Genetics in NDIT Funding
2020-21 Genetic impact on youth vaping: Extending known genetic risk factors in smoking and
illnesses to vaping
CIHR Catalyst Grant: Health Effects of Vaping - $99,942
Co-Principal Investigators: Chenoweth MJ, Tyndale RF
Co-Investigators: Eisenberg M; Hammond D, O'Loughlin J, Porath A, Sylvestre MP
2016-20 Genetic determinants of individual blood pressure trajectories in adolescents.
CIHR - $355,492
Co-Principal Investigators: Sylvestre MP; O’Loughlin J
Co-Investigators: Engert J, Karp I, Williams S
2017-18 Depressive symptoms in adolescence: The independent and interactive influences of
genetics and physical activity over time.
CIHR Operating Grant: Analyses of existing Canadian cohorts and databases related to
reproductive, child and maternal health and Cancer Control program - $75,000
Co-Principal Investigators: Brunet J, Sylvestre MP
Co-Investigators: Karp I, Engert J, Williams S, O’Loughlin J