Asthma Projects

Applicant: Jeyanathan, Mangalakumari (Mathy)
Title: Impact of novel BCG booster vaccines on the development of allergic asthma
Institution: McMaster University
Province: Ontario
Amount Awarded: $49,500
Applicant: Belanger, Janice
Title: Fellowship - MA in Health Sciences Topic: From a Patient's Perspective: Are Peak Flows Useful in Managing Their Asthma
Institution: Charles Sturt University
Province: Ontario
Amount Awarded: $3,750
Applicant: Yadollahi, Azedeh
Title: Assessment of the Adverse Effects of Rostral Fluid Shift on the Pathophysiology of Asthma
Institution: University Health Network
Province: Ontario
Amount Awarded: $23,501
Applicant: Lougheed, Diane
Title: Bronchodilating and Bronchoprotective Effects of Deep Inspirations in Asthma, Cough Variant Asthma and Chronic Cough with Normal Airway Sensitivity
Institution: Kingston General Hospital
Province: Ontario
Amount Awarded: $50,000
Applicant: Gordon, John
Title: Cellular immunotherapy for atopic dermatitis and the 'atopic march' to asthma
Institution: University of Saskatchewan
Province: Saskatchewan
Amount Awarded: $40,000
Applicant:
Title: Chair in Pediatric Asthma Research
Institution: University of Calgary Alberta Childrens Hospital
Province: Alberta
Amount Awarded: $850,000
Applicant: Lawson, Josh
Title: Childhood Asthma
Institution: University of Saskatchewan
Province: Saskatchewan
Amount Awarded: $30,000
Applicant: Dorscheid, Delbert
Title: Conjugated Linoleic Acid (CLA) – A Novel and natural anti-viral and anti-inflammatory molecule in asthma
Institution: UBC Centre for Heart Lung Innovation
Province: British Columbia
Amount Awarded: $50,000
Applicant: Sehmi, Roma
Title: The Effect of Airway Epithelial Cell-derived Cytokines on the Bone Marrow in Asthma
Institution: McMaster University, Firestone Institute for Respiratory Health
Province: Ontario
Amount Awarded: $47,500
Applicant: Jendzjowsky, Nicholas
Title: Does asthma therapy require carotid body treatment? A novel inflammatory mechanism of carotid body mediated broncho-constriction.
Institution: University of Calgary
Province: Alberta
Amount Awarded: $90,000
Applicant: Jeyanathan, Mangalakumari
Title: Effect of pre-existing Bacillius Calmette-Guerin induced-immunity in the development of experimental allergic asthma
Institution: McMaster University
Province: Ontario
Amount Awarded: $24,986
Applicant: Gandhi, Vivek
Title: Regulation of Proteinase Activated Receptor - 2 (PAR-2) on Airway Epithelial Cells in Asthma
Institution: University of Alberta
Province: Alberta
Amount Awarded: $10,000
Applicant: Gupta , Samir
Title: A SmartPhone Application for The Electronic Asthma Action Plan System (eAAPS) for Primary Care
Institution: St. Michael's Hospital Toronto
Province: Ontario
Amount Awarded: $49,523
Applicant: Thomas, Nicola
Title: Fellowship - Masters in Nursing Topic: Asthma Management Practices in Two Ontario School Districts: Applying Knowledge to Action
Institution: Queen's University
Province: Ontario
Amount Awarded: $7,500
Applicant: Joshi, Taruna
Title: Pharmacodymanics of glucocorticoid/glucocorticoid receptor interactions in airway epithelial cells: relevance to asthma therapy
Institution: University of Calgary
Province: Alberta
Amount Awarded: $10,000
Applicant: Lawson, Joshua
Title: Health care utilization patterns among children with asthma
Institution: University of Saskatchewan
Province: Saskatchewan
Amount Awarded: $39,975
Applicant: Lawson, Joshua
Title: Childhood Asthma
Institution: University of Saskatchewan
Province: Saskatchewan
Amount Awarded: $30,000
Applicant: Frampton, John
Title: Improved In Vitro Models for Analyzing Lung Tissue Contraction Following Asthma Treatment
Institution: Dalhousie University
Province: Nova Scotia
Amount Awarded: $15,000
Applicant: Ruzycki, Conor Aidan
Title: In Vitro Characterization of Pediatric Aerosol Deposition using Idealized Geometries and Predictive Correlations
Institution: University of Calgary
Province: Alberta
Amount Awarded: $10,000
Applicant: Nair, Parameswaran
Title: Investigating Local Autoimmunity in Severe Eosinophilic Asthma
Institution: Firestone Institute Respiratory Health St. Joseph's Healthcare
Province: Ontario
Amount Awarded: $49,516
Applicant: Yadhollahi, Azadeh
Title: Investigating the impact of inspiratory loading on postural induced lower airway narrowing in asthma
Institution: University Health Network
Province: Ontario
Amount Awarded: $46,646
Applicant: Parkin, Patricia
Title: Asthma, vitamin D levels and health care utilization in young children
Institution: Hospital for Sick Children
Province: Ontario
Amount Awarded: $49,193
Applicant: Polley, Daniel
Title: Allergen proteinases, proteinases-activated receptors and allergic airway inflammation
Institution: University of Calgary
Province: Alberta
Amount Awarded: $10,000
Applicant: Joshi, Taruna
Title: Pharmacodynamics of glucocorticoid / glucocorticoid receptor interactions in airway cells: relevance to asthma therapy
