Help Prevent and Cure Heart Rhythm Diseases

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30% of cardiovascular diseases are caused by a heart rhythm disorder.
There are three heart rhythm disorders related to failures in the electrical activity of the heart: atrial fibrillation, ventricular fibrillation and heart failure.

These diseases affect millions of people worldwide, either chronically or acutely, and both immediately and fatally. Regardless of your age, you and your loved ones can be affected.

Every year, heart rhythm disorders cause:

  • 20% of strokes in the world
  • 32,000 sudden cardiac deaths in Canada
  • 150,000 hospitalisations for heart failure in Canada

Given all these broken lives, and the suffering of patients and their loved ones, solutions are urgently needed. You can help us fight these disorders through prevention, treatment and by training healthcare professionals. For example:

  • Funding new research projects to further understanding of cardiac electrical disorders,
  • Purchasing new equipment to provide experts with the best technology tools available and support medical innovation,
  • Supporting education and training programmes to spread knowledge in more centers worldwide and to ensure all patients benefit from therapeutic advances.


Myriad Canada is working with IHU Liryc – the Electrophysiology and Heart Modelling Institute, for the implementation of this project.

Myriad Canada’s role is to carry out charitable activities across the globe in accordance with its charitable purposes. We control and monitor the use of funds and the progress of charitable activities to ensure that donations made to Myriad Canada have the greatest impact in accordance with donors’ expressed wishes. As a member of the Myriad Alliance with offices in Canada, the US, Europe, Asia and Australia, Myriad Canada has a vast international network and extensive practical expertise.

How to support this project

By credit card: At the top right hand of this page, indicate the amount of money you would like to give and make the donation online by credit card. You will immediately receive a receipt for tax purposes by e-mail. Simple and fast!

For donations by cheque: Make the cheque payable to the Myriad Canada Foundation, mentioning ‘Project G205Friends of the Liryc Foundation’ in the section ‘For’ and send it to: Myriad Canada Foundation, 1 Place Ville Marie, Suite 1670, MONTREAL, QC, H3B 2B6 – CANADA.

By Direct Deposit: For transfer instructions, please email or call: or 514-481-2000

Every donation is eligible for a receipt to be used for tax purposes in Canada.

Myriad Canada registered charitable organization number: 76978 4893 RR0001

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