Grant Directory

Project Title
Principal Investigator
Institution
Year
Amount
Program
Research Topics

Using Behavioral Economics to Promote Medication Adherence and Habit Formation

Judd Kessler

University of Pennsylvania

2012

$100,000

Funding Partnerships

Behavioral Sciences

Primary Care Workforce Requirements and Supply – Alternative Care Models

David Auerbach

RAND

2012

$53,670

Practical Benefit Initiatives

Obstetrics and Gynecology, Health Policy and Systems

Hospitalomics

Harlan Krumholz

Yale School of Medicine

2011

$880,000

Program for Research Leadership

Cardiovascular Diseases, Obstetrics and Gynecology

Big Food: Health, culture and the evolution of eating

Jeannette Ickovics

Yale University

2011

$15,000

Practical Benefit Initiatives

Public Health, Nutrition

Implementation of a Stepped Care Model for Veterans

Robert Kerns

Yale School of Medicine

2010

$400,000

Program for Research Leadership

Obstetrics and Gynecology, Primary Care

First Contact to Care Research Planning Grant

Evelyn Barnum

Community Health Center Association of Connecticut

2010

$13,000

Practical Benefit Initiatives

Health Policy and Systems

Changing life-styles for better health

William Tamborlane

Yale University School of Medicine

2009

$927,286

Program for Research Leadership

Primary Care, Public Health

Treatment for Comorbid Alcohol use disorders and domestic abusers

Peggilee Wupperman

John Jay College of Criminal Justice

2009

$239,972

Clinical and Community Health Issues

Psychiatry, Behavioral Sciences

The effect of early range of motion on clinical outcomes

Augustus Mazzocca

University of Connecticut Health Center

2008

$239,581

Clinical and Community Health Issues

Clinical Practice

Prefrontal Development in Youths at Risk for Schizophre

Naomi Driesen

Yale University School of Medicine

2008

$239,938

Clinical and Community Health Issues

Pediatrics, Psychiatry

Sickle Cell Pain: A novel approach to assessment and relief

William Zempsky

Connecticut Children's Medical Center

2008

$595,795

Donaghue Investigators

Behavioral Sciences, Health Policy and Systems

Gene-expression algorithms to predict lithium response

Robert Beech

Yale University

2008

$240,000

Clinical and Community Health Issues

Psychiatry, Genetics

Ethics & Economics of Healthcare Disparities

Jennifer Prah Ruger

University of Pennsylvania

2008

$595,795

Donaghue Investigators

Bioethics, Health Services

Restoring Hope and Health to Adults with Serious Mental Illness

Larry Davidson

Yale School of Medicine

2008

$240,000

Clinical and Community Health Issues

Psychiatry, Primary Care

Contribution of Life Trauma to the Neurobiology of Depre

Alexander Neumeister

New York University of Medicine

2008

$224,000

Donaghue Investigators

Psychiatry

Factors Associated with Successful Palliative Care Programs

Diane Meier

Mount Sinai School of Medicine

2008

$210,363

Practical Benefit Initiatives

Geriatrics, Obstetrics and Gynecology

Engaging Leaders in Patient Safety through Simulation

Gregg Meyer

Massachusetts General Hospital

2008

$325,196

Practical Benefit Initiatives

Obstetrics and Gynecology

Safety Through Knowledge Improving Institutional Learning

Kenneth Sands

Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center

2008

$257,550

Practical Benefit Initiatives

Obstetrics and Gynecology

Improving Patient Safety through Leadership & Teamwork

Mary Finnegan

Goodall Hospital

2008

$283,579

Practical Benefit Initiatives

Obstetrics and Gynecology

Empower: Leadership initiative to education and monitor paraprofessionals

Moreen Donahue

Danbury Hospital

2008

$306,498

Practical Benefit Initiatives

Obstetrics and Gynecology

The onset of childhood obesity

Michelle Cloutier

Connecticut Children's Medical Center

2008

$45,000

Practical Benefit Initiatives

Pediatrics

CARE Community Interventions for Health

Jeannette Ickovics

Yale School of Medicine

2008

$1,597,416

Practical Benefit Initiatives

Public Health

Contingency Mgmt and Pharmacotherapy for Smoking Cessation

Sheila Alessi

University of Connecticut Health Center

2008

$238,490

Clinical and Community Health Issues

Behavioral Sciences

Promoting Older Individuals Health Behaviors through Positive Age Beliefs

Becca Levy

Yale School of Medicine

2007

$595,791

Donaghue Investigators

Geriatrics, Behavioral Sciences

Improving the Quality of Care for Atrial Fibriallation by Promoting Patient-Centered Decision Making

Terri Fried

Yale University School of Medicine

2007

$671,000

Practical Benefit Initiatives

Cardiovascular Diseases, Clinical Practice

Evaluating changes to the local food environment

Ann Ferris

University of Connecticut

2007

$239,886

Practical Benefit Initiatives

Nutrition

Bisphenol A & Phthalates

Nancy Alderman

Environment & Human Health, Inc.

2007

$25,000

Practical Benefit Initiatives

Public Health

Survivors of cancer in adolescent and young adults

Nina Kadan-Lottick

Yale University School of Medicine

2007

$240,000

Clinical and Community Health Issues

Cancer, Clinical Practice

Enhancing Independent Bathing in Community-Living Elders

Thomas Gill

Yale University School of Medicine

2007

$239,842

Clinical and Community Health Issues

Geriatrics

RCT for Obesity and Binge Eating in Monolingual Hispanic

Carlos Grilo

Yale School of Medicine

2007

$239,998

Clinical and Community Health Issues

Psychiatry, Clinical Practice

The Roles of Genes and Stress in Medical Intern Depression

Srijan Sen

Yale University

2007

$88,039

Clinical and Community Health Issues

Psychiatry, Genetics

Specialized treatment early in psychosis (STEP)

Vinod Srihari

Yale University School of Medicine

2007

$239,501

Clinical and Community Health Issues

Psychiatry

Novel Imaging Devices for Diagnosis & Treatment of Breast Cancer

Quing Zhu

University of Connecticut

2007

$595,791

Donaghue Investigators

Cancer

Impaired Consciousness in Epilepsy: Mechanisms and Consequences

Hal Blumenfeld

Yale School of Medicine

2007

$595,791

Donaghue Investigators

Chronic Illness and Disability

Effects of Omega-3 Fatty Acids on Bone and Frailty

Anne Kenny

University of Connecticut Health Center

2006

$240,000

Clinical and Community Health Issues

Geriatrics, Nutrition

Cranberry for UTI prevention in nursing home residents

Kalpana Gupta

Boston University School of Medicine

2006

$238,710

Clinical and Community Health Issues

Geriatrics

Novel Biomarkers to Detect Delayed Graft Function

Chirag Parikh

Yale Universtity

2006

$197,144

Clinical and Community Health Issues

Molecular Biology and Biochemistry

Breastfeeding Education & Support Trial for Obese Women

Rafael Perez-Escamilla

Yale University School of Public Health

2006

$239,695

Clinical and Community Health Issues

Nutrition, Obstetrics and Gynecology

Minding the Baby: Home Visiting for Young Parents

Linda Mayes

Yale School of Medicine

2006

$240,000

Clinical and Community Health Issues

Pediatrics, Psychiatry

Neurological bases of stuttering – Motor Learning & Cont

Ludo Max

University of Connecticut

2006

$217,902

Clinical and Community Health Issues

Physiology, Behavioral Sciences