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CURRENT GRANTS

Study: Gestational glucose tolerance status as a model of the early pathophysiology of type 2 diabetes (GAP2 / GAP3)Funding: Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR) operating grant
Investigator: Ravi Retnakaran

Study:
The impact of dietary factors on the pathophysiology of gestational diabetes and subsequent type 2 diabetes (GAP Diet)
Funding: Canadian Diabetes Association (CDA) operating grant
Investigator: Ravi Retnakaran

Study:
The early natural history of cardiovascular disease at 4-years postpartum in young women with varying degrees of glucose intolerance in pregnancy (GAP Vascular)
Funding: Heart and Stroke Foundation of Ontario (HSFO) operating grant
Investigator: Ravi Retnakaran

Study:
Role of the arginine / nitric oxide metabolome in the early natural history of cardiovascular disease in young women (GAP Arginine/NO Metabolome)
Funding: Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR) operating grant
Investigator: Ravi Retnakaran

Study:
Role of the arginine / nitric oxide metabolome in the early natural history of cardiovascular disease in young women (GAP Arginine/NO Metabolome)
Funding: Canadian Diabetes Association (CDA) operating grant
Investigator: Ravi Retnakaran

Study:
Insulin resistance and beta cell dysfunction in early childhood: the role of maternal and infant metabolic risk factors (GAP Pediatric)
Funding: Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR) operating grant
Investigator: Ravi Retnakaran

Study:
The impact of maternal abnormalities in pregnancy on breast milk composition and subsequent infant metabolic development (GAP Breastmilk)
Funding: Canadian Diabetes Association (CDA) operating grant
Investigator: Ravi Retnakaran

Study:
Investigation of Intrauterine Growth Restriction by Gene Expression & DNA Methylation Profiling.
Funding: Canadian Institute of Health and Research (CIHR)
Investigator: David Chitayat

Study:
The MiTY Trial (Metformin in Women with Type 2 Diabetes in Pregnancy)
Funding: Canadian Institute of Health and Research (CIHR)
Investigator: Denice Feig

Study:
The MiTY Trial (Metformin in Women with Type 2 Diabetes in Pregnancy).
Funding: CIHR Strategy on Paitent Oriented Research (SPOR)
Investigator: Denice Feig

Study:
Hypertensive Disorders of Pregnancy and Future Risk of Diabetes in Affected Women and Their Offspring
Funding: CDA Operating Grant
Investigator: Denice Feig

Study:
The effect of a low glycemic index (GI) diet on maternal and neonatal markers of glycemic control and post-partum diabetes risk.
Funding: CDA Operating Grant
Investigator: Denice Feig

Study:
Exploring Sex Differences in Diabetes Preventative Care in Canada.
Funding: BBDC Pilot Grant for Innovative Activities Related to Diabetes Education, Management and Care
Investigator: Denice Feig

Study:
Readiness for Diabetes Prevention in Women with a History of Gestational Diabetes.
Funding: Banting and Best Diabetes Centre
Investigator: Denice Feig

Study:
PROMISSE Study - An observational study of pregnant women with lupus with or without anti-phospholipid antibodies. The objective is to determine if complement activation can predict pregnancy outcome in these groups.
Funding: NIH
Investigator: Carl Laskin

Study:
Investigation of the Prognostic Importance of Natriuretic Peptides in Pregnant Women with Heart Disease: A Prospective Observational Cohort Study
Funding: Heart and Stroke Foundation of Canada
Investigator: Candice Silversides

Study:
Determining genomic subtypes of tetralogy of Fallot
Funding: Canadian Institutes of health and Research (CIHR)
Investigator: Candice Silversides

Study: Pregnancy and Subsequent Cardiovascular Risk in Women with Heart Disease
Funding: Canadian Institutes of health and Research (CIHR)
Investigator: Samuel Siu and Candice Silversides

Study:
Neurodevelopmental Status in Offspring of Females with Heart Disease
Funding: Heart and Stroke Foundation of Ontario
Investigator:
Candice Silversides

Study:
Canadian HIV Women and Reproductive Health Cohort Study, a Canadian Observational Cohort (CANOC) Affiliated Study.
Funding: Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR)
Investigator: Dr. Mona Rafik Loutfy

Study: The Causal Role of Acute Alcohol Consumption in Unprotected Sex among MSM at risk for Acquiring HIV.
Funding: Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR)
Investigator: Dr. Mona Rafik Loutfy

Study: Social, Behavioral and Ethical Challenges of HIV Vaccine Development.
Funding: Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR)
Investigator: Dr. Mona Rafik Loutfy

Study: A Small Group Intervention to Reduce HIV Sexual Transmission Risk Behaviour Among HIV Positive Men Who Have Sex with Men: Gay Positive Sex (GPS).
Funding: Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR)
Investigator: Dr. Mona Rafik Loutfy

Study: Understanding the Influence of Sexual Stigma on HIV/STIs Knowledge and Incidence, Sexual Risk Behaviour, and Access to Sexual Health Care Among Lesbian, Bisexual and Queer Women in Toronto, Canada
Funding: Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR)
Investigator: Dr. Mona Rafik Loutfy

Study: Interdisciplinary HIV Pregnancy Research Group: Care and Research to Optimize HIV-positive Women’s Health during Preconception, Pregnancy and Motherhood
Funding: Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR)
Investigator: Dr. Mona Rafik Loutfy

Study: Examining the Impact of Multi-dimensional Forms of Stigma and Discrimination on Health, Quality of Life and Access to Care for Women Living with HIV in Ontario.
Funding: Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR)
Investigator: Dr. Mona Rafik Loutfy

Study: The Psychosocial Experiences and Needs of HIV-Positive Women During Their First Year of Motherhood.
Funding: Ontario HIV Treatment Network (The) (OHTN)
Investigator: Dr. Mona Rafik Loutfy

Study: An IHPREG Pilot Study: Feasibility of the Ontario HIV Pre-conception Cohort Study.
Funding: Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR)
Investigator: Dr. Mona Rafik Loutfy

Study: Linking Molecular and Social Cluster Analyses in HIV Transmission: Phase 1 project.
Funding: Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR)
Investigator: Dr. Mona Rafik Loutfy

Study: Angiogenesis and adverse pregnancy outcomes in women with HIV, a pilot study.
Funding: Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR)
Investigator: Dr. Mona Rafik Loutfy

Study: Impact of HIV infection and antiretroviral therapy on mucosal and systemic memory CD4 T cells.
Funding: Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR)
Investigator: Dr. Mona Rafik Loutfy

Study: Community Engagement in HIV Vaccine Research: Advancing HIV Vaccine Trial Preparedness among Men who have Sex with Men in India.
Funding: Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR)
Investigator: Dr. Mona Rafik Loutfy

Study: Systematic review of HIV transmission between serodiscordant couples where the HIV-positive partner has full viral suppression with antiretroviral therapy.
Funding: Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR).
Investigator: Dr. Mona Rafik Loutfy