Research Funding

January 13, 2017


Current Research Funding

1. CancerCare Manitoba Foundation                 Ghavami (PI)               04/2019 – 03/2021

Research Operating Grant

Mitophagy and Regulation of Non-small Cell Lung Cancer: Bcl2/13 and NSCLC Metastasis

Role: Collaborator


2. Workers Compensation Board of Manitoba  Ko & Patel (Co-PIs) 06/2017 – 05/2019

Research and Workplace Innovation Program (Scientific Research)

Identification of Neuroimaging-Based Biomarkers in the Treatment of Posttraumatic Stress Disorder

Role: Co-Principal Investigator


3. University of Manitoba     Kelly (PI)   02/2017 – 02/2019

University Collaborative Research Program

Age-related Changes in Avian Brain Function Measured Using FDG-PET Imaging

Role: Co-Investigator


4. Health Science Centre Foundation   Ko (PI)   09/2016 – 08/2018

General Operating Grant Competition

Normal Brain Imaging Database for Neurodegenerative Disorder Studies   

Role: Principal Investigator


5. Research Manitoba    Ko (PI)   08/2016 – 07/2019

New Investigator Operating Grant

In vivo imaging of levodopa-induced angiogenesis and its relevance to tardive dyskinesia in a parkinsonian

rat model

Role: Principal Investigator

6. The Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada Ko (PI) 04/2016 – 03/2021

Discovery Grant 

Multi-modal brain imaging analysis method for brain modeling 

Role: Principal Investigator


7. University of Manitoba    Ko (PI)   06/2014 – 05/2017

Start-up Fund 

Role: Principal Investigator




Completed Research Funding


1. The Dr. Paul H. T. Thorlakson Foundation Fund   Ko (PI)   08/2015 – 02/2017

Research Grant

Early diagnosis of Alzheimer's disease using quantitative assessment of positron emission tomography

Role: Principal Investigator

method for brain modeling
Role: Principal Investigator


2. Manitoba Medical Service Foundation   Ko (PI)   04/2015 – 03/2016

FUNDS #1.14

Predicting emergence of levodopa-induced dyskinesia (a common side effect) in Parkinson’s disease by a brain imaging-based biomarker – a pilot study 

Role: Principal Investigator


3. University of Manitoba     Ko (PI)   01/2015 – 06/2016

University Research Grants Program

Brain imaging-based biomarkers for levodopa-induced dyskinesia in parkinsonian rat model 

Role: Principal Investigator









Share on Facebook
Share on Twitter
Please reload

This site was designed with the
website builder. Create your website today.
Start Now