Funded Projects

CNIB is pleased to announce the 2014 awards for the CNIB Baker Grants and Fellowships Programs and would like to congratulate all recipients.


  1. Cynthia Qian 
    Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary, Harvard Medical School - Surgical Retina.

New Researcher

  1. ​Ewa Niechwiej-Szwedo, University of Waterloo - Development of hand-eye coordination and fine motor skills in children with amblyopia: the role of binocular vision in movement planning and feedback control.
  2. Sunil Parapuram, University of Western Ontario - Mechanisms underlying excess matrix deposition in the trabecular meshwork in glaucoma.

Barbara Tuck MacPhee

  1. Monali Malvankar, University of Western Ontario - Markov Model to Evaluate Pharmacologic Management of Neovascular Age-related Macular Degeneration.