Dalhousie Medical Research Foundation

About the DMRF

The Dalhousie Medical Research Foundation funds the many areas of research excellence undertaken in the Faculty of Medicine at Dalhousie University and its affiliated teaching hospitals. Please read more about our research mission.

Scotiabank Fundraises for Dalhousie Medical Research Foundation (DMRF)

Barb Oland receiving 2012 cheque

From L to R:  Rhonda Graham (Branch Manager), Portland Street Branch, Dartmouth), Paul DeWolfe (VP Retail & Small Business Banking), Barbara Oland (DMRF Board Member) and and Barry Gaul (Branch Manager, Clayton Park, Halifax).

On September 26, 2012, several Scotiabank branches came together to hold a golf tournament at Glen Arbour Golf Course in Halifax to raise funds for a number of charities.  DMRF's Molly Appeal and Beatrice Hunter Cancer Research Institute were two of the supported charities.

On November 7, 2012, Ms. Barbara Oland (Board member at DMRF) and golf tournament participant, received a cheque on behalf of DMRF in the amount of $14,000 from Scotiabank.  THANK YOU to all the fabulous Scotiabank employees in the Halifax Regional Municipality who worked so hard to make this happen!

2012 Molly Appeal for Immunology Research 

Ashburn 2012 IMG_4388         Molly Appeal for Immunology Research Dinner                Ashburn Golf Club ~ October 17, 2012

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Molly Appeal for Immunology Research Dinner
Ashburn Golf Club ~ October 17, 2012








Upcoming Events

May 18, 2014:  Molly's Runners at the Scotiabank Blue Nose Marathon

For the sixth year in a row, Dalhousie Medical Research Foundation will be entering a team in the charity challenge of the annual Scotiabank Blue Nose Marathon event to raise funds for our annual Molly Appeal campaign. 

Anyone is welcome to join or support Molly's Runners.  


January 2, 2014:  DMRF's Holiday Tree

Holiday Tree 2012DMRF Staff in front of the 2013 Holiday Tree!!

The Foundation's Holiday Tree was erected in the foyer of the Sir Charles Tupper Medical Bldg. on Monday, December 2, 2013.

Thank you to all who contributed to this program ~ it was a great success again this year!!  Proceeds will support the 13/14 Molly Appeal for Cancer Research.


The Philanthropist

Fall 2013 Issue

Spring 2013 Issue

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