Vascular Health and Dementia - Competition Results 2003

Please note that there will be a second Vascular Health and Dementia competition. The Request for Applications will be posted on June 1, 2004.

The Heart and Stroke Foundation and the Alzheimer Society of Canada, together with the CIHR Institute of Aging, the CIHR Institute of Neurosciences, Mental Health and Addiction, and the CIHR/Rx&D Research Program, supported by Pfizer Canada Inc. are pleased to announce the 2004/05 competition results (October 2003 submission) for the Vascular Health and Dementia Initiative.
The successful applicants are listed below. An official letter will be sent to all applicants the week of April 26, 2004 along with the budget / funding details. If you have not received your letter by mid May, please contact our office.
For those awards identified as "pending", funding is encumbered until additional information is provided. Applicants will be contacted in the near future in this regard.
Please do not write or telephone with any enquiries before receiving the award letters.
  • Boulay, Guylain (Université de Sherbrooke)
    Intracellular calcium signaling and vascular dementia.
    3 years, $281,400
  • Carlen, Peter (Toronto Western Research Institute)
    Alzheimer's disease, aging and the ischemic synapse.
    years, $346,700
  • Corbett, Dale (Memorial University of Newfoundland)
    Exercise, aging and cognitive impairment.
    years, $360,000
  • Zhang, Wandong (National Research Council of Canada)
    Neurovascular Unit in Alzheimer's disease and cerebral amyloid angiopathy.
    years, $274,000