Research Grants

2004 Research Grants

Total Number of Grants for 2004: 6

 

Buckley N. Buprenorphine Transdermal System vs. Placebo with Acetaminophen Rescue in Patients with Chronic Low Back Pain.

Purdue Pharma: $30,000

 

Buckley N. A Multicenter, Randomized, Double-blind, Placebo-controlled, Dose-ranging, Parallel Group Phase II Study to evaluate the safety, efficacy, and pharmacokinetics of the Oral Neurokinin-1 Receptor Antagonist, GW679769, When Administered with Intravenous Ondansetron Hydrochloride for the Prevention of Post-operative Nausea and Vomiting (PONV) and Post-discharge and Vomiting (PDNV) in Female subjects with known risk factors for PONV who are undergoing surgical procedures associated with an increased emetogenic risk.

GlaxoSmithKline: $79,684

 

Lee RMKW. Alterations in Hypertensive Arteries.

Heart and Stroke Foundation of Ontario Grant-in-aid: $91,011

 

Lee RMKW. Perivascular adipose tissue, reactive oxygen species, and hypertension.

Heart and Stroke Foundation of Ontario: $72,800

 

Lee RMKW.

McMaster University Summer Work Study Program: $2,100

 

Paul J. APS Outcomes Study.

HHS Foundation: $5,500

2005 Research Grants

Total Number of Grants for 2005: 5

 

Lee RMKW. Alterations in Hypertensive Arteries.

Heart and Stroke Foundation of Ontario Grant-in-aid: $73,171

 

Lee RMKW. Perivascular adipose tissue, reactive oxygen species, and hypertension.

Heart and Stroke Foundation of Ontario: $72,800

 

Lee RMKW.

McMaster Summer Work Study Program: $5,250

 

Nandagopal M. Does acupuncture decrease PONV after the NUSS procedure?

RMA: $1278

 

Sawchuk C. Predictors of massive blood loss in cardiac surgery: development and validation of a simple prediction rule.

CIHR: $13,500

2006 Research Grants

Total Number of Grants for 2006: 3

 

Lee RMKW. Alterations in Hypertensive Arteries.

Heart and Stroke Foundation of Ontario Grant-in-aid: $80,112

 

Lee RMKW. Perivascular adipose tissue, reactive oxygen species, and hypertension.

Heart and Stroke Foundation of Ontario: $35,000

 

Lee RMKW.

McMaster University Summer Work Study Program: $6,750

2007 Research Grants

Total Number of Grants for 2007: 7

 

Buckley N. Pregabalin vs. Placebo as an add on for complex regional pain syndrome of the upper limb managed by stellate ganglion block (PREGA study).

Pfizer: $88,400

 

Buckley N. Randomized Evaluation of a Low-frequency Investigational Device Employing Neuromodulation Therapy in Patients with Fibromyalgia: A double-blind, placebo-controlled trial (RELIEF).

Fralex: $43,400

 

Chettle C, Havers M. The incidence of accidental dural punctures in labouring parturients receiving epidurals in Hamilton.

RMA: $7,500

 

Devereaux PJ. Vascular events In non-cardiac Surgery patIents cOhort evaluatioN study (The VISION Study).

Heart and Stroke Foundation of Canada: $400,000

 

Lee RMKW.

McMaster University Summer Work Study Program: $2,250

 

McLean RF. Surgical Site Infection Phase 1-4.

Anesthesia Academic Fund: $14,000

 

Paul JE. Reduction in Notable Events on an Acute Pain Service using Root Cause Analysis combined with Notification of Decision Makers.

CPSI and CARF: $257,000

2008 Research Grants

Total Number of Grants for 2008: 7

 

Devereaux PJ, Buvkley N, Thabane L. Vascular events In noncardiac Surgery patIents cOhort evaluatioN (VISION) Study.

CIHR: $565,512

 

Lee RMKW. Alterations in Hypertensive Arteries.

Heart and Stroke Foundation of Ontario Grant-in-aid: $78,280

 

Lee RMKW. Perivascular adipose tissue, reactive oxygen species, and hypertension.

Heart and Stroke Foundation of Ontario: $73,000

 

Lee RMKW.

McMaster University Summer Work Study Program: $2,250

 

Musson D. Development and validation of behavioural markers for the application of CanMEDS roles in Anesthesia and Critical Care postgraduate training.

Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons: $25,000

 

Nantha-Aree M. MOBILE - Morphine cOnsumption in joint replacement patients, with and without gaBapentin treatment, a randomIzed controlLEd study.

