2018 Pilot & Feasibility Grant Recipients

Photo of Aadra Bhatt, PhDToby KaeserAmanda ZieglerShehzad Sheikh
Aadra Bhatt, PhD
Research Assistant Professor
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Tobias Kaeser, PhD
Assistant Professor
NC State University
Laurianne Van Landeghem, PhD
Assistant Professor in Neurogastroenterology
NC State University
Amanda Ziegler, DVM, PhD
Postdoctoral Trainee
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
NC State University
Shehzad Sheikh, MD, PhD
Associate Professor
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Targeting a Gut Bacterial Enzyme to Alleviate NSAID-induced EnteropathyDetermine the role of T-helper 2 cells in the induction of eosinophilic food allergies in pigsEnteric glial cells impact colon cancer stem cell chemoresistance (second year of funding)Postnatal Development of Intestinal Barrier Repair MechanismsEstablishing and Functional Testing Patient Derived Colonoids – A Pathway to Personalized Therapy in Crohn’s Disease