Dr. Margot Latimer’s Current Research

Project Name: Seeing Aboriginal Children’s Pain – Weaving Stories, Art and Statistics to Create Ways to Reduce the Hurt and Improve Children’s Wellbeing
Principal Investigator(s): Dr. Margot Latimer & Sharon Rudderham
Collaborators: Dr. Allen Finley, Dr. Katherine Harman, Daphne Hutt-MacLeod, Anita MacKinnon, Kara Paul, Lisa Dutcher-Perley
Funder: Canadian Institute for Health Research
Amount: $440,000
Duration:  September 2014 – August 2018

Project Name: Creating a Culturally Relevant Mechanism for Aboriginal Children and Youth to Convey their Pain in Clinicians
Principal Investigator(s): Dr. Margot Latimer; Sharon Rudderham
Collaborators: Dr. Allen Finley, Dr. Katherine Harman, Daphne Hutt-MacLeod
Funder: Atlantic Aboriginal Health Research Program
Amount: $16,000
Duration:  September 2014 – August 2015

Project Name: Aboriginal Children’s Pain & Hurt Community Art Sessions
Principal Investigator(s): Dr. Margot Latimer & Sharon Rudderham
Funder: Nova Scotia Department of Communities, Culture and Heritage – Cultural and Youth Activities Program
Amount: $4,500
Duration:  September 2014 – August 2015

Project Name: Parental Involvement to Reduce Pain in Children with Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia
Principal Investigator(s): Amanda Bettle & Dr. Margot Latimer
Funder: Dalhousie University Nursing Research and Development Fund
Amount: $3,882
Duration:  September 2014 – August 2015

Project Name: Understanding Pediatric Pain in Aboriginal Communities: Children’s Project
Principal Investigator: Latimer, M.
Investigators: Rudderham, S., Hutt-McLeod, D., Finley, A., Inglis, S.
Funder: Nova Scotia Health Research Foundation
Amount: $150,000
Duration: September 2011 – August 2014; $50,000.00/yr

Project Name: Understanding Pediatric Pain in Aboriginal Communities: Moving Forward in Central and Eastern Canada
Principal Investigator: Latimer, M.
Investigators: Rudderham, S., Hutt-McLeod, D., Finley, A., Inglis, S.
Funder: Canadian Institute of Health Research Meeting, Planning & Dissemination Grant
Amount: $22,000.00
Duration: November 2012 – November 2013; $22,000.00

Project Name: Sustainability of a multidimensional knowledge translation intervention to improve paediatric pain practices and outcomes
Principal Investigator: Stevens, B. (PI)
Investigators: Latimer, M. (Co-I) IWK Site Investigator
Funder: CIHR
Amount: $998,000
Duration: September 2011 – August 2014; $334,000.00/yr

Project Name: How Seeing Pain and Feeling Pain Changes the Brain: Implication for Caregivers
Principal Investigator: Latimer, M., Jackson. P. (Co-PIs)
Investigators: Prckachin, K.
Funder: CIHR
Amount: $550,000
Duration: September 2012-August 2017 Yearly: $110,000.00/yr

Project Name: Maternal Analgesia for Procedural Pain in Preterm Neonates: Does It Remain Efficacious?
Principal Investigator: Celeste Johnston
Investigators: Campbell-Yeo, M., Inglis, D., Latimer, M., Streiner, D., & Vincer, M.
Funder: CIHR, NSHRF Regional Partnership Program
Amount: $276,314
Duration: October 2011 – September 2014; $91,438.00/yr