HHS NIF and Anesthesia Academic Fund: $40,000

 

Syed S. Investigating the relationship between factor XIII levels and blood loss in cardiac surgery: A multi-centre, prospective observational study.

Novo Nordisk: $100,000

2009 Research Grants

Total Number of Grants for 2009: 8

 

Buckley N. A randomized crossover study of a combination of controlled-release oxycidine and naloxone (OXN) and controlled-release oxycodone HCI tablets in patients with chronic non-cancer pain.

Purdue Pharma: $66,600

 

Buckley N. Development of a National Pain Hub at McMaster University.

HAHSO AFP: $100,000

 

Devereaux PJ, Buvkley N, Paul J. CT Angiography Prediction of Vascular events In noncardiac Surgery patients cOhort evaluatioN (CTA-VISION).

CIHR: $467,247

 

Devereaux PJ, PeriOperative ISchemic Evaluation-2 (POISE-2) Trial: A Pilot.

PSI 2008/CIHR 2009/CIHR 2010: $1,648,592

 

Lee RMKW,

McMaster Summer Work Study Program: $2,250

 

Musson D. Interprofessional Team Coordination and Simulation-based learning for acute care settings.

Ministry of Health and Long-term Care of Ontario: $450,000

 

Musson D. Predictors of stress, coping and cortisol secretion in an isolated Arctic research community.

HHS Anesthesia Academic Fund: $16,000

 

Syed S. The association between perioperative platelet inhibition (function) and major adverse perioperative cardiac events in post percutaneous coronary intervention patients undergoing non-cardiac surgery.

PSI/CAS NIF/Anesthesia Patient Safety Foundation (APSF): $205,000

2010 Research Grants

Total Number of Grants for 2010: 10

 

Buckley N. Survey on Ease and Accessibility Knowledge Translation Services for Anaesthesia Care 9KT Study).

HHS Anesthesia Academic Fund: $400

 

Buckley N. Understanding the Information and Service Delivery Needs of Adolescents and Young Adults with Chronic Pain: A Qualitative Study.

MacKids Foundation: $500

 

Buckley N. The ENIGMA-II Trial: Nitrous Oxide Anesthesia and Cardiac Morbidity after Major Surgery: A Randomized Control Trial.

HSFQ/HSFO/2011 Alfred HEalth: $242,000

 

Buckley N. Storytelling Based Medicine.

MacKids Foundation and MITACS: $30,000

 

Buckley N. Canadian Opioid Guideline Implementation Meeting.

CIHR: $24,965

 

Chan P. To assess the effectiveness of Pulse Radiofrequency Treatment of Dorsal Root Ganglion in Patients with Chtonic Lumbar Radicular Pain.

HAA: $6,280

 

Lee RMKW.

McMaster University Summer Work Study Program: $2,250

 

MacDemid J, Santaguida L, Gross L. Sythesizing Research Evidence into Clinical Recommendations for Managing Neck Pain (ICON).

CIHR: $98,605

 

Park J. Ultrasound guided diagnostic Lumbar Medial Branch Blocks.

Zonaire: $6,000

 

Paul J. Randomized Comparison of Intraoperative Warming with the LMA PerfecTemp and forced-Air.

LMA Corporation: $18,000

2011 Research Grants

Total Number of Grants for 2011: 2

 

Busse JW, Calvo M, Buckley N. The Effect of Opioids on Chronic non-Cancer Pain: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis of Randomized Controlled Trials.

CIHR: $99,253

 

Reddy D, Missiuna P. Pain at home in Children following Major Surgery: Physical, Psychological, and Economic Consquences.

CIHR: $18,472

2012 Research Grants

Total Number of Grants for 2012: 4

 

Devereaux PJ. Canadian Institutes of Health Research Clinical Trials Grant (4 year grant) to fund the PeriOperative ISchemic Evaluation-2 (POISE-2) Trial.

CIHR: $3,684,006

 

Choi S, Paul JE, O'Hare T. New Investigator Grant - Optimizing Pain and Rehabilitation after Knee Arthroplasty (OPRA).

CAS: $20,000

 

Choi S, Paul JE, O'Hare T. June Competition - Optimizing Pain and Rehabilitation after Knee Arthroplasty (OPRA).

PSI: $14,500

 

Paul J. Vital sign monitoring with continuous pulse oximetry and wireless clinician notification after surgery (the VIGILANCE Study).

