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Every year, thousands of patients from across Montreal and Quebec rely on receiving care at the MUHC and your donations to the MUHC Foundation have helped our hospital remain at the forefront of medicine. From supporting young researchers to purchasing leading-edge medical equipment, the lives of patients and their families have been greatly improved thanks to our community’s generosity. Our donors help make the difference between good healthcare and the exceptional care offered at the MUHC. Every donation helps us achieve our goal of continuously improving healthcare at one of the most comprehensive university health centres in Canada.
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Two years ago, after her husband, a lifelong smoker, died of lung cancer, Claire Tolnai’s son pleaded with her to stop smoking. He’d just buried his step-father and witnessing his mother continue to smoke everyday was too much for him to bear. “Do you want to wait...read more
“Of course you can do it” – these words have become Wendy Wray’s mantra. A cardiac nurse clinician at the McGill University Health Centre (MUHC) for many years, she never anticipated becoming an advocate for heart disease prevention, but her determination to save the...read more
Dr. Momar Ndao: Studying the bugs responsible for some of the world’s most dangerous infectious diseases
Kayemor is a village located in the southern part of Senegal. Small in size and considered underdeveloped by Western standards, it holds a special place in Dr. Momar Ndao’s heart. He was born there and although he no longer calls it home, it was in Kayemor that he was...read more