Physicians' Services Inc. Foundation - June 2013 Competition

Melissa Carter

Hospital for Sick Children

Department of Paediatrics

Investigating the "Two-Hit Hypothesis" for neurodevelopmental disorders associated with recurrent copy number variants 22q11.2 microduplication and 15q11.2 microdeletion

              102,500

Eddy Fan

Mount Sinai Hospital

Department of Medicine

The importance of spontaneous breathing efforts in mechanically ventilated patients with acute respiratory distress syndrome

              170,000

Zeev Friedman

Mount Sinai Hospital

Department of Anesthesia

Challenging authority during a life threatening crisis: the effect of a teaching intervention adapting aviation safety to medicine: using "Cockpit/Crisis Resource Management" for challenging critical errors by a superior

                 72,000

Shahid Husain

UHN - Toronto General Hospital

Department of Anesthesia

Comparison of galactomanan in exhaled breath condensate and bronchoalveolar lavage for pulmonary invasive aspergillosis in immunocompromised individuals

              103,000

John G. Laffey

St. Michael's Hospital

Department of Anesthesia

Determination of the therapeutic potential of human mesenchymal stem/stromal cells for sepsis induced ALI/ARDS

              165,000

Gordon Rubenfeld

Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre

Department of Medicine

COGWELL: COGnitive outcomes and WELLness in survivors of critical illness

              139,000