Congratulations to all 2015-2016 Operating Grant Recipients!
The MMSF is pleased to announce that over $280,000 has been approved for funding operating grants for the following successful applicants from the Competition for Funds held in October 2015.
Wherever possible we work cooperatively with partners to jointly fund MMSF approved operating grants. At this time, not all of our partnerships for 2015-2016 operating grant recipients have been finalized. Updates shall be posted to our website as the information becomes available. Please refer to our About Us/Partnerships and Awards Recipients pages of our website for future updates.
Click here for the Media Release and list of the successful applicants, projects and approved amounts from our 2015 Competition for Funds.
The Manitoba Medical Service Foundation’s Mission is to promote and fund scientific, educational and other activities to improve the health and well-being of Manitobans, focusing on support of new researchers. Our Vision is to continue to be an important source of support for health-related research and education, in collaboration with other Manitoba organizations. We are inspired by the accomplishments of the researchers who have received funding through the MMSF. We look forward to continuing our goal of supporting health-related research and education in Manitoba.
Research applications are welcome from medical and scientific researchers, medical and dental students and allied professionals, such as social workers, nurses, epidemiologists and any other health workers involved in preventive, therapeutic, or rehabilitative care. Projects promoting scientific, educational and other activities to maintain and improve the health and well-being of Manitobans are considered.
The MMSF is proud of the accomplishments of each recipient since the Foundation's inception in 1971. The Foundation looks forward to continuing its mission to promote and fund scientific, educational and other activities to improve the health and well-being of Manitobans, focusing on support of new researchers.
- Dr. Lindsay Du Val
Chairman of the Board
- Dr. Peter Cattini
Vice-Chairman of the Board
- Dr. Greg Hammond
- Dr. John Wade
Assistant Executive Director
- Mr. Andrew Yorke
President & CEO Manitoba Blue Cross