Research Grants and Contracts to Department Faculty

 

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Active

 

No Number (12/20/13 – 12/20/16)
Movember/LiveStrong Foundations
ASAP USA
Role: Co-Investigator
 
Research Contract (08/01/13 – 03/31/15)
AHRQ                                                                                                                  
Systematic Review for Treatment of Major Depressive Disorder
Role: Co-Investigator, Complementary and Alternative Medicine content expert
 
6-D33-HP25771-01-01 (07/01/13 – 06/30/18)      
Bureau of Health Professions, Health Resources and Services Administration
Preventive Medicine Residency Training Grant
Role: Co-Investigator
 
 

Recent


1 IM0HP25106-01-00 (09/30/12 – 09/29/14)
HRSA Integrative Medicine Program
Role: Co-Principal Investigator, program design and implementation, resident mentor, study implementation, program evaluation
Amount: $ 150,000
 
Curcumin Pharmacokinetics and Tissue Concentrations (07/01/10 – 04/30/13)
UNC School of Medicine/CTSA (KL2 RR025746)
Role: Awardee
 
Curcumin Biomarkers (07/01/10 – 07/30/11)   
UNC/SPORE in Gastrointestinal Disease (NCI: P50 CA106991)   
Developmental Pilot Award 
Role: Awardee
Amount: $50,000
 
Nitric Oxide-Mediated Vasodilatory Response to Hawthorn Standardized Extract (HSE) (12/01/09 – 02/28/11)
TraCS Pilot Grants Program: 10KR40916  
Role: Principal Investigator
Amount: $10,000
 
UNC Research Fellowship in Complementary and Alternative Medicine (01/01/08 – 06/30/10)
NIH/NCCAM: T32 AT003378
Role: Research Fellow 
Amount: $1,812,451
 
Quality of Reporting for Clinical Trials of Auriculotherapy (06/01/09 – 05/30/10)   
UNC Department of Family Medicine – Small Grants Program
Role: Principal Investigator
Amount: $2,500

B     E     C     K     E     R     -     D     R     E     P     S

 

Active

 

Simple interventions to Improve Rotavirus Vaccine Effectiveness (SIRVE) (08/01/14 - 07/31/15)
NIAID
Role: Principal Investigator
Amount: $478,238

University Research Council (12/01/13 - 11/30/15)
Small Grant Program (Internal)          
Role: Principal Investigator
Amount: $5,000

University Research Council, Small Grant Program (Internal) (12/01/13 - 11/30/15)
Role: Primary Investigator
Amount: $5,000

Patterns of use, comparative effectiveness, and safety of rotavirus vaccines (12/01/13 - 08/31/15)
NIH-NINR : 1 R21 NR013969-01 
Role: Co-Investigator
Amount: $418,000

UNC Global (11/13/13 - 11/13/14)
Global Partnership Funds
Role: Awardee
Amount: $1500

Humanized gnotobiotic pig model for gut dysbiosis and enteric immunity (05/01/13-11/30/14)
Gates Foundation Round 12 Grand Challenges, Phase I
Role: Primary Investigator
Amount: $100,000

 

Recent

 

S. pneumoniae in Older Adults in Retirement communities (SOAR) (10/01/13 - 09/30/14)
Pfizer ASPIRE program
Role: Principal Investigator
Amount: $100,000

Changes in Pneumonia Incidence in Children and Older Adults Following PCV-13 Introduction in Nicaragua (01/03/12 - 04/30/14)
Pfizer: WS2094050
Role: Principal Investigator
Amount: $144,404

Preliminary Effectiveness Analysis of Universal Rotavirus Immunization, Nicaragua (09/21/09 - 08/31/13)
NIH Fogarty International Center International Research Scientist Development Award: 4K01TW008401-03
Role: Principal Investigator
Amount: $507,193

Incidence of Diarrhea Due to Rotavirus and Other Etiologies at the Community Level in Nicaragua Following Universal Infant Rotateq Immunization (07/01/09 - 12/31/11)
Merck &Co, Inc.
Role: Principal Investigator
Amount: $68,506

Effectiveness of Rotavirus Immunization at the Community Level in Nicaragua (09/21/09 - 08/31/11)
Thrasher Research Fund : Early Career Award
Role: Principal Investigator
Amount: $26,750

Initiative to Identify and Eliminate Racial and Ethnic Disparities within UNC Healthcare (07/01/07 - 6/30/11)
UNC Healthcare
ERACE Disparities Initiative   
Role: Co-investigator
Amount: $630,000

Binational Health Insurance: Feasibility of Binational Health Insurance and a New Concept for Health Care Coverage among Mexican Immigrants in North Carolina (07/07- 09)
Ford Foundation
Role: Subcontractor 
Subcontract Amount: $25,000

Effect of Introduction of Universal Infant Rotavirus Vaccination on the Incidence of Diarrhea and the Frequency of Rotavirus Diarrhea in Nicaragua (01/01/08 - 04/30/09)
Gorgas Memorial Institute  : Gorgas Research Award 
Role: Principal Investigator
Amount: $25,000

  

D     A     A     L     E     M     A     N

 

Active

 

Providing Home-Based Primary Care to Vulnerable Adults (01/01/14 -12/31/16) 
The Duke Endowment
Role: Program Director
Amount: $395,126

