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Meakins and RESP trainees receive QRHN funding

QRHN Funding to faculty and trainees

Congratulations to the following students and fellows for receiving the 2020-2021 Supplementary grant program from the Quebec Respiratory Health Research Network.

  • Dr. Inès levade. PDF with Dr. Dao Nguyen. Title: Identification of genetic variants of Pseudomonas aeruginosa involved in the progression of lung disease in patients with cystic fibrosis
  • Dr. Daniella Massierer. PDF with Dr. Tania Janaudis-Ferreira. Title: Predictive validity of the handgrip strength and 1-minute sit to-stand tests for 30-day readmissions after acute exacerbation of COPD: a feasibility study.
  • Dr. Hussein Traboulsi. PDF with Dr. Carolyn Baglole. Title: Establishing the role of the aryl hydrocarbon receptor (AhR) in pulmonary fibrosis
  • Wided Akik. PhD student with Dr. Larry Lands. Title: Mechanisms Underlying Corticosteroid Insensitivity Induction by Interleukin-17A in Bronchial Epithelial Cells.
  • Saad Razzaq. MSc student with Dr. Dennis Jensen. Title: Components of the COPD Assessment Test associated with cardiopulmonary exercise test outcomes in the Canadian Cohort Obstructive Lung Disease (CanCOLD) study.
  • Emily Wilson. MSc student with Dr. Carolyn Baglole. Title: AhR Activation by Cannabinoids Protects Against Lung Inflammation

More about the Quebec Respiratory Health Research Network (QRHN).