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Funding Awarded 2013

$842,974

Click on underlined investigator names to link to publications arising from this research.

Limited Budget Support
$47,445

Principle Investigator Project Title Amount Awarded
Alaina Francis
To determine whether significant differences in physiological responses exist between underwater hockey players and healthy controls $21,460
Dr Mike Gillham To complete a prospective pilot study of novel diagnostic biomarkers in patients with clinically suspected non-occlusive mesenteric ischaemia $11,457
Dr Shay McGuinness Contribution to study to assess the safety, feasibility and brain biomarker effect of 24 hours of therapeutic hypercapnia in patients admitted to ICU after cardiac arrest $10,275
Dr Andrew McKee
One year subscription for unlimited users to intensive care educational website  $4,253

Project Support
$284,449

Principle Investigator Project Title Amount Awarded
Dr Clair King Correlation of functional and morphological change in the aging lung $73,466
Dr Margaret Wilsher To determine whether conservative management of primary spontaneous pneumothorax is an effective, safe and acceptable therapeutic option $42,500
Drs John Ormiston & Mark Webster
Construction of a coronary artery anatomical atlas for PCI  $50,000
Dr Jonathon Skinner
Targeted Next Generation Sequencing to identify the genetic causes of heritable cardiac disorders  $48,882
Dr Richard Douglas
Studies of chronic rhinosinusitis  $69,601

Senior Fellowships
$0.00

There were no fellowships awarded in 2013

PhD Scholarship
$0.00

There were no PhD scholarships awarded in 2013

Centennial Travel Award for Nurses, Technical, and Paramedical Staff
$0.00

There were no centennial travel awards for nurses, technical, and paramedical staff awarded in 2013

Travel / Conference Support
$78,561

  International Conferences Domestic Conferences
Green Lane Travel Award $15,000 -
Medical (only for those who do not receive CME) $3,940 $5,831
Nursing/Technical/Paramedical $51,947 $1,843

Salary Support
$298,781

John Neutze Scholarship
Recipient Professor Harvey White 

Other Salary Support
Professor Ralph Stewart (Cardiology) 

Administrative Support
Karishma Sidhu (Biostatistics), Noelle Balbas (Physiology), Charlene Nell (Desktop Administrator), Lyn Mellor/Frances Douglas (Cardiovascular Research Unit),

Restricted funds released
$133,739

Transplant Fellowship salary support,  research support, travel support , TB Conference organization