Dr. Allen Finley’s Current Projects
2006~ Developing Countries Working Group, International Association for the Study of Pain (IASP)
2008-11 Past-President, IASP Special Interest Group on Pain in Childhood
2007~ National Children’s Pain Center (USA): Member, Scientific Advisory Board
2009-11 Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada: Awards Committee
1999~ Society for Pediatric Anesthesia: Committee for International Education and Service
2008~ Co-convener: ChildKind International Task Force (with Neil Schechter)
World Health Organization
2008-11 Expanded Review Panel, Pediatric Pain Guidelines
2010~ Chair, Treatment Guidelines Development Group: Persisting Pain in Children with Medical Illness
CURRENT RESEARCH FUNDING
2006-11 CIHR (B Stevens, et al.): Team in Children’s Pain (Co-investigator, site lead). [#2006-2011]
2007-11 Global Health Research Initiative (CIHR/CIDA/PHAC/HC/IDRC) Teasdale-Corti Team Grant (GA Finley, S Thienthong; SR Abidi, P Forgeron, D Jongudomkarn, S Pairojkul, P Siripul, W Sriraj): Pediatric pain management in urban and rural Thailand. [#10346-055/056]
2008-12 CIHR (B. Stevens et al.): Translating research on pain in children – TROPIC.
2008-10 CIHR – Planning Grant: Global Health Research (GA Finley, PA Forgeron, MB Linhares): Collaborative program for children’s pain management in Brazil. [#189896]
2009-15 CIHR Strategic Training Initiative (PJ McGrath, KD Craig, GA Finley, RE Grunau, C Johnston, BJ Stevens, CL von Baeyer): Pain in Child Health, an innovative, international, trans-disciplinary research training consortium, Phase II.
2009-10 Global Health Research Initiative KTE Supplementary Grant (GA Finley, HR Machado, S Thienthong, P Siripul, K Boonyawatanangkool, AP Carlotti, LRG Rossi, PA Forgeron): Building global partnerships in pediatric pain management.
2010 IWK Health Centre: Bringing People Together (M Latimer, GA Finley, JM Chorney, C Chambers): Empathy and pain.
2010 IWK Health Centre Category B (Grégoire M-C, MacLellan D, Downie J, Bedard K, Huang W-Y, Finley GA): Rodent model of ketamine induced cystitis.