Open Call for Funding-Funding Rewarded

March 28, 2019 | Posted in Announcements

Funding has been rewarded to four researchers from a Request for Proposal released in April 2018 focussing on pain, pressure ulcers, uro-health and primary care based on the reccommendations from the summit meetings held in 2016.

Four proposals have been funded:

The ability of a structured urologic surveillance program to minimize complications after spinal cord injury. 
Principal Investigator: Dr. Blayne Welk (University of Western Ontario, London)

The Spinal Cord Injury Urogenital and Pregnancy (SCI-UP) Registry.
Principal Investigator: Dr Anne Berndl, Anne Harris (Sunnybrook Hospital Toronto)

Unrelated sleep related breathing disorders as an aggravating factor for neuropathic pain after SCI.
Principal Investigator: Dr. Furlan (University Health Network-Lyndhurst Toronto)

Cannabinoids and an Anti-inflammatory Diet for the Treatment of Neuropathic Pain after Spinal Cord Injury: A Randomized Controlled Trial (The CATNP Trial).
Principal Investigator: Dr. Eldon Loh and David Ditor (Parkwood Hospital, London)