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
Using Genomics to Elucidate the Pathogenesis of Granulomatosis with Polyangiitis http://projectreporter.nih.gov/project_info_description.cfm?aid=8510175 Chung, Sharon A. SOM:Medicine NIAMS
Elucidating Pathways of Vascular Dysfunction and Myocardial Injury in ESRD http://projectreporter.nih.gov/project_info_description.cfm?aid=8460560 Dubin, Ruth SOM:Medicine NIDDK
Evaluating Health Care Quality in Systemic Lupus Erythematosus http://projectreporter.nih.gov/project_info_description.cfm?aid=8189989 Yazdany, Jinoos MD, MPH SOM:Medicine NIAMS
Wood Smoke and Genetic Susceptibility to Asthma in an Honduran Population http://projectreporter.nih.gov/project_info_description.cfm?aid=8535315 Galanter, Joshua Mark SOM:Medicine NHLBI
Improving Early Identification of Drug Resistant Tuberculosis in HIV Prevalent SE http://projectreporter.nih.gov/project_info_description.cfm?aid=8239931 Metcalfe, John MD SOM:Medicine NIAID
Functional; Cognitive; and Social Vulnerabilities and Hospital Readmission http://projectreporter.nih.gov/project_info_description.cfm?aid=8568611 Greysen, Scott Ryan SOM:Medicine NIA
Effects of Sleep Duration and Architecture on Insulin Sensitivity http://projectreporter.nih.gov/project_info_description.cfm?aid=8127839 Rao, Madhu MD SOM:Medicine NHLBI
The Role of Periodontal Disease in Chronic Kidney Disease Progression http://projectreporter.nih.gov/project_info_description.cfm?aid=8507727 Grubbs, Vanessa SOM:Medicine NIDDK
HIV; Gut Mucosal Turnover and Inflammation; and the Risk of Colorectal Neoplasia http://projectreporter.nih.gov/project_info_description.cfm?aid=8241527 Somsouk, Ma MD, MAS SOM:Medicine NCI
Enhancing Appreciation of the Clinical Significance of Acute Kidney Injury http://projectreporter.nih.gov/project_info_description.cfm?aid=8617676 Hsu, Raymond SOM:Medicine NIDDK
The Overlap Syndrome of COPD and OSA: Determinants of Health Status and Outcomes http://projectreporter.nih.gov/project_info_description.cfm?aid=8130609 Omachi, Theodore MD SOM:Medicine NHLBI
Chemokine-Related Acute Lung Injury Pathogenesis in African-American Patients http://projectreporter.nih.gov/project_info_description.cfm?aid=8425913 Kangelaris, Kirsten Neudoerffer SOM:Medicine NHLBI
Racial/Ethnic Disparities in Kidney Function Decline: Genes or Environment? http://projectreporter.nih.gov/project_info_description.cfm?aid=8103055 Peralta, Carmen MD SOM:Medicine NIDDK
Airway Microbial Community Structure and Function in Chronic Asthma http://projectreporter.nih.gov/project_info_description.cfm?aid=8190346 Huang, Yvonne MD SOM:Medicine NHLBI
Why Do Patients with Cardiovascular Disease Develop Kidney Injury and Disease? http://projectreporter.nih.gov/project_info_description.cfm?aid=8563805 Park, Meyeon SOM:Medicine NIDDK
Individualizing Treatment for Nursing Home Residents with Diabetes Mellitus http://projectreporter.nih.gov/project_info_description.cfm?aid=8189168 Lee, Sei MD SOM:Medicine NIA
Technology-Based Adaptive Treatment Strategies for Antiretroviral Adherence http://projectreporter.nih.gov/project_info_description.cfm?aid=8490444 Saberi, Parya SOM:Medicine NIMH
A Rational Approach to Liver Toxicity Monitoring in Methotrexate Users http://projectreporter.nih.gov/project_info_description.cfm?aid=8426050 Schmajuk, Gabriela SOM:Medicine NIAMS
A Multidimensional Approach to Urogenital Aging in Older Women http://projectreporter.nih.gov/project_info_description.cfm?aid=8188828 Huang, Alison MD SOM:Medicine NIA
The Effects of Lung Transplant on Disability and Health-Related Quality of Life http://projectreporter.nih.gov/project_info_description.cfm?aid=8534269 Singer, Jonathan Paul SOM:Medicine NHLBI
