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Research Awards

Dartmouth researchers were awarded $8 million during April, including $2.7 million in new and competing awards. Among the recipients of recent new and competing grants, as reported by the Office of Sponsored Projects:

Abdu, W.- Orthopaedics
Orthopaedic Research Foundation
"Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center Department of Orthopaedic Surgery Spine Lectureship"

Cohen, Y.- Psychology
National Institute of Mental Health
"Ethological Categorization and the Prefrontal Cortex"
2-Year Award

Cole, B.- Community and Family Medicine and D. Jewell-Library Booz Allen Hamilton

Cole, C.- Biochemistry and F. Sempere - Biochemistry
Susan G. Komen Breast Cancer Foundation
"Identification, Expression Profiling and Functional Analysis of MicroRNA's in Breast Cancer"

deMuinck, E.- Medicine
Boston Scientific
"Accuracy of Transendocardial Catheter Targeting and Description of Injectate Distribution Patterns in Porcine Model of Acute Myocar
Dial Infarction: The Insights from 3D Echocardiography" and
"Non-GLP Feasibility Study of the Sensor Tip/Sensor Needle Stiletto Injection Catheter"
6-Month Award

Glueck, D.- Chemistry
National Science Foundation
"Synthetic and Mechanistic Studies of Palladium-Catalyzed Asymmetric Phosphination"
3-Year Award

Gorman, P.- Psychiatry
State of Minnesota
"State of Minnesota Consulting Contract Re:  Integrated Dual Diagnosis Treatment"

Hoopes, P. and J. Bergeron - Surgery   ID Wave Systems, Incorporated
"ID Wave Contract"

LaBelle, J.- Physics and Astronomy
National Science Foundation
"Collaborative Research:  Direction-Finding Measurements of LF/MF/HF Auroral Radio Emissions at South Pole"
3-Year Award

Lawrence, M.- Hopkins Center 
New England Foundation for the Arts
"Mabou Mines' Dollhouse" and
"Maria Schneider Orchestra"
and "Jarocho Festival (Los Coholites and Son de Maderal)" and
"Yunnan Revealed:  Indigenous Music and Dance from China's Land of Clouds"

Lee, S.- Medicine  
National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke
"Genetic Analysis of Parkinsonism in an Ohio Amish Family"
4-Year Award

Madden, D.- Biochemistry
Brown University
"CAL/CFTR Binding Inhibitors: Novel Tools for Controlling CFTR Trafficking"

Pauls, S.- Mathematics   
National Science Foundation
"Workshop on Minimal Surfaces, Sub-Elliptic PDE's and Geometric Analysis"

Petitto, L.- Psychology     
National Institute of Child Health and Human Development
"Behavioral & Neuroimaging Studies of Bilingual Reading"
5-Year Award

Pogue, B.- Engineering Sciences
National Cancer Institute
"Fluorescence Imaging to Optimize Cancer Therapy"
5-Year Award

Rigas, J.- Medicine   
Eli Lilly and Company
"International Association for the Study of Lung Cancer (IASLC) Workshop"

Samwick, A.- Economics and M. Dunne-Rockefeller Center
Surdna Foundaton
"Public Impact Initiative"

Wade, W.- Microbiology  
National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases
"Protective Anti-LPS Antibodies: What Are They?"
2-Year Award

Whitfield, M.- Genetics  
Scleroderma Research Foundation
"A Gene Expression Map of Scleroderma"

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

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Last Updated: 12/17/08