Current FY Submissions

The following are a list of recent fiscal year grant submissions the Center for Women's Health Research. Learn more about our services and obtain assistance with your own submission.

FY2016

July 1, 2016 through June 30, 2017

Pulmonary Complications in a Birth Cohort after a Randomized Trial of Exposure to Antenatal Corticosteroids: the ALPS Follow-Up Study

John Thorp, Jr, MD; Division of Women's Primary Healthcare
R01 Subcontract to George Washington University
Sponsor: National Institutes of Health (NIH)
Submitted: July 11, 2016

 

Topical Therapies for Cervical Intraepithelial Neoplasia (CIN) 2-3

Lisa Rahangdale, MD, MPH; Division of Women's Primary Healthcare
R21 Submission
Sponsor: NIH
Submitted: July 13, 2016

 

Topical Therapies for treatment of CIN 2-3

Lisa Rahangdale, MD, MPH; Division of Women's Primary Healthcare
Subcontract to University of Arizona
Sponsor: National Institutes of Health (NIH)
Submitted: September 6, 2016

 

Understanding and Influencing Pregnancy Spacing and Postpartum Contraceptive Use: The Development and Testing of a Web-Based and Text Messaging Intervention

John Thorp, Jr., MD; Division of Women's Primary Healthcare
Subcontract to Research Triangle Institute (RTI International)
Sponsor: DHHS Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA)
Submitted: September 9, 2016

 

BCL6 and SIRT1 as a Primary Cause of Progesterone Resistance and Endometrial Receptivity Defects in Women

Steve Young, MD, PhD; Division of Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility
New Submission
Sponsor: European Society of Human Reproduction and Embryology (ESHRE)
Submitted: September 9, 2016

 

Prenatal Preparation: Actions and Results

Neeta Vora, MD; Division of Maternal-Fetal Medicine
R01 Subcontract to the University of California, San Francisco
Sponsor: National Institutes of Health (NIH)
Submitted: September 15, 2016

 

Safe Prevention of the Primary Cesarean: High- vs Low-dose Oxytocin Regimens for Labor Stimulation

Alison Stuebe, MD, PhD; Division of Maternal-Fetal Medicine
R01 Subcontract to University of Alabama at Birmingham
Sponsor: National Institutes of Health (NIH)
Submitted: September 20, 2016

 

Non-destructive isolation of trophoblast subtypes

Kim Boggess, MD; Division of Maternal-Fetal Medicine
R21 Subcontract to NC State University
Sponsor: National Institutes of Health (NIH)
Submitted: September 30, 2016

 

MOMPOD Plus

Kim Boggess, MD; Division of Maternal-Fetal Medicine
Collaborative Co-Support Award
Sponsor: American Diabetes Association (ADA)
Submitted: September 30, 2016

 

Pharmacogenomics of Preterm Birth

Tracey Manuck, MD; Division of Maternal-Fetal Medicine
R01 Submission
Sponsor: National Institutes of Health (NIH)
Submitted: October 5, 2016

 

Future care planning for families affected by parental advanced cancer

Eliza Park, MD; Department of Psychiatry
K07 Submission
Sponsor: National Institutes of Health (NIH)
Submitted: October 12, 2016

 

Phase II Study of Nicotinamide Supplementation in Severe Preeclampsia

Kim Boggess, MD; Division of Maternal-Fetal Medicine
R03 Submission
Sponsor: National Institutes of Health (NIH)
Submitted: October 16, 2016

 

Social adversities, epigenetics, and the obesity epidemic

John Thorp, Jr., MD; Division of Women's Primary Healthcare
R01 Subcontract to North Carolina State University
Sponsor: National Institutes of Health (NIH)
Submitted: November 3, 2016

 

A comprehensive intervention to treat emerging drug-using populations in India

Hendree Jones, PhD; Director of UNC Horizons
R01 Re-submission
Sponsor: National Institutes of Health (NIH)
Submitted: November 5, 2016

 

A randomized controlled trial comparing buprenorphine+naloxone to buprenorphine in pregnant women with opioid use disorder Submitted

Hendree Jones, PhD; Director of UNC Horizons
R01 Submission
Sponsor: National Institutes of Health (NIH)
Submitted: November 5, 2016

 

Psychosocial stressors, epigenetics, and Preterm Birth

Tracy Manuck, MD; Division of Maternal-Fetal Medicine
R01 Submission
Sponsor: National Institutes of Health (NIH)
Submitted: November 15, 2016

 

Inter-relationship between microbiota diversity, obesity and race in Endometrial Cancer

