Funding  
  
 
 
 
 

 
 
We are grateful to the following agencies and their donors for funding our research program:

 

Our lab is funded by operating grants from the Canadian Institutes of Health Research and the Foundation Fighting Blindness (Canada). We have also performed contracted research for the National Eye Institute and Bikam Pharmaceuticals.

Orson L Moritz has previously been funded by a scholarship from the Canadian Institutes of Health Research and the Foundation Fighting Blindness (Canada) (W.K. Stell scholar), and the Michael Smith Foundation for Health Research.

Ruanne Lai is a holder of the UBC Four Year Doctoral Fellowship and was an NSERC PGS D Scholar. She also received the College of Interdisciplinary Studies Graduate Award from UBC.

Lisa Hamm was funded by a scholarship from the Foundation Fighting Blindness (Canada).

We have also previously received establishment funding from the Karl Kirchgessner Foundation and the Michael Smith Foundation for Health Research.