Initiative: Healthcare Innovation

Impact of Schroeder Foundation Felt Across Canada

Over $22 million gifted to medical and education initiatives with total multi-year commitments of over $80 million.

June 15, 2021 Read More >>

The Schroeder Foundation is helping St. Michael’s Hospital break down barriers to health care for people experiencing homelessness.

The Schroeder Foundation has made a major investment to pilot the Homeless Outreach Coordinator program (aka the Navigator program) and break this cycle of illness and hospital readmission.

May 5, 2021 Read More >>

The Schroeder Foundation is helping St. Michael’s Hospital stop “Canada’s disease” in its tracks.

St. Michael’s, with a major investment from The Schroeder Foundation, is set to become one of the world’s top centres for MS research, education and patient care.

May 5, 2021 Read More >>

No more siloed medicine: The Schroeder BRAIN&HEART Centre at St. Michael’s is pushing the frontiers of integrated care.

The Schroeder Foundation has made a landmark investment of $22.125 million to establish The Schroeder BRAIN&HEART Centre at St. Michael’s Hospital, and usher in a new era of integrated precision medicine.

May 5, 2021 Read More >>

Campaign for the Walter and Maria Schroeder BRAIN&HEART Centre

Join our $42-million campaign so we can do what no one has done before. We’re creating a centre where the world’s top specialists treat the toughest brain and heart cases — together.

March 24, 2021 Read More >>

In-Home Dementia Intervention, a program under the direction of Dr. Robin Green and Dr. Kathy McGilton at Toronto Rehab.

The Schroeder Brain Institute will help to deliver new and innovative clinical approaches through the use of artificial intelligence, smart home systems, advanced sensors and robotics in rehabilitation.

March 24, 2021 Read More >>

Dementia Rehab, the Schroeder Brain Institute will target specific areas of rehabilitation

The Schroeder Brain Institute will target specific areas of rehabilitation, which include activities of daily living, language and communication, social interaction, behavioral and psychological symptoms of dementia, pain and physical disability.

March 12, 2021 Read More >>

Advancing Innovation through the Centre for Neurotechnological Innovation to Application (“CRANIA”)

The aim for CRANIA is to be the recognized leader in an exciting new field of medicine that restores or improves patients’ function by correcting abnormal electrical or chemical activity in the brain.

February 24, 2021 Read More >>

The Schroeder Foundation supports St. Michael’s efforts to tackle COVID-19.

When the COVID-19 pandemic hit Toronto last spring, The Schroeder Foundation rallied behind St. Michael’s Hospital’s efforts to tackle the global public health crisis, with a major gift to the Courage Fund.

November 5, 2020 Read More >>

$25-million gift will create new arthritis institute at UHN

Arthritis is the leading cause of disability globally. To address this growing crisis, the Schroeder Arthritis Institute, launched with a $25 million donation by philanthropists Walter and Maria Schroeder, will help UHN’s innovative arthritis program become a world-class hub for innovation in research, education and patient care.

October 9, 2020 Read More >>

The Schroeder BRAIN&HEART Centre renovations brings a new catheterization lab

The first phase of renovations to The Walter and Maria Schroeder BRAIN&HEART Centre has come to completion with the upcoming opening of the brand new Catheterization Lab 3 inside St. Michael’s Hospital.

February 26, 2020 Read More >>

Generous Gifts: How Medical Funding is Used

Watch and learn how the generous donations from the Walter & Maria Schroeder Foundation have advanced Canada’s medical…

November 26, 2019 Watch >>

The Importance of Philanthropy in Healthcare

The recent introduction of virtual care, healthcare data management, and exploration of robotics, three-dimensional printing, nanotechnology and various…

November 26, 2019 Read More >>

CRANIA Project Leads Charge in Canadian Medical Research

On May 15th, the Center for Advancing Neurotechnological Innovation for Application (CRANIA) was launched as a joint initiative…

November 26, 2019 Read More >>

Philanthropy is an Essential Source

Hear from some of Canada’s top medical researches as to why the Walter & Maria Schroeder Foundation’s donations…

November 26, 2019 Watch >>

Unprecedented $20-million Gift to build Schroeder Institute for Brain Innovation & Recovery

With a transformational gift of $20-million to the Toronto Rehab Foundation, Walter and Maria Schroeder, along with their family, have established The Walter and Maria Schroeder Institute for Brain Innovation & Recovery.

December 17, 2017 Read More >>
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