External Grants Funded March 18, 2020 – June 9, 2020
*Michelle DiBaise, DHSc, PA-C, ASHS Physician Assistant Studies, Deanna Hunsaker, DHEd, ATSU Student Affairs, and Clinton Normore, MBA, ATSU Diversity, “Recruiting, Retaining, and Placing Disadvantaged Students as Primary Care Physician Assistants in Underserved Communities," Year 1, Health Resources & Services Administration – Scholarships for Disadvantaged Students, $600,000, July 2020 – June 2021.
**Deanna Hunsaker, DHEd, ATSU Student Affairs, “A.T. Still University’s Coronavirus, Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act: Project to Provide Emergency Financial Aid Grants to Students,” US Department of Education, $269,910, May 2020 – May 2021.
*Fred Schwartz, DO, FACOFP, SOMA, “Pathways to Primary Care Behavioral Health Integration in the Nation’s Health Centers: Creating Master Adaptive Learners Where the Need is Greatest," Year 2, Health Resources & Services Administration – Grants for Primary Care Training and Enhancement, $399,654, July 2020 – June 2021.
**Katelyn Kleutsch, D2, Ann Spolarich, RDH, PhD, ASDOH, “Assessing Patient and Provider Perceptions about Teledentistry in the Emergency Department,” American Association of Public Health Dentistry Foundation, $5,000, March 2020 – February 2021.
**Marc Shlossman, DDS, MS, and Ann Spolarich, RDH, PhD, ASDOH, “Academic Research Services Agreement,” Rowpar Pharmaceuticals, $69,239, March 2020 – February 2021.
*Michelle DiBaise, DHSc, PA-C, and Kimberly DeVore, PA-C, MS, ASHS Physician Assistant Studies, “Primary Care Physician Assistants as Change Leaders: Improving Access to Quality Behavioral and Mental Health Care for the Nation’s Rural and Underserved," Year 1, Health Resources & Services Administration – Grants for Primary Care Training and Enhancement, $299,535, July 2020 – June 2021.
*Full proposal development and support provided by the ATSU Sponsored Programs team
**Technical support provided by the ATSU Sponsored Programs/Research Support team(s)