Current UCSF K01 Awards

Last updated January, 2015. Click on column headings to resort the table.

Title of Grant Principal Investigator School: Departmentsort descending Agency
Cell Biological Mechanisms of Gastrointestinal Tract Formation http://projectreporter.nih.gov/project_info_description.cfm?aid=8164738 Woo, Stephanie PhD SOM:Biochemistry & Biophysics NIDDK
Regulation of Cell Motility by the Oncogenic ERK-MAPK Pathway http://projectreporter.nih.gov/project_info_details.cfm?aid=8704897 Mendoza, Michelle Christine PhD SOD:Cell & Tissue Biology NCI
Cancer Cell Signaling through Lipids Complexed to Proteins http://projectreporter.nih.gov/project_info_description.cfm?aid=8543686 Blind, Raymond Daniel SOM:Cellular & Molecular Pharmacology NCI
Understanding the Interpersonal Context of HIV/HCV Risk within Injecting Dyads http://projectreporter.nih.gov/project_info_details.cfm?aid=8731562 Morris, Meghan D PhD SOM:Epidemiology & Biostatistics NIDA
Impact and Cost-Effectivenss of Safer Conception Strategies for HIV Prevention http://projectreporter.nih.gov/project_info_description.cfm?aid=8541534 Brown, Joelle Morgan SOM:Epidemiology & Biostatistics NIMH
Genome-Wide Study of Hearing Impairment http://projectreporter.nih.gov/project_info_description.cfm?aid=8567385 Hoffmann, Thomas SOM:Epidemiology & Biostatistics NIDCD
Integrative Stress Reduction for Maternal-Child Health http://projectreporter.nih.gov/project_info_description.cfm?aid=8144832 Duncan, Larissa PhD SOM:Family & Community Medicine NCCAM
Alcohol Use and High Risk Behavior among HIV-Positive Men http://projectreporter.nih.gov/project_info_description.cfm?aid=8541465 Woolf-King, Sarah SOM:Medicine NIAAA
Inhibition of ZAP-70 to Selectively Attenuate Autoimmune Disease-inducing T Cells http://projectreporter.nih.gov/project_info_details.cfm?aid=8617722 Au-Yeung, Byron Benton PhD SOM:Medicine NIAMS
High-throughput Behavior-based Dopaminergic Drug Discovery in the Zebrafish

http://projectreporter.nih.gov/project_info_details.cfm?aid=8956551

Kokel, David PhD SOM:Medicine NIMH
Pro-inflammatory Cytokines in Hematopoietic Stem Cell Function http://projectreporter.nih.gov/project_info_description.cfm?aid=8768233 Pietras, Eric M PhD SOM:Medicine NIDDK
Utility of Contact Investigation of Drug Susceptible and Resistant TB in Tanzania http://projectreporter.nih.gov/project_info_description.cfm?aid=8135357 Fair, Elizabeth PhD, MPH SOM:Medicine NIAID
Group Acupuncture for Painful Diabetic Neuropathy among Underserved Patients http://projectreporter.nih.gov/project_info_description.cfm?aid=8090239 Chao, Maria DrPH, MPA SOM:Medicine NCCAM
The GIT2-Pix-Pak Complex in T Cell Migration; Activation and Arthritis http://projectreporter.nih.gov/project_info_description.cfm?aid=8109273 Phee, Hyewon PhD SOM:Medicine NIAMS
Genome Wide Association Study of Breast Cancer Subtype and Survival in Latinas http://projectreporter.nih.gov/project_info_description.cfm?aid=8165134 Fejerman, Laura MD SOM:Medicine NCI
Molecular Effects of Mind-Body Intervention on GC Sensitivity and Immune Function http://projectreporter.nih.gov/project_info_description.cfm?aid=8111318 Milush, Jeffrey PhD SOM:Medicine NCCAM
Defining the Molecular Determinants of the Threshold for Autoimmune Arthritis http://projectreporter.nih.gov/project_info_description.cfm?aid=8242581 Hsu, Lih-Yun PhD SOM:Medicine NIAMS
A Female-Specific Neuroendocrine Center Controlling Energy Expenditure http://projectreporter.nih.gov/project_info_description.cfm?aid=8635205 Correa, Stephanie SOM:Medicine NIDDK
Specifying Control over ION Balance and Glucose Homeostasis through MTORC2 http://projectreporter.nih.gov/project_info_description.cfm?aid=8635679 Gleason, Catherine SOM:Medicine NIDDK
Stress Reduction Studies in Mice and Humans http://projectreporter.nih.gov/project_info_description.cfm?aid=8542758 Gurfein, Blake Taylor SOM:Medicine NCCAM
Identifying a Role for Commensal Bacteria on the Liver Immune Priming Environment http://projectreporter.nih.gov/project_info_description.cfm?aid=8566554 Publicover, Jean SOM:Medicine NIDDK
Treatment of HIV-Associated Cognitive Impairment http://projectreporter.nih.gov/project_info_description.cfm?aid=8233952 Meyer, Ana-Claire MD, MSHS SOM:Neurology FIC
Functional MRI Investigations of Attention and Memory Systems in Mci http://projectreporter.nih.gov/project_info_description.cfm?aid=8079660 Pa, Judy PhD SOM:Neurology NIA
Addressing Health Disparities among Transgender Women

