Recent Grant Recipients

Research Grant Recipients

Grant Recipient 2014-16

Project Title

Dr. Michael Brauer

School of Population & Public Health

University of British Columbia

Has AirCare led to lower mortality in BC Lower Mainland?

Dr. Christopher Carlsten

Department of Medicine - VCHRI

University of British Columbia

A novel approach to characterizing the human airway responses to complex environmental exposures.

Dr. Vincent Duronio

Department of Medicine - Jack Bell Research Centre

University of British Columbia

Aberrant p53-mediated signaling in the pathigenesis of Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis.

Dr. Lindsay Eltis

Department of Microbiology & Immunology

University of British Columbia

 

Inhibitors of cholesterol catabolism in Mycobacterium tuberculosis.

Dr. Jeremy Hirota

Department of Medicine - VCHRI

University of British Columbia

The role of uric acid in airway health and disease.

Dr. Nico Marr

Canadian Centre for Vaccinology

Dalhousie University

Immunological determinants of severe respiratory syncytial virus infection in early life.

Dr. Bradley Quon

James Hogg Research Centre

University of British Columbia

Identification of novel blood biomarkers to predict pulmonary exacerbations in Cystic Fibrosis.

Dr. Santiago Ramon-Garcia

Department of Microbiology & Immunology

University of British Columbia

Repurposing veterinary anti-parasitic drugs to treat tuberculosis.

 

Grant Recipient 2013-14

Project Title

Dr. Yossef Av-Gay

Jack Bell Research Centre 
University of British Columbia
Division of Infectious Diseases

Elucidating the Role of Ergothioneine in the Physiology and Pathogenesis of Mycobacterium tuberculosis

Dr. Nick Bansback

School of Population & Public Health
University of British Columbia

Testing whether a patient decision aid improve adherence to treatment in patients with obstructive sleep apnea: A pilot study

Dr. Jordan Guenette

James Hogg Research Centre
University of British Columbia
Department of Physical Therapy

Mechanisms of Exertional Dyspnea in Fibrotic Interstitial Lung Disease

Dr. Tillie-Louise Hackett

James Hogg Research Centre
University of British Columbia
Department of Anesthesiology,

Pharmacology & Therapeutics

 

Molecular determinants of small airway obstruction in COPD

Dr. Charles Thompson

Life Sciences Centre
University of British Columbia
Department of Microbiology and Immunology

The synergistic activities of cephalosporins and rifampicins against Mycobacterium tuberculosis

Dr. Stephan van Eeden

James Hogg Research Centre
University of British Columbia
Department of Medicine

The impact of HMG-CoA reductase inhibitors on lung inflammation in COPD

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