 

Recent

 

Peers for Progress Program Development (09/01/08 - 09/30/14) 
American Academy of Family Physicians
Role: Faculty Advisor
Amount: $768,422

A Feasibility Study to Improve Older Patient-Physician Communication (R21) (08/01/09 - 07/31/12)
National Institute on Aging
Role: Principal Investigator
Amount: $406,375

Enhancing the Vulnerable Population Care Service ( 01/01/11 - 12/30/11)
AccessCare
Role: Program Director
Amount: $84,493

UNC Vulnerable Population Care Service (01/01/10 - 12/30/11)
AccessCare
Role: Program Director
Amount: $400,000

 

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Active

 

Understanding the Direct and Indirect Costs of Transformation to Medical Homes (11/01/13 - 04/30/15)
AHRQ       
Role: Co-Investigator     

 

NC GENES: North Carolina Clinical Genomic Evaluation by NextGen Sequencing (12/01/11 - 11/30/15)
NIH (U-Series)
Role: Key Participant
Amount: $5,059,351

 

Reducing Disparities in Hypertension with a Practice-Based Enhanced Care Program (04/01/10 - 03/31/15)
Centers for Population Health and Health Disparities Program (NHLBI,NCI, OBSSR)
Role: Co-Investigator
Amount: $1,918,226

 

Community Based Lifestyle Intervention to Reduce CVD Risk & Disparities in Risk (04/01/10 - 03/31/15)
Centers for Population Health and Health Disparities Program (NHLBI,NCI, OBSSR)
Role: Co-Investigator
Amount:  $2,947,744

 

To enhance best practices at Primary Care Residency Programs using the I-3 Collaborative Model (07/01/12 - 06/30/15)
The Duke Endowment
Role: Collaborator
Amount: $200,000

 

NC GENES: North Carolina Clinical Genomic Evaluation by NextGen Sequencing (12/01/11 - 11/30/15)
NIH (U-Series)
Role: Key Participant
Amount: $5,059,351

 

Reducing Disparities in Hypertension with a Practice-Based Enhanced Care Program (04/01/10 - 03/31/15)
Centers for Population Health and Health Disparities Program (NHLBI,NCI, OBSSR)
Role: Co-Investigator
Amount: $1,918,226

 

Community Based Lifestyle Intervention to Reduce CVD Risk & Disparities in Risk (04/01/10 - 03/31/15)
Centers for Population Health and Health Disparities Program (NHLBI,NCI, OBSSR)
Role: Co-Investigator
Amount:  $2,947,744

 

  
Recent

 

Transforming Primary Care Practice in North Carolina (08/01/10 - 08/30/13)
Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality 
Role: Principal Investigator
Amount: $599,998

A Combined Lifestyle and Medication Intervention to Reduce CVD Risk (07/01/10 - 12/31/12)
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Role: Investigator 
Amount: $2,899,666.88

North Carolina IMPaCT: Advancing and Spreading Primary Care Transformation (09/01/11 - 08/31/12)
Agency for Health Care Research and Quality
Role: Key Participant  
Amount: $999,962

Master Task Order Contract, Primary Care Practice Based Research Networks Cost Reimbursement (01/29/07–01/28/12) 
HHSA290200710014
Role: Co-Principal Investigator
Amount: $22,507

RWJ Faculty Physician Scholars Grant (07/01/08 - 06/30/11)
Robert Wood Johnson Foundation
Role: Consultant 
Amount: $300,000

Effectiveness and Safety of Drug Therapies for Inflammatory Arthritis-update (06/01/09 - 06/15/11)
Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality
Role: Principal Investigator    
Amount: $ 274,478

Dissemination of Teleretinal Imaging to Limit Disparities in Diabetic Retinopathy in Rural North Carolina (11/01/09 - 05/31/11)
NC TraCS
Role: Co-Principal Investigator
Amount: $50,000

Health Literacy Interventions and Outcomes: An update of the Literacy and Health Outcomes Review (03/01/09 - 09/30/10)
Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality
Role: Co-Investigator 
Amount: $160,000

Management by Primary Care Clinicians of Patients Suspected of Having Community-Acquired, Methicillin Resistant Staphylococcus Aureus (CA-MRSA) Infections (09/01/08 - 08/31/10)       
Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality
Role: Investigator    
Amount: $399,464

North Carolina Prevention Collaborative (07/01/07 - 06/30/10) 
Kate B Reynolds Foundation    
Role: Principal Investigator
Amount: $249,968

 

F     r     a     h     e     r

 

Active

 

Center for Workforce Innovation Research and Policy (09/01/13 - 08/30/17)
Bureau of Health Professions, Health Resources and Services Administration
Role: Principal Investigator, Director
Amount: $1,866, 275

Evaluation of the Optometry Workforce in North Carolina (09/01/14 - 02/28/15)
North Carolina General Assembly and UNC General Administration
Role:Principle Investigator
Amount: $24,244

Evaluation of the Workforce Needs in Pediatric Surgery (09/01/14 - 08/30/15)
American College of Surgeons and American Pediatric Surgery Association
Role:Principle Investigator
Amount: $52,000

