2019 Research Grant Awardees - Feature Grant

In 2019, a new Feature Grant was introduced to the research program.

Two Canadian researchers have been awarded funds to further investigate improving quality of life for patients, survivors and caregivers across Canada affected by a brain tumour.

Congratulations to each of the researchers. Thank you for all of the work that you do to bring hope to everyone on the journey with a brain tumour.

Next spring, please watch for the 2020 feature grant which will have a different focus.

Feature Grant Awardees:

Derek Tsang - 2019 Feature Research Grant RecipientFiona Schulte - 2019 Feature Grant Researcher
Derek Tsang and Fiona Schulte, Princess Margaret Cancer Centre, receive an award for the project: 

“Prospective Quality-of-Life Study of Children Treated with Repeat Radiotherapy for Brain Tumours (QoL-ReRT)”

Read more about the project...




Janet Ellis - 2019 Feature Grant Researcher

Janet Ellis, University of Toronto, receives an award for the project: 

“Evaluating the Impact of Dignity Therapy on Quality of Life in Patients with Brain Tumour: A Pilot Study”

Read more about the project...

 
 
 

Thank you to all of the donors who are helping to move the work forward to find the causes of and better treatments for brain tumours.

To learn more about research funding opportunities contact:

Susan Ruypers
Research Program Specialist
sruypers@braintumour.ca
1-800-265-5106 ext. 240
 

To learn more about providing financial support for research, contact:

Suzanne Fratschko Elliott
Fundraising and Engagement Manager
sfelliott@braintumour.ca
1-800-265-5106 ext. 227   

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