http://projectreporter.nih.gov/project_info_description.cfm?aid=8659990

Kaplan, Rachel L. PhD. SOM:Obstetrics, Gynecology & Rep Sci NIMH
Gender; Autonomy; and Contraceptive Use among Young People http://projectreporter.nih.gov/project_info_description.cfm?aid=8765156 Upadhyay, Ushma Desai PhD SOM:Obstetrics, Gynecology & Rep Sci NICHD
Identifying Opportunities for HIV Prevention among Female Migrants in Kenya http://projectreporter.nih.gov/project_info_description.cfm?aid=8230490 Camlin, Carol PhD SOM:Obstetrics, Gynecology & Rep Sci NIMH
Molecular Mechanisms of Prion Disease with Translation to Novel Therapeutics http://projectreporter.nih.gov/project_info_description.cfm?aid=8240919 Ahn, Mi Sol PhD SOM:Pathology NIA
Bexarotene Induction of Differentiation in AML http://projectreporter.nih.gov/project_info_description.cfm?aid=8791416 Sanchez, Patricia Vanessa SOM:Pediatrics NCI
Maternal Depression and Child Weight Gain in a Latino Cohort http://projectreporter.nih.gov/project_info_description.cfm?aid=8092674 Wojcicki, Janet MD, MPH SOM:Pediatrics NIDDK
Neural Impact of Positive Mood on Motivation and Reward Networks in Schizophrenia http://projectreporter.nih.gov/project_info_description.cfm?aid=8805463 Subramaniam, Karuna PhD SOM:Psychiatry NIMH
Dopamine D2 Receptors in Prefrontal Function: An Optogenetic and Modeling Study http://projectreporter.nih.gov/project_info_description.cfm?aid=8502560 Ellwood, Ian Thomas SOM:Psychiatry NIMH
Social Engagement; Emotion Regulation and Depressive Symptoms during Adolescence http://projectreporter.nih.gov/project_info_description.cfm?aid=8515529 Lewinn, Kaja Zabrina SOM:Psychiatry NIMH
Investigating the Effects of Depression on Contraceptive Behaviors http://projectreporter.nih.gov/project_info_description.cfm?aid=8486287 Steinberg, Julia Renee SOM:Psychiatry NICHD
Molecular Imaging of Renal Transport and Metabolism Using Hyperpolarized C-13 MRI http://projectreporter.nih.gov/project_info_description.cfm?aid=8701110 Von Morze, Cornelius PhD SOM:Radiation Oncology NIDDK
In Vivo Imaging of Cortical Porosity in the Peripheral Skeleton http://projectreporter.nih.gov/project_info_description.cfm?aid=8197725 Kazakia, Galateia PhD SOM:Radiology & Biomedical Imaging NIAMS