Current Research Projects

 

Principal Investigator: Baltz, J. & Nisker, J.
Title: CIHR Training Program in Reproduction, Early Development, and the Impact on Health (REDIH)
Granting Agency: CIHR Human Development, Child and Youth Health Institute (STIHR Grant)
Amount
: $1,787,598 (Period: 2009-2015).

 

Principal Investigator: Berman, H.
Co-investigators: Jaffe, P., B. MacQuarrie
Granting Agency: Ontario Women’s Directorate
Title: Rethinking Relationships in the Lives of Girls and Boys: A Model for Education, Public Health and Community Sectors
Amount
: $223,000 (Period: 2008-2010).

 

Principal Investigator: Bossers, A.
Co-investigators: DeLuca, S., Ferguson, K. Hobson, S., Kinsella, E. A., MacPhail, A., Moosa, T., & Schurr, S.
Granting Agency: Interprofessional, Mentoring, Preceptorship, Leadership & Coaching (IMPLC) Fund, Ontario Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care
Title: On-line preceptor/ preceptee education: Preparing partners of learning in the field.
Amount
: $132,711 (Period: 2007-).

 

Principal Investigator: Coughlin, K.
Co-investigators: Nisker, J., Evans, M.
Granting Agency: CIHR
Title: A qualitative analysis of the ethical decision-making process used by key informants in the resuscitation of extremely premature infants
Amount
: $79,350 (Period: 2007-2010).

 

Principal Investigator: Edmunds, A.
Co-investigators: Macmillan, B., Specht, J., Nowicki, E., Spence
Granting Agency: Internal SSHRC Travel Grant
Title: Principals and Inclusive Schools: Insight into Practice
Amount
: $5,000 (Period: 2005-2006).

 

Principal Investigator: Freeman, T., Orchard, C.
Co-investigators: Hibbert, K., Decker Pierce, B., Klinger, L., Garcia, A., Ford, M.
Granting Agency: Interprofessional Health Care Learning Labs Project
Title: Principals and Inclusive Schools: Insight into Practice
Amount
: $600,000 (Period: 2008-).

 

Principal Investigator: Goldszmidt, M.
Co-investigators: Eva, K.
Granting Agency: UWO Department of Medicine Research Competition Grant
Title: Improving the Discharge Summary: Evaluating an Educational Intervention for PGY 1 Residents in Internal Medicine
Amount
: $7,500 (Period: 2003-2004).

 

Principal Investigator: Goldszmidt, M.
Granting Agency: Solvay pharma
Title: GAMES Education Symposium 2007
Amount
: $1,000 (Period: 2007-2007).

 

Principal Investigator: Goldszmidt, M.
Granting Agency: Solvay pharma
Title: GAMES Education Symposium 2006
Amount
: $2,000 (Period: 2006-2006).

 

Principal Investigator: Goldszmidt, M.
Granting Agency: AstraZeneca Inc.
Title: OMEN 2005 Symposium
Amount
: $10,000 (Period: 2004-2005).

 

Principal Investigator: Goldszmidt, M.
Co-investigators: Weston, W.
Granting Agency: Department of Medicine UWO
Title: GAMES infrastructure support grant
Amount
: $200,000 (Period: 2003-2006).

 

Principal Investigator: Heydon, R.
Co-investigators: Hibbert, K., Stooke, R.
Granting Agency: UWO
Title: Collaborative Teacher Development in an Aboriginal Community
Amount
: $8,500 (Period: 2006-2007).

 

Principal Investigator: Heydon, R.
Co-investigators: Hibbert, K.
Granting Agency: UWO
Title: Teacher Development for Primary Literacy in an Aboriginal Community
Amount
: $2,500 (Period: 2006-2007).

 

Principal Investigator: Hibbert, K.
Co-investigators: Chhem R., Van Deven, T.
Granting Agency: UWO
Title: National Study of Scholarship in Radiology Education
Amount
: $98,000 (Period: 2007-2008).

 

Principal Investigator: Hibbert, K.
Granting Agency: Investor Education Fund
Title: R&D of interactive learning
Amount
: $140,000 (Period: 2007-2009).

 

Principal Investigator: Hibbert, K.
Co-investigators: Katchebaw, M., Jenson, J.
Granting Agency: SSHRC: Image Text Sound and Technology
Title: Interactive research technologies
Amount
: $25,000 (Period: 2007-2009).

