The Khurana Hershey Lab has several institutes and agencies that graciously provide us with funding support to ensure that our research is “top-notch”.  We would like to extend our gratitude to the following agencies and institutes listed below.

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National Institutes of Health

The National Institutes of Health (NIH) is a part of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, is the nation’s medical research agency. The NIH is made up of 27 Institutes and Centers, each with a specific research agenda.

National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases

The National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID) is an institute within the National Institutes of Health (NIH) that conducts and supports basic and applied research to better understand, treat and prevent infectious, immunology and allergic diseases.

National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute

The National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (NHLBI) is an institute within the National Institutes of Health (NIH) that promotes the prevention and treatment of heart, lung, and blood diseases and enhances the health of all individuals.

Asthma and Allergic Diseases Cooperative Research Center

The Asthma and Allergic Diseases Cooperative Research Center (AADRC) is one of seven centers established in the US in 1971 to promote research in the fields of asthma and allergic diseases. The center is funded by the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID)

Inner-City Asthma Consortium

The Inner-City Asthma Consortium (ICAC) comprises a statistical and Clinical Coordinating Center (at Rho), a Scientific and Administrative Center (at the University of Wisconsin-Madison), nine subcontracted clinical research sites, and two basic science sites. ICAC is the third in a series of inner-city asthma initiatives funded by the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID).

Ohio Department of Job and Family Services

The Ohio Department of Job and Family Services develops and overseas programs that provided healthcare, employment and economic assistance, child support and services to families and children.