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Ronald & Irene Ward Foundation $1.6M Donation Creates New Labs for Pediatric Brain Injury Research
New research to help children suffering from brain injuries such as severe head trauma, concussion and stroke is now underway at the University of Calgary-Alberta Health Services’ Alberta Children’s Hospital Research Institute for Child and Maternal Health (ACHRI)
$15 Million Gift from Riddell Family
The gift, made in memory of Vi Riddell who was a nurse at the Alberta Children’s Hospital, will help to create the Vi Riddell Children’s Pain & Rehabilitation Centre.
Encana Donates $500,000 for New Pediatric Simulation Lab!
Like flight simulation for pilots, patient simulation is crucial in helping health professionals and students build the skills required to excel under pressure during life-and-death medical emergencies involving children.
Trican Donates $5 Million to Fight Childhood Cancer!
$5-million gift will be directed specifically to two areas in which our childhood cancer team is nationally recognized: Blood and Marrow Transplantation (BMT) and Novel Therapies.
Edwards Family NICU to be built at the Alberta Children’s Hospital
$5-million gift from local philanthropists, Heather and N. Murray Edwards to help southern Alberta's most critically-ill newborn babies.
Teaming up to fight childhood cancer!
$1.3 million gift from Cenovus Energy to help experts at the
Alberta Children’s Hospital in the fight against childhood cancer.
New Hope for Children with Mental Health Disorders
Cuthbertson & Fischer Chair in Pediatric Mental Health – First in Alberta!
Alberta Children’s Hospital Foundation introduces new Child Ambassador
Please welcome Sienna our 2010 Children's Miracle Network
Champion Child for the Alberta Children's Hospital Foundation! (PDF, 38 KB)
World-renowned Neurologist Recruited to Calgary!
Dr. Jong Rho to help children with injury and illness of the brain at
the Alberta Children's Hospital (PDF, 46.2 MB)