Victoria Bae-Jump, MD, PhD; Division of Gynecologic Oncology
R21 Submission
Sponsor: National Institutes of Health (NIH)
Submitted: November 17, 2016

 

Safe Prevention of the Primary Cesarean: High- vs Low-dose Oxytocin Regimens for Labor Stimulation

Alison Stuebe, MD, PhD; Division of Maternal-Fetal Medicine
Subcontract to the University of Alabama at Birmingham
Sponsor: Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI)
Submitted: December 6, 2016

 

An expert curation panel to establish clinical relevance of genomic variants associated with severe and lethal fetal phenotypes

Neeta Vora, MD; Division of Maternal-Fetal Medicine
U24 Subcontract to Baylor College
Sponsor: NIH
Submitted: December 21, 2016

 

SBIR: Podocyte Capture

John Thorp, Jr., MD; Division of Women's Primary Healthcare
R43/R44 Submission
Sponsor: NIH
Submitted: December 22, 2016

 

A Randomized Controlled Trial of Pravastatin for the Prevention of Preeclampsia in High Risk Women

John Thorp, Jr., MD; Division of Women's Primary Healthcare
U24 Subcontract to George Washington University
Sponsor: Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI)
Submitted: Jan 13, 2017

 

A Decision Aid to Improve Pregnant Couples' Decision Making about Expanded Carrier Screening

Neeta Vora, MD; Division of Maternal-Fetal Medicine
R01 Submission
Sponsor: NIH
Submitted: Jan 17, 2017

 

Obesity-driven Metabolic and Molecular Biomarkers of Metformin Response in Endometrial Cancer

Victoria Bae-Jump, MD, PhD; Division of Gynecologic Oncology
R01 Submission
Sponsor: NIH
Submitted: Jan 26, 2017

 

A New Era of Genomics for Fetal Diagnosis

Neeta Vora, MD; Division of Maternal-Fetal Medicine
CRTG Travel Grant
Sponsor: Burroughs Wellcome Fund
Submitted: Jan 26, 2017

 

Mood, mother, and child: The psychobiology of dyadic resilience

Alison Stuebe, MD, PhD; Division of Maternal-Fetal Medicine
R01 Submission
Sponsor: NIH
Submitted: Jan 27, 2017

 

Administrative Supplement: Medical Optimization and Management of Pregnancies with Overt Type 2 Diabetes (MOMPOD)

Kim Boggess, MD; Division of Maternal-Fetal Medicine
Administrative Supplement
Sponsor: NIH/ORWH
Submitted: Feb 08, 2017

 

Euglycemia after antenatal late preterm steroids, the E-ALPS study

Ashley Battarbee, MD; Division of Maternal-Fetal Medicine
R21 Submission
Sponsor: NIH
Submitted: Feb 16, 2017

 

 


FY2016

July 1, 2015 through June 30, 2016

Optimizing eHealth Implementation for EID

Benjamin Chi, MD; Division of Global Women's Health
R01 Submission
Sponsor: National Institutes of Health (NIH)
Submitted: September 7, 2015

 

A randomized trial of the levonorgestrel implant versus depot medroxyprogesterone acetate injectable among HIV-infected women receiving efavirenz

Jennifer Tang, MD; Division of Global Women's Health
R01 Submission
Sponsor: National Institutes of Health (NIH)
Submitted: September 7, 2015

 

Enriching Communication Skills for Health Professionals in Oncofertility (ECHO)

Jennifer E. Mersereau, MD; Division of Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility
R25 Subcontract Submission
Sponsor: (NIH) Moffitt Cancer Center
Submitted: September 8, 2015

 

Pathophysiology of Endometriosis

Steve Young, MD, PhD; Division of Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility
P01 Subcontract Submission
Sponsor: (NIH) Michigan State University
Submitted: September 8, 2015

 

Treating Children for Addiction in Bangladesh

Hendree Jones, PhD; Director of UNC Horizons
R01 Submission
Sponsor: National Institutes of Health (NIH)
Submitted: October 5, 2015

 

Pelvic Floor Disorders Network Data Coordinating Center

Jennifer Wu, MD, MPH; Division of Urogynecology and Reconstructive Pelvic Surgery
RTI Subcontract Submission
Sponsor: National Institutes of Health (NIH)
Submitted: October 12, 2015

 

A New Era of Genomics for Fetal Diagnosis

Neeta Vora, MD; Division of Maternal-Fetal Medicine
K23 Submission
Sponsor: National Institutes of Health (NIH)
Submitted: October 13, 2015

 

Pulmonary Complications in a Birth Cohort after a Randomized Trial of Exposure to Antenatal Corticosteroids: the ALPS Follow-Up Study

