MRP Nephrologists Present Research at Canadian Society of Nephrology AGM
Several Manitoba Renal Program nephrologists recently presented their research at the Canadian Society of Nephrology Annual General Meeting held April 24 – 28 in Montreal. Find out more about their presentations.
From Diabetes to Dialysis to a Donated Kidney
Cheryl Stagg found out her kidneys were failing right after being displaced from her home in Dauphin River because of 2011 flooding. She is currently on hemodialysis and is waiting for a transplant through the Living Donor Paired Exchange Registry.
MNNC Journal Club Event May 23
MNNC Journal Club members: Join us to hear Dr. Paul Komenda’s presentation on the FINISHED PROJECT – an exciting new screening program in affiliation with Diabetes Integration Project. Thursday, May 23, 2013 | 4:30-7:00 pm | Buccacinos – 155 Osborne Street (Parking available behind Vita Health) Click here to view the event poster
New Location for St. Boniface PD & Renal Health Clinic
St. Boniface Hospital and Manitoba Renal Program (MRP) showed off their new Peritoneal Dialysis Unit and Renal Health Clinic location today during a blessing given by the hospital’s Director of Spiritual Care and Mission, Father Jerry Ward. The new area, located in A4 West, brings together the peritoneal dialysis unit, renal health unit and a secondary hemodialysis site all into one location. Previously the units had been located in different parts of the hospital. Read More…
World Kidney Day
March 14 marks World Kidney Day internationally. Take some time to learn about your kidneys and how vital they are to your health. Help stop kidney disease or kidney failure by learning about who is at risk and how to recognize symptoms. www.worldkidneyday.org