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Research Awards

SEPTEMBER

Dartmouth researchers were awarded $15.9 million during September, including $9.8 million in new awards and competing awards. Among the recipients of recent new awards and competing awards, as reported by the Office of Sponsored Projects:

Baker, I., U. Gibson, A. Rimberg and C. Sullivan, - Engineering Sciences
Dept. of Commerce, National Institute of Standards and Technology
"Dartmouth Nanomagnetics Research Initiative"

Chang, T. - Biochemistry
National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke
"Attenuating Sterol Synthesis in WT and NPC Mice Brains"
2-Year Award

Cole, B. - Community and Family Medicine
International Breast Cancer Study Group
"Statistical Consulting Agreement"

Fesen, R. - Physics and Astronomy
Space Telescope Science Institute
"Imaging the Chemical Distribution in Type Ia SN Ejecta"

Fisher-Vanden, K. - Environmental Studies
Department of Energy
"The Channels of Foreign Influence on the Innovation and Diffusion of Technology in China: Implications for Energy Use and Carbon Emissions"
3-Year Award

Frank, E. - Pediatrics
State of New Hampshire, Highway Safety Agency
"Statewide Child Passenger Safety Program"

Frank, E. - Pediatrics
State of New Hampshire
"Buckle Up New Hampshire"

Gautier, M. - Medicine
Millennium Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
"Pilot Study of Low Dose Melphalan & Bortezomib for Treatment of AML & High Risk Myelodysplastic Syndromes"

Goodman, D. - Pediatrics
Health Resources and Services Administration
"HRSA Development of Travel Time Data"

Green, A. - Psychiatry
National Institute on Drug Abuse
"Cannabis & Schizophrenia: fMRI Reward Circuit Biomarker"
2-Year Award

Green, A., R. Roth and A. Saykin - Psychiatry
Forest Laboratories, Inc.
"A Double-Blind Evaluation of Safety and Efficacy of Memantine"

Guerinot, M. - Biological Sciences
National Science Foundation
"The Ionome"
4-Year Award

Irwin, R. - Biological Sciences
National Science Foundation
"Pollination Webs: Impacts of a Plant Invasion on Native Plant-Pollinator Interactions, Linkage Strength, and Native Plant Reproduction"
3-Year Award

Kaufman, P. - Medicine
Hoffman La Roche
"Phase II Study of KOS-862 Administered IV Weekly for 3 Wks"

Kull, F. - Chemistry and R. Taylor and K. Skorupski - Microbiology
National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases
"Structural Analysis of Bacterial Virulence Regulators"

Lu, W. - Psychiatry
Veteran's Administration
"Literature Review and Coding Contract - VA"

Lynch, D. - Engineering Sciences
National Science Foundation
"CMG Collaborative Research: Structures of Uncertainty in Coupled Physical-Biological Estimation in the Coastal Ocean"
4-Year Award

McLellan, R. - Medicine
National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promo
"Optimizing the Health of Pre-Diabetic Health Care Workers"
3-Year Award

Moore, J. - Genetics
National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute
"Collaborative R01: Genetic Architecture of Plasma t-PA and PAI-1"

Nutting, J. and M. Sparks - Orthopaedics
AmeriCares Foundation
"Dartmouth Medical School and AmeriCares; Joint Partnership Program with Pristina"
2-Year Award

O'Connor, G. - Community and Family Medicine
Cystic Fibrosis Foundation
"Cystic Fibrosis National Program"

Osterberg, U. and E. Garmire - Engineering Sciences
Dept. of Commerce, National Institute of Standards and Technology
"Smart Laser Beams"
3-Year Award

Powell, R. - Surgery
University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey
"Carotid Revascularization Endarteerectomy vs Stenting Trial (CREST)"

Ray, L. - Engineering Sciences
Dept. of Commerce, National Institute of Standards and Technology
"Dartmouth Initiative on Intelligent Control of Distributed Systems"
4-Year Award

Renshaw, C. - Earth Sciences
National Science Foundation
"Collaborative Research: Development and Evaluation of a Natural Hazard Interactive Laboratory"
2-Year Award

