Annual Scientific Day Grant Recipient Winners for Research & Equipment Funding - 2008

Grant Recipients for 2008:

  • Common bile duct stones: A management algorithm
    Dr Farid Meybodi and Professor Michael Cox
  • A 12 year retrospective assessment of transcystic stenting for common bile duct stones at the time of laparoscopic cholecystectomy
    Dr Farid Meybodi and Professor Michael Cox
  • Endoscopic stenting for malignant gastric outlet obstruction: a retrospective review
    Dr Manjudashini Chandrasegaram and Professor Michael Cox
  • Comparison of conventional and transcystic stent facilitated ERCP post laparoscopic cholecystectomy
    Dr Sulman Ahmed and Professor Michael Cox
  • Assessment of outcome in the acute surgical unit
    Professor Michael Cox
  • The epi-no study
    Associate Professor Hans Peter Dietz
  • Purines study in ICU patients with sepsis: ex vivo single cell analysis of T helper cell-subsets and their responsibilities to LPS
    and ATP in adult septic patients

    Dr Marek Nalos and Dr Brigitte Santner-Nanan
  • Association of single nucleotide polymorphisms (SNP) of calsequestrin gene with thyroid associated ophtalmorpathy
    Dr Hooshang Lahooti
  • Non-ulcer dyspepsia and duodenal eosinophilia
    Dr Jamshid Kalantar and Dr Lisa Shim
  • Maternal nutritional status of opiate-dependent pregnancies associated with intrauterine growth restriction: a prospective study
    D A Liu and Professor Ralph Nanan
  • Analysis of chronic lymphocytic leukaemia susceptibility genes in a large multi-generational family
    Dr Stephen Fuller and Ms Kristen Skarratt
  • A pilot evaluation of the anaesthetic conserving device (AnaConDa) for the management of sedation during mechanical
    ventilation in the intensive care unit

    Dr Ian Seppelt
  • Effect of inhibition of fatty acid synthase on bone mass of aging C57BL6 mice
    Associate Professor Gustavo Duque
  • The phenotype and functional state of dendritic cells and T lymphocytes in term human decidua in normal pregnancy
    compared to pre-eclampsia

    Dr PS Hsu