Research Grants

Applied Health Sciences - Kinesiology




Research Grants

a) Refereed Internal Grants (Awarded by Brock University)

Brock University Transdisciplinary grant

Co-Investigator

Brock-Niagara centre for health and well-being

$1,000,000 over 5 years (December 2012 – December 2017)

 

Brock University Advancement Fund (BUAF)

Principal Investigator

The effect of exercise-induced circulating cytokines on peripheral neuronal function

$4000 over 1 year, (January 2011 - January 2012)

 

Brock University Advancement Fund (BUAF)

Principal Investigator

The Validation of Power Spectral Analysis of Heart Rate Variability in Individuals with Spinal Cord Injury

$5000 over 1 year, (July 2007 - July 2008)

 

b) Refereed External Grants

OPIC PoP Grant

Principal Investigator

ACE-wheelchair legs

$5,000 over 1 year (January 2013 – April 2013)

 

FedDev ARC (Applied Research and Commercialization) Grant

Principal Investigator

ACE-wheelchair legs

$25,500 over 1 year (November 2012 – April 2013)

 

Ontario Neurotrauma Foundation – Capacity Building Grant

Principal Investigator

Chronic disease risk and intervention strategies

$120,000.00 over 2 years (February 2012 – January 2014)

 

Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR)

Co-investigator (PI: Andrei Krassioukov)

Chronic disease risk and intervention strategies

$1,807,697.00 over 5 years (January 2012 - January 2017)

 

ONF-REPAR

(Ontario Neurotrauma Foundation/Réseau provincial de recherche en adaptation-readaptation)

Co-investigator (SCI-IMPACT Team Grant)

$120,000 over 3 years (July 2011 - July 2014)

 

Rick Hansen Wheels in Motion Quality of Life Grant

Principal Investigator

A Wheelchair Accessible Exercise Training Facility in Niagara

$8,373.48 over 1 year, (June 2010 - May 2011)

 

SCI Solutions Network

Co-investigator (PI: Audrey Hicks)

Incorporation of physical activity into the rehabilitation process after SCI

$327,450.00 over 3 years, (June 2009 - June 2012)

 

Rick Hansen Wheels in Motion Quality of Life Grant

Principal Investigator

A Wheelchair Accessible Exercise Training Facility in Niagara

$15,275.82 over 1 year, (June 2009 - May 2010)

 

ONF/REPAR

(Ontario Neurotrauma Foundation/Réseau provincial de recherche en adaptation-readaptation)

Principal Investigator

The effects of head-up tilt on autonomic dysreflexia during vibroejaculation

$16,000 over 2 years, (Feb 2008 - Aug 2010)

 

SSHRC: Community-University Research Alliances (CURA)

Co-investigator (PI: Kathleen Martin Ginis)

Promoting physical activity in the spinal cord injury community - Development, mobilization and Assessment of an evidence-based approach

$948,328 (plus $1,300,000 community funding) over 5 years, (July 2007 - July 2012)

 

Christopher and Dana Reeve Foundation

Co-investigator (PI: Andrei Krassiokov)

Autonomic standards for evaluation of individuals with spinal cord injury

$144,972 over 2 years, (July 2007 - July 2009)

 

Ontario Neurotrauma Foundation (ONF)

Principal Investigator

FES exercise as a means to attenuate risk factors for cardiovascular disease and the development of pressure sores in individuals with tetraplegia.
$75,000 over 3 years, (October 2005 - October 2008) 

a portrait of David Ditor
David S. Ditor

Associate Professor
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