Research

CSCRS / SCCCR – Research Award

CANADIAN SOCIETY OF COLON AND RECTAL SURGEONS

OPERATING GRANT COMPETITION 2017

Applications are being accepted for Operating Grants for the Canadian Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons Research Award.

Please submit by e-mail to: mraval@providencehealth.bc.ca

  1. The deadline for receipt is June 1, 2017.
  2. There is one operating grant of $10,000.
  3. All applicants must be CSCRS Members.
  4. Residents are encouraged to apply with a CSCRS member as supervisor.

The application should include:

  1. A title page with information regarding all co-applicants and contact information for correspondent
  2. A summary of the application (max. 1 page)
  3. A detailed description of the proposed research including references and a detailed budget (max. 6 pages)
  4. A curriculum vitae of the principal applicant (max. 3 pages)
  5. A letter of support from the Head of the Department of Surgery

For further information please contact:

Manoj Raval MD MSc FRCSC FACS
St. Paul’s Hospital
Department of Surgery, 1081 Burrard Street, Vancouver, BC  V6Z 1Y6
Tel:  604-806-8711
mraval@providencehealth.bc.ca

 

 

Past CSCRS Research Award Winners

2016
Francois LeTarte, for the protocol entitled: “Moving Toward Day Surgery for Ileostomy Closure:  A Multi-centre Randomized Controlled Trial”.

2015
Claudya Morin, for the protocol entitled: “Prophylactic tamsulosin in prevention of post-operative urinary retention after a transanal endoscopic microsurgery: A multicentric randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled clinical trial”.

Christine Keng, for the protocol entitled: “Qualitative Assessment of Patient Experiences on Transition Home from Hospital Following the Creation of a New Stoma“.

2014
Dr. Lara J. Williams and Dr. Eric Hyun, for the protocol entitled: “A Randomized Controlled Trial of the Effect of Metronidazole on Postoperative Pain and Early Complications after Transanal Endoscopic Microsurgery (TEM)”.

2013
Dr. Jason Park, University of Manitoba

2012
Dr. Husein Moloo, University of Ottawa

2011
Dr. Carl Brown, University of British Columbia, for the protocol entitled: “A Randomized Clinical Trial of Open vs. Suture Closure in Patients with Rectal Lesions Excised Using Transanal Endoscopic Microsurgery”.

2010
Dr. Eisar Al-Sukhni, University of Toronto, for the protocol entitled: “A provincial audit to assess the quality of MRI for the staging of rectal cancer in Ontario”.

2009
Dr. Devon Richardson, Dalhousie University, for the protocol entitled: “Canadian practice patterns in rectal cancer care””.

2008
Dr. Guillaume Martel, University of Ottawa, for the protocol entitled: “Evaluating Surgical Outcomes: A Systematic Comparison of Evidence from Randomized Trials and Observational Studies in Laparoscopic Colorectal Surgery”.