New funding awards - February 2017

Tuesday, March 7, 2017

Sponsored Research

Christopher Granger of Cardiology has received a sub-award (HHSF22320140030I) through Harvard Pilgrim Health Care, Inc. for a project entitled "IMPACT AFib (Phase 2): FDA-Catalyst and Broader Use of Sentinel Infrastructure." Total funding will be $1,014,831.

Adrian F. Hernandez of Cardiology has received an award from the Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute for a project entitled "Patient-centered Research into Outcomes Stroke patients Prefer and Effectiveness Research." Total funding will be $83,409.

Larry R. Jackson of Cardiology has received an award from the Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute for a project entitled "VIVID."

William E. Kraus of Cardiology has received an award (EP-17-D-000047) from the Environmental Protection Agency for a project entitled "Determine the methylation profile of DNA samples II." Total funding will be $144,000.

Renato D. Lopes of Cardiology has received a sub-award through the Research Triangle Institute International for a project entitled "HeartRescue Brazil (RAPIDO)." Total funding will be $439,976.

Francis Miller of Cardiology has received a sub-award (3R01-AG049784-02S1) through the University of Iowa for a project entitled "Peroxide Mediated Prothrombotic Effects of Aging." Total funding will be $6,406.

Jonathan P. Piccini of Cardiology has received a sub-award (R01HL128595) through Johns Hopkins University for a project entitled "Major Adverse Events and Stroke in Paroxysmal Atrial Fibrillation." Total funding will be $10,810.

Gillian D. Schmidler of Cardiology has received an award from the Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute for a project entitled "Value of Information (VOI) Analysis."

Mark N. Feinglos of Endocrinology, Metabolism, and Nutrition has received an award (3T32-DK007012-38S1) from the National Institutes of Health for a project entitled "Endocrinology and Metabolism Training Program." Total funding will be $4,925.

Mark Herman of Endocrinology, Metabolism, and Nutrition has received a sub-award (16CSA-28590003) through the Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center for a project entitled "Genomic and Genetic Investigation of Sugar-Induced Cardiometabolic Risk." Total funding will be $14,336.

Deborah Muoio of Endocrinology, Metabolism, and Nutrition has received an award through East Carolina University for a project entitled "Organic Cations and Mitochondrial Efficiency." Total funding will be $54,507.

Farr Curlin of General Internal Medicine has received an award from the Foundation for Excellence in Education for a project entitled "Arete Initiative at Duke's Kenan Institute." Total funding will be $407,000.

Matthew L. Maciejewski of General Internal Medicine has received a sub-award (HHSM-500-2016-00097G) through the National Committee for Quality Assurance for a project entitled "Health Equity Innovation Incubator." Total funding will be $149,231.

Susan Hastings of Geriatrics has received a sub-award through Emory University for a project entitled "EQUIPPED (Enhancing Quality of Provider Prescribing for Older Adults in the Emergency Department)." Total funding will be $93,584.

Keith M. Sullivan of Hematological Malignancies and Cellular Therapy has received a sub-award through Emory University for a project entitled "Marrow transplant compared to supportive care in adolescents and young adults with sickle cell disease." Total funding will be $61,107.

Thomas L. Ortel of Hematology has received an award from the Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute for a project entitled "Warfarin versus Direct Oral Anticoagulants for Secondary Prevention of Recurrent Venous Thromboembolism." Total funding will be $14,740,122.

John A. Bartlett of Infectious Diseases has received an award from Wake County Human Services for a project entitled "Ryan White HIV Adult ID Services, Year 8." Total funding will be $113,463.

Greg Gray of Infectious Diseases has received an award from the US Department of State for a project entitled "Detecting Novel Respiratory Viruses that Emerge from the Human-Animal Interface-Egypt." Total funding will be $60,000.

Greg Gray of Infectious Diseases has received an award from the US Department of State for a project entitled "One Health Training Program." Total funding will be $300,001.

Greg Gray of Infectious Diseases has received an award from the US Department of State for a project entitled "Detecting Novel Respiratory Viruses that Emerge from the Human-Animal Interface (Iraq)." Total funding will be $286,000.

Wendy A. Prudhomme - O'Meara of Infectious Diseases has received an award (1R21-AI126024-01A1) from the National Institutes of Health for a project entitled "Spatial Scales of Plasmodium Falciparum Generations; Implications for Elimination." Total funding will be $337,500.

Daniel J. Sexton of Infectious Diseases has received a sub-award (1U54-CK000482-01) through the Washington University School of Medicine for a project entitled "Patterns of Utilization and Effect of Post-Operative Antibiotics in Common Surgeries." Total funding will be $78,443.

Steve Taylor of Infectious Diseases has received an award (1R21-AI125988-01A1) from the National Institutes of Health for a project entitled "Impact of Sickle-Trait on Transcriptional Regulation in P. Falciparum Parasites." Total funding will be $430,835.

L. Gayani Tillekeratne of Infectious Diseases has received an award (1K23-AI125677-01A1) from the National Institutes of Health for a project entitled "Novel Diagnostics to Improve Antimicrobial Stewardship for Acute Respiratory Tract Infections in Resource-Limited Settings." Total funding will be $904,948.

Andrew Armstrong of Medical Oncology has received an award from Johns Hopkins University for a project entitled "A Randomized Phase 2 Study of Sipuleucel-T with or without Radium-223 in Men with Asymptomatic or Minimally Symptomatic Bone-Metastatic Castrate Resistant Prostate Cancer." Total funding will be $189,670.

Thomas M. Coffman of Nephrology has received an award (3T32-DK007731-20S1) from the National Institutes of Health for a project entitled "Duke Training Grant in Nephrology." Total funding will be $1,512.