HHS Anesthesia Academic Fund: $15,000

2013 Research Grants

Total Number of Grants for 2013: 6

 

Buckley N, Zacharias R. Dissemination Events - Towards a practical solution for prescription drug misuse.

CIHR: $25,000

 

Buckley N, carol A, Zacharias R. Development of a database - Prescription drug misuse and diversion.

Purdue Pharma: $25,000

 

Buckley N, Darby P, Wood C. Open-Label Evaluation of the Pharmacokinetic Profile and Safety of Tapentadol Oral Solution for the Treatment of Postsurgical Pain in Children and Adolescents Aged from 6 to less than 18 years.

Janssen Pharmaceuticals: $27,000

 

Buckley N, Busse JW. A network meta-analysis of treatment for chronic neuropathic pain syndromes.

CAS: $30,000

 

Busse JW. Management of Chronic Neuropathic Pain Syndrome: A Network Meta-Analysis.

CIHR: $100,000

 

Spence J. The effect of peer support groups on resilience in anesthesia residents at McMaster.

CPIH: $6,400

2014 Research Grants

Number of Grants for 2014: 13

 

Busse JW, Mulla S. Predicting disability benefits claim durations and comparing actual versus expected disability benefits claim durations.

Mitacs-Accelerate Graduate Research Internship Program: $30,000

 

Busse JW, Guyatt GH, Buckley N. Management of Chronic Neuropathic Pain Syndromes: A Network Meta-Analysis.

CIHR: $100,000

 

Choi S, Khan J, Paul J. (2014-2016). Pregabalin and lidocaine in breast surgery to alter neuropathic pain (PLAN): a pilot study.

PSI Resident Grant $17,000

 

Ergun S. Mentorship in Anesthesia: Surveying the Landscape.

RMA Scholarship: $850

 

Guyatt GH, Busse JW, Buckley N, et al. Pregabalin and Lidocaine in Breast Surgery to alter Neuropathic Pain (PLAN): Pilot Study.

HAHSO: $130,434

 

Guyatt GH, Busse JW, Rampersaud YR. Patient-centred interprofessional shared care model for low back pain management.

CIHR: $100,000

 

Le Manach Y, Devereaux PJ. PeriOperative ISchemic Evaluation-3 (POISE-3) Trial: A Pilot.

HAHSO: $99,780

 

McGillion MH, Busse JW, Lamy A. FORESITE-VISION: Further Observation for chronic pain and poor functional recovery Risk factor Examination at the home SITE, a study in partnership with the VISION Cardiac Surgery Prospective Cohort Study.

CIHR: $223,689

 

McGillion MH, Busse JW, Lamy A. A multisite application of FORESITE-VISION: Further Observation for chronic and and poor functional recovery Risk factor Examination at the home SITE, a study in partnership with the VISION Cardiac Surgery Prospective Cohort Study.

NOAMA: $161,083

 

Paul J. Vital sign monitoring with vontinuous pulse oximetry and wireless clinician notification after surgery (The VIGILANCE Study).

HAHSO: $32,004

 

Syed S, Karkouti K. Blood conservation in cardiac surgery using a novel transfusion algorithm based on point-of-care testing: a stepped wedge cluster randomized controlled trial.

CIHR: 32,650

 

Shanthanna H, Thabane L. CIHR RCT Mentoring program for Harsha Shanthanna: for supervision, learning and exposure in the theoretical framework, design, analysis and conduct of controlled clinical trials, under the mentorship of Drs. Lehana Thabane and Philip. P. Devereaux.

CIHR: $20,000

 

Shanthanna H. Most Effective Opioid Analgesia in Ambulatory Surgeries: a randomized control, investigator blinded, parallel group with superiority design study of Morphine versus Hydromorphone.

CARF: $20,000

2015 Research Grants

Total Number of Grants for 2015: 6

 

Buckley N. Chronic Pain Network.

CIHR SPOR Networks in Chronic Disease: $50,000

 

Magalhaes J. Effectiveness of an ultrasound-guided fascia iliaca block placed at the level of inguinal ligament for analgesia after hip arthroplasty.

RMA Scholarship: $4,588

 

Shanthanna H. HIP fracture Accelerated surgical TreaTment and CAre (HIP ATTACK) Chronic Pain substudy; to assess the impact of a potentially modifiable factor in the development of persistent post-surgical pain after hip fracture surgery.

Michael G. DeGroote Institute of Pain Research and Care Grant: $30,000

 

Shanthanna H, Thabane L. RCT Mentoring Award.

