'Cohort study on lung disease characteristics of survivors of prematurity' - PHGY 396 Undergraduate Research Project Application Form

Supervisor's Name: Dr Jennifer Landry

Supervisor's Email: jennifer.landry [at] mcgill.ca

Supervisor's Phone: 514-934-1934 ext.32152

Supervisor's Website:

Supervisor's department: Department of Medicine

Course number: PHGY 396 (Physiology)

Term: Fall 2013-2014

Project start date: Tuesday, September 3, 2013

Project end date: Tuesday, December 3, 2013

Project title: Cohort study on lung disease characteristics of survivors of prematurity

Project description (50-100 words suggested): This study aims to study the quality of life, respiratory physiology and response to exercise, healthcare and prescription drug utilization of young adults who had respiratory complications of preterm birth and were born in the Province of Quebec between 1987 and 1993.

Prerequisite: 1 term completed at McGill + CGPA of 3.0 or higher; or permission of instructor.

Grading scheme (The final report must be worth at least 50% of final grade): Final grade shall be based on laboratory performance as evaluated by the research supervisor (50%) and the final written research report (minimum 10 pages) graded by the supervisor and the course coordinator or the coordinator's delegate (50%).

Project status: This project is taken. The professor has no more '396' projects this term.

Ethics, safety, and training: Supervisors are responsible for the ethics and safety compliance of undergraduate students. This project involves: Human subjects.