 

Principal Investigator: Hibbert, K.
Co-investigators: Lucier, R.
Granting Agency: Ministry of Education and Training
Title: Enhance and expand local program delivery for province-wide distribution
Amount
: $50,000 (to LDCSB) (Period: 2006-2007).

 

Principal Investigator: Hibbert, K.
Co-investigators: Chhem, R.
Granting Agency: UWO
Title: Developing web-based case studies for teaching
Amount
: $4,251 (Period: 2006-2007).

 

Principal Investigator: Hibbert, K.
Co-investigators: Heydon, R.
Granting Agency: UWO
Title: Teacher candidates’ experiences with and evolving understandings of literacy and its pedagogy
Amount
: $2,485 (Period: 2006-2007).

 

Principal Investigator: Hibbert, K.
Co-investigators: Lucier, R.
Granting Agency: Council of Ontario Directors of Education
Title: Examining Students’ and Teachers’ Engagement in Rich Performance Tasks on the Web
Amount
: $58,000 (to LDCSB) (Period: 2005-2006).

 

Principal Investigator: Jennings, M.B.
Co-investigators: Cheesman, M., Klinger, L.
Granting Agency: Vice-President, Administration, UWO
Title: UWO Hearing Accessibility Evaluation
Amount
: $10,000 (Period: 2005-).

 

Principal Investigator: King, G.
Co-investigators: King, G., Specht, J., Bartlett, D., Stewart, S., Servais, M., Gilpin, M., Petersen, P.
Granting Agency: SSHRC
Title: Community University Research Alliance Letter of Intent. "Facilitating the development of professional expertise in children's mental health, rehabilitation, and education services
Amount
: $18,210 (Period: 2008-).

 

Principal Investigator: Kinsella, E. A.
Granting Agency: SSHRC - Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada
Title: An analysis of an arts-based approach to ethics education.
Amount
: $79,000 (Period: 2008-2011).

 

Principal Investigator: Kinsella, E. A.
Granting Agency: Academic Development Fund, UWO / Research
Title: Engaging the moral imagination: Students’ reflections on ethical practice
Amount
: $7,500 (Period: 2005-2006).

 

Principal Investigator: Kinsella, E. A.
Co-investigators: Bossers, A.
Granting Agency: International Curriculum Fund / Research
Title: Clinical Fieldwork Education in a Health Sciences Curriculum: Exploring International Possibilities
Amount
: $4,993 (Period: 2005-2006).

 

Principal Investigator: Klinger, L., Miller, L.
Co-investigators: Michelle McIntosh, Stephanie Taylor
Granting Agency: Vice-President, Administration, The University of Western Ontario
Title: Evaluation of accessibility at The University of Western Ontario
Amount
: $15,000 (Period: 2003-2004).

 

Principal Investigator: Lander, D.
Co-investigators: Amarantung, C., Kinsella, E. A., Murray, J., Dawson, J.
Granting Agency: CIHR – Community Development and Workshop Grant
Title: An appreciative inquiry of palliative caregivers’ best practices.
Amount
: $10,000 (Period: 2005-2006).

 

Principal Investigator: Lander, D.
Co-investigators: Dawson, J., Kinsella, E. A., Amaratunga, C.,Graham-Pole, J.
Granting Agency: Research Capacity Award: Nova Scotia Health Research Foundation
Title: Evaluating the art of palliative care practice and policy: An appreciative inquiry.
Amount
: $5,000 (Period: 2006-).

 

Principal Investigator: Leipert, B.
Co-investigators: McWilliam, C., Forbes, D., Kelly, M.L., Wakewich, P.
Granting Agency: SSHRC Research Development Initiative (RDI)
Title: Using Photovoice to Explore Rural Women’s Perspectives Regarding Aging, and Social and Health Promotion Needs and Resources
Amount
: $35,657 (Period: 2007-2009).

 

Principal Investigator: Leipert, B., Matsui, D.
Co-investigators: Rieder, M.
Granting Agency: Lawson Health Research Institute, Internal Research Fund
Title: A Pilot Study of Rural Women and Pharmaceutical Use: Issues, Challenges and Solutions
Amount
: $14,000 (Period: 2006-2008).

