uMontréal receives $3.7 M donation for heart research

October 13, 2015

The Université de Montréal has received a $3.7 M donation from the Heart and Stroke Foundation of Canada. Over the past 25 years, the Heart and Stroke Foundation has given $33 M to uMontréal and its affiliated health care institutes to fund research into heart-related illnesses. “In recent years, new knowledge and new technologies that enable major advances in the treatment of heart disease have been developed,” said uMontréal Rector Guy Breton. “The support of the Foundation is critical to this progress and I warmly thank them for their renewed confidence in the researchers from uMontréal’s network.” uMontréal (French)