Carolina Health Workforce Research Center (09/01/13 - 08/30/17)
National Center for Health Workforce Analysis, Bureau of Health Professions, Health Resources and Services Administration
Role: Principle Investigator
Amount:  $2,000,065

Educational Transitions and Trajectories of Registered Nurses in North Carolina (02/01/13 - 01/31/15)
National Council of State Boards of Nursing
Role: Co-Principal Investigator
Amount: $274,857

The Future of Nursing: Campaign for Action Research Manager (04/15/12 - 04/14/15)
Robert Wood Johnson Foundation
Role: Principal Investigator
Amount: $150,000

 

 Recent

 

An Open Source Model for Projecting Physician Shortages in the United States (07/01/11 - 12/31/13)
Physicians Foundation
Role: Principal Investigator
Amount: $747,426
 
Technical Assistance to States (07/01/13 - 11/30/13)
National Governors Association
Role: Principal Investigator
Amount: $8,000
 
A Research Review for the ABMS Evidence Library (08/15/13 - 12/14/13)
American Board of Medical Specialties
Role: Principal Investigator
Amount:  $19,441
 
Annual contract with the North Carolina Area Health Education Centers (NC AHEC) Program (2000 - 2013)
Role: Principal Investigator
Amount: ~$111,000 per year
 
Assessing the Workforce Needs of Patient Centered Medical Homes in North Carolina (10/01/10 - 09/31/12)
Bureau of Health Professions, Health Resources and Services Administration
Role: Principal Investigator
Amount: $144,595 
 
Migration of the Recently Trained Medical Workforce (11/01/09 - 04/30/10)
National Health Service London
Role: Co-Principal Investigator
Amount: $27,000

G     O     L     D     S     T     E     I     N

 

Active


E-cigarettes and Smoking Cessation (09/01/14 - 03/01/16)
Population Sciences Award, Lineberger Cancer Center
Role: Co-Investigator
Amount: $125,000

Evaluation of Breath Easy Live Well Curriculum in Mental Health Centers (01/21/14 - 01/20/15)
Southern Regional AHEC
Amount: $8,000

Evaluation of the Connecticut Tobacco Use Control Programs (11/01/13 - 10/31/15)
Connecticut Department of Public Health
Role: Principal Investigator
Amount: $456,102

Evaluation of National African-American Tobacco Prevention Network (11/01/13 - 10/30/18) 
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Role: Principal Investigator
Amount: $165,000

P50  Training Program (09/15/13 - 8/31/18)
Tobacco Centers of Regulatory Science (TCORS)
Role: Co-Investigator
Amount:  $19,200,360

RO1- Enhancing Source Credibility in Tobacco Regulatory Communications (09/15/13 - 08/31/18)
Tobacco Centers of Regulatory Science (TCORS), National Institute of Health
Role: Principal Investigator
Amount: $1,760,705

 

Recent

 

Independent evaluation of the state and local youth tobacco prevention programs (05/01/13 - 09/29/14)
NC Department of Health and Human Services
Role: Principal Investigator
Amount: $100,000

Compliance with FDA Tobacco Advertising Restrictions (09/15/11- 09/14/14)
NC Alcohol and Law Enforcement
Role: Principal Investigator
Amount: $365,000

Reducing Lung Cancer through Tobacco Cessation Quality Improvement  (09/01/13 - 08/31/14)
HeNC Initiative, University Cancer Research Fund
Role: Principal Investigator
Amount: $81,000

North Carolina Cancer Hospital (07/01/13 - 06/30/14)
Cancer Hospital Nicotine Dependence Program
Role: Principal Investigator
Amount: $55,000

UNC Health Care Nicotine Dependence Program (07/01/13 - 06/30/14)
Role: Principal Investigator
Amount: $110,000

QuitlineNC Evaluation (07/01/13 – 08/31/13)
NC Department of Health and Human Services
Role: Principal Investigator 
Amount: $90,000

Reducing Lung Cancer through Tobacco Cessation Quality Improvement (08/01/12 - 07/31/13)
HeNC Initiative, University Cancer Research Fund
Role: Principal Investigator
Amount: $100,000

UNC Health Care Nicotine Dependence Program (07/01/13 - 06/30/13)
Role: Principal Investigator
Amount: $110,000

North Carolina Cancer Hospital (07/01/12 - 06/30/13) 
Cancer Hospital Nicotine Dependence Program
Role: Principal Investigator
Amount: $82,000

Outcomes Analysis Grant (07/01/09- 06/30/12)
N.C. Health and Wellness Trust Fund Commission
Role: Principal Investigator
Amount: $1,500,000

North Carolina Cancer Hospital (07/01/11 - 06/30/12) 
Cancer Hospital Nicotine Dependence Program 
Role: Principal Investigator
Amount: $87,000

UNC Health Care Nicotine Dependence Program (07/01/11 - 06/30/12)
Role: Principal Investigator
Amount: $110,000

Outcomes Analysis Grant (07/01/11 - 06/30/12)
N.C. Health and Human Services
Role: Principal Investigator
Amount: $500,000

Tobacco use outcomes in African American Communities (02/01/12 - 06/30/12)
NAATC
Role: Principal Investigator
Amount: $20,000

TRU Sustainability Project (01/01/12 - 06/30/12)
N.C. Health and Human Services
Role: Principal Investigator
Amount: $50,000

