Success Stories   

Behind every accomplishment, is a heart-warming story. And behind every story, is someone with a big heart!

Behind every donation and behind every act of kindness and caring is a cherished friend of Royal University Hospital. Here are the stories of some of those friends who have given their time or financial support in pursuit of medical excellence at our hospital.

Medical Minds: Dr. Ivar Mendez Bringing advanced and innovative techniques and technology to RUH. Dr. Ivar Mendez, Fred H. Wigmore Professor and Unified Head of Surgery, University of Saskatchewan and Saskatoon Health Region is world-renowned for his work in the area of brain repair, stem cells, functional neurosurgery and robotics. (More)


Medical Minds: Fellowship Training Dr. Gary Hunter, Dr. Marla Davidson, and Dr. Michael Kelly are three specialists who brought their new skills to RUH after receiving fellowship funding in support of advanced training out of province. (More)


Medical Minds: Dr. Paul Babyn Working to bring the most advanced imaging care available in the country to Saskatchewan for cancer, cardiac and neurology patients. Dr. Babyn, Department Head of Medical Imaging for the SHR and the University of Saskatchewan, has worked hard to bring PET-CT to RUH. (More)

Cherished Donor: Kinsmen Telemiracle Foundation A gift of $1.5 million from the Kinsmen Telemiracle Foundation helped us build a cardiac care facility at RUH where patients with fatal heart rhythms will get a new lease on life. (More)


Medical Minds: Dr. Carlo Stuglin and Dr. Kelly Coverett Thanks in part to your donations, Dr. Stuglin and Dr. Coverett received advanced training in cardiac electrophysiology and bought their life-saving skills back to Saskatchewan. (More)


Grateful Patient: Gary Bauer He thought it was the flu. But Gary Bauer of Calgary was having a heart attack while spending Christmas at his cabin at Emma Lake. After Christmas, he made a donation to RUH Foundation in gratitude for the excellent care he received at RUH. (More)







At RUH Foundation, we create excellence in health care by raising funds that anticipate and respond to needs for innovative research, education and patient care at Royal University Hospital.

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