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Research and Fellowship Awards
Research Grants and Fellowship Awards support research and graduate study by health-care providers in the field of respiratory care. The objective of this fund is to promote research regarding any field of acute or chronic lung disease. Research may include investigation of any phenomenon pertinent to illness assessment, management, or responses of the individual with a respiratory condition. Research may also be aimed at health promotion, education and prevention issues. Studies may use quantitative or qualitative methodologies.
The Lung Association – Ontario is committed to supporting the best respiratory research in Ontario. The Lung Association has established focus areas: asthma, air quality and smoking-related lung disease. Projects in these areas are encouraged. However, the primary criterion for the awarding of research monies shall be the excellence of the research proposal.
Click here to access the grant and fellowship guidelines and applications. (http://lungontario.ca/for-health-professionals/ontario-respiratory-care-society/research/)