Establishing and disseminating model hospital smoking cessation programs: from inpatient to outpatient (I2O) settings                
(07/01/10 - 06/30/12)
Pfizer Pharmaceutical
Role: Principal Investigator
Amount: $500,000

Evaluation of NC's Tobacco Social Marketing Campaigns (07/01/10 - 06/30/12)
N.C. Health and Wellness Trust Fund Commission
Role: Principal Investigator
Amount: $500,000

Julius Richmond Center for Tobacco (May, 2012)
American Academy Pediatrics
Role: Co-Principal Investigator
Amount: $3,000

Expanding and enhancing tobacco cessation services through the North Carolina Tobacco Use Quit Line (QuitlineNC) 
(03/15/10 - 01/31/12)
NIH ARRA Stimulus Funds
Role: Principal Investigator
Amount: $85,000

Smoking cessation for cancer patients (07/01/10 - 06/30/11) 
Lineberger Cancer Center
Role: Principal Investigator
Amount: $45,000

Evaluation of the State Health Plan Tobacco Cessation NRT Campaign (07/01/10 - 03/30/11)
N.C. Health and Wellness Trust Fund
Role: Principal Investigator
Amount: $50,000

Obesity Media Evaluation Project ( 02/01/10 - 12/30/10)
NC TraCS
Role: Principal Investigator
Amount: $2,000

Smoking and smoking cessation among West Virginia LGBT populations (01/01/10 - 09/30/10)
Covenant House, West Virginia, 
Role: Principal Investigator
Amount: $10,000

Obesity Outcomes Analysis Grant (11/01/09 - 06/30/10)
N.C. Health and Wellness Trust Fund Commission
Role: Principal Investigator
Amount: $114,950

UNC Clinical Innovations Award (07/01/09 - 06/30/10)
Role: Principal Investigator
Amount: $50,000

LA Emergency Preparedness Program (12/01/08 - 06/30/10)
Role: Co-Principal Investigator
Amount:$144,000

Population Sciences Research Fund (06/01/09 - 05/30/10)
Lineberger Cancer Center
Role: Principal Investigator
Amount: $50,000

University Cancer Research Fund Clinical Innovation Award (02/01/09 - 01/31/10)
Role: Principal Investigator
Amount: $75,000

Project EnTER TA and Training (07/01/07 - 06/30/09)
NC Smoke-free College Program
Health and Wellness Trust Fund
Role: Principal Investigator
Amount: $370,283

Outcomes Analysis Grant (07/01/06 - 06/30/09)
N.C. Health and Wellness Trust Fund Commission
Role: Principal Investigator
Amount: $1,500,000
 

 

G     O     U     R     L     A    Y

 

Active


Secondary analyses of osteoporosis screening in older men (09/01/14 - 04/30/17)
National Institute on Aging
Role: Principal Investigator
Amount: $845,128

 

Recent

 

Selective Screening for Osteoporosis in Younger Postmenopausal Women (07/11/07- 6/30/13)
National Institutes of Health, National Center for Research Resources
Grant #K23 RR024685
Position: Principal Investigator  
Amount: $662,125

Selective screening for osteoporosis in younger postmenopausal women (07/11/07- 06/30/13)
Grant # : None
Position: Principal Investigator
Amount: $128,627

FSH as a Biomarker of Bone Strength in Younger Postmenopausal Women (09/09/08 - 06/30/13)
National Institutes of Health, National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases
Grant #R03 AR055734 
Position: PI
Amount: $221,792

NIH Loan Repayment Program Award and Renewal (National Institute on Aging) (07/01/09 - 06/30/11)

Osteoporosis and Distal Radius Fractures in Younger Postmenopausal Women (11/01/09 - 01/30/11)
North Carolina Translational and Clinical Sciences Institute
Grant #10KR40909
Position: Principal Investigator
Amount: $10,000

 

H     A     L     L     A     D     A     Y

 

Active

 

Understanding the Direct and Indirect Costs of Transformation to Medical Homes (09/30/13 - 03/30/15)
Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ R03)
Role: Principal Investigator
Amount: $99,998

Workforce Research Center (09/01/13 - 08/31/16)
Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA)
Role: Co-Investigator
Amount: $274,591

UNC Preventive Medicine Residency expansion proposal (07/01/13 – 06/30/18)
Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA)
Role: Co-Investigator
Amount: $361,980

Comparing Traditional and Participatory Dissemination of a Shared Decision Making Intervention (07/01/13 - 06/31/16)
Patient Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI)
Role: Site Principal Investigator
Amount: $98,000

Reducing Disparities in Hypertension with a Practiced-Based Enhanced Care Program (05/01/10 - 04/30/15)
National Heart Lung Blood Institutes (NHLBI)
Role: Co-Investigator
Amount: $1,918,226

UNC-Chapel Hill Clinical Translational Science Award (04/01/12 - 05/31/18)
North Carolina Tracs Institute Grant
National Institutes of Health
Role: Investigator
Amount: $43,255,652

 

Recent


Reducing Lung Cancer Burden through Prevention and Screening: Tobacco Cessation Quality Improvement and Research Registry (09/01/12 - 08/31/14)
Health-eNC University Cancer Research
Role: Co-Investigator
Amount: $80,000

