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August 2008

Dartmouth researchers were awarded $18.6 million during August, including $11.4 million in new and competing awards. Among the recipients of recent new and competing grants, as reported by the Office of Sponsored Projects:

Ahmed, Yasmath - Genetics

  • Milheim Foundation for Cancer Research
  • Regulation of Axin by Adenomatous Polyposis Coli

Baker, Ian and Albert, M. - Thayer School of Engineering

  • National Science Foundation
  • Collaborative Research: The NEEM Deep Ice Core

Baron, John - Medicine
Cole, B. - Community & Family Medicine

  • National Cancer Institute
  • Colorectal Chemoprevention with Calcium and Vitamin D

Brenner, Charles - Genetics

  • National Science Foundation
  • New Steps in NAD+ Metabolism

Calsbeek, Ryan - Biological Sciences

  • National Science Foundation
  • Adaptive Mate Choice Driven by Sexual Conflict in the Brown Anole, Anolis Sagrei
  • 3-Year Award

Carr, Charles - Orthopaedics
Koenig, K. - Medicine

  • Orthopaedic Research and Education Foundation
  • Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery Resident Journal Club Program

Dade, William - Earth Sciences
Roisin, B. - Thayer School of Engineering

  • University of Maryland
  • Rotorcraft Brownout: Revolutionary Concepts in Understanding, Control, and Mitigation
  • 5-Month Award

Demars, Leslie - Obstetrics and Gynecology

  • GlaxoSmithKline
  • A Phase III, Double-Blind, Randomized Controlled, Multicenter Study to Evaluate the Efficacy of GlaxoSmithKline Biologicals. HPV-16/18 VLP/AS04 Vaccine
  • 3-Year Award

Denton, Richard - Physics & Astronomy

  • National Aeronautics and Space Administration
  • Investigation of Magnetic Reconnection Geometry and Other Applications Involving Multiple Spacecraft

Dmitrovsky, Ethan - Pharmacology & Toxicology

  • Merck & Company
  • Vorinostat for Lung Cancer
  • 2-Year Award

Frank, Elaine - Pediatrics

  • Harvard University
  • An Online Version of CALM

Friedland, Andrew - Environmental Studies

  • University of New Hampshire
  • Carbon Benefits of Fuel Switching from Oil to Wood Across the Northern Forest
  • 2-Year Award

Gougelet, Robert - Medicine

  • State of Vermont
  • Vermont Public Health Bioterrorism Preparedness Program
  • 6-Month Award

Korc, Murray - Medicine

  • National Cancer Institute
  • Dysregulation of TGF Beta Action in Pancreatic Cancer

Korc, Murray - Medicine

  • Wayne State University
  • A Novel and Targeted Approach to Inhibit Invasion and Angiogenesis

Kotz, David - Computer Science

  • National Science Foundation
  • CT-ISG: Dartmouth Trace Sanitization Framework
  • 2-Year Award

Lusardi, Annamaria - Economics

  • FINRA Investor Education Foundation
  • The Importance of Being Financially Literate: Evidence and Implications for Financial Education Programs
  • 2-Year Award

Millan, Robyn and Hudson, M. - Physics & Astronomy

  • National Aeronautics and Space Administration
  • Balloon Array for Monitoring Relativistic Electron Losses during the RBSP Mission
  • 5-Month Award

Millan, Robyn - Physics & Astronomy

  • National Aeronautics and Space Administration
  • Investigating EMIC Waves as a Precipitation Mechanism for Relativistic Electrons

Nattie, Eugene, Bartlett, D., Daubenspeck, J., Leiter, J., and Li, A. - Physiology
Darnall,R. - Pediatrics

  • Children's Hospital Boston
  • Ventral Medulla and SIDS

Norris, L Frances - Psychiatry

  • University of Maryland
  • Quantitative Index of the Public Health Impacts of Terrorism

Phan, Minh - Thayer School of Engineering

  • Dept. of Defense, Cold Regions Research and Engineering Laboratory
  • Looking For Spatial Anomalies from Acoustic and Seismic Data

Sargent, James - Pediatrics
Berke, E. - Community & Family Medicine
Gerrard, M. - Psychiatry
Gibbons,F. - Psychological and Brain Sciences

  • National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism
  • Media Influences on Early Onset Alcohol Use

Slone, Laurie and Friedman, M. - Psychiatry

  • Dept of Defense, U.S. Army Medical Research and Materiel Com
  • Military, Family and Community Networks Helping with Reintegration
  • 2-Year Award

Sneddon, Christopher - Geography

  • National Science Foundation
  • The Globalization of Dams: The United States, the Third World, and the Geopolitics of Development, 1935-1975
  • 2-Year Award

St. Germain, Donald, Hernandez, A. and deMuinck,E. - Medicine
Galton, V. - Physiology

  • National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Disease
  • Impact of Nutrition and Illness on Thyroid Homeostasis

Stanton, Bruce - Physiology

  • National Center for Research Resources
  • Cellular and Molecular Mechanisms of Lung Disease

Swartz, Harold - Radiology

  • National Institutes of Health
  • BioDose-08 Conference

Taylor, Ronald - Microbiology & Immunology

  • National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases
  • Host-Microbe Interactions

Vlahovska, Petia - Thayer School of Engineering

  • American Chemical Society
  • Effect of Surfactants on Drop Electrohydrodynamics
  • 2-Year Award

Zubkoff, Michael, Eubank, D., and Kazal, L. - Community & Family Medicine
Brooks, W. B. - Medicine

  • Bureau of Health Professions
  • Academic Administrative Units in Primary Care

Award commitment from the sponsoring agency is for a single year unless otherwise indicated

Last Updated: 10/20/09