Trustee Grant Awards

Recipient Amount   Discipline Title
Yuya Ogawa, PhD $60,000 Reproductive Biology The Mechanism of Escape of Genes on the InactiveX-Chromosome
Joshua Waxman, PhD $60,000 Molecular Cardiovascular Biology Mechanisms Restricting Cardiac Progenitor Specification
Zubair Ahmed, PhD $60,000 Ophthalmology Molecular and Functional Studies of Usher Syndrome Type 1J
Yu Li, PhD $60,000 Radiology/IRC 4D Visualization of Brain Complexity Using Complex fMRI
Alexander Miethke, MD $60,000 Gastroenterology, Hepatology & Nutrition Regulatory T Cells and Pathogenesis of Biliary Atresia
Hee Kyung Kim, MD $60,000 Radiology/IRC MR Quantification of Muscular Fat in Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy
Ian Lewkowich, PhD $60,000 Immunobiology Mechanisms of Steroid Resistance in Severe Asthma
Ronald Waclaw, PhD $60,000 Experimental Hematology Regional Requirements for Shp2 in the Telencephalon
Samantha Brugmann, PhD $60,000 Plastic Surgery The Role of Kif3a in Craniofacial Development
Biplab Dasgupta, PhD $60,000 Oncology Regulation of Forebrain Neurogenesis by the Energy Sensor AMP Kinase
Senad Divanovic, PhD $60,000 Molecular Immunology Role of the IL-17 Axis in the Pathogenesis of NASH
Rolf Stottmann, PhD $60,000 Human Genetics Genetic Analysis of Mammalian Forebrain Development


Translational Research Grant Awards

Recipient Amount Discipline Title
Prasad Devarajan, MD $50,000 Nephrology CORE-CCHMC/UC Clinical Proteomics and Biofluid Profiling Core
Bradley Britigan, MD $91,545 UC--Internal Medicine Oxidative Inactivation of B2-Agonists by Endogenous Peroxidases in the Asthmatic Airway
Robert Hinton, MD $100,000 Cardiology Angiogenesis Inhibition Therapy for Aortic Valve Disease
Prabir Roy-Chaudhury, MD $100,000 UC--Nephrology Biodegradable Metallic Stents to Enhance Arteriovenous Fistula Maturation
Noah Shroyer, PhD $100,000 Gastroenterology, Hepatology & Nutrition Neointestine from Live Donors and Pluripotent Stem Cells
Michael Bennett, PhD $100,000 Nephrology Biomarkers to Distinguish Classes of Lupus Nephritis
H. Leighton Grimes, PhD $100,000 Immunobiology microRNA in Acute Myeloid Leukemia
Nira Ben-Jonathan, PhD $100,000 UC--Cancer & Cell Biology & IntMed Metabolic Actions of Antipsychotics on Adipose Tissue Samples from Children and Adolescents
Susanne Wells, PhD $75,000 Hematology/Oncology DEK-targeted Virotherapy in Human Cancers
Thomas Korfhagen, MD, PhD $75,000 Neonatology & Pulmonary Biology Signaling Inhibitor Treatment of Pulmonary Fibrosis
Rohit Kohli, MD $75,000 Gastroenterology, Hepatology & Nutrition ApoAI as a Novel Drug Target for the Metabolic Syndrome
Philip Howles, PhD $25,000 UC--Pathology & Lab Medicine 2nd year - CEL Inhibitors for Treatment of Cardiovascular Disease
Gail Jean Pyne-Geithman, DPhil $25,000 UC--Neurosurgery Novel Theranostic Test for Congenital CrT Deficiency
Ian Papautsky, PhD $25,000 UC--Electronics & Computing Systems 2nd year - Zinc Chip for POC Monitoring in Critically Ill Children


Outcomes Research Awards

Recipient Amount Discipline Title
Esi Morgan DeWitt, MD $60,000 Rheumatology, HPCE Leveraging EPIC for Quality Improvement in Rheumatology
Lisa Opipari-Arrigan, PhD $60,000 Behavioral Medicine & Clinical Psychology Improving Asthma Outcomes via the Clinical Encounter
Holly Brodzinski, MD, MPH $60,000 Emergency Medicine Risk Stratification to Efficiently Diagnose Appendicitis
Sandra Cortina, PhD $60,000 Behavioral Medicine & Clinical Psychology Physician Based Intervention for Adherence Promotion
Lori Crosby, PsyD $60,000 Behavioral Medicine & Clinical Psychology The Role of a Disease Specific Patient Portal in Improving the Transition to Adult Care in SCD
Ellen Lipstein, MD $60,000 Adolescent Medicine Improving Parent Decisions about Treatment with TNF-a Inhibitors
Jennifer Reed, MD $60,000 Emergency Medicine Improving STI Results Notification and Partner Services in the ED
Lori Stark, PhD $60,000 Behavioral Medicine & Clinical Psychology Web-based Delivery of Effective Treatment for Growth in CF
Alexander Vinks, PharmD, PhD $60,000 Laboratory of Applied Pharmacokinetics & TDM Improving Safety and Efficacy of Mycophenolate Therapy
Lea Widdice, MD $60,000 Adolescent Medicine Development and Piloting of Decision Tools to Improve HPV Immunization Rates


Fifth Third Bank/Charlotte R. Schmidlapp Women Scholars Awards

Recipient Amount Discipline
Jessica Woo, PhD $50,000 Biostatistics & Epidemiology
Avani Modi, PhD $50,000 Behavioral Medicine & Clinical Psychology