Institution: University of Calgary
Province: Alberta
Amount Awarded: $10,000
Applicant: Stickland, Michael
Title: Physical activity and arterial stiffness in asthmatics
Institution: University of Alberta
Province: Alberta
Amount Awarded: $30,000
Applicant: Sehmi, Roma
Title: Role of Group 2 Innate Lymphoid Cells in Eosinophilic Inflammatory Responses in Atopic Asthma
Institution: McMaster University
Province: Ontario
Amount Awarded: $46,161
Applicant: Sehmi, Roma
Title: Role of Thymic Stomal Lymphopoietin(TSLP) in Promoting Migration of Progenitor Cells in Asthma
Institution: McMaster University
Province: Ontario
Amount Awarded: $50,000
Applicant: Saskatchewan Health Research Foundation (SHRF)
Title: SHRF Collaborative Development Grant 2014-2015 Pilot (Finding cure for asthma)
Institution: Saskatchewan Health Research Foundation (SHRF)
Province: Saskatchewan
Amount Awarded: $100,000
Applicant: Subbarao, Padmaja
Title: Development of novel clinical tests to diagnose and monitor asthma in preschool children
Institution: Hospital for Sick Children
Province: Ontario
Amount Awarded: $49,208
Applicant: Wai Chow, Chung
Title: Syk mediates airway remodelling in asthma
Institution: University of Toronto/Toronto General Research Institute
Province: Ontario
Amount Awarded: $50,000
Applicant: Tebbutt, Scott
Title: Validation of predictive biomarkers of the late phase asthmatic response
Institution: UBC James Hogg Research Centre
Province: British Columbia
Amount Awarded: $50,000
Applicant: Lougheed, Diane
Title: Validation of the Work-related Asthma Screening Questionnaire - Long Version (WRASQ(L))
Institution: Queen’s University
Province: Ontario
Amount Awarded: $48,586
Applicant: Jensen, Megan E
Title: Vitamin D and Inhaled corticosteroids in children with asthma: A Randomised Controlled Trial
Institution: Université de Montréal
Province: Quebec
Amount Awarded: $90,000
Applicant: Gandhi, Vivek
Title: Regulation of proteinase-activated receptor - 2 on airway epithelial cells in asthma
Institution: University of Alberta
Province: Alberta
Amount Awarded: $11,500
Applicant: Moore, Linn
Title: Physical activity, fitness and vascular health in asthmatics
Institution: University of Alberta
Province: Alberta
Amount Awarded: $11,500
Applicant: Gandhi, Vivek
Title: Regulation of proteinase-activated receptor - 2 on airway epithelial cells in asthma
Institution: University of Alberta
Province: Alberta
Amount Awarded: $11,500
Applicant: Laing, Austin
Title: Bronchial thermoplasty and airway remodeling in severe asthma
Institution: University of Calgary
Province: Alberta
Amount Awarded: $11,500
Applicant: Lawson, Joshua
Title: Childhood Asthma
Institution: University of Saskatchewan
Province: Saskatchewan
Amount Awarded: $30,000
Applicant: Chow, Chung-Wai
Title: Modulation of the CD200R pathaway in a chronic mouse model of allergic airways inflammation
Institution: University Health Network
Province: Ontario
Amount Awarded: $47,189
Applicant: Coxson, Harvey
Title: Development and validation of novel non-invasive imaging tools to enhance our understanding of airways in asthma
Institution: UBC Centre for Heart Lung Innovation
Province: British Columbia
Amount Awarded: $50,000
Applicant: Mostafa, Mahmoud
Title: Functional analysis of glucocorticoid-induced transcriptional regulators in human airways
Institution: University of Calgary
Province: Alberta
Amount Awarded: $11,500
Applicant: Nair, Parameswaran
Title: Corticosteroid Insensitivity and bacterial bronchitis in severe asthma
Institution: McMaster University
Province: Ontario
Amount Awarded: $45,112
Applicant: Pham, Diana
Title: The role of human rhinovirus infections in the pathogenesis of airway remodeling in asthma
Institution: University of Calgary
Province: Alberta
Amount Awarded: $11,500
Applicant: Sandford, Andrew
Title: Genetic variants of TSLP in asthma
Institution: UBC Centre for Heart Lung Innovation
Province: British Columbia
Amount Awarded: $50,000
Applicant: Tebbutt, Scott
Title: Novel diagnosis of Western Red Cedar asthma
Institution: UBC Centre for Heart Lung Innovation
Province: British Columbia
Amount Awarded: $50,000
Applicant: Wang, Lu
Title: Cytoskeletal siffness of airway smooth muscle - a new target for asthma strategy
Institution: UBC Centre for Heart Lung Innovation
Province: British Columbia
Amount Awarded: $50,000
Applicant: Yamada, Janet
Title: A theoretical approach to identifying the barriers and enablelrs to using an electronic asthma management system in primary care
Institution: Ryerson University
Province: Ontario
Amount Awarded: $44,520
Applicant: Proud, David
Title: Role of Rhinovirus in Epithelial to Mesenchymal Transition
Institution: University of Calgary
Province: Alberta
Amount Awarded: $30,000
Applicant: Lawson, Joshua
Title: CIHR- "Prevalence and severity of asthma among children in north Saskatchewan region
Institution: University of Saskatchewan
Province: Saskatchewan
Amount Awarded: $150,000