DialyTran

DialyTran works to improve the lives of patients with kidney disease and on dialysis at the MUHC. We are a volunteer-run organization that seeks to make a tangible difference in the well-being of these patients, and the community’s support will help us achieve our goal.

Douglas F. Burns

DialyTran President

DialyTran is a volunteer organization that is dedicated to ensuring that MUHC patients living kidney disease and those waiting for a transplant receive the best possible care. In the past 5 years, they have contributed more than $660,000. Led by exceptional community volunteer Doug Burns, DialyTran raises funds to support the greatest needs of the MUHC’s transplant program, including, among others:

  • Purchasing leading-edge medical equipment
  • Creating the Organ Transplant Patient Support Program
  • Developing dialysis and transplant education and special nursing staff education programs
  • Funding the Renal Patient Support Program

Help improve the lives of MUHC patients living with kidney disease by making a donation to DialyTran today. For more information, please contact Miguel Burnier Jr., Development Officer at 514-934-1934, ext. 71205 or miguel.burnierjr@muhc.mcgill.ca.

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Join us on November 7 for a musical evening in support of individuals living with HIV/AIDS who are followed at the Chronic Viral Illness Service (CVIS) of the MUHC. ... See MoreSee Less

Soirée Ruban Rouge / Red Ribbon Night

November 7, 2017, 7:00pm - November 7, 2017, 9:00pm

An inspiring musical evening featuring international contemporary singer Barbara Lewis who will pay tribute to Canadian music, including the great Leonard Cohen with special guest singer Ben Griffin. ...

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My name is Shirley Hirsh, and on a bitterly cold evening in January of 1998 I had a massive heart attack. My only chance of survival was a heart transplant.
Click here to read the rest of my story: www.muhcfoundation.com/grateful-to-muhc-transplant/
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On October 12, 2017, over 200 guests attended the MUHC Foundation’s first-ever Enchantée cocktail dinatoire. Co-chaired by volunteers Cynthia Price Verreault, JoAnne Kelly Rudy, and Anna Capobianco-Skipworth, the event celebrated the six MUHC breast surgeons who care for women with breast cancer: Dr. David Fleiszer, Dr. Antoine Loutfi, Dr. Ari Meguerditchian, Dr. Robert Salasidis, Dr. Francine Tremblay and Dr. Sarkis Meterissian.
More than $120,000 was raised from this event, which will be directed towards the Breast Clinic of the MUHC’s Wellness Program.
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On October 12, 2017, over 200 guests attended the MUHC Foundation’s first-ever Enchantée cocktail dinatoire. Co-chaired by volunteers Cynthia Price Verreault, JoAnne Kelly Rudy, and Anna Capobianc...

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