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Spring 2020 Grants & You: Grants Funded - Congratulations!


External Grants Funded December 12, 2019 – March 17, 2020


**Elton Bordenave, PhD, MEd, and Jeffrey Alexander, PhD, ATSU Center for Resilience in Aging, “Safe at Home Community of Care," Year 5 (Aster Prime, Sub to ATSU), Dignity Health, $16,000, January 2020 – December 2021.


**Joy H. Lewis, DO, PhD, FACP, Kate Whelihan, MPH, and Eboni Anderson, DHEd, MA, MEd, MSW, SOMA Public Health; Aaron Allgood, DO, SOMA Clinical Science Education; and Deborah Heath, DO, SOMA Osteopathic Principles & Practice, “AMA Accelerating Change in Medical Education Consortium: 2018-2021," Year 2, American Medical Association, $15,000, January – December 2020.

**Joy H. Lewis, DO, PhD, FACP, and Kate Whelihan, MPH, SOMA Public Health, and Curt Bay, PhD, ASHS Interdisciplinary Health Sciences, “Dissemination of the Cancer Screening Transformation Project," Year 2 (NACHC Prime, Sub to SOMA), Centers for Disease Control & Prevention, $18,000, December 2019 – July 2020.


**Annette Bettridge, PA-C, MS, FNP, ASHS Physician Assistant Program, “Stamp Out Stigma: De‑stigmatizing Substance Use Disorders and Co-morbid Mental Illness Through Innovative Curricular Strategies,” PA Foundation (NIDA Mentored Outreach Award), $10,000, January – December 2020.


*Lauren Friess, D3, and Herbert Silva, DMD, MOSDOH St. Louis Dental Education & Oral Health Center, “MOSDOH Dentures for Veterans Project,” American Dental Association Foundation, $11,418, December 2019 – November 2020.


**Katelyn Kleutsch, D2, and 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.

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