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Grants and Awards -- September 2013

Oct. 31, 2013

The following list includes new and competing research awards received by IU School of Medicine researchers in September 2013, excluding commercial projects. Amounts shown are based on the first budget period/year and total more than $9.8 million.

These monthly reported are provided by the IU School of Medicine Office of Operations' Research Administration group.

Investigator Sponsor Type Project Title Begin Date End Date Awarded Dollars
Janice S. Blum, Ph.D. Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation International New Suppressing beta cell immune activation by disrupting heat shock Protein 90 9/1/2013 8/31/2014 $150,000
Natalia V. Bogatcheva, Ph.D. American Heart Association Incorporated New The signaling mechanisms of 2-methoxyestradiol-induced endothelial hyperpermeability 1/1/2012 12/31/2013 $35,341
Paula K. A. Braitstein, Ph.D. Moi University Faculty Of Health Sciences Renewal Pharmacovigilance (pv) in a resource-limited setting: approaches to targeted spontaneous reporting for suspected adverse drug reactions to antiretroviral treatment 3/19/2013 12/31/2013 $15,950
Aaron E. Carroll, M.D. AHRQ New Improving patient centered outcomes research in pediatric subspecialties 9/30/2013 9/29/2014 $950,895
Aaron E Carroll, M.D. Hubbard Family Foundation New Center for Health Policy and Professionalism Research 9/1/2013 8/31/2014 $10,000
Naga P. Chalasani, M.D. NIH-NIDDK Renewal Collaborative clinical research on Hepatotoxicity 9/3/2013 6/30/2014 $284,969
Ching-Pin Chang, M.D., Ph.D. American Heart Association Incorporated New Heart development and disease 7/1/2013 12/31/2013 $40,000
Jinhui Chen, M.D., Ph.D. NIH-NINDS Renewal Notch-mediated dendritic regeneration for recovery after TBI 9/1/2013 8/31/2014 $225,810
D. Wade Clapp, M.D. Riley Children's Foundation New Dr. Clapp's recruitment package 7/1/2013 6/30/2014 $3,000,000
Mary E Dankoski, Ph.D. Josiah Macy, Jr. Foundation New Faculty vitality in the health professions 9/3/2012 9/3/2013 $35,000
Eric A. Engleman, Ph.D. NIH-NIDA New A novel and powerful C. elegans behavioral model of addiction 9/15/2013 8/31/2014 $195,000
Roberto L Flores, M.D. New York University New Caregiver responses to nasoalveolar molding and early cleft care 3/1/2013 2/28/2014 $14,175
Patrick T. Fueger, Ph.D. American Physiological Society Renewal The role of cleaved P21 in beta-cell Apoptosis and proliferation 9/1/2013 8/31/2014 $28,300
David M. Haas, M.D. NIH-NHLBI New Pregnancy as a window to future cardiovascular health 8/24/2013 4/30/2014 $49,124
Bryan E. Hainline, M.D., Ph.D. Indiana State Department Of Health Renewal Indiana State Board of Health - ISDH/CSHN 200-41/#130 genetic services at Indiana University 7/1/2013 6/30/2014 $231,643
Paul R. Haut, M.D. Children's Hospital Of Philadelphia New Multi-Center , open label, randomized trial comparing single versus double umbilical cord blood transplantation in pediatric patients with high risk Leukemia and Myelodysplasia 8/15/2013 7/31/2014 $48,201
Michelle S. Howenstine, M.D. Indiana University Health New An open label study to assess the population pharmacokinetics, safety, and practicality of administering Meropenem as a prolonged infusion to Cystic Fibrosis children admitted with an acute pulmonary exacerbation 2/1/2013 1/31/2014 $33,920
Jeffrey Allen Kline, M.D. NIH-NHLBI New Phase II randomized trial of inhaled nitric oxide to treat acute pulmonary embolism 9/1/2013 6/30/2014 $1,144,254
Jeffrey Allen Kline, M.D. Cooper University Health Care New Neurological and cognitive effects of hyperoxia after cardiac arrest 3/1/2013 11/30/2013 $74,925
Ronald A. Mastouri, M.D. New York University New International study of comparative health effectiveness with medical and invasive approaches 7/1/2013 6/30/2015 $117,406
Patrick O. Monahan, Ph.D. NIH-NIA New Develop and validate tool to monitor patient centered outcomes through caregivers 9/1/2013 5/31/2014 $546,000
Kathleen M. O'Neil, M.D. Children's Hospital Medical Center Of Cincinnati New Gene expression in pediatric arthritis 9/1/2012 8/31/2013 $161,500
Irene J. K. Park, Ph.D. NIH-NIMH New Discrimination and mental health in Latino families: mediators and moderators 9/1/2013 8/31/2014 $284,698
Louis M Pelus, Ph.D. NIH-NIA New A megakaryocyte/PGE2/osteoblast triad in the normal and aged niche 9/30/2013 6/30/2014 $195,000
Yesim Polar, Ph.D. Susan G. Komen Breast Cancer Foundation Renewal Proj 1:Examination of the human kinome for novel genome-specific therapeutic targets in triple-negative breast cancer; Proj 2: Association of genetic variability with receptor activation of tumor angiogenesis inhibitors: an in vitro genetic biomarker study 3/31/2008 9/30/2013 $225,000
Zachary A. Rodd, Ph.D. NIH-NIAAA New Preclinical assessment of deep brain stimulation for the treatment of alcoholism 9/1/2013 8/31/2014 $218,916
Andrew Stevens, M.D. HRSA New Indiana University- SIREN 9/1/2013 8/31/2014 $299,900
Yang Sun, M.D., Ph.D. Lowe Syndrome Association, Inc. New Congenital glaucoma of Lowe syndrome: 3-dimensional model of intracellular trafficking in glaucoma pathogenesis 9/1/2013 8/31/2014 $25,000
Debbie C. Thurmond, Ph.D. Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation International New Syntaxin 4 as a biomarker and as restorative of functional ?? cell mass 9/1/2013 8/31/2014 $164,892
Homer L. Twigg, M.D. NIH-NHLBI New Genomic analysis of immunity and chronic lung inflammation in HIV infection 9/26/2013 7/31/2014 $641,507
Fletcher A. White, Ph.D. NIH-NIDDK New The role of DAMPS in painful bladder syndrome 9/27/2013 9/26/2014 $390,000

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