Funding Partners

Our clinical and research excellence would not be possible without the support of our funding partners:

  • Medtronic of Canada supports our research team annually.
  • Fund for Innovative Research Excellence (FIRE) this grant is from the Saint John Regional Hospital Foundation/Horizon Health Network and supports our new study "Effects of Intra-Operative Ropivaciane Epidural Injection on Post-Operative Outcomes Following Elective Lumbar Fusion."
  • Saint John Orthopaedics supports our research team.
  • Chesley Research Grant supports our study "Psychological Risk Factors for Poor Spine Surgery Outcomes."
  • St Joseph’s Hospital Foundation sponsorship to purchase operating room microscope to facilitate minimally invasive and outpatient spine surgery in New Brunswick.
  • Health Innovation Research Foundation (Horizon Health Network) research grant to support the study: Accelerometer analysis of total joint arthroplasty versus lumbar fusion to assess in-hospital recovery and safe discharge home.
  • Atlantic Provinces Orthopaedic Society research grant to support the study: Accelerometer Analysis of Total Joint Arthroplasty Versus Lumbar Fusion to Assess In-hospital Recovery and Safe Discharge Home.
  • Health Promotion and Research Foundation (Horizon Health Network) operating grant to support the study initiation: Traditional open versus minimally invasive decompression and fusion of the lumbar spine: an objective biomechanical assessment of recovery.
  • New Brunswick Health Research Foundation seed operating grant to support the study initiation: Traditional Open Versus Minimally Invasive Decompression and Fusion of the Lumbar Spine: a Prospective Randomized Cohort Study.
  • WorksafeNB research grant to support the study: Selective Nerve Root Injections can Prevent the Need for Surgery in Patients Suffering from Lumbar Disc Herniations: a Prospective Randomized Blinded Trial.
  • Health Promotion and Research Foundation Tier I Grant to support successful study completion: Selective Nerve Root Injections can Prevent the Need for Surgery in Patients Suffering from Lumbar Disc Herniations.
  • Rally of Hope Foundation sponsorship to purchase operating room equipment to facilitate minimally invasive spine surgery in New Brunswick.

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