Current UCSF K01 Awards

Last updated December, 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 Woo, Stephanie PhD SOM:Biochemistry & Biophysics NIDDK
Cancer Cell Signaling through Lipids Complexed to Proteins Blind, Raymond Daniel SOM:Cellular & Molecular Pharmacology NCI
Understanding the Interpersonal Context of HIV/HCV Risk within Injecting Dyads Morris, Meghan D PhD SOM:Epidemiology & Biostatistics NIDA
Impact and Cost-Effectivenss of Safer Conception Strategies for HIV Prevention Brown, Joelle Morgan SOM:Epidemiology & Biostatistics NIMH
Genome-Wide Study of Hearing Impairment Hoffmann, Thomas SOM:Epidemiology & Biostatistics NIDCD
High-throughput Behavior-based Dopaminergic Drug Discovery in the Zebrafish

Kokel, David PhD SOM:Medicine NIMH
Pro-inflammatory Cytokines in Hematopoietic Stem Cell Function Pietras, Eric M PhD SOM:Medicine NIDDK
Identifying Barriers to Diabetes and HIV Co-Management in Vulnerable Populations Palar, Kartika PhD SOM:Medicine NIDDK
Development of a Couple-Based Mobile Health Intervention for Enhancing HIV Care Engagement Outcomes Tan, Judy You Rong PhD SOM:Medicine NIMH
Mechanisms of Cooperation between MAPK and PI3K Signaling in Melanoma Silva, Jillian PhD SOM:Medicine NCI
Group Acupuncture for Painful Diabetic Neuropathy among Underserved Patients Chao, Maria DrPH, MPA SOM:Medicine NCCAM
Genome Wide Association Study of Breast Cancer Subtype and Survival in Latinas Fejerman, Laura MD SOM:Medicine NCI
Molecular Effects of Mind-Body Intervention on GC Sensitivity and Immune Function Milush, Jeffrey PhD SOM:Medicine NCCAM
Defining the Molecular Determinants of the Threshold for Autoimmune Arthritis Hsu, Lih-Yun PhD SOM:Medicine NIAMS
A Female-Specific Neuroendocrine Center Controlling Energy Expenditure Correa, Stephanie SOM:Medicine NIDDK
Specifying Control over ION Balance and Glucose Homeostasis through MTORC2 Gleason, Catherine SOM:Medicine NIDDK
Stress Reduction Studies in Mice and Humans Gurfein, Blake Taylor SOM:Medicine NCCAM
Identifying a Role for Commensal Bacteria on the Liver Immune Priming Environment Publicover, Jean SOM:Medicine NIDDK
Alcohol Use and High Risk Behavior among HIV-Positive Men Woolf-King, Sarah SOM:Medicine NIAAA
Inhibition of ZAP-70 to Selectively Attenuate Autoimmune Disease-inducing T Cells Au-Yeung, Byron Benton PhD SOM:Medicine NIAMS
RNA Signatures of Frontotemporal Dementia and ALS Due to C9ORF72 Expansion Yokoyama, Jennifer S PhD SOM:Neurology NIA
Treatment of HIV-Associated Cognitive Impairment Meyer, Ana-Claire MD, MSHS SOM:Neurology FIC
Addressing Health Disparities among Transgender Women

Kaplan, Rachel L. PhD. SOM:Obstetrics, Gynecology & Rep Sci NIMH
Gender; Autonomy; and Contraceptive Use among Young People Upadhyay, Ushma Desai PhD SOM:Obstetrics, Gynecology & Rep Sci NICHD
Identifying Opportunities for HIV Prevention among Female Migrants in Kenya Camlin, Carol PhD SOM:Obstetrics, Gynecology & Rep Sci NIMH
Living Alone in Older Age with Cognitive Impairment Portacolone, Elena PhD Other NIA
Molecular Mechanisms of Prion Disease with Translation to Novel Therapeutics Ahn, Mi Sol PhD SOM:Pathology NIA
Bexarotene Induction of Differentiation in AML Sanchez, Patricia Vanessa SOM:Pediatrics NCI
Neural Impact of Positive Mood on Motivation and Reward Networks in Schizophrenia Subramaniam, Karuna PhD SOM:Psychiatry NIMH
Dopamine D2 Receptors in Prefrontal Function: An Optogenetic and Modeling Study Ellwood, Ian Thomas SOM:Psychiatry NIMH
Social Engagement; Emotion Regulation and Depressive Symptoms during Adolescence Lewinn, Kaja Zabrina SOM:Psychiatry NIMH
Investigating the Effects of Depression on Contraceptive Behaviors Steinberg, Julia Renee SOM:Psychiatry NICHD
Molecular Imaging of Renal Transport and Metabolism Using Hyperpolarized C-13 MRI Von Morze, Cornelius PhD SOM:Radiation Oncology NIDDK
Advancing Outcome Metrics in Trauma Surgery through Utilization of Big Data Callcut, Rachael A SOM:Surgery NIEHS