Awarded Grants

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January 1 - March 31, 2017 (Q3)

Date Awardee Title Department Funder Type Grant Title
1/6/2017 Qing T. Zeng Professor CRL Otsuka Maryland Research Institute, INC. Contract Otsuka Data Mining
1/6/2017 Jehan El-Bayoumi Professor Medicine National Endowment for the Humanities Grant Literature and Medicine
1/13/2017 Pedro Jose Professor Medicine HHS/National Insitutes of Health-LOC Grant Renal Dopamine-1 Receptor Defect in Hypertension
1/13/2017 Sabyasachi Sen Associate Professor Medicine Janssen Scientific Affairs LLC Contract Role of Canagliflozin on gene expression and function of CD34+ endothelial progenitor cells in patients with type 2 diabetes and mild chronic kidney disease (Stages 1-2, CKD)
1/13/2017 Alberto Bosque-Pardos Assistant Professor MITM HHS/National Institutes of Health-LOC Grant Developing Pathogen Recognition Receptor Agonists as Latency Reversing Agents
1/13/2017 Katherine B. Chiappinelli Assistant Professor MITM HHS/National Institutes of Health-LOC Grant Epigenetic activation of the interferon response to sensitize cancers to immune therapy
1/13/2017 Elham Bayat Assistant
Professor
Neurosurgery Massachusetts General Hospital Contract Cross-Sectional ALS Biofluid Biomarker (CABB) Study
1/13/2017 Jesse Pines Professor/
Director
OCPI Boehringer Ingelheim Pharmaceuticals INC Contract Urgent Matters Podcast - ED Anticoagulation
1/13/2017 Fred Gordin Chief Emeritus Research Administration Family Health International Grant Terry Beirn CPCRA CTU: FHI360 Protocol Funds HPTN 085 for GWU CRS 31608
1/27/2017 Pedro Jose Professor Medicine University of Virginia Subaward Dopamine and Angiotensin Receptor Interactions in Genetic Hypertension
1/27/2017 Kevin Pelphrey Associate Professor Pharmacology and Physiology Yale University Subaward Subnetwork-based Quantitative Imaging Biomarkers for Therapy Assessment in Autism
1/27/2017 Babak Sarani Associate Professor Surgery District of Columbia Department of Transportation Grant Improving Road Safety Through the Collection of Blood Evidence in the District’s Emergency Departments
2/10/2017 Rebecca D. Kaltman Assistant
Professor
Medicine Frontier Science and Technology Research Foundation Subcontract A011401: Randomized Phase III Trial Evaluating the Role of Weight Loss in Adjuvant Treatment of Overweight and Obese Women with Early Breast Cancer
2/10/2017 Jianqing Lin Associate
Professor
Medicine Frontier Ssience and Technology Research Foundation Subcontract EA8141: A Prospective Phase II Trial of Neoadjuvant Systemic Chemotherapy Followed by Extripative Surgery for Patients with High Grade Upper Tract Urothelial Carcinoma
2/10/2017 Henry John Kaminski Professor Neurology Muscalar Dystrophy Association Grant Targeting Complement Inhibition for Myasthenia Gravis
3/3/2017 Norman Lee Professor Pharmacology and Physiology HHS/National Institutes of Health-LOC Grant Consequences and Mechanism of aberrant splicing in African American prostate cancer disparities
3/17/2017 Robert Miller Professor Anatomy and Regenerative Biology Children's Research Institute Subaward Clinical Translational Science Award (CTSA 2.0 Yr1)
3/17/2017 Mandi Pratt Chapman Associate Center Director GWCI Louisiana State University Subaward Using Survivorship Care Planning to Improve Low-Income, Cancer Patient Health Outcomes
3/17/2017 Jianqing Lin Associate
Professor
Medicine Froniter Science and Technology Research Foundation Subaward EA8143: A Phase 3 Randomized Study Comparing Perioperative Nivolumab vs. Observation in Patients with Localized Cell Carcinoma Undergoing Nephrectomy
3/24/2017 Henry John Kaminski Professor Neurosurgery University of Alabama Subaward Thymectomy in Non-Thymomatous MG patients on Prednisone
3/24/2017 Linda Kusner Associate
Research
Professor
Pharmacology and Physiology PROTALEX, INC. Contract PRTX-100 for the treatment of MG
3/24/2017 Charles Samenow  Associate Professor Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences Nancy Peery Marriott Foundation, INC. Grant The New Theater of Medicine

October 1 - December 31, 2016 (Q2)

