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Grants & You Newsletter Fall 2018: Grants Funded - Congratulations!

Grants Funded

Grants Funded June 14 - September 14, 2018

Grants Funded at MOSDOH

External Grant Awarded:

*Patty Inks, RDH, MS, MOSDOH St. Louis Clinic, “Dental Health Initiative for St. Louis Seniors," Year 2, Retirement Research Foundation, $27,635, October 2018 – September 2019.

Grants Funded at KCOM

External Grants Awarded:

*Hong Chartrand, DPH, KCOM Area Health Education Center, “MAHEC 2017-2022: A Statewide Network for Interprofessional Health Care Workforce Development and Practice Transformation in Rural and Underserved Missouri," Year 2, Health Resources and Services Administration, $894,617, September 2018 – August 2019.

*Michael French, KCOM AHEC, “AHEC Scholars Kick-Off Event,” Missouri Department of Health & Senior Services - Office of Primary Care & Rural Health, $2,999, September – October 2018.

*Yohei Norimatsu, PhD, KCOM Physiology, “Atomic-scale Refinement of CFTR and TAAR1 Molecular Models for the Study of Drug Binding,” National Institutes of Health NIGMS (R15), $382,343, September 2018 – August 2021.

*Benjamin Schrant, DO, KCOM Surgery, Lisa Archer, RN, KCOM Curriculum, “Development of a Surgical and Intubation Training Center for Osteopathic Trainees in the ATSU Human Patient Simulation Lab,” Northeast Missouri Osteopathic Charitable Trust, $15,274, July 2018 – December 2019.

**Arielle Willis, KCOM AHEC, “Northeast Missouri Regional Arthritis Center," Year 34, Missouri Department of Health & Senior Services, $53,250, July 2018 – June 2019.

*Margaret Wilson, DO, KCOM Dean, Patricia Sexton, DHEd, KCOM Family Medicine, Preventive Medicine, and Community Health, “Preparing Primary Care Trainees to Transform Health Care Systems," Year 4, Health Resources and Services Administration, $247,697, July 2018 – June 2019.

Intramural Grants Awarded:

Warner/Fermaturo and the ATSU Board of Trustees Research Grant

​Neal Chamberlain, PhD, KCOM Microbiology, Timothy Geisbuhler, PhD, KCOM Physiology, “Purification of Persistence-Inducing Factors from Staphylococcus aureus(SH1000 & USA300) and Staphylococcus epidermidis(RP62a),” $7,500.

Grants Funded at ASDOH

External Grants Awarded:

*Wayne Cottam, DMD, MS, ASDOH, “Expanding Dental Workforce Training within Collaborative, Team-based Care Targeting FQHC/Underserved Populations," Year 9, Health Resources and Services Administration, $344,480, July 2018 – June 2019.

*Mai-Ly Duong, DMD, MPH, MAEd, ASDOH Advanced Care Clinic, “Oral Cancer Prevention & Human Papilloma Virus (HPV)-related Oral Cancer,” Academy of General Dentistry Foundation, $5,000, April – September 2018.

*Yvette Thornton, RDH, MPH, Heather Johnson, RDH, MEd, ASDOH Integrated Community Service Partnership, “Smiles Across Pinal County," Year 4, Delta Dental of Arizona Foundation,” $50,000, August 2018 – July 2019.

Grants Funded at SOMA

External Grants Awarded:

*Joy Lewis, DO, PhD, FACP, SOMA Public Health, Kelli Glaser, DO, FACOFP, SOMA Family & Community Medicine, and Valerie Sheridan, DO, FACOS, FACS, SOMA Clinical Education Department, “Leading and Teaching in the Nation’s Health Centers: The Primary Care Transformation Executive Fellowship," Year 1, Health Resources and Services Administration – Primary Care Training and Enhancement, $399,987, September 2018 – August 2019.

*Frederic Schwartz, DO, FACOFP, SOMA Clinical Science Education, “Nationally Expanding the Teaching Health Center Highway to Keep Primary Care GME Services Relevant to Community Health," Year 5 Amendment (The Wright Center for Graduate Medical Education, Prime, Sub to SOMA), Health Resources and Services Administration, $139,013, January – June 2018.

*Frederic Schwartz, DO, FACOFP, SOMA Clinical Science Education, “Serving, Teaching, and Learning Where the Need is Greatest," Year 3 (The Wright Center for Graduate Medical Education Prime, Sub to SOMA), Health Resources and Services Administration – Primary Care Training Enhancement, $89,954, July 2018 – June 2019.

Grants Funded at ASHS

External Grants Awarded:

**Kenneth Lam, ScD, ATC, Curt Bay, PhD, ASHS Interdisciplinary Sciences, “Do Treatments Provided at the Point-of-Care Influence Recurrent Injury Risk and Long-term Patient Outcomes after Acute Lateral Ankle Sprain?" Year 3, National Athletic Trainers’ Association Research & Education Foundation, $31,465, September 2018 – August 2019.

*Tamara Valovich McLeod, PhD, ATC, FNATA, ASHS Athletic Training Program, “A Community Partnership to Foster Health and Sport Safety Education Among Ethnically Diverse Youth,” National Athletic Trainers' Association, $5,000, July 2018 – June 2019.

Intramural Grants Awarded:

Warner/Fermaturo and the ATSU Board of Trustees Research Grant

Rachel Diamant, PhD, OTR/L, BCP, ASHS Occupational Therapy, “The Relationships between Sensory Processing Behaviors, Temperament Characteristics for Effortful Control, and Executive Functioning in School-Age Children,” $1,586.


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