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Grants Funded - 2009

(KCOM faculty and staff are listed in bold font)

Baer, Robert W, Ph.D. (KCOM Department of Physiology) and Christine Wilson (Biomed Student); "Caspase-8 & the Endothelin Mediated Melanoma Migration Pathway"; Biomedical Sciences Program Award, $5,000; 04/01/09-06/30/10.

 

Blansit, Doug, MPS, MLIS (A.T. Still Memorial Library) and Debra Loguda-Summers (Still National Osteopathic Museum); “Transcription and Digitization of the Andrew Taylor Still, M.D., D.O., Papers"; Missouri State LSTA - Library Services and Technology Act; $38,761; 02/01/09-01/31/10.

 

Boling, Ralph O., D.O., (KCOM Department of Surgery); “OB Simulator"; Northeast Missouri Osteopathic Charitable Trust; $50,000; 06/26/09-06/25/10.

 

Carlson, George C., Ph.D. (KCOM Department of Physiology); "Preclinical Trials of NFkB Inhibition in the Treatment of Muscular Dystrophy"; NIH, $201,967; 04/03/09-03/31/12.

 

Carlson, George C., Ph.D. (KCOM Department of Physiology); "Assessing the Therapeutic Utility of Specific lkappaB-alpha Kinase 2 (IKK2) Inhibitors in Treating Muscular Dystrophy"; Association Francaise contre les Myopathies, 30.000 euros; 03/01/09-02/28/10.

Cenedella, Richard J., Ph.D.
(KCOM Department of Biochemistry); “Lecture/Research Award: Course in Human Nutrition/Peliotropic Effects of Statins on Cultured Lens Epithelial Cells;” Council for the International Exchange of Scholars: Fulbright Scholars Program; 01/01/09-06/30/09.

 

Chamberlain, Neal R., Ph.D. (KCOM Department of Microbiology/Immunology), Brian Draper, OMS III, and Jane C. Johnson, M.A. (ATSU Research Support); "Osteopathic Manipulative Treatment: Assessment of KCOM Medical Student Beliefs About OMT Before Entering Medical School & After One Year at KCOM"; KOAA-KCOM Education Program Fund, $2,000; 08/01/09-07/31/10.

 

Chamberlain, Neal R., Ph.D. (KCOM Department of Microbiology/Immunology), Brian Draper, OMS II, Christian Fossum, D.O. (Europe) (A.T. Still Research Institute) and Jane C. Johnson, M.A. (ATSU Research Support); "Osteopathic Manipulative Treatment: Assessing Medical Student Beliefs About OMT Before Entering Medical School to Their Utilization of OMT in Their Clinical Practice"; AACOM, $5,000; 03/01/09-02/28/10.

 

Chamberlain, Neal, Ph.D. (KCOM Department of Microbiology/Immunology) and Valerie Nguyen (Biomed Student); "Persistence of Staphylococcus epidermidis Following Antibiotic Treatment"; Biomedical Sciences Program Award, $5,000; 04/01/09-06/30/10.

 

Chang, Yingzi, Ph.D. (KCOM Department of Pharmacology); "Role of Interleukin-6 in Hyperinsulinemia-enhanced Vascular Injury-induced Restenosis"; Warner/Fermaturo & ATSU Board of Trustees Research Fund, $4,000; 06/01/09-05/31/11.

 

Degenhardt, Brian F, D.O., C-SPOMM, C-OFP (A.T. Still Research Institute), Eric Snider, D.O. (KCOM Department of Osteopathic Manipulative Medicine) Kelly Halma, D.O. (KCOM Department of Osteopathic Manipulative Medicine) and Jane C. Johnson, M.A. (ATSU Research Support); "Determing the Clinical Value of Positional Asymmetry Tests of the Pelvis - Phase I"; American Osteopathic Association, $50,000; 09/01/09-08/31/10.

 

French, Michael and Janet Head, Ed.D., R.N., KCOM AHEC Program Office, “Missouri SEARCH Program Subcontract for Missouri Primary Care Association,” MPCA—National Health Service Corps, $25,000, 11/01/09-09/29/10.

 

French, Michael, KCOM AHEC Program Office, “MAHEC Core Operations: Health Care Workforce Development Pipeline for Missouri,” Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services, $33,500, 07/01/09-06/30/10.

 

Fountain, Doris, R.N., (KCOM AHEC Program Office); “Northeast Missouri Regional Arthritis Center - Year 25"; Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services; $46,962; 07/01/09-06/30/10.

 

Head, Janet, Ed.D., R.N., (Department of Family & Community Medicine); “A Health Workforce Development Strategy, Model State-Supported AHEC - Year 13"; Health Resources and Services Administration; $278,808; 09/01/09-08/31/10.

 

Head, Janet, Ed.D., R.N., (Department of Family & Community Medicine); “A.T. Still University Recovery Project - American Reinvestment & Recover Act (ARRA)"; Corporation for National & Community Service; $30,000; 06/01/09-05/31/10.

 

Jorden, Steven, M.A., (ATSU Department of Student Financial Assistance); “Federal Work Study Program - Year 23"; U.S. Department of Education; $300,000; 07/01/09-06/30/10.

 

Kondrashov, Peter, Ph.D. (KCOM Department of Anatomy); "Postcranial Adaptation of Arctocyon (Mammalia, Arctocyonidae) from the Early Paleocene of Western North America"; Warner/Fermaturo & ATSU Board of Trustees Research Fund, $4,000; 06/01/09-05/31/11.

