Human controlled. Robot assisted.
Funding Atlantic Canada’s first surgical robotics technology at the QEII.
delivering the most innovative and effective care for patients
Atlantic Canada’s first hybrid OR

Within one year, the QEII Foundation – in collaboration with the Maritime Heart Centre – has raised $4 million towards Atlantic Canada’s first hybrid operating room (OR) at the QEII Health Sciences Centre. Learn more.

Example of a hybrid OR.
Where we are focused
Our Current Priorities

Learn more about the care areas in which you can make an impact at the QEII.

Our impact
Ride for Cancer
Over $2.6 million net raised to transform cancer care here at home.

Hosted in partnership by the QEII Foundation and The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society, Ride for Cancer powered by BMO Bank of Montreal funds life-saving equipment at the QEII, fuels tomorrow’s cures, and supports cancer patients and their families through the toughest moments of their lives.

Rehab patient Matt Upham doing therapy in the Grace Hansen Therapeutic Pool at the QEII
Matthew Upham

“Even if things aren’t better now, that’s not to say they won’t get better in the future. If you stay positive, you are going to help your body heal.”

Health care is changing
Why We Need You
The QEII Foundation contributes to life-changing moments experienced every day by patients and their loved ones at the QEII.
A patient lying down in an MRI machine while three nurses talk to him
Health care is changing and we need the support of our generous community.