Funding & Awards

Report on 2016 Research Grant Funding (ASC)

2017-01-06T09:55:42+00:00 Oct-11-2016|Funding & Awards|

The Pacific Alzheimer Research Foundation (PARF) / Alzheimer Society of Canada (ASC) Partnered Quality of Life Grant Award for 2016 has been announced as follows: Dr. Holly Tuokko University of Victoria "The development of comparison standards for the cognitive measures employed in Canadian Longitudinal Study on Aging" >  View details... Our congratulations and [...]

Trainee Partnership Awards 2016 (MSFHR)

2017-01-06T09:55:42+00:00 Oct-11-2016|Funding & Awards|

The Pacific Alzheimer Research Foundation (PARF) / Michael Smith Foundation for Health Research (MSFHR) Trainee Partnership Awards for 2016 have been announced as follows: TRAINEE AWARD - Michael Smith Foundation for Health Research/The Pacific Alzheimer Research Foundation Postdoctoral Fellow Award Dr. Arya Mehran BC Children's Hospital "Neurally-produced estradiol enhances the neuroprotective actions of insulin" [...]

Trainee Partnership Awards 2015 (MSFHR)

2017-01-06T09:55:42+00:00 Dec-22-2015|Funding & Awards|

The Pacific Alzheimer Research Foundation (PARF) / Michael Smith Foundation for Health Research (MSFHR) Trainee Partnership Awards for 2015 have been announced as follows: Dr. Cindy Barha – Supervisors: Dr. Teresa Liu-Ambrose and Dr. Ging-Yuek Hsiung University of British Columbia Michael Smith Foundation for Health Research/The Pacific Alzheimer Research Foundation Postdoctoral Fellow Award "A [...]

Report on 2014 Research Grant Funding (ASC)

2017-01-06T09:55:42+00:00 Dec-31-2014|Funding & Awards|

The Pacific Alzheimer Research Foundation (PARF) and the Alzheimer Society of Canada (ASC) agreed to co-fund research grants through the 2013 Alzheimer Society Research Program (ASRP) competition. Applicants (principal investigators) from institutions in British Columbia were eligible to apply and had the option of applying for grants that would the regular ASRP funding by PARF [...]

A Beautiful Mind: British Columbia Alzheimer’s Research Award Program Announces 2014 Awardees

2017-01-06T15:55:33+00:00 Nov-21-2014|Funding & Awards|

Vancouver, BC (Nov-21-2014) – The most common form of dementia, Alzheimer’s disease affects men and women of all races, religions and socio-economic backgrounds. Alzheimer's disease is a fatal, progressive and degenerative disease that destroys brain cells: it is not a normal part of aging and no one is immune. Alzheimer’s accounts for 64 percent of [...]

Report on 2013 Research Grant Funding (ASC)

2017-01-06T09:55:42+00:00 Dec-31-2013|Funding & Awards|

The Pacific Alzheimer Research Foundation (PARF) and the Alzheimer Society of Canada (ASC) agreed to co-fund three research grants through the 2013 Alzheimer Society Research Program (ASRP) competition. Applicants (principal investigators) from institutions in British Columbia were eligible to apply and had the option of applying for grants that would the regular ASRP funding by [...]