Patient Centered Medical Home: Patient Engagement & Patient Activation (06/01/13 - 05/31/14)
Regional Quality Manager, Vidant Medical Group Duke Endowment 
Role: Investigator
Amount: $20,000

Informatics to support T2 and T3 Translational Research in Community Based Practices (05/01/12 - 04/30/13)
UNC-Chapel Hill Clinical Translational Science Award Supplemental Contract. National Institutes of Health (NIH)
Role: Principal Investigator

Transforming Primary Care Practice in North Carolina (08/01/10 - 07/31/12)
Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ).
Role: Co-Investigator

Practice Based Research Networks Cost Reimbursement (09/29/11 – 01/28/12)                                       
Task Order Contract Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ)
Role : Co-Principal Investigator

On the Affordable Use, Administration, and Maintenance of Open Source Health Care IT Applications by Rural/Small-Practice Health Professionals (09/30/09 - 09/29/11)
Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ)
Role: Site Principal Investigator

Feasibility Study to Improve Older Patient - Physician Communication (08/15/09 - 07/31/11)
National Institutes on Aging (NIA)
Role: Co-Investigator

 

K     I     S     T     L     E     R

 

Active
                                
                                                       
To be numbered- Important Characteristics of Electronic Cigarette Use among Adult Smokers (09/01/14-06/30/16)
UCRF Innovations Grant
Role: PI
Amount: $125,000 over two years
 
1R01CA181357-01 - Randomized Trial of a Mammography Decision Aid for Women Aged 75 and Older (06/12/14 - 05/31/15)
Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center   
Role: Co-Investigator
Amount: $157,557
                                                                                          
R18- Infection Management and Antibiotic Stewardship in Nursing Homes (05/01/14 - 04/30/17)
AHRQ
Role: Co-Investigator
 
Research Centers for Excellence in Clinical Preventive Services; Improving Appropriate Colorectal Cancer Screening in Elderly Patients
(09/30/11 - 09/29/15) 
P01 HS021133-01
AHRQ
Role: Co-Investigator
Amount: $618,488.90

Start-up funds (09/1/10 - 08/31/15)
UNC Lineberger Cancer Center     
Role: Awardee
Amount: $200,000  

 

Recent

 

Streptococcus pneumonia in Older Adults in Retirement communities (SOAR) (10/01/13 - 09/30/14)
WI182728   
Pfizer Advancing Science Through Pfizer-Investigator Research Exchange (ASPIRE)
Role: Co-Investigator
Amount: $72,944

UNC Mentored Career Development Program in Comparative Effectiveness Development Award (07/01/10 - 06/30/13)
K12 HS19468-01      
AHRQ 
Role: Awardee
Amount: $ $90,000/yr

Systematic Review of the Comparative Effectiveness of Communication and (09/04/11 - 04/04/13)   
Dissemination Strategies to Facilitate the Use of Medical Evidence    
AHRQ      
Role:  Co-Investigator
Amount: None

Cancer Screening and Decision-Making (07/01/08 - 06/30/10)
T-32 Training Grant #5 T32 AG 000212-16
NIH
Role: Awardee
Amount: $45,048

 

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 Active

 

Multi-State Retention Collaboration- Missouri (08/01/13 - 03/31/15)
Missouri Department of Health and Human Services (DH140006001)
Role: Principal Investigator
Amount: $25,000


Recent

 

Transferring NC Data from the Old to New Practice Sights (03/01/14 - 09/30/14)
NC Foundation for Advancement Health Programs
Role: Principal Investigator
Amount: $10,285       

Multi-State Retension Collaborative and Practice Sights Continuation (11/01/13 - 09/30/14)
NC Foundation for Advanced Health Programs
Role: Prinicpal Investigator
Amount: $31,106

Cooperative Agreement for a Regional Center for Health Workforce Studies ( 09/01/13 - 08/31/14)
HRSA (1U81HP26495-01-00)
Role: Investigator
Amount: ~ $2,000,000

Year 2 Multi-State/NHSC Retention Collaborative & Phase 1 Practice Sights  Update (12/01/12 - 09/30/13)
Funding from 11 participating states and the Federal Office of Rural Health Policy through subcontract with the NC Foundation for Advanced Health Programs
Role: Principal Investigator
Amount: $164,808

NHSC Site Self-Assessment of Retention Needs (04/01/12 - 09/30/13)
Bureau of Clinician Recruitment and Service, Health Resources and Services Administration, subcontract through the National Rural Health Association
Role: Principal Investigator
Amount: $70,000

Survey of State Loan Repayment Programs in Washington and North Dakota (02/01/13 - 06/30/13)
Funding from the states of Washington and North Dakota through a subcontract to the NC Foundation for Advanced Health Programs
Role: Principal Investigator
Amount: $15,047

An Open Source Model for Projecting Physician Shortages in the United States
(07/01/11 - 06/30/13)
Physicians Foundation
Role: Co-Investigator
Amount: $747,426

Joint State PCO/NHSC ARRA Retention Initiative (03/01/12 - 10/31/12)
Funding from 10 participating states through subcontract with the NC Foundation for Advanced Health Programs
Role: Principal Investigator
Amount: $133,148

