New Extramural Research Funding Highlights FY18

Gastroenterology and Hepatology:

Don Rockey, M.D.
A Molecular Approach to the Pathogenesis of Portal Hypertension
NIH/NIDDK, October 4, 2017

General Internal Medicine:

Patrick Mauldin, Ph.D.
South Carolina Surgical Quality Collaborative
Health Sciences SC, October 17, 2017

Infectious Diseases: 

Susan Dorman, M.D.
Novel Biomarkers to Shorten TB Treatment
Rutgers University, January 22, 2018

Susan Dorman, M.D.
Tuberculosis Trial Consortium of the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (TBTC)
Department of Veterans Affairs, May 22, 2018

Susan Dorman, M.D.
Accuracy of the Xpert Ultra for Diagnosis of Pulmonary Tuberculosis
NIH/NIAID, February 15, 2018

Susan Dorman, M.D.
Multi-Disciplinary Clinical Research and Mentoring in Tuberculosis Diagnostics
NIH/NIAID, November 1, 2017


Daria Ilatovskaya, Ph.D.
The Involvement of ATP-Dependent Inhibition of ENaC in ARPKD Cystogenesis
NIH/NIDDK, February 15, 2018

Pulmonary, Critical Care, Allergy, and Sleep Medicine:

Dee Ford, M.D., MSCR
Telehealth Center of Excellence
HRSA, March 26, 2018

Andrew Goodwin, M.D.
The Role of Circulating Micro RNAs in ARDS Pathogenesis and Outcomes
NIH/NHLBI, July 26, 2017

Nandita Nadig, M.D., MSCR
The Psychological Impact of Inter-ICU Transfers
Society of Critical Care Medicine, April 18, 2018

Lynn Schnapp, M.D.
Role of Pericytes in Scleroderma Skin and Lung Fibrosis
NIH/NHLBI, August 16, 2017

Rheumatology and Immunology:

Gary Gilkeson, M.D.
Improving Minority Health in Rheumatic Disease (I aM HeaRD)
NIH/NIAMS, October 16, 2017

Richard Silver, M.D.
Antifibrotic Effects of Dabigatran in Scleroderma Patients
Scleroderma Foundation, April 24, 2018

Betty Tsao, Ph.D.
Transancestral Fine Mapping and Functional Dissection of Autophagy-Related SLE Risk Loci
NIH/NIAMS, April 30, 2018