CIHR: $140,000

 

Sprague S, Bhandari M, Thomson D, Agarwal G, Bhatnagar N, Busse JW, Cocllerman A, Dal Bello-Haas V, Faidi S, Florkowski D, MacIntyre N, Petrisor B, Reitsma A, Schemitsch E, Slogoboean G, Swaminathan A, Thabane L, Vincente M, Worster A. A Scoping Review of the Intimate Partner Violence Literature: An Opportunity to Improve Patient Care.

CIHR Knowledge Synthesis Grant: $50,000

 

Syed S, Karkouti K. Blood conservation in cardiac surgery using a novel transfusion algorithm based on point-of-care testing: a stepped-wedge cluster randomized controlled trial.

CIHR Operating Grant: $32,650

2016 Research Grants

Total Number of Grants for 2016: 15

 

Buckley N, Busse JW, and the SPOR Investigators. SPOR Networks in Chronic Disease

CIHR: $12,450,000

 

Busse JW, Ware M, Kaushal A, Campbell F, Johnston B, Lynch M, Price I, Shanthanna H, Wang L. The efficacy of medical cannabis for chronic non-cancer pain; a systematic review and meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials.

CIHR: $100,000

 

Busse JW, Rehamn Y, Guyatt G, Richardson JD, McCabe R, Lanius R, McKinnon M, Cornelius B. Management of post traumatic stress disorder: a multiple treatment comparison meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials.

Workers Compensation Board of Manitoba: $158,243

 

Busse JW. Treatment of Acute Musculoskeletal Complaints (excluding low back pain): A Network Meta-Analysis.

National Safety Council: $300,000

 

Busse JW, Bhandari M, Petrisor B, Devereaux PJ, Sprague S, Slobogean G, Schemitsch E, Stone T, Viskontas D, McKee M, Mauth A, Hall J, McCabe R, Nowakowski M, Khan J, Hapidou E, Katz J. Cognitive Behavioural Therapy to Prevent Persistent Post-Surgical Pain following Surgical Repair of Extremity Fractures: A Feasibility Study.

Orthopedic Trauma Association: $79,991

 

Busse JW, Ware MA. The efficacy and safety of medical cannabis for chronic non cancer pain: a systematic review and meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials.

CIHR: $100,000

 

Paul J. Vital sign monitoring with continuous pulse oximetry and wireless clinician notification after surgery (The VIGILANCE Study).

HHS Anesthesia Academic Fund: $15,000

 

Reid S, Shanthanna H, Hong L, Hodgson N, Achilles T, Voineskos S, Paul J, Kaushal A, Guyatt G, Khan J, Busse JW, Gallo L, Ho J. Intercostobrachial Nerve Sparing in breast surgery to improve Persistent post surgical pain - An International Randomized controlled trial (INSPIRE): A Pilot Study

HAHSO: $182,859

 

Schmidt L, Buckley N, Reddy D, Van Lieshout R, chow C. Assessing the Effectiveness of an Interactive Virtual Reality Intervention, Story-Telling Medicine, in Reducing Perioperative Anxiety in Children Undergoing Elective Surgery: A Randomized Controlled Trial.

CIHR Project Grant: $431,943

 

Shanthanna H. Preventing Persistent Post-Surgical Pain after Thorascospcopic Surgeries: a Randomized Controlled Parallel Group Multicentre Pilot Study using Ketamine and Memantine.

ASRA: $50,624.20 (USD)

 

Shanthanna H. Preventing persistent post-surgical pain after thorascospcopic surgeries: A randomized controlled parallel group multi-centre pilot study using ketamine and memantine.

Michael G. DeGroote Institute for Pain Researcha dn Care 2016 Research Seed Project Competition: $30,000

 

Spence J. The relationship of postoperative functional impairment with age: A substudy of the Vascular events In Surgery patIents cOhort evaluatioN - Cardiac Surgery study (VISION - Cardiac Surgery).

HHS New Investigator Fund: $23,811.37

 

Spence J. The relationship between intraoperative regional cerebral oxygen desaturation and postoperative functional decline (ReFUNCTION): A sub-study of NeuroVISION - Cardiac Surgery.

RMA Funding: $7,467.80

 

Spence J. Functional outcome after cardiac surgery (APPRAIsE).

PHRI Internal Funding Program: $196,219

 

CanDeCappelle C, Lidster N. Competency in Anesthesia: A Multidimensional Concept.

PGME Medical Education Research Grant: $2,350

2017 Research Grants

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2018 Research Grants

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