In the News

Following are links to news articles featuring our people, our achievements and our activities at the University of Alberta Hospital, the Mazankowski Alberta Heart Institute and the Kaye Edmonton Clinic.

For media inquires please contact Sarah Stilwell by phone (780)-407-4273 or send her an email.

February 28, 2018 – Global News-  630 CHED Heart Pledge Day to support lifesaving care in Edmonton
January 9, 2018 – Edmonton Journal- 
Blood patient's $3-million donation pumps life into hematology unit at University hospital
January 9, 2018 – CTV News- 
U of A Hospital hematology program bolstered by $3M gift
November 29, 2017 – Edmonton Journal- 
Festival of Trees raising funds to improve emergency care at University of Alberta Hospital
November 28, 2017 – Edmonton Journal- 
Healthy fecal transplants show promise in treating diarrhea caused by bad bacteria
November 28, 2017 – The Globe & Mail- 
Capsule for fecal transplant as good as colonoscopy to treat C. difficile: study
November 28, 2017 – Global News- 
Fecal transplant capsule as good as colonoscopy to treat C. difficile: study
November 28, 2017 – CTV News- 
Fecal transplants in a capsule may be as effective as those delivered by colonoscopy: study
September 10, 2017 – CBC- 
Stroke ambulance piques interest of neurologists at Calgary medical conference
September 6, 2017 – Folio.ca- 
Alberta’s life sciences innovators to get boost from new health-tech business incubator
June 20, 2017 – Newswire.ca - 
Servier Canada, Government of Alberta, and the University Hospital Foundation announce the formation of the Servier Alberta Innovation in Health Fund (SAIHF)
June 14, 2017 – Edmonton Journal - 
Long-awaited $40M urology centre opens at Kaye Edmonton Clinic
May 11, 2017 - Edmonton Journal - 
State-of-the-art video conferencing system aims to help medical researchers market ideas
March 6, 2017 - Edmonton Journal - 
Time it takes for Alberta stroke patients to receive clot-busting drug slashed 

February 23, 2017 - INEWS 880 - 630 CHED Heart Pledge Day: ‘I think I dodged a bullet’ 
February 23, 2017 - 630CHED - 630 CHED Heart Pledge Day: ‘This is a miracle place’ 
January 27, 2017 - Edmonton Journal - University of Alberta hospital celebrates 50 years of kidney transplants 
December 27, 2016 - Global Edmonton - 3 brilliant health innovations from Edmonton in 2016
November 21, 2016 - Global Edmonton - Canada’s first stroke ambulance rolls into Edmonton
November 21, 2016 - Edmonton Journal - Edmonton welcomes first ambulance dedicated to stroke patients
November 21, 2016 - CBC- Edmonton gets Canada's first stroke ambulance
September 20, 2016 - Edmonton Journal - Full hearts over amazing recovery of tiny medical marvel Isaac Tymchuk
September 14, 2016 - Globe and Mail - Canada’s first stroke ambulance coming to Alberta
September 7, 2016 - Vegreville News - Stroke Ambulance: a marvel in life-saving technology
June 10, 2016 - Edmonton Journal - New option at Edmonton heart institute for those deemed high-risk when it comes to open-heart surgery
May 15, 2016 - Edmonton Journal - Brain Centre "Flies"
April19, 2016 - Global Saskatoon #48in48: New lungs, new life for Saskatoon mom
April 19, 2016 - Focus Saskatchewan - Jill's new lungs
April 18, 2016 - Global Edmonton - #48in48: Transplant recipient becomes transplant surgeon 
April 9, 2016 - Edmonton Journal - Hospital Foundations in Alberta's health system
March 31, 2016 - CTV Edmonton - Full House Lottery Launch
March 31, 2016 - Edmonton Sun - Full House Lottery Launches 23rd Campaign
March 31, 2016 - Edmonton Sun - Rate the FHL Rooms
March 31, 2016 - Edmonton Journal - Inside Out: 2016 Full House Lottery embraces the great indoors
February 25, 2016 - Global Edmonton - Alberta surgeons break transplant record
February 25, 2016 - INEWS 880 - Transplant records have been set at University Hospital site
February 25, 2016 - CBC Edmonton - Second busiest for Transplants (in Canada)
February 24, 2016 - Global Edmonton - Heart Pledge day raises $170 thousand (begins at 2:23)
February 12, 2016 - CTV Edmonton - Mazankowski Spin-A-Thon
January 21, 2016 - Edmonton Journal - Record donation boosts University Hospital Foundation's Brain Centre Campaign
January 20, 2016 - Global Edmonton - Brain Centre Campaign gets a major boost
January 20, 2016 - CTV Edmonton - Advancing brain care in Northern Alberta (begins at 10:40)
January 4, 2016 - CTV Edmonton - Manuary in Edmonton (begins at 11:42)
January 4, 2016 - Global Edmonton - Manuary Kicks Off
September 21, 2015 - Edmonton Sun - 
Prostate Cancer Research in Alberta Gets a Boost

August 28, 2015 - Global Edmonton - Painless, no scalpel surgery coming to Edmonton
August 28, 2015 - 630 CHED - 
Painless, bladeless brain surgery coming to University Hospital
August 24, 2015 - 630 CHED - Interview with Tom Goodchild, discussing Deep Brain Stimulation
July 15, 2015 - Edmonton Examiner - Speciality stroke ambulance helps University of Alberta Hospital save lives
July 9, 2015 - CBC News - As It Happens Interview
July 8, 2015 - CBC News - U of A Hospital unveils Canada's 1st stroke ambulance
July 8, 2015 - 630 CHED - Stroke Ambulance to "bring the hospital to the patient"
July 8, 2015 - Edmonton Journal - Edmonton to get Canada's first "stroke" ambulance
July 8, 2015 - Regina Leader Post - Canada's first stroke ambulance 
July 8, 2015 - Metro News Edmonton - City to build first stroke ambulance
July 8, 2015 - CFCW News - Edmonton will soon be home to a Stroke Ambulance
May 29, 2015 - Global Edmonton - Lorraine Mansbridge at the Mazankowski Alberta Heart Institute
April 27, 2015 - National Post - Surviving the 'unsurvivable' plan crash: Tom Wilson woke up soaked in fuel. He was on fire
April 23, 2015 - CTV Edmonton - Plane crash survivor sharing his story
April 21, 2015 - EurekAlert - University of Alberta Research Reveals New Possibilities for Islet and Stem Cell Transplantation
April 19, 2015 - Global National - #48in48 N
ational Campaign 
April 19, 2015 - Global Edmonton - The Importance of Skin Donation
April 19, 2015 - Edmonton Journal - Knife Saved Months: The Gamma Knife the Right Choice for Brad Freeman 
April 17, 2015 - Fort Saskatchewan Record - Lone Survivor

March 31, 2015 - Media Advisory - Partnering with the Government of Alberta and AHS to Provide the Right Care, at the Right Time
March 26, 2015 - City TV - University Hospital Foundation featured in Breakfast Television's Full House Lottery stories
March 24, 2015 - Nanaimo Daily News - Surgeons need cockpit training
March 19, 2015 - Edmonton Sun - Full House Lottery in support of Edmonton hospitals offering biggest ever-house

 

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