John Thorp, Jr., MD; Division of Women's Primary Healthcare
ALPS Subcontract Resubmission
Sponsor: George Washington University (NIH)
Submitted: October 26, 2015

 

Medical optimization & management of pregnancies with overt type 2 diabetes (MOMPOD)

Kim Boggess, MD; Division of Maternal-Fetal Medicine
R01 ReSubmission
Sponsor: National Institutes of Health (NIH)
Submitted: October 29, 2015

 

Endometriosis, Inflammation and Progesterone Resistance

Steve Young, MD, PhD; Division of Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility
P01 Subcontract to Michigan State University
Sponsor: National Institute of Child Health and Human Development (NICHD)
Submitted: November 3, 2015

 

Care4Moms

Alison Stuebe, MD, PhD; Division of Maternal-Fetal Medicine
R40
Sponsor: Health Resources and Services Administration
Submitted: November 13, 2015

 

South-East Africa Regional Center for Research Excellence in Non-Communicable Disease (SEA-RCRE)

Groesbeck Parham, MD; UNC Global Women’s Health
Subcontract with RTI
Sponsor: Research Triangle Institute (RTI International)
Submitted: November 20, 2015

 

Collaborative Research in Genomics of Pelvic Organ Prolapse

Jennifer Wu, MD, MPH; Division of Urogynecology and Reconstructive Pelvic Surgery
R01 Submission
Sponsor: National Institutes of Health (NIH)
Submitted: December 10, 2015

 

Placental epigenomic shifts link maternal gestational weight gain to obesity in children

John Thorp, Jr., MD; Division of Women's Primary Healthcare
R01 Subcontract
Sponsor: North Carolina State University (NCSU)
Submitted: December 18, 2015

 

A randomized, placebo-controlled trial of HPV vaccination to reduce cervical high-grade squamous intraepithelial lesions among HIV-infected women participating in an HPV test-and-treat program (COVENANT)

Carla Chibwesha, MD, MSc; Division of Global Women's Health
R02 Subcontract
Sponsor: University of California, Los Angeles(UCLA)
Submitted: December 22, 2015

 

Evaluating provider education resources to promote patient informed decision-making in prenatal genomic screening.

Neeta Vora, MD; Division of Maternal-Fetal Medicine
R01 Subcontract
Sponsor: Duke University
Submitted: January 15, 2016

 

Implementation of TOLAC decision aid

Alison Stuebe, MD, PhD; Division of Maternal-Fetal Medicine
R01 Subcontract
Sponsor: Yale University
Submitted: January 16, 2016

 

Non-Destructive Isolation of Trophoblast Subtypes

Kim Boggess, MD; Division of Maternal-Fetal Medicine
R01 Subcontract
Sponsor: North Carolina State University (NCSU)
Submitted: January 29, 2016

 

Rapid point of care testing for routine cervical cancer screening

Carla Chibwesha, MD, MSc; Division of Global Women's Health
UG3/UH3 Submission
Sponsor: National Institutes of Health (NIH)
Submitted: February 2, 2016

 

Malawi HIV Surveillance Capacity Initiative

Jeff Stringer, MD; UNC Global Women's Health
CDC Contract
Sponsor: Centers for Disease Control (CDC)
Submitted: February 3, 2016

 

A comprehensive intervention to treat emerging drug using populations in India

Hendree Jones, PhD; Director of UNC Horizons
R01 Subcontact to NCSU
Sponsor: National Institutes of Health (NIH)
Submitted: February 5, 2016

 

Safe Prevention of the Primary Cesarean: High- vs Low-dose Oxytocin Regimens for Labor Stimulation

Alison Stuebe, MD; Division of Maternal-Fetal Medicine
R01 Resubmission
Sponsor: National Institutes of Health (NIH)
Submitted: February 19, 2016

 

Clinical Pregnancy Outcomes in Adolescent and Young Adult Female Cancer Survivors

Hazel Nichols, PhD; Epidemiology
R01 Resubmission
Sponsor: National Institutes of Health (NIH)
Submitted: March 4, 2016

 

Non-destructive isolation of trophoblast subtypes

Kim Boggess, MD; Division of Maternal-Fetal Medicine
R21 Sub to NCSU
Sponsor: National Institutes of Health (NIH)
Submitted: March 8, 2016

 

Identifying environmental, genetic and epigenetic markers and their interactions as risk factors for adverse pregnancy and child health outcomes using data from YALECHO, NORECHO and TTCECHO

Anne Steiner, MD, MPH; Division of Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility
UG3/UH3 Subcontract Submission
Sponsor: (NIH) Yale University
Submitted: March 30, 2016

