GRANTS

All entries for the grants listed below were provided by the USF Health Morsani College of Medicine Office of Research

Principal Investigator: Krischer, Jeffrey
Department: Health Informatics Institute
Title: Facilitate the Implementation of a Single IRB Model
Sponsor: University of Pennsylvania via National Institutes of Health
Yearly Award: $442,465
Award Number: 573010
End Date: 5/31/2018

Principal Investigator: Liu, Ruisheng
Department: Molecular Pharmacology and Physiology
Title: Renal Hemodynamics and Hypertension During Pregnancy
Sponsor: National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute
Yearly Award: $387,823
Award Number: R01HL137987
End Date: 01/31/2022

Principal Investigator: Nash, Kevin
Department: Molecular Pharmacology & Physiology
Title: Therapeutic Agonist of CX3Cr1 for Alzheimer’s Disease
Sponsor: National Institute of Aging
Yearly Award: $271,005
Award Number: R21AG055080
End Date: 02/29/2020

Principal Investigator: Edwards, Jerri
Department: Psychiatry and Behavioral Medicine
Title: Identifying Novel Predictors of Dementia, Nursing Home Admissions, and Associated Cost
Sponsor: National Institute on Aging
Yearly Award: $224,250
Award Number: R21AG059121
End Date: 03/31/2020

Principal Investigator: Philpot, Rex
Department: Psychiatry and Behavioral Medicine
Title: Increasing Dietary Choline to Prevent Chemotherapy-Related Cognitive Deficits
Sponsor: National Center for Complementary & Integrative Health
Yearly Award: $224,250
Award Number: R21AT009734
End Date: 01/31/2020

Principal Investigator: Currier, Glenn
Department: Psychiatry and Behavioral Medicine
Title: Suicide Risk Analysis
Sponsor: BayCare Behavioral Health Inc.
Yearly Award: $190,000
Award Number: USF022018
End Date: 01/31/2019

Principal Investigator: Wenders, Anna
Department: Area Health Education Center
Title: USF Federal AHEC Point of Service Maintenance and Enhancement Regional Statewide AHEC Consortium Subagreement
Sponsor: University of Florida via Health Resources and Services Administration
Yearly Award: $186,123
Award Number: UFDSP00012052
End Date: 08/31/2018

Principal Investigator: Edwards, Jerri
Department: Psychiatry and Behavioral Medicine
Title: Dynamic Useful Field of View Training to Enhance Older Adults’ Cognitive and Motor Function
Sponsor: The Retirement Research Foundation
Yearly Award: $130,553
Award Number: 2017-179
End Date: 12/31/2019

Principal Investigator: Kang, David
Department: Molecular Medicine
Title: Divergent RanBP9 Signaling in Tau Pathogenesis
Sponsor: Florida Department of Health
Yearly Award: $110,286
Award Number: 8AZ29
End Date: 01/31/2020

Principal Investigator: Chen, Yu
Department: Molecular Medicine
Title: Biophysical fragment Screening and Structure Determination for Class A, B, and D Carbapenemasses
Sponsor: University of California, San Francisco via National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases
Yearly Award: $89,699
Award Number: 10578sc
End Date: 11/30/2019

Principal Investigator: Wang, Lei
Department: Molecular Pharmacology & Physiology
Title: Macula Densa NOS1-Beta and Acute Kidney Injury
Sponsor: American Heart Association
Yearly Award: $77,000
Award Number: 18CDA34110441
End Date: 06/30/2021

Principal Investigator: Somboonwit, Charurut
Department: Internal Medicine
Title: Health Outcomes and Cognitive Effects of Marijuana Use Among Persons Living with HIV/AIDS
Sponsor: University of Florida via National Institute on Drug Abuse
Yearly Award: $76,113
Award Number: UFDSP00011986
End Date: 03/31/2021

Principal Investigator: Nash, Kevin
Department: Molecular Pharmacology & Physiology
Title: Identification of Agonists/PAMS of the Fractalkine Receptor (CX3CR1) to Treat Degenerative Disease
Sponsor: Alzheimer’s Research UK
Yearly Award: $65,233
Award Number: UGRT11802-01122016
End Date: 12/31/2018

Principal Investigator: Smith, David
Department: Plastic Surgery
Title: A Phase III study evaluating the efficacy and safety of StrataGraft skin tissue
Sponsor: Stratatech Corporation
Yearly Award: $55,489
Award Number: HHS01000201500027C
End Date: 09/26/2018

Principal Investigator: Nash, Kevin
Department: Molecular Pharmacology & Physiology
Title: Microglial Phenotype in Alzheimer’s Disease
Sponsor: Florida Department of Health
Yearly Award: $54,941
Award Number: 8AZ28
End Date: 02/28/2020

Principal Investigator: Liu, Ruisheng
Department: Molecular Pharmacology and Physiology
Title: Relaxin Receptor, Tubuloglomerular Feedback and Preeclampsia
Sponsor: American Society of Nephrology
Yearly Award: $50,000
Award Number: USF20181
End Date: 06/30/2020

