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Research Awards

Published January 12, 2004

Dartmouth researchers were awarded $5.8 million during November, including $2.2 million in new and in competing awards. Among the recipients of recent new and competing grants, as reported by the Office of Sponsored Projects:

Bostick, B. - Earth Sciences
Dept. of Defense, Cold Regions Research and Engineering Laboratory
"Chemical and Biological Corrosion of Unexploded Ordnance (UXOs) in Soils"

Bott, D. - Community and Family Medicine
Endowment for Health
"New Hampshire Access to Primary Care Indicator Project"

Brenner, C. - Genetics
Thomas Jefferson University
"NitFhit: Structural and Molecular Pharmacology"

Buckey, J. - Medicine and M. Hegel - Psychiatry
Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
"Designing a Smart Medical System for Psychosocial Support"

Collier, J. - Thayer School
DePuy Inc, A Johnson and Johnson Company
"Depuy 2002"

Darnall, R. - Pediatrics
SIDS Alliance
"The Ventral Medulla, Sleep, and Breathing"

Dolph, P. - Biological Sciences
National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke
"Photoreceptor Cell Degeneration in Drosophila Melanogaster"
4-Year Award

Dragnev, K. - Medicine
Genentech Inc.
"Targretin and Tarceva for Aerodigestive Cancers"

Fesen, R. - Physics and Astronomy
Kansas University
"Development of an Ultra Lightweight Telescope"
and Space Telescope Science Institute
"Probing the Dynamics and Shock Physics of the Cas A Supernova Remnant"
2-Year Award

Greenough, G. - Psychiatry
Creare, Inc.
"Assess Sleepiness/Fatigue"

Holmes, G. - Medicine
National Institutes of Health
"Predictors of Seizure-Induced Memory Impairment"
4-Year Award

Howarth, R. - Environmental Studies
University of Vermont
"Multi-Criteria Decision Aid for Northern Forest Lands: Participatory Tools"
2-Year Award

Jones, J. - Biological Sciences
The Nature Conservancy
"Cerulean Warblers in Venezuelan Shade Coffee"

McAllister, T. - Psychiatry
Novartis Pharmaceuticals Corporation
"A 12-Week, Prospective, Double-Blind, Placebo-Controlled, Multi-Center Study Evaluating the Efficacy and Safety of Exelon 3-6 mg/Day in Patients with Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI) with Persistent Cognitive Deficits"

Pratt, S. - Psychiatry
Janssen Pharmaceutical Inc.
"Development and Evaluation of a Manualized Medication Adherence Module for Older Adults with Severe Mental Illness"

Robbins, D. - Pharmacology and Toxicology
National Cancer Institute
"Reconstitution of a Hedgehog Signaling Complex"
and National Institute of General Medical Sciences
"Characterization of a Soluble form of Sonic Hedgehog"
3-Year Award

Titus-Ernstoff, L. - Community and Family Medicine
Harvard University
"Genes, Hormones, and Environment in an Ovarian Cancer Model"

Wade, W. - Microbiology
Colorado State University
"Lipid Rafts and Signal Transduction by MHC Class II Molecule"
2-Year Award

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

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Last Updated: 12/17/08