Third quarter 2018 - GIM funding awards

Monday, December 10, 2018

Congratulations to these General Internal Medicine faculty members who were recipients of research funding from July through September 2018:

Nrupen Bhavsar, PhD, received an award from the National Institutes of Health for a project entitled "Addressing Bias from Missing Data in EHR Based Studies of CVD." Total funding will be $829,386.

L. Ebony Boulware, MD, MPH, received two awards:

  • an award from the National Institutes of Health for a project entitled "CTSA Admin Supplement - Hammond/Nordo sIRB Standards." Total funding will be $1,878,612.
  • an award from the National Institutes of Health for a project entitled "Bruce Burnett IPA." Total funding will be $118,373.

Lori A. Orlando, MD, received two awards:

  • an award from the National Institutes of Health for a project entitled "Building and Deploying a Genomic-Medicine Risk Assessment Model for Diverse Primary Care Populations.." Total funding will be $1,822,200.
  • a sub-award through the Vanderbilt University Medical Center for a project entitled "VGER, The Vanderbilt Genome-Electronic Records Project." Total funding will be $239,952.