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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.

 

Industry Marvel Award to Dr. Naranjan Dhalla

At the 10th Annual Gala Dinner, attended by more than 800 people in Surrey B.C., Darpan Magazine presented Dr. Naranjan Dhalla with its Industry Marvel Award.  Dr. Dhalla was honoured along with nine other South Asian community leaders, recognized for their...

Med Students Awarded for Research Projects

The Med summer research program within the Max Rady College of Medicine at the University of Manitoba gives first and second-year medical students an opportunity to engage in original research, either basic or clinical, under the supervision of a St. Boniface Hospital...

Czubryt, Kirshenbaum, Pierce awarded in Serbia

Drs. Michael Czubryt, Lorrie Kirshenbaum, and Grant Pierce were honoured recently with three special awards presented at a conference in Vrnjacka Banja, Serbia held September 11 - 14, 2019 and hosted by International Academy of Cardiovascular Sciences (IACS). The...

CAHS Fellowships for Feldman & Hack

Drs. Ross Feldman and Thomas Hack were inducted as Fellows into the Canadian Academy of Health Sciences (CAHS) at an induction ceremony held in Ottawa last night. Induction into the CAHS as a Fellow is considered one of the highest honours within Canada’s academic...

Schwartz Brings Home National Gold!

Leah Schwartz, U of W Collegiate student in Mike Czubryt’s lab, has returned from the Canada-Wide Science Fair in Fredericton where she was awarded a Gold Medal at the Senior Level in the competition. She was up against 450 of Canada's top young science minds at the...