Evaluation of State-based Service for Support Programs Targeting Nurse Faculty (10/10 - 09/12)
Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Evaluating Innovations in Nursing Education Program
Role:  Co-Investigator

North Carolina Rural Health Research and Policy Analysis Center (09/11 - 08/12) 
Federal Office of Rural Health Policy, HRSA
Role: Co-Investigator

Evaluating Retention in BCRS Programs (10/10 - 03/12)
HRSA HHSH25034002T
Role: Principal Investigator
Amount: $290,803

North Carolina State health workforce planning grant (2010 - 2011) 
Health Resources and Services Administration
Role: Co-Investigator
Amount: $144,595

Study of the flux in federal and state health care loan repayment programs (06/10 - 08/11)
Federal Office of Rural Health Policy, HRSA
Role:  Principal Investigator
Amount:  $120,000

Medical school origins of Appalachian physician workforce (05/10 – 05/11)
West Virginia School of Osteopathic Medicine
Role: Principal Investigator
Amount: $10,000

Small grants program in research and scholarship (01/09 - 12/10)
UNC Department of Family Medicine’s Development Award
Role: Principal Investigator
Amount: $10,000

Development of a data and evaluation system for the Community Practitioner Program (04/08 - 12/10)
NC Medical Society Foundation
Role: Principal Investigator
Amount: $232,879

Initiative to Identify and Eliminate Racial Ethnic Disparities within UNC Health Care ( 07/07 – 06/10)
Investments for the Future Initiative of the University of North Carolina School of Medicine
Role: Principal Investigator
Amount: $630,000

Colon cancer screening decisions in late life (09/05 - 08/10)
National Cancer Institute, K-07 Cancer Prevention, Control, Behavioral and Population Sciences Career Development Award
5K07CA104128
Role: Co-Mentor
Amount: $628,769
 

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Active

 

Geriatric Symptom Protocols for Improved Triage in Offices and Assisted Living. Small Business Technology Transfer (STTR) (08/15/14 - 07/31/15)
Grant # NR015200-01: National Institute for Nursing Research, UNC subcontract
Role: Principal Investigator
Amount: $74,000
 

Infection Management and Antibiotic Stewardship in Nursing Homes (05/01/14 – 04/30/17)
Research grant #R18 HS022846-01: Agency for HealthCare Research and Quality
Role: Principal Investigator
Amount: $1,498,367

Daily Mouth Care to Prevent Pneumonia in Nursing Homes: A Systems-Level Approach 
(09/01/13 – 06/30/18)
Research grant #R01 HS022298-01: Agency for HealthCare Research and Quality
Role: Co-Investigator

A Symptom and Sign Management Toolkit for Caregivers (09/27/12 – 6/30/17)  
Research grant #R01 NR014199-01:  National Institute for Nursing Research
Role: Principal Investigator, Alzheimer’s Medical Advisor
Amount: $2,522,204

Individually Tailored Lighting System to Improve Sleep in Older Adults (08/01/12 – 05/30/17)
Research grant #R01 AG042602:  National Institute on Aging
Role: Principal Investigator UNC Subcontract, and Project Co-Principal Investigator
Amount: $1,118,423

Summer Research Training in Aging for Medical Students (T35) 
(07/01/10 – 06/30/15)                                           
Research Training Grant # T35 AG 038047-01:  National Institute on Aging
Role: Co-Principal Investigator
Amount: $271,900

 

Recent

 

Improving Oral Hygiene in Nursing Homes (01/01/11 – 12/31/13)
Research and Demonstration Grant: FutureCare of North Carolina
Role: Principal Investigator 
Amount: $221,709

Public Reporting on Housing with Support Services for Aged and Disabled Consumers (10/01/12 – 09/30/13)  
Conference grant # R13 HS021817-01:  US Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality
Role: Co-Investigator

Randomized Trial of a University-AAA-State Partnership to Link Primary Care Physicians and Aging Services Providers in the Support of Persons with Alzheimer’s Disease and Related Disorders (09/01/10 – 08/31/13)
Alzheimer’s Innovation Grant # 90AI0038, U.S. Administration on Aging
Role: Principal Investigator
Amount: $504,250

Systematic Review:  Comparison of Long-Term Care Settings for Patients with Dementia (06/01/11 – 10/15/12)
Task Order # 5-312-0210837:  US Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality
Role: Co-Investigator

Alzheimer's Memory Center (07/01/08 – 12/31/12)
Grant:  Duke Endowment #6076-SP
Role: Principal Investigator
Amount: $540,491

A Combined Lifestyle and Medication Intervention to Reduce CVD Risk (2010 - 2012)  
Research Grant #1-U48-DP-002658:  US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Role: Co-Investigator

Community Engagement Core, UNC Clinical Translation Science Award (06/01/08 - 05/30/13)  
National Center for Research Resources Grant #U54RR024382-01A1:  National Institutes on Health 
Role: Co-Investigator

Prescribing of Antibiotics by Primary Care Clinicians in Long-Term Care Facilities (08/24/09 – 8/23/12)  
Task Order Contract #HHSA290200710014I:  U.S. Agency for HealthCare Research and Quality
Role: Principal Investigator
Amount:  $624,992

Blue-White Light Therapy for Circadian Sleep Disorders in Alzheimer's Disease (09/30/08 – 06/30/12)
Research Grant # R21 AT004500-01A1:  National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine, National Institutes of Health
Role: Principal Investigator
Amount: $297,230