Mary H. Foster of Nephrology has received an award from the Vasculitis Foundation for a project entitled "Dual humanization to model gene-environment interactions in ANCA vasculitis." Total funding will be $49,946.

Julia Scialla of Nephrology has received an award (1R01-DK111952-01) from the National Institutes of Health for a project entitled "Integrated Mineral Metabolism Treatment Strategies in Patients on Dialysis." Total funding will be $1,728,211.

Myles Wolf of Nephrology has received a sub-award through Northwestern University for a project entitled "Pilot Studies Targeting Mineral Metabolism in CKD." Total funding will be $35,362.

Myles Wolf of Nephrology has received an award (7K24-DK093723-06) from the National Institutes of Health for a project entitled "Mentored Patient-Oriented Research in Mineral Metabolism." Total funding will be $156,508.

Scott M. Palmer of Pulmonary, Allergy, and Critical Care Medicine has received a sub-award (5U01-AI063594-13) through the Mount Sinai School of Medicine for a project entitled "CTOT Ancillary Studies Fund Carry Forward BAL." Total funding will be $195,742.

Craig R. Rackley of Pulmonary, Allergy, and Critical Care Medicine has received an award from the American College of Chest Physicians for a project entitled "Chest Advanced Clinical Training Program-Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis." Total funding will be $44,924.

Industry-sponsored Clinical Trials

Robert W. Harrison of Cardiology has received an award from the Bristol-Myers Squibb Company for a project entitled "Augustus." Total funding will be $64,799.

Richard Krasuski of Cardiology has received an award from Actelion Pharmaceutical US, Inc for a project entitled "OVATION." Total funding will be $103,750.

Martin A. Moseley III of Cardiology has received an award from Integrated Micro-Chromatography Systems, LLC for a project entitled "Proteomics Shared Resource-IMCS SRA." Total funding will be $9,890.

Eric D. Peterson of Cardiology has received an award from the American College of Cardiology Foundation for a project entitled "ACC Navigator Survey." Total funding will be $67,374.

Jennifer B. Green of Endocrinology, Metabolism, and Nutrition has received an award from Boehringer Ingelheim Pharmaceuticals, Inc. for a project entitled "DCRI Evidence to Practice Series: Management of Diabetes for HF Patients." Total funding will be $110,000.

Manal F. Abdelmalek of Gastroenterology has received an award from th Exalenz Bioscience Ltd. for a project entitled "Exalenz - CSPH-EX-0414 Clinical Study of the BreathID® LF System to train the algorithm for the №іC-Methacetin Breath Test (MBT) in assessment of Portal Hypertension in Patients with Compensated Liver Cirrhosis." Total funding will be $42,921.

Deborah A. Fisher of Gastroenterology has received an award from Pentax Medical Company for a project entitled "Patient safety in the area of device-related gastroenterology." Total funding will be $25,479.

Andrew J. Muir of Gastroenterology has received an award from Gilead Sciences, Inc. for a project entitled "Heart/Lung Transplant Study." Total funding will be $1,587,253.

Cristina Gasparetto of Hematological Malignancies and Cellular Therapy has received an award from Sanofi US for a project entitled "Study to evaluate the safety of SAR650984 (isatuximab) in R/R MM pts." Total funding will be $144,404.

David Rizzieri of Hematological Malignancies and Cellular Therapy has received an award from AbbVie Inc. for a project entitled "A Phase 1 Study Evaluating the Safety and Pharmacokinetics of ABBV-075 in Subjects with Advanced Cancer." Total funding will be $351,816.

Kimberly L. Blackwell of Medical Oncology has received an award from F. Hoffmann-La Roche Ltd for a project entitled "A Phase Ib, Open-Label, Two-Arm Study Evaluating The Safety And Pharmacokinetics Of Atezolizumab (ANTI-PD-L1 Antibody) In Combination With Trastuzumab Emtansine Or With Trastuzumab And Pertuzumab In Subjects With HER2 Positive Breast Cancer." Total funding will be $166,849.

Daniel J. George of Medical Oncology has received an award from Omnix Pharma SL for a project entitled "New Approaches to Prostate Cancer Management." Total funding will be $66,713.

Michael A. Morse of Medical Oncology has received an award from the Chugai Pharmaceutical Company, Ltd. for a project entitled "A Phase I dose escalation and cohort expansion study of ERY974." Total funding will be $330,801.

Steven Patierno of Medical Oncology has received an award from AstraZeneca PLC for a project entitled "Duke-AZ Center for Digital Innovation in Supportive Care and Survivorship." Total funding will be $500,000.

Richard F. Riedel of Medical Oncology has received an award from Arog Pharmaceuticals, Inc. for a project entitled "A Randomized, Double-Blind, Placebo-Controlled, Multicenter, Phase III Trial of Crenolanib in Subjects with Advanced or Metastatic Gastrointestinal Stromal Tumors with a D842V Mutation in the PDGFRA Gene." Total funding will be $100,577.

Thomas Stinchcombe of Medical Oncology has received an award from Ariad Pharmaceuticals for a project entitled "Phase 2 Trial of Brigatinib after Treatment with Second-Generation ALK inhibitors in Refractory ALK Rearranged NSCLC." Total funding will be $28,688.

Lori A. Orlando of Other Medicine has received an award from Genome Medical, Inc for a project entitled "Genome Medical Pilot." Total funding will be $3,151.

Kamran Mahmood of Pulmonary, Allergy, and Critical Care Medicine has received an award from the CareFusion Corporation for a project entitled "Current Trends in Pleural Disease Management." Total funding will be $5,000.

Kim M. Huffman of Rheumatology and Immunology has received an award from Flexion Therapeutics Inc. for a project entitled "Flexion Therapeutics, Inc study." Total funding will be $114,653.