We are pleased to congratulate the BC Children's and BC Women's investigators who were awarded funding through the Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR) Project Grant Spring 2019 competition. Our research community received nine new research and bridge grants totaling more than $5.8 million.
Antibiotic use in Canadian neonatal intensive care units: a national survey for developing antimicrobial stewardship targets
Infection Control & Hospital Epidemiology
Lindsay L. Richter and Matthew Sai-pong Ho and Michael S. Dunn and Kyong-Soon Lee and Joan L. Robinson and Ashley Roberts and Nisha Thampi and Shikha Gupta-Bhatnagar and Prakesh S. Shah and Joseph Y. Ting
Predictive value of repeated cerebrospinal fluid parameters in the outcomes of bacterial meningitis in infants
Joseph Y. Ting and Ashley Roberts and Sarah Khan and Ari Bitnun and Michael Hawkes and Michelle Barton and Jennifer Bowes and Jason Brophy and Lynda Ouchenir and Christian Renaud and Andrée-Anne Boisvert and Jane McDonald and Joan L. Robinson
UBC Centennial Fund Grant - Project: "Janusz Korczak Lecture, Human Rights Lecture Series." Principal Investigator. Total Funding: $2500 (2015)
UBC Special Populations Fund, Faculty of Medicine - Project: "Resident Engagement through Advocacy in Public Schools." Principal Investigator. Total Funding: $19,000 (2012-2013)
UBC Teaching and Learning Enhancement Fund (TLEF) Grant - Project: "Using Microbials Judiciously in an Age of Drug Resistance: Teaching Principles of Antimicrobial Stewardship to the next generation of health care providers." Principal Investigator. Total Funding: $13,000 (2015)Honours & Awards
2012 - Women in Medicine Award and Invited Speaker, Undergraduate Class, UBC Faculty of Medicine.
2012 - Post-Graduate Education Award, UBC Department of Pediatrics. Description: Outstanding Contribution to Pediatric Residency Education.
2013 - Post-Graduate Education Award, UBC Department of Pediatrics. Description: Outstanding Contribution to Pediatric Residency Education.Research Group Members
Carolyn Smith, Administrative Coordinator