Rigas, J. - Medicine
Telik, Incorporated
"A Phase III Randomized Study of TLK286 vs. Gefitnib"

Rimberg, A. - Physics and Astronomy
National Science Foundation
"ITR Collaborative Research: Single Spin Measurement for Quantum Information Processing"
4-Year Award
and
"Real-Time Electron Dynamics in Nanoscale Structures"
18-Month Award

Robinson, J. - Medicine
National Cancer Institute
"Partner Assistance in Learning and Performing Skin Self-Examination"
2-Year Award

Schwartz, L. - Medicine
Veteran's Administration
"Association of Health Care Journalists Meeting"

Simons, M. and J. Pearlman - Medicine
Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
"Endothelial Cell Signaling and Cardiac Angiogenesis"

Smith, S. - Computer Science
University of Illinois
"Marianas Distributed Trust; Applications & Infrastructure"
2-Year Award

Stanton, B., S. Marquis - Physiology and G. Langford - Biological Sciences
National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases
"Regulation of CFTR Trafficking"
5-Year Award

Sullivan, C. - Engineering Sciences
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
"Investigation of Advanced Packaging Techniques for PML Capacitors"

Supattapone, S. - Biochemistry
National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases
"Species Susceptibility Assay for Chronic Wasting Disease"
2-Year Award

Tretter, C. - Medicine
Genentech Inc.
"Double Blind CT to Evaluate the Efficacy & Safety of Tarceva"

Tse, P. - Psychology and C. Gomez - Sociology
National Eye Institute
"Neural Correlates of Visual Form-Motion Processing"
4-Year Award

Weinstein, J. - Orthopaedics
National Inst. of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Disease
"Low Back Pain: A Multicenter Randomized Trial"
5-Year Award

Woloshin, S. - Medicine
Veteran's Administration
"'Drug Facts' Box Interviews"

Wright, D. - Chemistry
Promiliad Biopharma
"Natural Feedstocks for Diversity Oriented Synthesis"

deMuinck, E., J. Pearlman, - Medicine, H. Swartz, J. Dunn - Radiology, R. Grubbs - Chemistry,
B. Pogue - Engineering Sciences, and E. Demidenko - Community and Family Medicine

National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute
"Structure Function of Neovessels Imaged with NGR Peptide"
4-Year Award

OCTOBER

Dartmouth researchers were awarded $6.6 million during October, including $4.1 million in new awards and competing awards. Among the recipients of recent new awards and competing awards, as reported by the Office of Sponsored Projects:

Ahles, T. - Psychiatry
University of Chicago
"Community Clinical Oncology Program"

Baker, K. and S. Powell - Tuck School
Dept. of Commerce, National Institute of Standards and Technology
"Spreadsheet Engineering: A Research Agenda"
3-Year Award

Baron, J. - Community and Family Medicine
University of Texas, M.D. Anderson Cancer Center
"Diet, DNA Methylation and Other Epigenetic Events, and Cancer Prevention"

Bartels, S. - Psychiatry
Endowment for Health Inc
"Evaluation of a Health Promotion Intervention for Persons with Severe Mental Illness"

Chapman, M. - Medicine
3M Corporation
"De-Escalation Study of 852A Administered Topically"

Danko, J. - Tuck School
Small Business Administration
"Development of the Partnership between The Tuck School of Business at Dartmouth
and the Minority Business Development Agency"

Fanciullo, G. - Anesthesiology
Psychological Applications
"Computer Assessment of Pain"
2-Year Award

Fisher, E. - Community and Family Medicine
Veteran's Administration
"Rural Health Initiative"

Gougelet, R. - Medicine
Federal Emergency Management Agency
"NNE MMRS Capability Focus Area Project"
18-Month Award

Green, A. - Psychiatry
Janssen Pharmaceutical Inc.
"Risperidone and Alcohol Drinking in the Syrian Golden Hamster and in the Alcohol-Preferring"
18-Month Award

Gustman, A. - Economics
University of Michigan
"Questionnaire Development Health & Retirement Study"

