Grant Recipients 2013 - 2015

Research Grants 2013 - 2015

Tuberculosis research
Dr. Yossef Av-Gay - $60,000 (Over 2 Years)
Elucidating the Role of Ergothioneine in the Physiology and Pathogenesis of Mycobacterium tuberculosis
Jack Bell Research Centre

Sleep apnea research
Dr. Nick Bansback - $60,000 (Over 2 Years)
Testing whether a patient decision aid improve adherence to treatment in patients with obstructive sleep apnea: A pilot study
University of British Columbia

Interstitial lung disease research
Dr. Jordan Guenette - $60,000 (Over 2 Years)
Mechanisms of Exertional Dyspnea in Fibrotic Interstitial Lung Disease
UBC James Hogg Research Centre

COPD research
Dr. Tillie-Louise Hackett - $60,000 (Over 2 Years)
Molecular determinants of small airway obstruction in COPD
UBC James Hogg Research Centre

Tuberculosis research
Dr. Charles Thompson - $60,000 (Over 2 Years)
The synergistic activities of cephalosporins and rifampicins against Mycobacterium tuberculosis
University of British Columbia

COPD research
Dr. Stephan van Eeden - $60,000 (Over 2 Years)
The impact of HMG-CoA reductase inhibitors on lung inflammation in COPD
UBC James Hogg Research Centre


The National Grant Review supports pulmonary research or development projects and offers grants for research operating costs, including laboratory supplies, technicians and some equipment. For more information on how to apply, go here.

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