Doctoral Research Award
Bérard, Jessica Renée (Physical Occupational Therapy, McGill University)
The role of optic flow during locomotion in healthy and hemiparetic individuals.
Supervisor: Lamontagne, Anouk
Co-Supervisor: Fung, Joyce
Hewlett, Krista A. (Basic Medical Sciences, Memorial University of Newfoundland)
Effect of immune modulation on functional recovery following stroke in rats.
Supervisor: Corbett, Dale R.
Klimstra, Marc (Kinesiology and Neuroscience, University of Victoria)
Neuromechanical basis for using arm movement to facilitate leg muscle activity during walking.
Supervisor: Zehr, E. Paul
MacNutt, Meaghan J. (Human Kinetics, University of British Columbia)
An integrated approach to understanding stroke at high altitude.
Supervisor: Sheel, Andrew W.
Billinghurst, Lori L. (Neurology, Hospital for Sick Children)
Common childhood illnesses and cerebral sinovenous thrombosis: a national population-based surveillance study.
Supervisor: deVeber, Gabrielle A.
Dilworth, David John Russell (Ophthalmology and Anatomy, University of California, San Francisco)
Determining the mechanism(s) of Col4a1-mediated cerebrovascular disease.
Supervisor: Gould, Douglas B.
Green, Theresa L. (Clinical Neurosciences, University of Calgary)
Aggressive surgical interventions and stroke: impact on quality of life and caregiver outcomes.
Supervisor: Demchuk, Andrew M.
Hamova, Daniela (Human Genetics, McGill University)
Sequence and structural features of alternative splicing in ischemic injury.
Supervisor: Majewski, Jacek A.
Higgins, Johanne (Medicine, Royal Victoria Hospital)
Enhancing upper extremity function post-stroke: the combined effects of brain stimulation and rehabilitation.
Supervisor: Koski, Lisa
Jin, Albert Y. (Clinical Neurosciences, University of Calgary)
Magnetic resonance molecular imaging of the early endothelial inflammatory response in focal ischemia.
Supervisor: Barber, Philip A.
Kelly, Mellissa (Neurosciences, University of Ottawa)
Mitochondrial dynamics in the regulation of neuronal survival.
Supervisor: Slack, Ruth S.
Lai, Guey-Jen (Neuroscience, University of Lethbridge)
Memory loss and recovery after ischemia damage and regeneration of hippocampal neurons.
Supervisor: Sutherland, Robert J.
Rand, Debbie (Rehabilitation Sciences, University of British Columbia)
Quantification of upper-extremity movement in post-stroke participants: transition from hospital to community.
Supervisor: Eng, Janice J.
Tang, Kim San (Pharmacology & Therapeutics, University of Manitoba)
The role of astrocytic and neuronal PARP1 in stroke.
Supervisor: Anderson, Christopher M.
Teichert, Anouk-Martine (Medical Genetics and Microbiology, University of Toronto)
Gene trap analysis of neural and endothelial cell interactions.
Supervisor: van der Kooy, Derek J.
Turner, Gary R. (Helen Wills Neuroscience Institute, University of California, Berkeley)
Optimizing neurorehabilitation using biomarkers of neuropsychological and functional change after cognitive retraining.
Supervisor: D'Esposito, Mark
Vincent, Adele J. (Zoology, University of British Columbia)
SPARC in the repair of the central nervous system.
Supervisor: Roskams, Angela-Jane I.
Xue, Mengzhou (Clinical Neurosciences, University of Calgary)
Neurotoxicity of proteolytic enzymes following intracerebral hemorrhage.
Supervisor: Yong, V. Wee