Henderson, J. - Community and Family Medicine
Office of Justice Programs
"Advanced Distance Learning to Enhance the Gathering, Preservation and Use of DNA Evidence"

Lewis, L. - Medicine
Yamanouchi Pharma America Incorporated
"Open Label 2 Cycle Trial of 168 Hour Infusion of YM155"

Ray, L. - Engineering Sciences
Sound Innovations Incorporated
"Development of an ANR Module for Circumaural Headsets"

Rimberg, A. - Physics and Astronomy
University of Wisconsin
"Solid State Quantum Computing Using Spin Qubits in Silicon Quantum Dots"

Saykin, A. - Psychiatry
Brigham and Women's Hospital
"National Alliance for Medical Imaging Computing"

Stemberger, R. - Biological Sciences
E&S Environmental Chemistry, Incorporated
"Assessment of Extent to Which Intensively-Studied Lakes are Representative of the Adirondack Mountain Region"
2-Year Award

Thomas, V. - Community and Family Medicine
Robert Wood Johnson Foundation
"Improving Treatment for Medicaid Beneficiaries with Co-Occurring Disorders"
28-Month Award

Waddell, R. and C. Von Reyn - Medicine
University of Massachusetts Medical Center
"New England AIDS Education and Training Center"

Zhuang, Z. and E. deMuinck - Medicine
Cardiovascular Radiology Research and Education Foundation
"Percutaneous Interventional Hindlimb Model and Validation of CTA on Quantitation"

deMuinck, E. - Medicine
Cognate Therapeutic, Incorporated
"Cognate Device Testing in Rat Myocardial Infarction Model"

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

November

Dartmouth researchers were awarded $3.6 million during November, including $914,405 in new awards and competing awards. Among the recipients of recent new awards and competing awards, as reported by the Office of Sponsored Projects:

Bailey-Kellogg, C. - Computer Science
National Science Foundation
"Integration of Multimodal Experiments for Protein Structure"
2-Year Award

Baron, J. - Medicine
University of Arizona
"Advanced Colorectal Neoplasia Following Polypectomy"

Batalden, P. - Community and Family Medicine
Robert Wood Johnson Foundation
"Exemplary Learning Site Blueprint Development Project"

Buckey, J. - Medicine
National Space Biomedical Research Institute
"Pharmacotherapeutics of Intranasal Scopolamine"

Cochran, N. - Community and Family Medicine
The Arnold P. Gold Foundation, Incorporated
"Courage to Lead Program"

Dunbar, K. - Education
Montshire Museum of Science
"TEAMS Exhibit Collaborative"

Eisenberg, B. - Surgery
Foxchase Cancer Center
"The Molecular Actions of Imatinib Mesylate in GISTs"

Ernstoff, M. - Medicine
Cell Genesys, Incorporated
"CG1940 and CG8711 vs Docetaxel"

Fesen, R. - Physics and Astronomy
Jet Propulsion Laboratory
"Infrared Study of Supernova Ejecta and Dust"

Frank, E. - Pediatrics
State of New Hampshire, Highway Safety Agency
"Special Needs Transportation Trainings and Resources"
and
Jeffrey Gutin Fund for Young Adults of the Suicide Prevention
"Training in Reducing Access to Lethal Means"

Gorman, P. - Psychiatry
State of Connecticut
"Individualized Placement Services Training"
and
State of Vermont
"VT Mental Health Employment Programs for Youth and Adults"

Holmes, G. - Medicine
University of California Irvine
"MRI Predicts Epileptogenesis and Cognitive Deficits in Febrile Seizure Model"
and
GlaxoSmithKline
"CME Epilepsy in Tuberous Sclerosis Complex"

Lynd, L. - Engineering Sciences
Iowa State University
"Biocomplexity in the Bioeconomy: The Natural and Industrial Ecology of Biobased Products"
4-Year Award

Proehl, J. and A. Bilgili - Engineering Sciences
University of New Hampshire
"Interdisciplinary Transfer of a Lagranigian Circulation Model"
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