Current UCSF K23 Awards

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

Title of Grant Principal Investigator School: Departmentsort descending Agency
Improving Early Identification of Drug Resistant Tuberculosis in HIV Prevalent SE Metcalfe, John MD SOM:Medicine NIAID
Wood Smoke and Genetic Susceptibility to Asthma in an Honduran Population Galanter, Joshua Mark SOM:Medicine NHLBI
Effects of Sleep Duration and Architecture on Insulin Sensitivity Rao, Madhu MD SOM:Medicine NHLBI
Functional; Cognitive; and Social Vulnerabilities and Hospital Readmission Greysen, Scott Ryan SOM:Medicine NIA
HIV; Gut Mucosal Turnover and Inflammation; and the Risk of Colorectal Neoplasia Somsouk, Ma MD, MAS SOM:Medicine NCI
The Role of Periodontal Disease in Chronic Kidney Disease Progression Grubbs, Vanessa SOM:Medicine NIDDK
Enhancing Appreciation of the Clinical Significance of Acute Kidney Injury Hsu, Raymond SOM:Medicine NIDDK
The Overlap Syndrome of COPD and OSA: Determinants of Health Status and Outcomes Omachi, Theodore MD SOM:Medicine NHLBI
Chemokine-Related Acute Lung Injury Pathogenesis in African-American Patients Kangelaris, Kirsten Neudoerffer SOM:Medicine NHLBI
Racial/Ethnic Disparities in Kidney Function Decline: Genes or Environment? Peralta, Carmen MD SOM:Medicine NIDDK
Why Do Patients with Cardiovascular Disease Develop Kidney Injury and Disease? Park, Meyeon SOM:Medicine NIDDK
Airway Microbial Community Structure and Function in Chronic Asthma Huang, Yvonne MD SOM:Medicine NHLBI
Technology-Based Adaptive Treatment Strategies for Antiretroviral Adherence Saberi, Parya SOM:Medicine NIMH
Individualizing Treatment for Nursing Home Residents with Diabetes Mellitus Lee, Sei MD SOM:Medicine NIA
A Rational Approach to Liver Toxicity Monitoring in Methotrexate Users Schmajuk, Gabriela SOM:Medicine NIAMS
A Multidimensional Approach to Urogenital Aging in Older Women Huang, Alison MD SOM:Medicine NIA
The Effects of Lung Transplant on Disability and Health-Related Quality of Life Singer, Jonathan Paul SOM:Medicine NHLBI
Immunologic Consequences of Highly Effective Antimalarial Chemoprevention Jagannathan, Prasanna MD SOM:Medicine NIAID
P0045982 Late Life Disability: Epidemiology; Symptoms; Quality Of Life Smith, Alexander Keliimoeanu SOM:Medicine NIA
Optimizing Rapid and Full Engagement in Care for Persons with Newly Diagnosed HIV Christopoulos, Katerina MD, MPH SOM:Medicine NIMH
CKD Awareness and Self-Management: Interventions for Safety-Net Patients Tuot, Delphine SOM:Medicine NIDDK
A Whole Systems Approach to the Study of Ayurveda for Cancer Survivorship Dhruva, Anand MD SOM:Medicine NCCAM
Translational Research on the Role of IL-17 Cytokines in Severe Asthma Bhakta, Nirav Rati SOM:Medicine NHLBI
Molecular Epidemiology and Geospatial Analysis of TB Transmission in Uganda Chamie, Gabriel MD SOM:Medicine NIAID
Epidemiology and Outcomes of Premature Geriatrics Syndromes Brown, Rebecca Tyler SOM:Medicine NIA
Immunodiagnosis of Active Tuberculosis in HIV-Infected Patients Cattamanchi, Adithya MD SOM:Medicine NHLBI
Health; Function; and Health Outcomes of Geriatric Prisoners Williams, Brie MD SOM:Medicine NIA
Frailty and Functional Status in Older Liver Transplant Patients Lai, Jennifer C. MD SOM:Medicine NIA
A Pharmacogenomics Study of HIV Latency: The Role of PD-1 Signaling Lee, Sulggi Angela MD SOM:Medicine NIGMS
