Research Funded in 2012



Investigators Title Sponsoring Organization Funding
Sherry Stewart, Ph.D.
Michael Ellery, Ph.D.
Abby Goldstein, Ph.D.
Gambling to Relax and Gambling to Forget: Questionnaire and Daily Diary Studies of Subtypes of Coping Motives for Gambling Dalhousie University Large Grant $450,000
Jeffrey Derevensky, Ph.D.
Rina Gupta, Ph.D.
Michael Ellery, Ph.D.
Play-For-Fun/Social-Casino Gambling: An  Examination of our Current Knowledge McGill University Small Grant $20,000
Michael Ellery, Ph.D.
Bo Bernhard, Ph.D.
Cognitive and Personality Characteristics of Professional Poker Players University of Manitoba Small Grant $50,000
Michael Ellery, Ph.D.
Vance MacLaren, Ph.D.
Gambling Motives, Cognitions and Personality of Frequent VLT Players University of Manitoba Small Grant $49,986
Sherry Stewart, Ph.D.
Sunghwan Yi, Ph.D.
Michael Ellery, Ph.D.
Direct and Indirect Ways of Assessing Beliefs About Gambling in the Advertising Context Dalhousie University Small Grant $49,980
Chad Graves Problem Gambling: The Mediating Role of Impulsivity and Cognitive Bias University of Manitoba Studentship $15,000
Damien Dowd A Longitudinal Investigation of the Problem Gambling Pathways Model with an Undergraduate Student Population University of Manitoba Studentship $60,000
Michael Ellery, Ph.D. National Center for Responsible Gaming Conference on Gambling and Addiction
September 30-October 2, 2012
University of Manitoba Conference Grant $1,966
Michael Ellery, Ph.D. First Asia Pacific Conference on Gambling & Commercial Gaming Research
November 5-8, 2012
University of Manitoba Conference Grant $2,000
Jason Edgerton, Ph.D.
Lance Roberts, Ph.D.
Longitudinal Analyses of the Prevalence, Course, and Comorbidity of Problem Gambling in Young Adults University of Manitoba Focused Research $64,577
Sherry Stewart, Ph.D.
Sean Mackinnon, Ph.D.
Risk and Protective Factors of Gambling among Young Adults: Analysis of the Manitoba Longitudinal Study of Young Adults (MLSYA) Data Dalhousie University Focused Research