The next Academic and Community Collaboration Award cycle will open early 2019. Please check back soon for more information on how to apply.
2017 ACCA Winners
Project Title: A Community Collaborative to Address School Absenteeism.
Principal Investigator: Dr. Danielle Dooley and Children’s National Health System
Community Partner: CentroNia
2016 ACCA Winners
Project Title: Creating Toolkits for Parents & Families of LGBTQ Young People: Strategies for Supporting Health and Wellness Among Youth
Principal Investigator: Chad Henson, MD - SMHS
Community Partner: Whitman-Walker Health
Project Title: Youth Mental Health First Aid
Prinicipal Investigator: Melissa McCarthy, ScD - Milken
Community Partner: Green Door
Project Title: Engaging communities to enhance coordinated asthma care
Principal Investigator: Joyce Pulcini, PhD, FNP-BC - School of Nursing
Community Partner: DC Asthma Coalition
2015 ACCA Winners
Project Title: Empowering physicians to Address Health disparities related to food insecurity
GW SMHS and Wholesome Wave
- Skye Cornell, Wholesome Wave
- Natashea Winters, Wholesome Wave
- Sheena Khurana, MD, GW SMHS
- Dianne Thompson, MD, Wholesome Wave
Project Title: Improving Communication and Transitions of Care between The George Washington University Hospital Emergency Department and Unity Health Care.
- Sonal Batra, M.D.
- Reem Al-Hawas, M.D.
Community Partners – Unity Health Care
- Eleni O’Donovan, M.D.
- Andrea Anderson, M.D.
- Amoreena Howell, D.O.
- Keith Egan, D.O. PGY II
Project Title: Return on Investment Associated with Decreased Acute Care Utilization for Inner-City Children with Asthma Receiving Medical-Legal Intervention in Washington, DC: Results of an Enhanced Partnership between Children's National Health System and Children's Law Center
Community Partner: Holly Stevens, PhD Research Coordinator Children's Law Center Washington, DC
Academic Partner: Abby Nerlinger, MD and Pediatric Hospital Medicine Fellow Department of Pediatrics Children's National Health System, Washington, DC