North America, prior to her official retirement.

Singal receives honorary doctorate

Congratulations to Dr. Pawan K. Singal who received the University of Winnipeg’s highest academic honour, Doctor of Laws, at today’s 114th Convocation at the Duckworth Centre. Dr. Singal was presented with the degree by Sylvie Albert, BA, MBA, PhD, and Dean of the...

Dhalla named to Canadian Hall of Fame

St. Boniface Hospital Research is extremely proud to share the news that Dr. Naranjan S. Dhalla will be inducted into the Canadian Medical Hall of Fame (CMHF) in recognition of his 50-year career advancing knowledge, resources and collaboration in the realm of...

Singal to receive honorary doctorate

Dr. Pawan K. Singal will receive the University of Winnipeg’s academic title of Honorary Doctor of Laws, at a ceremony to be held at the University’s 114th Convocation on October 12, 2018. Dr. Singal, Ph.D., DSc, FACC, Professor of Physiology, University of Manitoba,...