Collaborative Orthopaedic Research (CORe)

Hip Fracture and Trauma Grants

Grants awarded in the last five years on which a team member was the primary applicant:

CIHR and Tri-Council
Strategies Targeting Osteoporosis to Prevent Recurrent FRACTURES (STOP Fracture Study) 
Co-Principal Investigators: SR Majumdar, LA Beaupre, H Hanson, A Juby, P Kivi
Funder: Partnerships for Research and Innovation in the Healthcare System (PRIHS-2)
Term:  April 2015 – March 2018

Creating and Implementing a National Reporting System of Quality Indicators for Hip Fracture Care
Principal Investigator: LA Beaupre
Funder: CIHR – Partnerships in Health System Improvements Meeting, Planning and Dissemination Grant
Term:  Jan - Dec 2013

Alberta Innovates – Health Solutions (AIHS)
REcovery following Hip Fracture in Geriatric Ambulatory Patients Living In Nursing Homes (REGAIN II):  Does an Outreach Rehabilitation Program improve Recovery?
Principal Investigator: LA Beaupre
Funder: Establishment Grant Alberta Heritage Foundation for Medical Research Population Health Investigator
Term:  Jul 2009 – Jun 2016


Grants awarded in the last five years on which a team member was a co-applicant

CIHR and Tri-Council
Patient-centered interventions to promote the cognitive, physical, mental health and psychosocial function of community-dwelling older Canadians with multimorbidity 
Co-Principal Investigators: KS McGilton (Nominated PI), MK Andrew, LA Beaupre, JE McElhaney, A Schrager
Funder: CIHR SPOR Network on Chronic Diseases Proposal Development (Successful Letter of Intent)
Term:  May–Oct 2015

Evaluating the 48-hour Benchmark for Surgery: The Canadian Collaborative Study of Hip Fractures
Principal Investigator: B Sobolev
Funder: CIHR Open Operating Grant
Term:  Apr 2014 – Mar 2018

Hip Fracture Evaluation with ALternatives of Total Hip Arthroplasty versus Hemi-Arthroplasty (HEALTH):  A Multi-Centre Randomized Trial Comparing Total Hip Arthroplasty and Hemi-Arthroplasty on Revision Surgery and Quality of Life in Patients with Displaced Femoral Neck Fractures
Principal Investigator: M Bhandari
Funder: CIHR Open Operating Grant
Term:  Apr 2013 – Mar 2017

Other grants

Use of Pre-operative Nerve Blocks in Older Women with Hip Fracture: A Pilot Study
Principal Investigator: B Tsui
Funder: University Hospital Foundation 
Term:  Jan–December 2015

Hip Fracture Quality Indicators: A Scoping Review
Principal Investigator: S Jaglal
Funder: Technology Evaluation in the Elderly Network (TVN) Knowledge Synthesis Grant
Term:  Jan 2013–Jun 2014

Does Primary Wound Closure following Open Fracture affect Development of Deep Infection or Non-Union? A Prospective Cohort Study of 83 Subjects with 84 Open Fractures
Principal Investigator: A Scharfenberger 
Funder: Edmonton Civic Employees Charitable Foundation Grant 
Term:  Jan 2010 –Dec 2013

A Prospective Evaluation of Adverse Outcomes in Compound Fractures
Principal Investigator: D Weber 
Funder: Zimmer Canada, INC. Unrestricted Research Grant, Edmonton Orthopaedic Research Committee Research Operating Grant
Term:  Jan 2001 –Dec 2013