Grant Writing 101

Grant Writing 101
Grant Writing 101: Tips for the CSHP Foundation 2023 Research Grant Competition


I want to apply for a CSHP Foundation Research Grant, but where do I start? How can I get my project off the ground? What resources are available to assist in designing a successful research protocol?   

If you’ve had this conversation with yourself, join our panellists on June 20 to tackle these questions!  

By the end of this session, attendees will be able to:

  1. Summarize the Grant Committee review process
  2. Describe the components to completing the grant application
  3. Identify the criteria utilized for submission
  4. Discuss available resources for designing a successful research protocol

 About our panellists:

  • Heather Naylor: Heather Naylor is a pharmacist with Horizon Health Network in New Brunswick.  She currently splits her time between the roles of Regional Pharmacy Research and Education Coordinator and Nephrology Clinical Resource Pharmacist. Heather received her Bachelor of Science in Pharmacy from Dalhousie University in 2009 and completed an accredited Canadian pharmacy residency with the Winnipeg Regional Health Authority in 2010. When she is not at work, she enjoys camping, hiking, and running.  
  • Katelyn Halpape: Dr. Katelyn Halpape completed her undergraduate pharmacy degree at the University of Saskatchewan in 2012, her Hospital Pharmacy Residency in Regina in 2013, and her Doctor of Pharmacy degree at the University of British Columbia in 2015. Katelyn is an Assistant Professor in the areas of psychiatric medicine, mental health, and neurology with the College of Pharmacy and Nutrition at the University of Saskatchewan. Katelyn is the clinical lead for the USask Chronic Pain Clinic and has an active clinical practice at the Dube Centre for Mental Health. 
  • Marisa Battistella: Marisa graduated from the Faculty of Pharmacy at the University of Toronto in 1998 and completed her pharmacy residency at Sunnybrook and Women’s Health Sciences Centre in 1999. She has worked at the University Health Network since 1999 in various positions, including cardiology and internal medicine. In 2002, Marisa completed her Pharm D through Idaho State University. She has worked as a clinical pharmacist specialist in the hemodialysis unit at the University Health Network since 2002. Marisa has published several papers and given many presentations on drug therapy in the area of nephrology. Marisa also maintains an active teaching involvement, with the University of Toronto, Leslie Dan Faculty of Pharmacy. As a Clinician Scientist in Pharmacy at the University Health Network and Associate Professor at the Leslie Dan Faculty of Pharmacy, Marisa maintains an active teaching role and focuses much of her time on clinical research in the area of pharmaco-nephrology. Marisa is the Chair of the CSHP Research Committee and External Liaison Coordinator for the Renal Pharmacists Network.
  • David Williamson: David Williamson holds degrees in pharmacy (B Pharm, 1996) and hospital pharmacy (MSc. 1997) from the Université de Montréal.  He completed an Advanced Practice Pharmacy Residency (PGY2) at the Hôpital Sacré-Cœur de Montréal (1998), training in critical care pharmacy at the Medical University of South Carolina (2002) and PhD at the Université de Sherbrooke (2014).  Since 2016, he has been a full clinical professor and former co-director of the Master’s program in Advance Pharmacotherapy at the Faculty of Pharmacy of the Université de Montréal, and is also a critical care pharmacy specialist at the Hôpital Sacré-Cœur de Montréal.  He holds a Research Career Grant (Clinical Fellow since 2016 from the Fonds de recherche du Québec – Santé) at the Hôpital Sacré-Cœur Research Centre. 

Join the live webinar June 20, 2023 from 1:00 pm to 2:00 pm ET

Zoom links will be sent the day before the webinar up to 1 hour before the webinar start time.
6/20/2023 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

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