 

Perinatal Exposures and Child Neurodevelopment: Pediatric Follow-up of MFMU Network Pregnancy Trials(MFMU ECHO)

John Thorp Jr., MD; Division of Women's Primary Healthcare
MFMU Subcontract
Sponsor: NIH NICHD (George Washington University)
Submitted: April 4, 2016

 

Fetal exposure to perfuorinated chemicals, epigenetics and child obesity/ asthma (MFMU ECHO)

John Thorp Jr., MD; Division of Women's Primary Healthcare
MFMU Subcontract
Sponsor: NIH NICHD (North Carolina State University)
Submitted: April 4, 2016

 

Understanding maternal-fetal Zika virus infection in Nicaragua

Elizabeth Stringer, MD; Division of Maternal-Fetal Medicine
R21 Submission
Sponsor: NIH
Submitted: April 20, 2016

 

Endometrial Lipoxin A4 and the Pathophysiology of Endometriosis

Steve Young, MD, PhD; Division of Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility
P01 Subcontract Submission
Sponsor: (NIH) Michigan State University
Submitted: May 2, 2016

 

A Pilot Study of Vaginal Progesterone to Reduce Preterm Birth among Women Receiving Antiretroviral Therapy in Pregnancy

Jeff Stringer, MD; UNC Global Women's Health
R21 Submission
Sponsor: NIH
Submitted: May 6, 2016

 

A prospective cohort study of HIV-infected women on Efavirenz initiating Implants or the Depot Medroxyprogesterone Injectable

Jennifer Tang, MD; UNC Global Women's Health
R01 Resubmission
Sponsor: NIH
Submitted: May 6, 2016

 

A Randomized Trial of 17-Hydroxyprogesterone Caproate (17P) to Reduce Preterm Birth Among Women Receiving Antiretroviral Therapy in Pregnancy

Jeff Stringer, MD; UNC Global Women's Health
R01 Resubmission
Sponsor: NIH
Submitted: May 6, 2016

 

Inflammation, Immune Activation, and Preterm Birth among HIV-infected Women on ART in Zambia

Nurain Fuseini, MD; UNC Global Women's Health
R03
Sponsor: NIH
Submitted: May 6, 2016

 

Design and Validation of a Novel Task Trainer and Targeting Curriculum for Ultrasound Guided Invasive Procedures

William Goodnight, MD; Division of Maternal-Fetal Medicine
R18 Subcontract Submission
Sponsor: (NIH) Wake Forest University
Submitted: May 10. 2016

 

Embryo-Uterine Cross-Talk during Implantation and Establishment of Pregnancy

Steve Young, MD, PhD; Division of Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility
P01 Subcontract Submission
Sponsor: (NIH) University of Illinois
Submitted: May 18, 2016

 

Training in Epidemiology and Clinical Trials (TECT)

Kim Boggess, MD; Division of Maternal-Fetal Medicine
T32 Submission
Sponsor: NIH
Submitted: May 25, 2016

 

High-Risk Human Papilloma Virus and Preeclampsia: A Nested Case-Control Study

Lisa Rahangdale, MD, MPH; Division of Women's Primary Healthcare
R01 Subcontract Submission
Sponsor: NIH
Submitted: May 23, 2016

 

Exploring Healing from Trauma through Psychospiritual Narratives

John Thorp Jr., MD; Division of Women's Primary Healthcare
R25 Subcontract Submission
Sponsor: John Templeton Foundation
Submitted: May 31, 2016

 

Understanding the role of mood and stress in the development of infertifilty

Anne Steiner, MD, MPH; Division of Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility
R01 Submission
Sponsor: NIH
Submitted: June 3, 2016

 

Cooperative Multicenter Reproductive Medicine Network UNC Clinical Site

Steve Young, MD, PhD; Division of Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility
U10 Subcontract to Yale University
Sponsor: NIH
Submitted: June 10, 2016

 

The Genetics and Epidemiology of Placental Abruption

Tracy Manuck, MD; Division of Maternal-Fetal Medicine
R01 Subcontract to Columbia University
Sponsor: NIH
Submitted: June 20, 2016

 

A comprehensive intervention to treat opioid-using children in Bangladesh

Hendree Jones, PhD; UNC Horizons
R01 Resubmission
Sponsor: NIH
Submitted: June 24, 2016

 

A New Era of Genomics for Fetal Diagnosis

Neta Vora, MD; Division of Maternal-Fetal Medicine
K23 Resubmission
Sponsor: NIH
Submitted: June 24, 2016