A Family-Staff Partnership to Improve Long-Term Care Quality (2006 - 2012)
Research Grant:  National Institute on Aging (R01AG025443)
Role: Co-Investigator

Standardizing Antibiotic Use in Long-Term Care Facilities (03/09 - 09/12)  
US Agency for HealthCare Research and Quality, Task Order Contract # HHSA 290200600001I
Role: Co-Principal Investigator

Primary Care: PBRN Master Task Force Order Contract (03/01/07 – 02/28/11)  
U.S. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality
Role: Principal Investigator

Alzheimer's Innovation Grant #90AI0005:  U.S. Administration on Aging (10/01/08 – 12/31/10) 
Role: Principal Investigator
Amount: $301,000

Management by Primary Care Clinicians of Patients Suspected of Having Community-Acquired, Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus Aureus (CA-MRSA) Infections (08/15/08 – 08/14/10 )  
Task Order Contract #[TBN]:  U.S. Agency for HealthCare Research and Quality
Role: Principal Investigator
Amount: $399,464

Physician Care in Assisted Living Facilities (2007 - 2010)
Research Grant:  National Institute on Aging via University of Maryland, Baltimore (0000004939)
Role: Co-Investigator
Amount: $436,290

Pioneer Award:  Improving Medical Care of Assisted Living Residents with Dementia (2002 - 2009)
Research Grant:  Alzheimer’s Association (PIO-04-1004)
Role: Principal Investigator
Amount: $1,000,000

Preparing the Next Generation of Researchers in Aging (2003 - 2010)
Academic Leadership Career Award:  National Institute on Aging (# K07 AG21587)
Role: Principal Investigator
Amount: $500,000

Improving the Integration of Evidence-Based Clinical and Community Services to Support Healthy Behaviors 
(08/15/07 - 02/15/09)  
Task Order Contract # HHSA290200710014: U.S. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality
Role: Principal Investigator
Amount: $249,993

Development of an Assisted Living Consensus Instrument – Phase I (2008 - 2009)
Abt Associates Inc. (22309/ HHSA290200600011)
Role: Co-Investigator
Amount:  $85,882

Measuring the Quality of Dying in Residential Long-Term Care (2007 - 2009)
National Palliative Care Research Center
Role: Co-Investigator
Amount: $153,845
 

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Recent

 

Physician decision-making and the quality of health care (07/01/12 - 06/30/13)
Odum Institute for Research in Social Science
Role: Principal Investigator
Amount: $15,000

Medical and mental health needs of military service members and families receiving care at UNC Hospitals
(07/01/11 - 06/30/13)
NCTracs
Role:  Co-Investigator
Amount: $50,000

Mental health effects of the Khmer Rouge Trials in Cambodia (07/18/2008 - 06/30/13)
National Institute of Mental Health
Role: Principal Investigator
Amount: $903,127

Comparative effectiveness review of PTSD treatments in adults (2011 – 2012)
Agency for Health Care Research and Quality
Role: Co-Investigator
Amount: $115,741

Comparative effectiveness review of prevention of posttraumatic stress disorder (07/01/11 – 06/30/12)
Agency for Health Care Research and Quality
Role: Co-Investigator
Amount: $114,770

Citizen Soldier Support Program (2011)
Department of Defense
Role:  Co-Investigator
Amount: $5,000,000

Citizen Soldier Support Program (2010)
Department of Defense
Role:  Co-Investigator
Amount: $5,000,000

 

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Active

Medical Foundation Excellence Fund Research Grant (Nutritional Knowledge of Division I athletes) (2013-2014)
Role: Principal Investigator
Amount: $7,000

 

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Active

 

Effects of Physical Activity Calorie Expenditure (PACE) Food Labeling  (09/22/14 - 08/31/18)
National Institutes of Health (R01 CA184473-01A1)
Role: Lead Principal Investigator (Co-PI A. Ammerman)
$2,332,955 

Comparative Effectiveness of Ambulatory Blood Pressure Monitoring vs Usual Care for Diagnosing and Managing Hypertension: A Pilot Study
(06/01/14 - 05/31/15)
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill NC TraCS Grant Program
Role: Principal Investigator
Amount: $50,000

Care2bWell: Worksite Physical Activity & Wellness Program for Child Care Staff (06/01/13 – 7/31/18)
National Institutes of Health
Role: Co-Investigator
Amount: $2,229,600

Role of the Rho-GAP GRAF3 in the Pathogenesis of Human Hypertension (2013 - 2014)
NC TraCS Grant Program (# 550KR51323)
Role: Co-Principal Investigator
Amount: $50,000

Diurnal Relationship between Intraocular Pressure and Blood Pressure in Normal Tension Glaucoma (2013 - 2014)
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, NC TraCS Pilot Grant Program
Role: Co-Investigator
Amount: $2,000

Enhancing Population Health in Medical Education: the EMPHasis Project (08/01/12 - 07/31/17)
Health Resources and Service Administration Bureau of Health Professions (T85HP24470-01)
Role: PI/Project Director
Amount: $1,209,000

