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$7,500 for the MGH Lupus Clinic
Wednesday March 4th, 2020

Nabil Chikh, Pharmacist and owner of the 24-hour Côte-des-Neiges Pharmaprix gave a $7,500 check to the MGH Foundation, to support the Montreal General Hospital’s Lupus Clinic.

Measuring Gait Variation to Prevent Accidents and Diagnose Diseases in the Elderly
Tuesday March 3rd, 2020

The Montreal General Hospital Foundation has recently supported the purchase of an electronic walkway for the Division of Geriatric Medicine. With this new tool, medical teams can better assess a patient’s condition, prevent falls and injuries, and also diagnose cognitive loss and other health issues.

A New CPET System for Better Assessment of Patients’ Ability to Tolerate Surgery
Friday February 14th, 2020

Thanks to the support of donors of the Montreal General Hospital Foundation, the Peri Operative Program is now equiped with a new CPET system, a key element in assessing the patients’ physical condition.

$17 Million to Fight Lung, Esophageal and Stomach Cancers
Wednesday November 20th, 2019

The Montreal General Hospital Foundation has announced essential support for the fight against thoracic cancers, with $17 million in donations presented to the Montreal General Hospital’s Division of Thoracic Surgery at the McGill University Health Centre (MUHC). The amount is part of the MGH Foundation’s current CODE LiFE campaign, aimed at raising $100 million to …

Record Year for Soirée en or
Wednesday November 6th, 2019

Montréal, November 6, 2019 − The third edition of the Montreal General Hospital Foundation’s Soirée en or Gala announced a record $6,5 million to support patient care and advanced research for the treatment of lung, esophageal and stomach cancers through the Division of Thoracic Surgery. Thanks to the 375 guests who attended this fun and …

2019 Research Awards Ceremony
Thursday October 10th, 2019

Alongside our partner foundations, we have awarded over 100 research grants to deserving researchers whose projects are increasing our knowledge of medicine, all for the betterment of our patients and community.

First Edition of Hockey 911 Raises Over $400,000
Friday October 4th, 2019

On October 2, 2019, the Montreal General Hospital Foundation held its first edition of Hockey 911, a fundraising event featuring hockey legends such as Bob Gainey, Yvan Cournoyer, Chris Nilan, Trent McCleary, Serge Savard and Scotty Bowman alongside Montreal General Hospital doctors who work with Montréal Canadiens hockey players. This event raised more than $400,000 to support the MGHF’s CODE LiFE Campaign.

Opal: a Dream Tool for Cancer Patients
Wednesday July 10th, 2019

In June 2019, the Opal application won the Prix d’excellence du Ministère de la Santé et des Services Sociaux for the quality of its technology and its significant impact on the lives of the patients who use it. The Montreal General Hospital Foundation is proud to have contributed to this innovative project thanks to the …

Thanks2Music
Wednesday June 26th, 2019

Music is powerful. It can invigorate, comfort and heal. It provides people with a sense of community and belonging. Music can also help you care for your mental health. Starting July 2019, people are invited to use #Thanks2Music to take part in the online conversation highlighting the role of music in caring for our mental …

Release of the 2018-2019 Annual Report
Monday June 17th, 2019

Thanks to you, we raised $15.9 M in donations during the 2018–2019 fiscal year and we have been able to support our medical teams in their research projects and development of clinics and programs centred on patients and their experiences.