Date Awardee Title Department Funder Type Grant Title
10/7/2016 Robert Miller Professor Anatomy BIOGEN INC Contract Aging and the remyelinating cell
10/14/2016 Pedro Jose Professor Medicine Georgetown University Subaward Renal vascular oxidative stress in hypertension
10/21/2016 Qing Zeng  Professor Health Sciences University of Utah Subaward Axial Spondyloarthritis Identification and Mortality
10/28/2016 Cuevas Santiago Professor Medicine National Kidney Foundation of Maryland Grant Micro RNAs Regluation of NADP
11/4/2016 Robert Miller Professor Anatomy Clene Nanomedicine, Inc. Contract Clene Nanomedicine LPC 2
11/4/2016 Robert Miller Professor Anatomy Case Western Reserve University Subaward CD14 facilitates neural device integration and performance
11/4/2016 Henry Kaminski Professor Neurosurgery Duke University Subcontract Exploratory Study of Biomarkers Predicting Response to Immunosuppressives in Myasthenia Gravis
11/11/2016 Jesse Pines Professor OCPI Cempra, Inc. Contract Cempra Urgent Matters 2016
11/18/2016 Travis O'Brien Associate Professor Pharmacology & Physiology Northwestern University Subaward African American Cardiovascular pharmacogenetic CONsorTium(ACCOuNT) discovery and translation
11/18/2016 Zhongping Lu Professor Biochemistry Veterans Affairs Medical Center of Washington, DC IPA IPA Extension for Dr. Lu
11/18/2016 Jeffrey Bethony Associate Professor MITM Stanford University Subaward T cell and B cell responses during controlled experimental human hookworm infection
12/2/2016 Qing Zeng Professor CRL HHS/National Institutes of Health-LOC Grant Assist Patients with Medication Decisions
12/9/2016 Linda Kusner Assistant Professor Pharmacology & Physiology Alpha Cancer Technologies Contract Evaluate the efficacy of Alpha Fetoprotien to ameliorating the symptoms of passive transfer myasthenia
12/9/2016 Henry Kaminski Professor Neurosurgery AKARI THERAPEUTICS PLC Contract Targeting Complement Inhibition to the Site of Pathology for Myasthenia Gravis
12/9/2016 Henry Kaminski Professor Neurosurgery AKARI THERAPEUTICS PLC Contract Targeting Complement Inhibition to the Site of Pathology for Myasthenia Gravis
12/16/2016 Kevin Pelphrey Associate Professor Pharmacology & Physiology Yale University Subaward Neural Mechanisms of CBT for Anxiety in Children with Autism Spectrum Disorder
12/16/2016  Eduardo Sotomayor Professor Medicine ACETYLON PHARMACEUTICALS, INC. Grant Evaluation of the in vitro and in vivo anti-melanoma effects of the HDAC6 inhibitors ACY-241 and ACY-1215
12/16/2016 Lauren Mauro Assistant Professor Medicine AVON Breast Cancer Crusade, LLC Grant Metastatic Breast Cancer Support Program
12/23/2016 Mandi Pratt Chapman Associate Center Director GWCI Washington State Department of Health Subcontract Increasing the Implementation of Evidence-Based Cancer Survivorship Interventions to Increase Quality and Duration of Life among Cancer Patients
12/23/2016 David Diemert Associate Professor MITM Baylor College of Medicine Subaward A phase Ib Trial to Evaluate the Safety, Reactogenicity and Immunogenicity of Sm-TSP-2 Alhydrogel with or without GLA-AF for Intestinal Schistosomiasis in Healthy Exposed Adults
 

July 1 - September 30, 2016 (Q1)