 

Principal Investigator: Macmillan
Co-investigators: Meyer
Granting Agency: Nova Scotia Teachers’ Union (NSTU)
Title: Implications of Challenge for Credit for teachers
Amount
: $13,500 (Period: 2002-2003).

 

Principal Investigator: Macmillan
Co-investigators: Dr. Meyer
Granting Agency: SSHRC
Title: Frequent and administrator succession and its effects on teachers’ work
Amount
: $127,700 (Period: 2002-2006).

 

Principal Investigator: McKenzie, P.
Granting Agency: SSHRC
Title: The midwifery clinic as information ground
Amount
: $88,714 (Period: 2003-2007).

 

Principal Investigator: Minda, J. P.
Co-investigators: Devantier S., Haddara W., Goldszmidt, M.
Granting Agency: ADF-small grants competition
Title: How Clinicians Think: An Investigation of the Cognitive Psychology of Medical Thinking and Reasoning
Amount
: $8,400 (Period: 2007-2008).

 

Principal Investigator: Moist, L.
Co-investigators: Goldszmidt, M., Rehman, F., Chande, N., Malbrecht, A.
Granting Agency: 2007 Instructional Innovation and Development Fund (IIDF) Faculty Grant
Title: Development of an Advanced Organizer and Interactive, Electronic Seminar Series for the Medicine Clerkship Block.
Amount
: $10,000 (Period: 2008-2009).

 

Principal Investigator: Nisker, J. Brackstone, M.
Granting Agency: Academic Enrichment Fund, UWO
Title: Characteristics, understandings and feelings of women with BRCA gene-related breast cancer who learned following mastectomy that they could have accessed genetic counseling, testing and preventative strategies.
Amount
: $7,500 (Period: 2009-2010).

 

Principal Investigator: Nisker, J.
Co-investigators: McLeod, C., Baylis, F., Mykitiuk, R.
Granting Agency: CIHR Human Development, Child and Youth Health Institute
Title: "Ethical issues towards single embryo transfer in the human": Part of $3,350,000 grant (overall PI - Tom Kennedy) "Towards single embryo transfer in the human"
Amount
: $459,000 (Period: 2003-2009).

 

Principal Investigator: Nisker, J.
Granting Agency: AMOSO Opportunity Fund
Title: Project leader, "Ethics, Education, and Research Unit".
Amount
: $210,000 (Period: 2006-2008).

 

Principal Investigator: Rich, S.
Co-investigators: Hibbert, K.
Granting Agency: UWO
Title: Review of Government Literacy Initiative
Amount
: $2,446 (Period: 2005-).

 

Principal Investigator: Rich, S., Stirling, G.
Co-investigators: Hibbert, K. (PI 2005)
Granting Agency: Investor Education Fund
Title: Curriculum Development and Review
Amount
: $335,000 (Period: 2004-2006).

 

Principal Investigator: Rudman, D.
Co-investigators: Klinger, L., Leipert B., Spafford M.
Granting Agency: E.A. Baker Applied Research Division Research Fund, CNIB
Title: Dismantling barriers to service use: Understanding the experiences of older adults with low vision in urban and rural settings
Amount
: $22,140 (Period: 2005-2007).

 

Principal Investigator: Russell, D.
Co-investigators: Russell, D., Rosenbaum, P., Bartlett, D., Hanna, S., Walter, S., Roxborough, L., Darrah, J.
Granting Agency: CIHR
Title: Moving motor growth research into clinical practice: Do knowledge brokers make a difference?
Amount
: $280,600 (Period: 2006-2009).

 

Principal Investigator: TVDSB
Co-investigators: Canon, C., Dempsey, D., Hibbert, K.
Granting Agency: Ministry of Education and Training
Title: Powerful designs for professional learning, and mentorship.
Amount
: $125, 000 (to TVDSB) (Period: 2006-2007).

 

Principal Investigator: Watling, C.
Co-investigators: Kenyon C., Singh I, Kortas C., Haddara W, Schultz V., Goldszmidt M., Zibrowski E., Lingard L.
Granting Agency: Faculty Support for Research in Education (FSRE grant) Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry
Title: An exploration of residents’ experience and perceptions of in-training evaluations.
Amount
: $10,000 (Period: 2006-2008).