Grant Directory

Project Title
Principal Investigator
Institution
Year
Amount
Program
Research Topics

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

Reducing Isocyanate Exposure in the CT Autobody Industry

Meredith Stowe

Yale University

2006

$239,888

Clinical and Community Health Issues

Public Health

Contingency Mgmt Reinforcement for Adolescent Cannabis Abuse

Yifrah Kaminer

University of Connecticut Health Center

2006

$240,000

Clinical and Community Health Issues

Substance Abuse, Behavioral Sciences

End of Life Care Guidelines

Nancy Berlinger

The Hastings Center

2006

$180,000

Practical Benefit Initiatives

Bioethics

DHA-Functional food during pregnancy

Carol Lammi-Keefe

Louisiana State University

2005

$240,000

Clinical and Community Health Issues

Nutrition, Psychiatry

A Strategy to Optimize Vaccine Efficacy in Older Adults

Janet McElhaney

University of Connecticut Health Center

2005

$110,000

Donaghue Investigators

Public Health, Geriatrics

CBT Treatment for Painful Diabetic Neuropathy

Robert Kerns

Yale School of Medicine

2005

$223,795

Clinical and Community Health Issues

Psychiatry, Behavioral Sciences

Neurocognitive changes in primary hyperparatyroidism

Jullie Ann Sosa

Yale School of Medicine

2005

$179,374

Clinical and Community Health Issues

Psychiatry, Geriatrics

Differential Diagnosis of Psychotic Patients

Michal Assaf

Hartford Hospital

2005

$239,179

Clinical and Community Health Issues

Psychiatry

Reducing risk for repeat sexually transmitted infections

Linda Niccolai

Yale School of Medicine

2005

$240,000

Clinical and Community Health Issues

Public Health

Donaghue Nutrition Research Competition

Anne Kenny

University of Connecticut Health Center

2005

$330,000

Practical Benefit Initiatives

Nutrition

The Adjuvant Magnesium Trial (AdMag)

Jeffrey Kluger

Hartford Hospital

2005

$162,175

Clinical and Community Health Issues

Cardiovascular Diseases, Nutrition

Breast 32 Project

Nancy Alderman

Environment and Human Health, Inc.

2005

$20,000

Practical Benefit Initiatives

Pharmacology, Public Health

Prevention of recurrent aphthous stomatitis with vitamins

Rajesh Lalla

University of Connecticut Health Center

2005

$219,353

Clinical and Community Health Issues

Clinical Practice

Maternal Genetics, Cigarette Smoking and Infant Birth Weight

Cheryl Oncken

University of Connecticut Health Center

2005

$595,791

Donaghue Investigators

Cell and Molecular Research, Genetics

Effects of ascorbic acide on blood pressure in Type 2 Di

Geroge Mansoor

University of Connecticut Health Center

2004

$239,649

Clinical and Community Health Issues

Cardiovascular Diseases, Nutrition

Skeletal Muscle Gene Expression in Statin Myalgia

Paul Thompson

Hartford Hospital

2004

$239,996

Clinical and Community Health Issues

Cardiovascular Diseases, Genetics

Atrial fibrillation suppression trial III (AFIST III)

C. Michael White

Hartford Hospital

2004

$100,368

Clinical and Community Health Issues

Cardiovascular Diseases

Dementia Care Consultation for Ethnic Minority Families

Richard Fortinsky

University of Connecticut Health Center

2004

$239,993

Clinical and Community Health Issues

Geriatrics, Health Services

Potential predictor of response to CBT

Gerald Sanacora

Yale School of Medicine

2004

$239,992

Clinical and Community Health Issues

Psychiatry

Bone loss in children with chronic gastro diseases

Francisco Sylvester

Connecticut Children's Medical Center

2004

$595,791

Donaghue Investigators

Pediatrics, Chronic Illness and Disability

Child psychopathology and intervention on later substance

Lisa Dierker

Wesleyan University

2004

$595,791

Donaghue Investigators

Psychiatry, Pediatrics

Epidemiological investigation of HRV

Jeffrey Kahn

Yale School of Medicine

2003

$240,000

Clinical and Community Health Issues

Epidemiology, Pediatrics

Outcomes database of infants in Greater Hartford

Naveed Hussain

University of Connecticut Health Center

2003

$240,000

Clinical and Community Health Issues

Epidemiology, Pediatrics

Urinary incontenence in the elderly

George Kuchel

University of Connecticut Health Center

2003

$235,385

Clinical and Community Health Issues

Geriatrics, Cell and Molecular Research

Bone loss in inflammatory diseases

Samuel Varghese

Saint Francis Hospital and Medical Center

2003

$237,888

Clinical and Community Health Issues

Geriatrics, Cell and Molecular Research

Dietary protein impacts calcium and bone metabolism

Karl Insogna

Yale School of Medicine

2003

$200,000

Clinical and Community Health Issues

Physiology, Nutrition

Nicotinic Antagonist Augmentation of SSRI Antidepressant

Tony George

University of Toronto, Faculty of Medicine

2003

$236,722

Clinical and Community Health Issues

Psychiatry

Mechanisms of MT1-MMP-dependent breast cancer metastasis

Kevin Claffey

University of Connecticut Health Center

2003

$595,791

Donaghue Investigators

Cancer, Cell and Molecular Research

Role of epithelial cells in host defense vs. pathogens

Barbara Kazmierczak

Yale School of Medicine

2003

$595,791

Donaghue Investigators

Cell and Molecular Research

Quality improvement efforts in the care of older adults

Elizabeth Bradley

Yale School of Medicine

2003

$595,791

Donaghue Investigators

Health Services, Geriatrics

Donaghue Initiative in Biomedical and Behavioral Research Ethics

Robert Levine

Yale University

2003

$2,100,000

Practical Benefit Initiatives

Bioethics

D-Serine treatment of negative symptoms in schizophrenia

Deepak Cyril D'Souza

Yale School of Medicine

2002

$180,000

Clinical and Community Health Issues

Psychiatry

Event-related functional MRI of adult ADHD

Leighton Huey

University of Connecticut Health Center

2002

$176,937

Clinical and Community Health Issues

Psychiatry

Screen development to detect the schizophrenic prodrome

Tandy Miller

Yale School of Medicine

2002

$176,039

Clinical and Community Health Issues

Psychiatry

Cox-2 regulation of osteoblast replication and apoptosis

Carol Pilbeam

University of Connecticut Health Center

2002

$595,791

Donaghue Investigators

Cell and Molecular Research, Geriatrics

Enhancing older driver safety and mobility

Richard Marottoli

Yale University School of Medicine

2002

$595,791

Donaghue Investigators

Geriatrics

Neurogenetics of Ion Channel function and dysfunction

Robert Reenan

University of Connecticut Health Center

2002

$595,791

Donaghue Investigators

Neurodegenerative Diseases, Cell and Molecular Research