2023

  • Use of a Novel, Whole Brain Magnetic Resonance Spectroscopic Imaging Technique in the Evaluation of Dogs with Idiopathic EpilepsyKari Foss, DVM, MS, DACVIM., University of Illinois College of Veterinary Medicine ($37,589). CT Grant #108. Duration:  24 months.
  • Dose Finding Study of Cannabidiol in Dogs with Idiopathic EpilepsyStephanie McGrath, DVM, MS: Colorado State University ($107,995).  CHF Grant #02930. One Health Initiative. Donation:  $10,800. Grant Period:  5/1/21-4/30/24.

2016

  • Defining The Genetic Foundations of Chiari-Like Malformation and Syringomyelia as a Tool to Better Treat Neuropathic Pain in the Dog – North Carolina State University – Funded  by in cooperation with the AKC Canine Health Foundation and other Parent Clubs ($37,530-Closed } CHF Grant #2162. Publications 1 Publications 2 Publications 3 Publications 4(1/1/15 – 3/31/20)

2015

  • Defining The Genetic Foundations of Chiari-Like Malformation and Syringomyelia as a Tool to Better Treat Neuropathic Pain in the Dog – North Carolina State University – Funded  by in cooperation with the AKC Canine Health Foundation and other Parent Clubs ($41,256-Closed) CHF Grant #2162. Publications 1 Publications 2 Publications 3 (1/1/15 – 3/31/20)

2014

  • Defining the Genetic Foundation of Chiara-Like Malformations and Syringomyelia as a Tool to Better Treat Neuropathic Pain in the Dog Funded in cooperation with the AKC Canine Health Foundation and other Parent Clubs ($2,000-OPEN) CHF Grant #2162. Publications 1 Publications 2 Publications 3
  • Epilepsy Initiative Charter Sponsor -Funded in cooperation with the AKC Canine Health Foundation and other Parent Clubs ($10,000-OPEN) CHF Research Initiative
  • Neurostimulation: A Groundbreaking New Treatment for Canine Epilepsy – University of Melborne (OPEN) CHF Grant #2131
  • Canine Epilepsy: Genetic Variants, Biomarkers and New Therapies (Phase 1) – University of Minnesota – Funded in cooperation with the AKC Canine Health Foundation and other Parent Clubs ($10,000 – OPEN) CHF Grant #2133

2012

  • Role of Morphology in Clinical Progression and Syringomyelia in CKCS Chiari-Like Malformation – Cornell University – Funded in cooperation with the AKC Canine Health Foundation and other Parent Clubs ($22,943) CHF Grant #105.
  • MRI Evaluation Chiari-like malformation and its association with BAER Testing – Ohio State University – Funded in cooperation with the AKC Canine Health Foundation and other Parent Clubs ($21,000) CHF Grant #106.

2009

  • Syringomyelia in the Brussels Griffon: Magnetic Resonance Imaging Findings, Clinicopathology, and Prevalence- University of Georgia.  Funded in cooperation with the AKC Canine Health Foundation and Other Parent Clubs ($5,000). CHF Grant #1004 – Note: Although this research is for Brussels Griffons, the Trustees believe that anything we can learn from any research on SM may also be useful to Cavaliers.  The findings in this study of similarities or differences may be helpful in our future SM research.
  • Investigation of the presence of Chiari-like Malformation and Syringomelia in Stillborn Cavalier King Charles Foetuses  – The Royal Veterinary College, U.K.- Donation by the ACKCS Charitable Trust ($15,000).

2008

  • Identification of Genes Causing Chiari I Malformation with Syringomelia in the Cavalier King Charles Spaniel – University of Montreal – Funded in cooperation with the AKC Canine Health Foundation ($25,000) CHF Grant #954

2005

  • The Effect of Chiari I Malformation on CSF Flow in Cavalier King Charles Spaniels – NC State University – Funded by the ACKCS Charitable Trust ($20,000) PDF