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Principal Investigator(s)

Patricia Liaw


Ellen McDonald, Irene Watpool,  Tracey McArdle, Claude Ferland, Orla Smith, Betty Jean Ashley, Eileen Campbell,  Christine Skinner, Josee Wong


Not Yet Recruiting


DNA as a prognostic marker in ICU patients study



Hamilton General Hospital; PI - Alison Fox-Robichaud, Coordinator - Ellen McDonald
St. Joseph's Healthcare; PI - Deborah Cooke, Coordinator - Ellen McDonald


The Ottawa Hospital, General Campus; PI - Lauralyn McIntyre, Coordinator - Irene Watpool
The Ottawa Hospital, Civic Campus; PI - Lauralyn McIntyre, Coordinator - Tracey McArdle

Quebec City

Laval Hospital Marie; PI - Francois Lalouche, Coordinator - Claude Ferland


St. Michael's Hospital; PI - John Marshall & Jennifer Tsang, Coordinator - Orla Smith


Vancouver General Hospital; PI - Peter Dodek, Coordinator - Betty Jean Ashley


London Health Science Centre; PI - Douglas Fraser & Claudio Martin, Coordinator - Eileen Campbell


PI - Brent Winston, Coordinators - Christine Skinner & Josee Wong


Alison Fox-Robichaud

Participating Centers

Hamilton General Hospital
St. Joseph's Healthcare
The Ottawa Hospital
Laval Hospital Marie
St. Michael's Hospital
Vancouver General Hospital
London Health Science Centre
Hamilton General Hospital