 

Laird, Stephen D., D.O., MHPE, FACOS, (KCOM Associate Dean for Academic Affairs), William L. Sexton, Ph.D. (KCOM Department of Physiology), and Jeffrey A. Suzewits, D.O., M.P.H., FAAFP (KCOM Associate Dean of Clinical Educational Affairs); “Curriculum and Faculty Development in Evidence-based Medicine - Year 4"; NIH - National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine; $205,541; 09/01/09-08/31/10.

 

Rickelman, John, D.O. (KCOM Department of Internal Medicine); “Board Review of Internal Medicine Lectures (DVDS)"; Northeast Missouri Osteopathic Charitable Trust; $1,610; 01/01/09-12/31/09.

 

Sargentini, Neil J, Ph.D. and Vineet K. Singh, Ph.D. (KCOM Department of Microbiology/Immunology) and Brian F. Degenhardt, D.O., C-NMM/OMM, C-OFP (Assistant Vice President for Osteopathic Research/A.T. Still Research Institute); "New Rat Model for Pain, Relief by Manual Therapy and Gene Expression Studies"; American Osteopathic Association, $97,000; 09/01/09-08/31/11.

 

Sargentini, Neil J, Ph.D. (KCOM Department of Microbiology/Immunology); "Global Gene Expression Associated with DNA Double-strand Break Repair"; Warner/Fermaturo & ATSU Board of Trustees Research Fund, $4,000; 06/01/09-05/31/11.

 

Sargentini, Neil J., Ph.D. (KCOM Department of Microbiology/Immunology) and Christian Fossum, D.O. (Europe) (A.T. Still Research Institute); "OMT for Ankle Pain & Swelling in a Rat Model"; ATSU Strategic Research Fund, $46,843; 06/01/09-05/31/10.

 

Sargentini, Neil, Ph.D. (KCOM Department of Microbiology/Immunology) and Deshala Castille (Biomed Student); "Gene Expression in X-irradiated Escherichia coli"; Biomedical Sciences Program Award, $5,000; 04/01/09-06/30/10.

 

Sexton, Patricia S., D.H.Ed. (KCOM Department of Family Medicine); “KCOM Ethics Night"; Arnold P. Gold Foundation; $5,000; 08/31/09-12/31/09.

 

Sexton, William L., Ph.D. (KCOM Department of Physiology) and Jason Losee (Biomed Student); "Effects of Fluvastatin on Skeletal Muscle Microvascular PO2 & Contractile Function"; Biomedical Sciences Program Award, $5,000; 04/01/09-06/30/10.

 

Sexton, William L., Ph.D. (KCOM Department of Physiology) and Tyler Smith (Biomed Student); "Effects of Diabetes on Interstitial PO2 Dynamics in Rat Skeletal Muscle"; Biomedical Sciences Program Award, $5,000; 04/01/09-06/30/10.

 

Sexton, William L., Ph.D. (KCOM Department of Physiology) and Marc Engelbrecht OMS III (Biomed Student); “Hollister-KCOM Clinical Research Fellowship"; Hollister Inc., $22,150; 07/01/09-06/30/10.

 

Singh, Vineet K., Ph.D. (KCOM Department of Microbiology/Immunology); "Characterization of an Enterotoxin Present in Methicillin Resistant Staphylococcus Aureus"; Warner/Fermaturo & ATSU Board of Trustees Research Fund, $4,000; 06/01/09-05/31/11.

 

Singh, Vineet K., Ph.D. (KCOM Department of Microbiology/Immunology) and Kuldeep Singh (Biomed Student); "Expression of Multiple Genes Encoding Methionine Sulfoxide Reductase in S. Aureus; Biomedical Sciences Program Award, $5,000; 04/01/09-06/30/10.

 

Snider, Eric, D. O. (KCOM Department of Osteopathic Manipulative Medicine), Brian F. Degenhardt, D.O., C-SPONM, C-OFP, and Christian Fossum, D.O. (Europe), (ATSU Research Institute); "Development of Spinal & Pelvic Palpatory Models"; KOAA-KCOM Education Program Fund, $6,050; 07/01/09-06/30/10.

 

Snider, Karen T., D.O. and Eric Snider, D. O. (KCOM Department of Osteopathic Manipulative Medicine); "Preventative OMT & the Nursing Home Patient"; ATSU Strategic Research Fund, $25,700; 06/01/09-05/31/10.

 

Snider, Karen T., D.O., Eric Snider, D. O. and Brett DeGooyer, D.O. (KCOM Department of Osteopathic Manipulative Medicine); "Retrospective Chart Review of the OMM Hospital Consultation Service at NRMC"; ATSU Strategic Research Fund, $6,147; 06/01/09-05/31/10.

 

Stuart, Melissa, Ph.D. (KCOM Department of Microbiology/Immunology) and Nastassia Richardson (Biomed Student); "Production of Monoclonal Antibodies to the Escherichia coli DNA Repair Protein, RadA"; Biomedical Sciences Program Award, $5,000; 12/11/08-06/30/10.

 

Summers, Debra Loguda, (Still National Osteopathic Museum); “Museums for America"; Institute of Museum and Library Services; $125,252; 09/01/09-08/31/10.

 

Theobald, Robert J., Jr., Ph.D. (KCOM Department of Pharmacology) and Jeffrey Gaffney (Biomed Student); "Calcium Flux in Response to Muscarinic Stimulation in Bladder Myocytes"; Biomedical Sciences Program Award, $5,000; 04/01/09-06/30/10.

 

Wilson, Margaret A., D.O. and Trish Sexton, D.H.Ed., (KCOM Department of Family/Preventive Medicine and Community Health); “KCOM's Predoctoral Training in Family Medicine Project - Year 3"; Health Resources and Services Administration; $172,600; 07/01/09-06/30/10.

 

 

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*Written by or with assistance from the Office of Grants and Program Development and/or the Office of Research Support.