Grants Awarded in 2014 – Congratulations to the following!

Dr. Nandini Dendukuri (with Lawrence Joseph):  $256,932  from CIHR – "Statistical methods to support diagnosis of childhood tuberculosis in the absence of a gold-standard reference"

Dr. Nitika Pai: $198,394 (2 years) from CIHR HIV/AIDS Research Initiative – "Evaluation of an HIV self-testing strategy in community clinics for men who have sex with men"

Dr. Kaberi Dasgupta:  $200,000 from the Lawson Foundation Diabetes Funding Opportunity – "The MoMMii study. Effects of a multimodal diabetes prevention intervention on families with a history of gestational diabetes"

Serene Joseph  (Theresa Gyorkos’ PhD Student): $10,000 from CIHR Planning and Dissemination Grant - Institute Community Support – "Informing policy and practice on deworming in early preschool-age children: from local to global audiences"   

Dr. Louise Pilote: $40,000 from the Heart and Stroke Foundation – HAVEN, "Hypertension in the very elderly men and women trial"

Dr. Sasha Bernatsky: $10,000 from the CIHR (Planning and Dissemination Grant - Institute Community Support) – "Long-term Outcomes for Mothers with Rheumatic Diseases and their offspring"  

Dr. Anne-Sophie Brazeau (Kaberi Dasgupta's post-doctoral student):  $40,000 year two-year post doc award from the Heart and Stroke Foundation to work on the MoMMii study.

Dr. Susan Bartlett (with Dr. Clifton Bingham at Johns Hopkins University): $700,000 from PCORI -  “Making PROMIS Meaningful to Patients and Providers in Clinical Practice”

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