Research Awards

The Canadian Celiac Association offers two annual research awards. The application deadline for this year is May 12, 2014.

J. A. Campbell Research Award

A grant to a maximum of $25,000 is offered for research projects in Canada related to Celiac Disease and/or Gluten Sensitivity. The CCA is open to all types of relevant research and is not restricted to medical research.

J. A. Campbell Young Investigator Award

The J. A. Campbell Young Investigator Award of $5,000 for any kind of research into Celiac Disease and / or Gluten Sensitivity is available to students and those who have recently completed degrees.

2014 announcement forms

General Announcement Letter
J.A. Campbell Research Grant Announcement
J.A. Campbell Research Grant Application Form (This is a Microsoft Word .doc file)
J.A. Campbell Young Investigator Award Announcement and Application Procedure

Previous Awards

Research Awards

Abadi, Valerie (2013)
Development of a Physiopathological Mouse Model of Celiac Disease

Mager, Diana (2012)
How do parents and child’s perceptions of quality of life affect dietary adherence to the gluten free diet and nutritional intake in children with Celiac Disease?

Greenblatt, Ellen (2009)
Prevalence of Celiac Disease in a Canadian Population of Women with Unexplained Infertility

Mager, Diana & Turner, Justine (2008)
A Prospective Study of the Effect of Vitamin D and Vitamin K Deficiency on Bone Metabolism and Bone Accrual in Children and Adolescents with Celiac Disease

Verdú, Elena (2007)
Using HLA-DQ8 mice to analyze the development of celiac disease and other gastrointestinal illnesses.

Leroux, Jean-Christophe (2003)
Polymers as gliadin binders: an innovative strategy to prevent interactions of celiac disease peptides with the gastro-intestinal mucosa

Young Investigators

Rajani, Seima (2013)
Serological Diagnosis of Celiac Disease at Stollery Children’s Hospital: a Pilot Study

Wiepjes, Michelle (2011)
Role of the Serine Protease Inhibitor Elafin in Gluten-Related Disorders

Slemmer, J. (2010)
Epidemiology of Celiac Disease in PEI

Pinier, Maude (2010)
Ability of a polymeric binder to control Celiac Disease

Gunn, Beth (2009)
Prevalence of Celiac Disease in a Canadian Population of Women with Unexplained Infertility

Silvester, Jocelyn (2007)
Survey of Canadian Gastroenterologists about Long Term Follow-up Care of their Celiac Patients.

Zelin, Jenni (2001)
The role of the family physician in the diagnosis and management of celiac disease.