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Dartmouth researchers were awarded $12 million during March, including $2.3 million in new and competing awards. Among the recipients of recent new and competing grants, as reported by the Office of Sponsored Projects:

Caldwell, Robert—Physics and Astronomy
Jet Propulsion Laboratory
Testing General Relativity on Cosmological Scales with Weak Gravitational Lensing

Choudhury, Tanzeem—Computer Science
National Science Foundation
CAREER: Enabling Community-Scale Modeling of Human Behavior and its Application to Healthcare

Cornell, Cornelius, L. Mckernan-Medicine
University of Massachusetts
Prevention of Complications of Hemophilia

Fadul, Camilo—Medicine
ICON Clinical Research
A Phase III Randomized Parallel Group Multi Centre Study in Recurrent Glioblastma Patients to Compare the Efficacy of Cediranib Monotherapy of Cediranib with Lomustine to the Efficacy of Lomustine Alone
2-Year Award

Fisher, Elliott—Medicine, J. Skinner—Economics
Brown University
Shaping Long-Term Care in America: Transitions Project
and Shaping Long-Term Care in America: Data Management Core

Fisher, Elliott—Medicine, D. Goodman-Pediatrics
Colorado Foundation for Medical Care
Geographic Variation Data Support
3-Year Award

Flanagan, Mary—Film and Television Studies
National Science Foundation
Collaborative Research: SoD-TEAM: "Values at Play: Integrating Ethical and Political Factors into System Design"

Freidberg, Susanne—Geography
Mellon Foundation
Global Warming and the Future Map of Food

Gawler, Rory, D. Cutter—Outdoor Programs
United States Department of Agriculture, Forest Service
Jacob's Brook Bridge and Moosilauke Alpine Steward
1.4-Year Award

Gormley, Elizabeth—Surgery
National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Disease
UITN Steering Committee Chair

Hartford, Alan—Medicine
American College of Radiology
Radiation Therapy Oncology Group
6-Year Award

Kaufman, Peter—Medicine
Genentech Inc.
A Randomized Double Blind Placebo Controlled Clinical Trial to Evaluate the Efficacy and Safety of Pertuzumab and Trastuzumab + Docetaxel vs. Trastuzumab + Docetaxel in Previously Untreated Her2 Positive Metastatic Breast Cancer
2-Year Award

McGovern, Mark—Psychiatry
Field Applications of the Hazelden Co-occurring Disorders Program Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT) Manual in Routine Community Settings

Nattie, Eugene—Physiology
CJ Foundation for SIDS
CJ SIDS Research Initiative
6-Month Award

Nelson, William—Psychiatry
Veterans Administration
Rural Health Care Ethics Project
1.6-Year Award

Pipas, Marc—Medicine
FibroGen Incorporated
Phase I Study of Safety and Bioactivity with FG-3019 in Combination with Gemcitabine and Erlotinib for Subjects with Locally Advanced or Metastatic Pancreatic Cancer
2-Year Award

Smith, Sean—Computer Science
CA Labs
Identity Management Modeling and Organizational Simulation
2-Year Award

Tanski, Susanne—Pediatrics
American Academy of Pediatrics
Legacy Ex-Campaign

Whitfield, Michael—Genetics
University of New Hampshire
Scleroderma Diagnostics
2-Year Award
Celdara Medical, LLC
Scleroderma Diagnostics
2-Year Award

Zomorodian, Afra—Computer Science
National Science Foundation
CAREER: Persistent Theories for Computational Topology
5-Year Award

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

Last Updated: 5/27/09