Immunologic Consequences of Highly Effective Antimalarial Chemoprevention http://projectreporter.nih.gov/project_info_description.cfm?aid=8353165 Jagannathan, Prasanna MD SOM:Medicine NIAID
P0045982 Late Life Disability: Epidemiology; Symptoms; Quality Of Life http://projectreporter.nih.gov/project_info_description.cfm?aid=8535119 Smith, Alexander Keliimoeanu SOM:Medicine NIA
Optimizing Rapid and Full Engagement in Care for Persons with Newly Diagnosed HIV http://projectreporter.nih.gov/project_info_description.cfm?aid=8105159 Christopoulos, Katerina MD, MPH SOM:Medicine NIMH
CKD Awareness and Self-Management: Interventions for Safety-Net Patients http://projectreporter.nih.gov/project_info_description.cfm?aid=8545837 Tuot, Delphine SOM:Medicine NIDDK
A Whole Systems Approach to the Study of Ayurveda for Cancer Survivorship http://projectreporter.nih.gov/project_info_description.cfm?aid=8056640 Dhruva, Anand MD SOM:Medicine NCCAM
Translational Research on the Role of IL-17 Cytokines in Severe Asthma http://projectreporter.nih.gov/project_info_description.cfm?aid=8634501 Bhakta, Nirav Rati SOM:Medicine NHLBI
Molecular Epidemiology and Geospatial Analysis of TB Transmission in Uganda http://projectreporter.nih.gov/project_info_description.cfm?aid=8209697 Chamie, Gabriel MD SOM:Medicine NIAID
Epidemiology and Outcomes of Premature Geriatrics Syndromes http://projectreporter.nih.gov/project_info_details.cfm?aid=8699566 Brown, Rebecca Tyler SOM:Medicine NIA
Immunodiagnosis of Active Tuberculosis in HIV-Infected Patients http://projectreporter.nih.gov/project_info_description.cfm?aid=8044756 Cattamanchi, Adithya MD SOM:Medicine NHLBI
Health; Function; and Health Outcomes of Geriatric Prisoners http://projectreporter.nih.gov/project_info_description.cfm?aid=8077930 Williams, Brie MD SOM:Medicine NIA
Frailty and Functional Status in Older Liver Transplant Patients http://projectreporter.nih.gov/project_info_details.cfm?aid=8768418 Lai, Jennifer C. MD SOM:Medicine NIA
A Pharmacogenomics Study of HIV Latency: The Role of PD-1 Signaling http://projectreporter.nih.gov/project_info_description.cfm?aid=8789728 Lee, Sulggi Angela MD SOM:Medicine NIGMS
Psychological Stress and Risk of Cardiovascular Disease http://projectreporter.nih.gov/project_info_description.cfm?aid=8265832 Cohen, Beth MD SOM:Medicine NHLBI
Blood Pressure in Advanced Chronic Kidney Disease http://projectreporter.nih.gov/project_info_description.cfm?aid=8138360 Bansal, Nisha MD SOM:Medicine NIDDK
Evaluation of Novel Tuberculosis Screening Strategies for People Living with HIV http://projectreporter.nih.gov/project_info_details.cfm?aid=8789754 Yoon, Christina SOM:Medicine NIAID
Detecting Presymptomatic Disease in Inherited Frontotemporal Dementia http://projectreporter.nih.gov/project_info_description.cfm?aid=8241501 Lee, Suzee MD SOM:Neurology NIA
Identifying the Neural Basis and Functional Role of Emotional Empathy in Dementia http://projectreporter.nih.gov/project_info_description.cfm?aid=8300539 Sturm, Virginia PhD SOM:Neurology NIA
Mechanisms of Spatial Cognitive Impairment in Neurodegenerative Disease http://projectreporter.nih.gov/project_info_description.cfm?aid=8111039 Possin, Katherine Laurel PhD SOM:Neurology NIA
MRI Mechanisms of Adverse Outcome in Preterm Infants with Seizures http://projectreporter.nih.gov/project_info_description.cfm?aid=8037069 Glass, Hannah FRCP, MA, MD SOM:Neurology NINDS
Reward Processing in Frontotemporal Dementia http://projectreporter.nih.gov/project_info_details.cfm?aid=8765655 Perry, David C. MD SOM:Neurology NIA
