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Heart transplant 'gift of life,' says Manitoba's 1st recipient

A Manitoba woman who received the province's first heart transplant 30 years ago is urging others to register as organ and tissue donors.

MANITOBA RESEARCHERS PARTNER TO IMPROVE ORGAN TRANSPLANTATION

A team of seven Manitoba researchers from the University of Manitoba, CancerCare Manitoba, Transplant Manitoba, Manitoba Institute of Child Health and St. Boniface General Hospital are part of a ...

Kidney Transplant Information Package Now Available

Adult Kidney Transplant Program develops info package for transplant patients.

10-year-old liver transplant recipient on a mission to save others

A liver transplant saved Kaidyn Blair’s life nearly 10 years ago and now the 10-year-old boy is on a mission to save others. Kaidyn is celebrating his 10-year liver anniversary this year by tryi...

TRANSPLANT MANITOBA-PEDIATRIC KIDNEY PROGRAM CELEBRATES 40 YEARS OF TRANSPLANTS WITH A PATIENT AND FAMILY CONFERENCE

“Every time a child comes off the waitlist for a kidney because it is transplant day, it’s a reason to celebrate, but certainly there is also much progress to applaud from the last four decades,” s...

Sharing is Caring: Facebook® Launches Tool in Canada To Add Organ Donor Status to Your Timeline

Transplant Manitoba – Gift of Life Program and the province of Manitoba applaud Facebook® for making the organ donor status tool available to Canadian Facebook users.

We've Got T-shirts!

Help support Transplant Manitoba donor and transplant programs by purchasing a t-shirt for $10.

Quinn Thomas is Cycling for Organ and Tissue Donor Awareness

Quinn Thomas (a 2nd year medical student from Montreal, Quebec) began a four-month solo journey of 8,730 kilometres bicycling across Canada from Vancouver Island to Newfoundland to raise awareness ...

Transplant Manitoba -Pediatric Kidney Program plans a conference to celebrate 40th anniversary of their first pediatric transplant recipient.

Transplant Manitoba -Pediatric Kidney Program patients: help Transplant Manitoba plan this anniversary by completing a 10-question survey.

Canadian Blood Services releases Call to Action, a blueprint for the national strategy on organ and tissue donation and transplantation

Canadian Blood Services released Call to Action, a blueprint for the national strategy on organ and tissue donation and transplantation developed on behalf of the organ and tissue donation and tran...