Grant Directory

Project Title
Principal Investigator
Institution
Year
Amount
Program
Research Topics

Structural Studies of Sickle Cell Hemoglobin Fibers

Ishita Mukerji

Wesleyan University

2001

$595,791

Donaghue Investigators

Cell and Molecular Research, Chronic Illness and Disability

Blood Pressure Measurement During Pregnancy

William White

University of Connecticut Health Center

2001

$179,944

Clinical and Community Health Issues

Cardiovascular Diseases, Obstetrics and Gynecology

Intracellular Transport/Regulation Of Molecular M-C Interacts.

Stephen King

University of Connecticut Health Center

2001

$595,791

Donaghue Investigators

Cell and Molecular Research

Exercise and Protein Supplementation in Heart Transplants

Charles Cortes

Hartford Hospital

2001

$180,000

Clinical and Community Health Issues

Cardiovascular Diseases, Nutrition

Brief Interventions for Problem Gamblers

Nancy Petry

University of Connecticut Health Center

2001

$595,791

Donaghue Investigators

Psychiatry, Behavioral Sciences

Erythema Migrans-Window to Lyme Disease

Juan Salazar

Connecticut Children's Medical Center

2001

$180,000

Clinical and Community Health Issues

Cell and Molecular Research

Ethical Issues in the Management of Financial Conflicts of Interest in Bio-research

Thomas Murray

The Hastings Center

2001

$493,769

Practical Benefit Initiatives

Bioethics

Quality Care for Assisted Living Persons with Dementia

Sandra Bellantonio

Baystate Geriatric Medicine

2000

$180,000

Clinical and Community Health Issues

Geriatrics, Neurodegenerative Diseases

The effect on aging on human bone/implant interactions

Gloria Gronowicz

University of Connecticut Health Center

2000

$178,165

Clinical and Community Health Issues

Geriatrics

Intervening events and functional decline in older persons

Thomas Gill

Yale University School of Medicine

2000

$180,000

Clinical and Community Health Issues

Geriatrics

Crohn’s disease and osteopenia

Francisco Sylvester

Connecticut Children's Medical Center

2000

$178,486

Clinical and Community Health Issues

Pediatrics, Chronic Illness and Disability

Effects of a mentoring program on maternal/ and health

Victoria Seitz

Yale School of Medicine

2000

$177,177

Clinical and Community Health Issues

Pediatrics

Screening hispanic mothers for postpartum depression

Cheryl Beck

University of Connecticut

2000

$179,955

Clinical and Community Health Issues

Psychiatry, Obstetrics and Gynecology

ketoconazole antagonism of cocaine-induced euphoria

Robert Malison

Yale School of Medicine

2000

$180,000

Clinical and Community Health Issues

Psychiatry, Substance Abuse

Epstein-Barr virus in bone marrow transplant patients

Eric Pamer

Yale School of Medicine

2000

$110,000

Donaghue Investigators

Cancer

The role of GABA in postpartum depression

Cynthia Neill Epperson

Yale School of Medicine

2000

$180,000

Clinical and Community Health Issues

Psychiatry

Molecular genetics of aging

Stephen Helfand

Brown University

2000

$595,791

Donaghue Investigators

Genetics, Geriatrics

Cortical GABA concentrations in depression

Gerald Sanacora

Yale School of Medicine

2000

$179,423

Clinical and Community Health Issues

Psychiatry

DNA polymerase beta and meiosis

Joann Sweasy

Yale School of Medicine

2000

$595,791

Donaghue Investigators

Genetics, Cancer

Markers of biological risk in schizophrenia

Jonathan Covault

University of Connecticut Health Center

2000

$178,562

Clinical and Community Health Issues

Psychiatry

Prevention of brain injury in premature infants

Scott Rivkees

Yale University School of Medicine

2000

$595,791

Donaghue Investigators

Pediatrics, Cell and Molecular Research

Promoting Patient Safety: Ethical Basis for Policy Debate

Virgina Ashby Sharpe

The Hastings Center

2000

$205,300

Practical Benefit Initiatives

Bioethics

Transcranial magnetic stimulation in refractory depressi

Robert Berman

Yale School of Medicine

2000

$179,878

Clinical and Community Health Issues

Psychiatry

Treatment of binge eating and obesity

Carlos Grilo

Yale School of Medicine

2000

$595,791

Donaghue Investigators

Psychiatry, Behavioral Sciences

Influence of Cognitive Activity on Coordination and Dynamics

Geraldine Pellacchia

University of Hartford

2000

$99,520

Practical Benefit Initiatives

Chronic Illness and Disability

Effect of estrogen therapy on men with prostate cancer

Pamela Taxel

University of Connecticut Health Center

2000

$180,000

Clinical and Community Health Issues

Cancer, Geriatrics

Efficacy of lyme vaccine in 28

Marietta Vazquez

Yale School of Medicine

2000

$180,000

Clinical and Community Health Issues

Public Health

The Study of Health Care Relationships

Sally Cohen

Yale University School of Nursing

2000

$2,860,000

Practical Benefit Initiatives

Focused Program of Research, Clinical Practice

Mammographic Patterns in AfricanAmerican and White women

Beth Anne Jones

Yale School of Medicine

2000

$180,000

Clinical and Community Health Issues

Cancer, Epidemiology

Connecticut Collaborative Fall Prevention Project

Mary Tinetti

Yale University

2000

$3,200,000

Practical Benefit Initiatives

Geriatrics, Public Health

Novel HPV probes to improve cervical cancer screening

Janet Brandsma

Yale School of Medicine

2000

$179,200

Clinical and Community Health Issues

Cancer

Screening, Outreach and Safety for Abused Prenatal Patients

Mary Duncan

University of Connecticut Health Center

2000

$794,773

Practical Benefit Initiatives

Obstetrics and Gynecology, Primary Care

Improved stroke outcome quantitative functional MRI

Song Lai

University of Connecticut Health Center

2000

$179,989

Clinical and Community Health Issues

Cardiovascular Diseases

Early Life Stress and Cocaine Abuse in Male/Female rats

Therese Kosten

VAMC

2000

$585,000

Practical Benefit Initiatives

Substance Abuse, Psychiatry

Association of osteonectin mutations with osteoporosis

Anne Delany

Saint Francis Hospital and Medical Center

2000

$180,185

Clinical and Community Health Issues

Geriatrics, Genetics

Does E Genotype determine the lipid response to exercise

Paul Thompson

Hartford Hospital

1999

$180,000

Clinical and Community Health Issues

Cardiovascular Diseases, Genetics

Adhesion based mechanisms for prediction of cancer

David Rimm

Yale School of Medicine

1999

$550,000

Donaghue Investigators

Cancer, Cell and Molecular Research

Minority Elders & Long Term Care: Use & Access

Elizabeth Bradley

Yale School of Medicine

1999

$158,021

Clinical and Community Health Issues

Geriatrics, Obstetrics and Gynecology

Development of muscle fiber type

Stephen Devoto

Wesleyan University

1999

$542,348

Donaghue Investigators

Cell and Molecular Research

Preventing Drug Interactions in Older Adults

Patricia Neafsey

University of Connecticut

1999

$179,849

Clinical and Community Health Issues

Geriatrics, Behavioral Sciences