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Grants & You Newsletter Fall 2016: Grants Funded - Congratulations!

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Grants Funded at ASHS (June 15-September 13, 2016)

External Grants Awarded:

Tamara Valovich McLeod, PhD, ATC, ASHS Interdisciplinary Health Sciences, “Youth Football Safety Study, Year 5,” Datalys Center, $20,000, July 2016 – December 2016.

** Kenneth Lam, ScD, ATC, and Curt Bay, PhD, ASHS Interdisciplinary Health Sciences, “Do treatments provided at the point-of-care influence recurrent injury risk and long-term patient outcomes after acute lateral ankle sprain?” National Athletic Trainers’ Association, $104,075, September 2016 – August 2019.

Grants Funded at ASDOH (June 15-September 13, 2016)

External Grants Awarded:

*Jack Dillenberg, DDS, MPH, ASDOH Dental, “Expanding Dental Workforce Training within Collaborative, Team-based Care Targeting FQHC/Underserved Populations, Year 7,” HRSA, $349,935, July 2016 – June 2017.

**Ann Spolarich, RDH, PhD, and Marc Schlossman, DDS, MS, ASDOH, “Prevention of Plaque and Gingivitis Development Secondary to Placement of Orthodontia in the 12-18 Year Old Population Using CloSYS Fluoride Oral Rinse,” Rowpar Pharmaceuticals, $18,988, August 2016 – December 2016.

*Yvette Thornton, RDH, and Heather Johnson, RDH, MEd, ASDOH, “Smiles Across Pinal County, Year 2,” The Delta Dental of Arizona Foundation, $50,000, August 2016 – July 2017.

Grants Funded at KCOM (June 15-September 13, 2016)

External Grants Awarded:

*Tatyana Kondrashova, MD, PhD, and Shannon McAllister, OMS I, KCOM Family/Preventive Medicine and Community Health, “Development of Ultrasound-Guided Knee Injection Skills in Second, Third, and Fourth Year Osteopathic Medical Students and Residents Using a Musculoskeletal Ultrasound Training Model of the Knee,” NMOCT, $6,374, July 2016 – June 2017.

*Robert Ligorsky, DO, KCOM Arizona Region, “Kirksville College of Osteopathic Medicine Class of 2018: New Student Workshops,” Ethicon, $1,000, June 2016 – June 2017.

*Janet Head, EdD, RN, KCOM AHEC, “ATSU – KCOM Point of Service Maintenance & Enhancement, Year 20,” Health Resources and Services Administration, $316,314, September 2016 – August 2017. 

Intramural Grant Awarded:

KCOM Biomedical Sciences Proposals Funded - $6,000

Karsen Adams and Raja Rachakatla, PhD, KCOM Anatomy, “Differentiation of Rabbit Umbilical Cord Stem Cells to Cardiomyocytes.”

Grant Funded at SOMA (June 15-September 13, 2016)

External Grant Awarded:

*Lise McCoy, EdD, SOMA Medical Humanities, “Interprofessional Education Community of Practice: Connecting IPE Training to Collaborative Practice in Community Health Settings,” Arizona Nexus Innovation Incubator (Arizona State University Prime; Sub to SOMA), $20,000, March 2016 – August 2016.

*Full proposal development and support provided by the ATSU Sponsored Programs team
**Technical support provided by the ATSU Sponsored Programs/Research Support team(s)