CIHR Project Grant recipient: Dr. Trevor Shepherd

The Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR) announced more than $7.4 million in research funding through their project grants competition for 12 research projects at Western University.

One of the successful candidates was Dr. Trevor Shepherd, and his co-applicant Dr. Jim Petrik, who received a 5-year, $749,700 grant on their research on “Interrogating the critical requirement of intact LKB1-NUAK1 signaling during the ovarian tumorigenic program”.

Details on Dr. Shepherd's research and his abstract are available on the CIHR website.

Congratulations to all recipients on their successful grants!