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Our Funded Research Projects

Updated November 2017

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Project Investigator(s) Program Start Date End Date Total $ Awarded
Prospective observational study of organ deceased donor management in 3 ICUs - a pilot study (the DONATE pilot study) Principal Investigator:
MEADE, Maureen
McMaster University

Co-Investigator(s) / Trainee:
D'ARAGON, Frederick
Kenneth J. Fyke Award Program Mar 1, 2015 Jun 30, 2017 $89,555
Developing a Canadian policy on the responsible use of umbilical cord blood for proven indications in regenerative therapy Principal Investigator:
ALLAN, David
Ottawa Hospital Research Institute

Co-Investigator(s) / Trainee:
HUTTON, Brian
CAULFIELD, Timothy
Kenneth J. Fyke Award Program Jul 1, 2017 Jun 30, 2018 $100,000
The role of stakeholder trust in OTDT policy change: public and professional attitudes to ante-mortem interventions in organ donation Principal Investigator:
CHANDLER, Jennifer
University of Ottawa

Co-Investigator(s) / Trainee:
McKAY, Lindsey
James Kreppner Fellowship Program Oct 1, 2017 Sep 30, 2018 $50,000
Pathogenesis of fetal and neonatal alloimmune thrombocytopenia and mechanisms of IVIG therapy Principal Investigator:
NI, Heyu
St. Michael's Hospital

Co-Investigator(s) / Trainee:
YOUGBARE, Issaka
Postdoctoral Fellowship Program Oct 1, 2012 Sep 30, 2016 $151,800
Mechanism of anti-D-like antibody-mediated amelioration of immune thrombocytopenia (ITP) Principal Investigator:
LAZARUS, Alan
St. Michael's Hospital

Co-Investigator(s) / Trainee:
YU, Xiaojie (Ben)
Postdoctoral Fellowship Program Nov 3, 2014 May 11, 2016 $106,200
Transfusion options in coagulopathy: efficacy in controlling bleeding Principal Investigator:
SHEFFIELD, William
McMaster University

Co-Investigator(s) / Trainee:
QADRI, Syed
Postdoctoral Fellowship Program Jan 2, 2015 Jan 1, 2018 $151,800
Understanding IVIg mechanism(s) of action in alleviating immune platelet destruction and thrombocytopenia Principal Investigator:
SEMPLE, John
University of Toronto

Co-Investigator(s) / Trainee:
KAPUR, Ricky
Postdoctoral Fellowship Program Jan 12, 2015 Jan 11, 2017 $106,200
Understanding the factors that influence bacterial proliferation and biofilm formation in platelet concentrates Principal Investigator:
RAMIREZ, Sandra
University of Ottawa

Co-Investigator(s) / Trainee:
LOZA CORREA, Maria
Postdoctoral Fellowship Program Jan 15, 2015 Jan 14, 2018 $151,800