• Grant Awards

    Trustee Grant Awards

    RecipientAmountDisciplineTitle
    Geraldine Guasch, PhD$60,000Developmental BiologyCharacterizing transitional zones associated with squamous cell carcinoma development
    Gang Huang, PhD$60,000Experimental HematologyModeling myelodysplastic syndrome in the mouse
    Fukun Guo, PhD$60,000Experimental HematologyPhysiological role of Cdc42 in T cell polarity
    Satoshi Namekawa, PhD$60,000Reproductive SciencesRegulation of sex chromosome inactivation by DNA repair pathways
    Ashish Kumar, MD, PhD$60,000Bone Marrow TransplantationMEIS1 and MLL-fusion gene leukemia
    Fumika Hamada Namekawa, PhD$60,000Pediatric OphthalmologyMolecular mechanisms of thermo- and pain sensation
    Yuya Ogawa, PhD$60,000    Reproductive SciencesMechanism of escape of genes on the inactive X-chromosome
    Saima Riazuddin, PhD$60,000OtolaryngologyFunctional analysis of FDNB26 and DFNM1 genes in the mouse inner ear
    Joshua Waxman, PhD$60,000Molecular Cardiovascular BiologyMechanisms restricting cardiac progenitor specification
    Yu Li, PhD    $60,000Imaging Research Center/Radiology4D visualization of brain complexity using complex fMRI
    Alexander Miethke, MD$60,000Gastroenterology, Hepatology & NutritionTregs and control of CD8+ activation in billiary atresia
    Zubair Ahmed, PhD$60,000OphthalmologyMolecular and functional studies of Usher syndrome type 1J
    Daniel Starczynowski, PhD$60,000Experimental HematologyDeregulation of TIFAB in Myelodysplastic Syndromes

    Translational Research Grant Awards

    RecipientAmountDisciplineTitle
    Lee Denson, MD$42,175Gastroenterology, Hepatology & NutritionAn open label study of lactobacillus GG in pediatric ulcerative colitis
    Han Vanderloo, PhD$50,000Experimental Hematology & Cancer BiologyNovel molecular therapy core
    Bruce Aronow, PhD    $90,000Biomedical InformaticsCenter for Combinatorial Cancer Therapeutics (cCATs)
    Rachid Drissi, PhD$100,000Hematology/OncologyTelomerase: A therapeutic target in pediatric brain tumors
    James Mulloy, PhD$50,000Experimental Hematology & Cancer BiologyCCTST T1 application for an innovative core: Xenograft
    Ming Tan, PhD$99,975Infectious Diseases

    Norovirus P Particle, A multifunctional I platform for vaccine development and antibody production

    Sherry Thornton, PhD$90,000RheumatologySapC-DOPS agents: Imaging and therapeutics in arthritis
    Bruce Trapnell, MD$100,000Pulmonary BiologyNovel translational therapies for congenital PAP
    Stephanie Ware, MD, PhD$100,000Molecular Cardiovascular BiologyClinical diagnostics for pediatric cardiomyopathy

    Outcomes Research Awards

    RecipientAmountDisciplineTitle
    William Brinkman, MD    $30,000General & Community Pediatrics    Shared decision-making to improve care for children with ADHD
    Ahna Pai, PhD$60,000Behavioral Medicine & Clinical PsychologyValidation of a real-time adherence assessment system
    Senthilkumar Sadhasivam, MD$60,000Anesthesia & Pain ManagementPersonalizing perioperative analgesia and outcomes in children
    Esi Morgan DeWitt, MD   $60,000Rheumatology, HPCELeveraging EPIC for quality improvement in rheumatology
    Lisa Opipari-Arrigan, PhD$60,000Behavioral Medicine & Clinical PsychologyImproving asthma outcomes via the clinical encounter

    Fifth Third Bank/Charlotte R. Schmidlapp Women Scholars Awards

    RecipientAmountDiscipline
    Jessica Woo, PhD$50,000Biostatistics & Epidemiology