UBC Department of Surgery Seed Grant

The purpose of this program is to support the establishment of new research in the Department of Surgery. This year, we have introduced three application categories:

  1. Support for a new investigator in starting a new research project
  2. Support for an established researcher’s pilot/feasibility study
  3. Support for an established researcher launching a project in a new research area

Seed Grant recipients will be requested to present their work at one of the departmental events.

$75,000 in funding is available for the 2022/2023 fiscal year, with up to $15,000 awarded per application.

Deadline: End of day November 30, 2022

Questionsrolson2@bccancer.bc.ca

Submissions: valeria.kolesova@ubc.ca

Application Form

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$75,000 in funding is available for the 2021/2022 fiscal year, with up to $20,000 awarded per application.

Deadline: End of day February 1, 2022

Questions:  rolson2@bccancer.bc.ca

Submissions: bethany.saunders@ubc.ca

Application Form

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Chan, Jessica - Radiation Oncology

The Linguistic Indicators of Framing Tool: Developing a tool to LIFT negative framing out of published health research involving First Nations, Inuit and Métis peoples

Clark, Haley - Radiation Oncology

Patient- and organ-specific radiotherapy plans using quantitative magnetic resonance imaging

Dawe, Philip - General Surgery

Open Pelvic Binder: a novel device for pelvic fractures

Genoway, Krista - Plastic Surgery

Barriers to completing pre-operative hair removal for penile inversion vaginoplasty

Ghuman, Amandeep - General Surgery

The relationship between the microbiome and the development of low anterior resection syndrome (the LARS-Microbiome study)

Jiang, Henry - General Surgery

"MOtilin in the Treatment and Investigation of Looseness of INtestines