ICVHealth’s Scientific Director Dr. Karin Humphries Awarded 2014/2015 CIHR Funding

cihr_logo_July 22, 2015

The ICVHealth Grant Support Team is proud to announce its involvement in yet another successful grant application.

The team assisted ICVHealth’s Scientific Director Dr. Karin Humphries and her Co-Principal Investigator Dr. Colleen Norris in obtaining the 2014/2015 CIHR Transitional Operating Grant for their study entitled, “Coronary Revascularization: A Tool for Evidence-Based, Individualized, Shared Decision Making”.

The application obtained a 4.43 rating within the Knowledge Translation Research Committee, a rating which earned the study a total funding of $336,802 over three and a half years.

The goal of ICVHealth’s Grant Support Service is to support new investigators in cardiovascular research by securing research grants with competitive applications. To learn more about the research support services ICVHealth has to offer, click here.

Congratulations to Dr. Humphries and her team! We look forward to working collaboratively to develop and integrate this important shared decision making tool.