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Bloor Street Entertains 2017

With Bloor Street Entertains fast approaching (on Wednesday, November 29, 2017), we are delighted to announce that newly appointed CANFAR Board member Sylvia Mantella and Ms. Coco Rocha as Co-Chairs. With seven weeks to go before the big night, we’ve amassed a collection of phenomenal experiences and items totaling almost $100,000. Topping off the list […]

Expectant Mothers with HIV: Q5 with Dr. Lena Serghides

Dr. Lena Serghides

Dr. Lena Serghides discusses her ongoing research with CANFAR’s Cameron Dunkin. Expectant Mothers and HIV Medical advancements in HIV have shifted to a place where an expectant mother living with HIV can take her medication to prevent her child from contracting the virus. This progress means that women living with HIV can safely have children […]

Dr. Maheu-Giroux wins Dr. Wainberg award

Dr. Wainberg

The inaugural Dr. Mark Wainberg Award for Outstanding HIV Research, named in honour of the late Dr. Mark Wainberg (pictured), CANFAR Scientific Advisory Committee Co-Chair, is awarded to Dr. Mathieu Maheu-Giroux of McGill University. There are some anniversaries you celebrate, and others you observe with reverence. The latter was the case on Tuesday, August 22, […]