Psychological Stress and Risk of Cardiovascular Disease Cohen, Beth MD SOM:Medicine NHLBI
Blood Pressure in Advanced Chronic Kidney Disease Bansal, Nisha MD SOM:Medicine NIDDK
Evaluation of Novel Tuberculosis Screening Strategies for People Living with HIV Yoon, Christina SOM:Medicine NIAID
Using Genomics to Elucidate the Pathogenesis of Granulomatosis with Polyangiitis Chung, Sharon A. SOM:Medicine NIAMS
Evaluating Health Care Quality in Systemic Lupus Erythematosus Yazdany, Jinoos MD, MPH SOM:Medicine NIAMS
Elucidating Pathways of Vascular Dysfunction and Myocardial Injury in ESRD Dubin, Ruth SOM:Medicine NIDDK
Identifying the Neural Basis and Functional Role of Emotional Empathy in Dementia Sturm, Virginia PhD SOM:Neurology NIA
Mechanisms of Spatial Cognitive Impairment in Neurodegenerative Disease Possin, Katherine Laurel PhD SOM:Neurology NIA
MRI Mechanisms of Adverse Outcome in Preterm Infants with Seizures Glass, Hannah FRCP, MA, MD SOM:Neurology NINDS
Reward Processing in Frontotemporal Dementia Perry, David C. MD SOM:Neurology NIA
Cognitive and Neural Correlates of Inflammation in Healthy Older Adults Bettcher, Brianne Magouirk SOM:Neurology NIA
Neuroeconomics of Framing Effects and Risk Attitudes in Early Dementia Chiong, Winston SOM:Neurology NIA
Detecting Presymptomatic Disease in Inherited Frontotemporal Dementia Lee, Suzee MD SOM:Neurology NIA
Decision Making in Complicated Pregnancies Kerns, Jennifer MD, MPH SOM:Obstetrics, Gynecology & Rep Sci NICHD
Primary and Secondary Effects of Mass Antibiotic Distributions for Trachoma Gaynor, Bruce MD SOM:Ophthalmology NEI
Community Partnering to Encourage Healthy Beverage Intake through Child Care Patel, Anisha Indravadan MD SOM:Pediatrics NICHD
Evaluating Re-Active Surveillance Strategies for Malaria Elimination in Swaziland Hsiang, Michelle Sang SOM:Pediatrics NIAID
HIV Disease Progression in African Children Ruel, Theodore MD SOM:Pediatrics NICHD
Improving Breastfeeding Outcomes by Interventions Targeted Toward At-Risk Infants Flaherman, Valerie MD, MPH SOM:Pediatrics NICHD
Metabolic Syndrome after Pediatric Liver Transplant: Causes and Consequences Perito, Emily Rothbaum MD SOM:Pediatrics NIDDK
Understanding and Preventing Pediatric Asthma Readmissions Bardach, Naomi MD SOM:Pediatrics NICHD
Early Biomarkers in Neonatal Brain Injury Bonifacio, Sonia L. SOM:Pediatrics NINDS
Factors Associated to Poor Mobility in Older Adults with Schizophrenia Leutwyler, Heather Christine SON:Physiological Nursing NIA
OT-Based Cognitive Rehabilitation of Cocaine Abusers Kalapatapu, Rajkumar Kiran SOM:Psychiatry NIDA
Improving Metabolic Screening in Diverse Severely Mentally Ill Populations Mangurian, Christina MD SOM:Psychiatry NIMH
Social Media Intervention for Young Adult Smokers Ramo, Danielle E. SOM:Psychiatry NIDA
Prime to Action: Enhancing Motivation in Recent Onset Schizophrenia Schlosser, Danielle A. SOM:Psychiatry NIMH
Gender Based Violence and HIV Outcomes: Tracking and Treating Mental Illness Meffert, Susan SOM:Psychiatry NIMH
Effects of Psychosocial Stress on Endothelial Progenitor Cells Aschbacher, Kirstin SOM:Psychiatry NHLBI
Assessment of Outcomes and Cost-Effectiveness in Early Orthodontic Treatment Chen, James J. SOM:Radiation Oncology NIDCR
Effects of Fish Oil on Inflammation and Vascular function in Claudicants Grenon, Marlene SOM:Surgery NHLBI