Date Awardee Title Department Funder Type Grant Title
7/1/2016 Michael Bukrinsky Professor MITM World Health Organization Contract New Technology to Extend Environmental Poliovirus Surveillance to the Field
7/8/2016 Neal Sikka Associate Professor Emergency Medicine Carefirst Bluecross Blueshield Grant Improving Specialty Care Access via Telemedicine (iSCAT)
7/8/2016 Adam Oaks Post Doctoral Scientist Pharmacology & Physiology HHS/National Institutes of Health-LOC Grant Role of the intracellular signal integrator CC2D1A in the developing nervous system
7/8/2016 Jonathan Sherman Assistant Professor Neurosurgery Frontier Science and Technology Research Foundation Grant Phase II Trial of SMO/AKT/NF2 Inhibitors in Progressive Meningiomas with SMO/AKT/NF2
7/15/2016 Douglas Nixon Professor MITM HHS/National Institutes of Health-LOC Cooperative
Agreement
BELIEVE: Bench to Bed Enhanced Lymphocyte Infusions to Engineer Viral Eradication
7/15/2016 Brad Jones Assistant Professor MITM Massachusetts Institute of Technology Subaward T-cell-mediated targeting of therapeutics to HIV reservoirs
7/15/2016 Mandi Pratt Chapman Associate Center Director GWCI Avon Breast Cancer Crusade, LLC Grant Improving Breast Navigation Sustainability through Implementation of Value-Aligned Evaluation
7/15/2016 Mandi Pratt Chapman Associate Center Director GWCI South Dakota Department of Health Contract Using Survivorship Care Planning to Improve Low-Income Cancer Patient Health Outcomes
7/22/2016 Linda Kusner Assistant Professor Pharmacology & Physiology Muscular Dystrophy Association Grant Inhibitors of Apoptosis in Myasthenia Gravis
7/22/2016 Linda Kusner Assistant Professor Pharmacology & Physiology Myasthenia Gravis Foundation of America Inc Grant Antipoptotic Mechanisms in Persistence of Autoimmue Myasthenia Gravis
7/22/2016 Xiaohui Tan Associate Research Professor Medicine Earlier.org Friends for an Earlier Breast Can Test Grant Detection of Early Breast Cancer by Circulating MicroRNA
7/29/2016 James Griffith Professor Psychiatry American Psychiatric Association Fellowship Addressing Stigma in Order to Increase Access to Mental Health Services for Chinese Americans at a Community Center
8/5/2016 Rebecca Lynch Assistant Professor MITM HHS / National Institutes of Health Grant Fitness cost to viral escape after escape from broadly neutralizing antibodies
8/5/2016 Elizabeth Hoffler Director GWCI Association of Oncology Social Work Grant Assessing and Addressing Oncology Social Worker Needs for LGBTQ-Affirming Cancer Care
8/19/2016 Doug Nixon Professor MITM HHS/National Institutes of Health Cooperative Agreement BELIEVE: Bench to Bed Enhanced Lymphocyte Infusions to Engineer Viral Eradication
8/19/2016 Doug Nixon Professor MITM HHS/National Institutes of Health Grant HIV induced anti-cancer HERV immunity in prostate, breast and colon cancers
8/19/2016 Mandi Pratt Chapman Associate Center Director GWCI Indiana State Department of Health Contract Improving Cancer Survivorship in Indiana Statety
8/26/2016 Christina Puchalski Associate Professor GWISH John E Fetzer Institute, Inc Grant BASS Conference 2016
9/2/2016 Kevin Pelphrey Professor Pharmacology & Physiology HHS/National Institutes Of Health-IOC Grant Multimodal Developmental Neurogenetics Of Females With Asd
9/2/2016 Trudy Mallinson Associate Professor OCPI Chicago Assoc. For Research & Education In Science Subaward Advancing Clinical Outcomes, Biomarkers And Treatments For Severe Tbi
9/2/2016 Jesse Pines Professor OCPI Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Grant Maryland's Total Patient Revenue Pilot: Impact On Utilization And Insurance Affordability
9/16/2016 Gurusher Panjrath Assistant Professor Medicine Aetna Foundation Grant Moving Mobile Health Foward: Combining Mhealth With Chws To Bolster Mhealth Adoption
9/16/2016 Mandi Pratt Chapman Associate Center Director GWCI Susan G. Komen Breast Cancer Foundation Grant Unique Risks And Considerations For Breast Cancer Among Lesbian, Bisexual And Transgender (lbt) Individuals: A Multi-stakeholder Education Campaign
9/16/2016 Jesse Pines Professor/
Director
OCPI Adeptus Health Contract Care, Quality, And Costs In U.s. Free-standing Emergency Departments
9/23/2016 Qing Zeng Professor CRL HHS/National Institutes Of Health-lOC Grant Use Frailty Status To Predict Postoperative Outcomes In Elderly Patient
9/23/2016 Alejandro Villagra Assistant Professor Biochemistry Melanoma Research Foundation Grant Use Of Selective Hdaci To Improve Antibody Blockade Immunotherapy
9/23/2016 Jennifer Lesko Assistant Professor Ob-Gyn The Susan Thompson Buffett Foundation Grant Kenneth J. Ryan Residency Training Program In Abortion And Family Planning
9/23/2016 Fred Gordin Professor Medicine Fhi Development 360 Llc Grant Hptn 083 Protocol Funds Hart Crs
9/23/2016 Maria Vargas Assistant Professor Ob-Gyn Advancing Minimally Invasive Gynecology Worldwide Grant Crowd-sourced Assessment Of Technical Skills In Minimally Invasive Gynecologic Surgery Fellowship Programs
9/30/2016 Narine Sarvazyan Professor Pharmacology & Physiology Nocturnal Product Development Llc Subaward New generation of Catheters for Treatment of Atrial Fibrilation
9/30/2016 Brad Jones Assistant Professor MITM HHS/National Institutes Of Health-lOC Grant Assessing the CNS as a source of HIV rebound, and evaluating strategies for immune-mediated reservoir elimination in human glial/CD4 chimera mice
9/30/2016 Mandi Pratt Chapman Associate Center Director GWCI Georgia State University Subaward Building the Foundation for Community-Led Research to Eliminate LGBT Cancer Disparities