2012 Awardees

Fellowship Project Award

Maura Marcucci Dr Maura Marcucci
McMaster University, Hamilton, ON, Canada
Patient level meta-analysis of prospective / retrospective studies describing case cohorts of hemophilia patients
Gillian Pike Dr Gillian Pike
Manchester Royal Infirmary, UK
A study of the use of bleeding scores and global haemostasis assays in the management of patients with factor XI deficiency
Adrienne Lee Dr Adrienne Lee
University of Calgary, AB, Canada
In vivo assessment of bone microarchitecture using HR-pQCT in hemophilia patients
Emily Rimmer Dr Emily Rimmer
CancerCare Manitoba, Winnipeg, MB, Canada
Complications related to Mirena® intra-uterine devices in women with von Willebrand Disease

Early Career Investigator Award

Keith Neeves Dr Keith Neeves
Colorado School of Mines, Golden, CO, USA
Microfluidic flow assays for patient specific dosing of replacement therapies and bypassing agents
Luca Lotta Dr Luca Lotta
Fondazione Luigi Villa, Milan, Italy
Exome resequencing in rare bleeding disorders of unexplained etiology
Annette von Drygalski Dr Annette von Drygalski
University of California, San Diego, CA, USA
"Factor V activity augmentation" as novel bypassing strategy in hemophilia
Sebastien Lobet Dr Sebastien Lobet
University Clinic St-Luc, Brussels, Belgium
Functional assessment of haemophilic ankle arthropathy in children

Special Project Award

Coen Maas Dr Coen Maas
University Medical Center Utrecht, The Netherlands
Platelets as transporters of Factor VIII - an opportunity for improved hemophilia A therapy
Philip Fay Professor Philip Fay
University of Rochester, NY, USA
Stabilizing FVIIIa by modulating the inter-subunit interactions and proteolytic inactivation
Neil Josephson Dr Neil Josephson
Puget Sound Blood Center, Seattle, WA, USA
Induction of Tolerance to FVIII by In Vivo Antigen Delivery to Immature DCs
Alok Srivastava Professor Alok Srivastava
Christian Medical College, Vellore, India
Factor replacement in developing countries – Evaluating the impact of prophylaxis with lower doses

Caregiver Award

Eduardo Remor Professor Eduardo Remor
Autonomous University of Madrid, Spain
Haemophilia Well-Being Index: International survey
Sandra Van Os Sandra Van Os
University of Hertfordshire, Hatfield, UK
Adherence to prophylactic treatment among adolescents and young adults with haemophilia
Viodelda Ramos Viodelda Ramos
Children's Hospital, Panama City, Panama
Facilitating peer-to-peer training in hemophilia among families and patients