Principal Investigator: Liu, Ruisheng
Department: Molecular Pharmacology and Physiology
Title: Renal Mechanisms for Hypertension in Diabetes
Sponsor: American Society of Nephrology
Yearly Award: $50,000
Award Number: USF20182
End Date: 06/30/2020

Principal Investigator: Walter, Jolan
Department: Pediatrics
Title: Genetic Screening Protocol for WHIM Syndrome: Diagnostic Protocol for Non-Immunologists
Sponsor: Jeffrey Modell Foundation
Yearly Award: $46,000
Award Number: USF2018V2
End Date: 04/30/2020

Principal Investigator: Ghansah, Tomar
Department: Molecular Medicine
Title: SHIP-1: A Potential New Molecular Target for the Treatment of Pancreatic Cancer
Sponsor: Florida Department of Health
Yearly Award: $45,731
Award Number: 8JK09
End Date: 03/31/2021 

Principal Investigator: Blair, Laura
Department: Molecular Medicine
Title: Research Agreement with Boehringer Ingelheim Pharma
Sponsor: Boehringer Ingelheim Pharm, Inc.
Yearly Award: $39,900
Award Number: 273815
End Date: 11/06/2019

Principal Investigator: Gulick, Danielle
Department: Molecular Medicine
Title: Gene-Environment Interactions in a Novel Schizophrenia Model Using DISC1 and Reeling Gene Mutations
Sponsor: National Institute of Mental Health
Yearly Award: $37,989
Award Number: F31MH113403
End Date: 08/31/2020

Principal Investigator: Chen, Yu
Department: Molecular Medicine
Title: Crystallization of PBP 3
Sponsor: Achaogen
Yearly Award: $32,750
Award Number: POAGP103196
End Date: 08/04/2018

Principal Investigator: Borlongan, Cesario
Department: Neurosurgery
Title: MR Analysis of Pre-Conditioned Human Mesenchymal Stem Cells for Stroke Therapy
Sponsor: Florida State University via National Institute of Neurological Disorders
Yearly Award: $32,703
Award Number: R01970
End Date: 08/31/2022 

Principal Investigator: Emmanuel, Patricia
Department: Pediatrics
Title: Scale it Up: Effectiveness-Implementation Research to Enhance HIV-Related Self-Management Among Youth
Sponsor: Florida State University via National Institute of Child Health & Human Development
Yearly Award: $29,685
Award Number: R01941
End Date: 05/31/2020

Principal Investigator: Dean, Jay
Department: Molecular Pharmacology and Physiology
Title: Transportable Life Support for Treatment of Acute Lung Failure Due to Smoke Inhalation and Burns
Sponsor: Geneva Foundation
Yearly Award: $28,068
Award Number: S-1288-01
End Date: 10/31/2018

Principal Investigator: Rieg, Timo
Department: Molecular Pharmacology & Physiology
Title: Role of Thick Ascending Limb NHE3 for Salt Homeostasis and Blood Pressure
Sponsor: American Heart Association
Yearly Award: $26,844
Award Number: 18PRE33990236
End Date: 06/30/2020

Principal Investigator: Walter, Jolan
Department: Pediatrics
Title: Genetic Screening for Primary Immune Deficiency Among Patients with Autoimmune Cytopenias
Sponsor: Jeffrey Modell Foundation
Yearly Award: $25,000
Award Number: USF2018V1
End Date: 03/31/2020

Principal Investigator: Breslin, Jerome
Department: Molecular Pharmacology and Physiology
Title: USF Heart Institute Summer Undergraduate Research Program
Sponsor: American Heart Association
Yearly Award: $20,000
Award Number: 18UFEL33960365
End Date: 03/31/2021

Principal Investigator: Roetzheim, Richard
Department: Family Medicine
Title: Using MC1R Genotype to Impact Melanoma Risk Behavior
Sponsor: H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center
Yearly Award: $11,496
Award Number: 60-17984-04-01-G
End Date: 12/31/2018

Principal Investigator: Malone, John
Department: Internal Medicine
Title: Effects of Biomedical Risk Factors on Neuro-Cognition Using MRI
Sponsor: Case Western Reserve University via National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases
Yearly Award: $11,001
Award Number: RES512850
End Date: 06/30/2018

Principal Investigator: Casale, Thomas
Department: Internal Medicine
Title: ALA-ACRC: Losartan Effects on Emphysema Progression (LEEP) Trial
Sponsor: American Lung Association via National Institutes of Health
Yearly Award: $10,000
Award Number: NCT02696564
End Date: 01/31/2019

Principal Investigator: Casale, Thomas
Department: Internal Medicine
Title: ALA-ARC: Chronic Refractory Cough Cohort Study
Sponsor: American Lung Association
Yearly Award: $10,000
Award Number: G623B4
End Date: 06/30/2019