Research Grant Awards

The following departmental faculty were awarded new competitive and non-competitive research grants during calendar year 2018.

Andrea Nackley, PhD

Andrea Nackley, PhD
Vestibulodynia: Understanding Pathophysiology and Determining Appropriate Treatments (Vestibulodynia: UPDATe)
Award Date: 9/11/2018
Award Type: NIH R01
Funding Agency: National Institutes of Health’s National Institute of Child Health and Human Development
Grant Amount: $3,846,094

Katherine Martucci, PhD

Katherine Martucci, PhD
The Impact of Opioids on Chronic Pain: Clinical Research and Career Training in Spinal Cord fMRI and Brain Reward Systems
Award Date: 8/14/2018
Award Type: NIH R00
Funding Agency: National Institutes of Health’s (NIH) National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA)
Grant Amount: $746,654

Sven-Eric Jordt, PhD

Sven-Eric Jordt, PhD
Anesthetic and Synthetic Cooling Flavors in E-cigarettes: Chemistry and Respiratory Effects Modulating Nicotine Intake
Award Date: 7/19/2018
Award Type: NIH R01
Funding Agency: National institutes of Health, National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences (NIEHS)
Grant Amount: $1,456,395

Niccolò Terrando, BSc, DIC, PhD

Niccolò Terrando, BSc, DIC, PhD
Bioelectronic Rescue of Cognitive Impairment After Surgery
Award Date: 6/19/2018
Award Type: NIH R21
Funding Agency: National institute on Aging (NIA)
Grant Amount: $436,027

Vijay Krishnamoorthy, MD, PhD

Vijay Krishnamoorthy, MD, PhD
Mechanisms and Clinical Impact of Myocardial Injury Following Traumatic Brain Injury
Award Date: 6/5/2018
Award Type: Mentored Research Training Grant
Funding Agency: The Foundation for Anesthesia Education and Research (FAER)
Grant Amount: $175,000

Anne Cherry, MD

Anne D. Cherry, MD
Interface of Mitochondrial Quality Control and Immune Activation in Heart Transplant
Award Date: 5/18/2018
Award Type: Mentored Research Training Grant
Funding Agency: The Foundation for Anesthesia Education and Research (FAER)
Grant Amount: $175,000

Wei Yang, PhD, and Ulrike Hoffmann, MD, PhD, along with Junjie Yao, PhD

Wei Yang, PhD, and Ulrike Hoffmann, MD, PhD, along with Junjie Yao, PhD
Decrypting the Role of Epinephrine on Brain Function after Cardiac Arrest in Mice
Award Date: 5/9/2018
Award Type: 2018 Collaborative Sciences Award
Funding Agency: The American Heart Association (AHA)
Grant Amount: $750,000

Niccolò Terrando, BSc, DIC, PhD

Niccolò Terrando, BSc, DIC, PhD
Omegaven and Postoperative Cognitive Dysfunction
Award Date: 4/18/2018
Funding Agency: Fresenius Kabi Deutschland GmbH
Grant Amount: $122,000

Atilio Barbeito, MD, MPH

Atilio Barbeito, MD, MPH
The Perioperative Optimization of Senior Health – Delirium Risk Evaluation and Mitigation (POSH-DREAM) Program
Award Date: 3/2/2018
Funding Agency: The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs’ Geriatrics and Extended Care Services
Grant Amount: $125,000

Andrea Nackley, PhD

Andrea Nackley, PhD
Defining the Role of Adipocyte Adrb3 in Chronic Pain
Award Date: 1/9/2018
Funding Agency: National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke (NINDS)
Grant Amount: $160,000

ChrisResearch Grant Awards