Over $4 million has been provided in grants since 2005

Vaclav F. Mach and Dr. Hanni Mach-GaensslenThe Mach-Gaensslen Foundation of Canada honours the lives of Vaclav F. Mach and Dr. Hanni Gaensslen by supporting research related to the fields of cardiology, oncology, and psychiatry. The foundation supports student research at Canadian medical schools.

The grants not only enable students to conduct medical research during their time at university, but also encourage them to make research an ongoing part of their careers.

Mach-Gaensslen Research Prize Winner Announced

Ottawa, October 19, 2016

Can we make a difference in a person's lifelong mental health if we reach them early enough?

That's the thinking behind the research being done by Dr. Rudolf Uher, the winner of this year's The Royal-Mach-Gaensslen Prize for Mental Health Research, an annual $100,000 award that celebrates one of the most promising young mental health researchers in Canada and helps fund innovative and progressive studies. MORE...

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