NCCU-LCCC Partnership in Cancer Research (09/28/10 - 08/31/15)
National Institutes of Health, National Cancer Institute (U54 CA156733-01)
Role: Co-Investigator
Amount: $942,632


 
Recent


Role of the Rho-GAP GRAF3 in the Pathogenesis of Human Hypertension (06/01/13 - 05/31/14)
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill,NC TraCS Grant Program (# 550KR51323)
Role: Co-PI
Amount: $50,000

Reproducibility and Clinical Implications of Masked Hypertension (06/01/10 - 05/31/14)
National Institutes of Health, National Heart Lung and Blood Institute (R01 HL098604-01)
Role: Principal Investigator
Amount: $1,325,26

UNC Clinical and Translational Science Award (CTSA) (04/01/10 - 03/31/13)
National Institutes of Health, National Center for Research Resources (U54 RR024383)
Role: Co-Investigator   
Amount: $2,090,864

Focus Groups on Ideas for Front-of-Package and Menu Nutrition and Energy Balance Labels (2011 - 2013)
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, University Research Council
Role: Principal Investigator
Amount: $4,520

Primary Care Utilization and Quality of Life in Prostate Cancer Survivors (2011 - 2012)
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, NC TraCS Pilot Grant Program
Role: Co-Investigator
Amount: $49,350

Comprehensive EPC Comparative Effectiveness Reviews for Effective Health Care: Screening, Behavior Counseling, and Pharmacologic Interventions in Primary Care to Reduce Alcohol Misuse (2010 - 2012)
Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality via Research Triangle Institute
Role: Co-Investigator
Amount: $783,619

Development of Public Health Courses for Medical Students and College Students (2009 - 2010)
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Medicine,Academy of Educators Small Grants Program
Role: Principal Investigator
Amount: $2,700

University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Medicine Academy of Educators Travel Grant (2009 - 2010)
Role: Principal investigator
Amount: $1,000

NIH Loan Repayment Program Competitive Renewal (2009 - 2010)
Role: Principal Investigator
Amount: $11,000

Health Literacy Interventions and Outcomes: An Update of the Literacy and Health Outcomes Review (2009 - 2010)
Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality via Research Triangle Institute
Role: Co-Investigator
Amount: $105,213

Mentored Clinical Research Career Development Award (2008 - 2010)
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill KL2 (CTSA) Program (U4RR024383)
Role: Scholar
Amount: $246,500

NIH Loan Repayment Program Competitive Renewal (2007 - 2009)
Amount: $18,500
 
 

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Active
 
NCIOM Essentials for Childhood: Nurturing Safe, Stable, and Supportive Environments to Prevent Child Maltreatment (06/30/14 – 7/31/15)
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Role: Co-Investigator    


Recent
 
 
Kate B. Reynolds Charitable Trust (07/01/13 - 06/30/14)  
NCIOM Task Force on Rural Health
Role: Co-Investigator
 
NCIOM Task Force on Children’s Oral Health  (2013)
Blue Cross Blue Shield Foundation of North Carolina
Role: Co-Investigator
 
The Period of Purple Crying: Keeping  
Babies Safe in North Carolina  (07/01/07 - 08/31/13)
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Role: Principal Investigator
Amount: $2,555,226
 
Comparative effectiveness of childhood PTSD treatments (2011 - 2012)
Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality   
Role: Content Expert
 
Comparative effectiveness of Interventions with the Primary Caregivers of Children Exposed to Maltreatment (2011 - 2012)
Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality           
Role: Co-Investigator
 
Oral Trauma in Infant Victims of Abusive Head Trauma (2009 - 2012)
American Academy of Family Physicians Foundation, Joint Grant Awards Program    
Role: Principal Investigator
Amount: $29,125
 
Preventing Shaken Baby Syndrome and Infant Abuse: The Period of PURPLE Crying Program (Materials) (2007 - 2012)
Doris Duke Charitable Foundation  
Role: Principal Investigator
Amount: $2,146,000
 
The Period of PURPLE Crying: Keeping Babies Safe in North Carolina Implementation (Supplemental evaluation) (2007 - 2012)
The Duke Endowment    
Role: Principal Investigator
Amount: $350,000
 
Peers for Progress (2007 - 2012)
Lilly Foundation, American Academy of Family Physicians Foundation
Role: Co-Investigator
 
Cell-phone Based Case Management for Pregnant and Parenting Teens (2011)
UNC Injury Prevention Research Center, Faculty small grants program
Role: Principal investigator
Amount: $21,000
 
Social Support for Pregnant and Parenting Teens Using Internet and Cell Technology (2010 - 2011)
NC TraCS (CTSA) CAPR10921  
Role: Principal Investigator
Amount:$50,000
 
Faculty Development in Primary Care  (2008 - 2011)  
Health Resources and Services Administration
Role: Scholarship/research faculty
Amount: $670,545
 
Population-based Study of Pediatric Non-adherence, its Relationship to Child Maltreatment, and Resulting Morbidity
(2008 - 2010)
National Institute of Child Health and Development
Loan Repayment Program (renewal)
 
Longitudinal Studies on Child Abuse and Neglect (2005 - 2010)
Administration for Children, Youth, and Families, US DHHS
90CA 1746-01, 2005-2010 
Role: Research Fellow (dissertation)
Amount: $2,500,000