New Extramural Research Funding Highlights FY19



Jeremy Yu, M.D., Ph.D.
Translational Research in Pediatric and Obstetric Pharmacology and Therapeutics
NIH/NICHD, 8/22/2018

General Internal Medicine:

William Moran, M.D.
PCTE: Training Community Transformation Champions
HRSA, 9/10/2018

Andrew Schreiner, M.D., MSCR
Improving the Diagnosis of Liver Disease in Primary Care Patients with Abnormal Liver Function
NIH/NIDDK, 7/19/2018

Elizabeth Kirkland, M.D., MSCR
Patient factors associated with sustained clinical benefit in remote monitoring
COM K12 Clinician Scientist Award, 5/1/2019


Irl Greenwell, M.D.
Efficacy of Bendamustine-Obinutuzumab-Venetoclax Induction in Untreated Mantle Cell Lymphoma
Lymphoma Research Foundation, 7/23/2018

Infectious Diseases:

Eric Meissner, M.D., Ph.D.
Pathways to Cardiovascular Disease Prevention and Impact of Specialty Referral in Under-Represented Racial/Ethnic Minorities with HIV
Duke University, 3/21/2019


Deepak Nihalani, Ph.D.
Preclinical Therapeutic Validation of a Novel Therapeutic Lead for Treating Glomerular Diseases Such as Focal and Segmental Gomerulosclerosis
NIH/NIDDK, 9/19/2018


Lynn Schnapp, M.D.
Pulmonary Focused Foundations in Innovation and Scholarship (PuFFInS)
NIH/NHLBI, 5/28/2019

Bryan Garcia, M.D.
Study to understand disease course inflammation and endotype of South Carolinians with nontuberculous mycobacteria (STUDIES NTM)" from the SCTR Institute
COM K12 Clinician Scientist Award, 5/1/2019


Paula Ramos, Ph.D.
Identification of Functional Regulatory Marks Involved in Monocyte Dysfunction in Scleroderma
Scleroderma Foundation, 4/2/2019

DeAnna Baker-Frost, M.D., Ph.D.
The Role of Estradiol in Systemic Sclerosis
SCTR KL2 Scholars, 7/1/2018

Betty Tsao, Ph.D.
Predictive Biomarkers for Disease Activity and Organ Damage in Patients with Lupus
NIH/NIAMS, 7/3/2018

Pathogenic Role of SAT1 Variants in Monogenic Lupus
NIH/NIAMS, 5/1/2019

The Role of Missense NCF1 Variant p.R90H in Scleroderma Pathogenesis
Scleroderma Foundation, 4/2/2019