Cognitive and Neural Correlates of Inflammation in Healthy Older Adults http://projectreporter.nih.gov/project_info_description.cfm?aid=8529440 Bettcher, Brianne Magouirk SOM:Neurology NIA
Neuroeconomics of Framing Effects and Risk Attitudes in Early Dementia http://projectreporter.nih.gov/project_info_description.cfm?aid=8581646 Chiong, Winston SOM:Neurology NIA
Decision Making in Complicated Pregnancies http://projectreporter.nih.gov/project_info_description.cfm?aid=8190218 Kerns, Jennifer MD, MPH SOM:Obstetrics, Gynecology & Rep Sci NICHD
Primary and Secondary Effects of Mass Antibiotic Distributions for Trachoma http://projectreporter.nih.gov/project_info_description.cfm?aid=8129513 Gaynor, Bruce MD SOM:Ophthalmology NEI
Community Partnering to Encourage Healthy Beverage Intake through Child Care http://projectreporter.nih.gov/project_info_description.cfm?aid=8189166 Patel, Anisha Indravadan MD SOM:Pediatrics NICHD
Evaluating Re-Active Surveillance Strategies for Malaria Elimination in Swaziland http://projectreporter.nih.gov/project_info_description.cfm?aid=8471646 Hsiang, Michelle Sang SOM:Pediatrics NIAID
HIV Disease Progression in African Children http://projectreporter.nih.gov/project_info_description.cfm?aid=8056793 Ruel, Theodore MD SOM:Pediatrics NICHD
Improving Breastfeeding Outcomes by Interventions Targeted Toward At-Risk Infants http://projectreporter.nih.gov/project_info_description.cfm?aid=8111067 Flaherman, Valerie MD, MPH SOM:Pediatrics NICHD
Metabolic Syndrome after Pediatric Liver Transplant: Causes and Consequences http://projectreporter.nih.gov/project_info_details.cfm?aid=8764594 Perito, Emily Rothbaum MD SOM:Pediatrics NIDDK
Understanding and Preventing Pediatric Asthma Readmissions http://projectreporter.nih.gov/project_info_description.cfm?aid=8189587 Bardach, Naomi MD SOM:Pediatrics NICHD
Early Biomarkers in Neonatal Brain Injury http://projectreporter.nih.gov/project_info_description.cfm?aid=8635230 Bonifacio, Sonia L. SOM:Pediatrics NINDS
Factors Associated to Poor Mobility in Older Adults with Schizophrenia http://projectreporter.nih.gov/project_info_description.cfm?aid=8634467 Leutwyler, Heather Christine SON:Physiological Nursing NIA
OT-Based Cognitive Rehabilitation of Cocaine Abusers http://projectreporter.nih.gov/project_info_description.cfm?aid=8424636 Kalapatapu, Rajkumar Kiran SOM:Psychiatry NIDA
Improving Metabolic Screening in Diverse Severely Mentally Ill Populations http://projectreporter.nih.gov/project_info_description.cfm?aid=8703791 Mangurian, Christina MD SOM:Psychiatry NIMH
Social Media Intervention for Young Adult Smokers http://projectreporter.nih.gov/project_info_description.cfm?aid=8490727 Ramo, Danielle E. SOM:Psychiatry NIDA
Prime to Action: Enhancing Motivation in Recent Onset Schizophrenia http://projectreporter.nih.gov/project_info_description.cfm?aid=8510006 Schlosser, Danielle A. SOM:Psychiatry NIMH
Gender Based Violence and HIV Outcomes: Tracking and Treating Mental Illness http://projectreporter.nih.gov/project_info_details.cfm?aid=8960533 Meffert, Susan SOM:Psychiatry NIMH
Effects of Psychosocial Stress on Endothelial Progenitor Cells http://projectreporter.nih.gov/project_info_description.cfm?aid=8451983 Aschbacher, Kirstin SOM:Psychiatry NHLBI
Assessment of Outcomes and Cost-Effectiveness in Early Orthodontic Treatment http://projectreporter.nih.gov/project_info_description.cfm?aid=8617583 Chen, James J. SOM:Radiation Oncology NIDCR
Effects of Fish Oil on Inflammation and Vascular function in Claudicants http://projectreporter.nih.gov/project_info_details.cfm?aid=8678662 Grenon, Marlene SOM:Surgery NHLBI