Research Support

World-class research right here in British Columbia! Supporting research pioneers, working hard to help the one in five British Columbians affected by a lung or breathing conditions, is a fundamental initiative of the BC Lung Foundation. 


Call for Applications - 2024 Lung Health Research Grants Competition

The 2024 Lung Health Research Grants (LHRG) competition is now accepting proposals.

LHRG is a peer-reviewed competition that supports pulmonary research or development projects. A partnership between Alberta Lung and BC Lung, both organizations manage the LHRG application and review process. 

Applications will be considered for research proposals that are directly relevant to human respiratory health. Applicants should refer to specific provincial guidelines as they may vary for each province.

2024 LHRG Competition Guidelines 

Submit an application

Submission deadline: July 2, 2024 at 5:00pm PT


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Congratulations to our 2023 Top Researchers

Dr. Emily Brigham, University of British Columbia

Dr. Glen Foster, UBC-Okanagan 

Dr. Mariya Goncheva, University of Victoria

Dr. Gillian Goobie, University of British Columbia

Dr. Kimberly Morishita, University of British Columbia

Dr. Bradley Quon, University of British Columbia

Dr. Steven Reynolds, Fraser Health

Dr. Andrew Sandford, University of British Columbia

Dr. Ying Wang, University of British Columbia / BC Cancer

Dr. Alyson Wong, University of British Columbia

Congratulations to our Award Winners

Dr Peter Pare Award in Lung Health Excellence

2023 Recipients: The Vigh Family

2022 Recipient: Dr. Donald Enarson

Award of Excellence in Lung Health Research

2023 Recipient: Dr. Kate Johnson 

2022: Recipient: Dr. Manish Sadarangani 


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