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Grants Funded - 2012

(KCOM faculty and staff are listed in bold font)

Anderson, Talon, and Sexton, William L., PhD [PI], KCOM Physiology, “Interaction of Diabetes, Insulin and Exercise on Muscle during Chronic Low Blood Flow,” KCOM Biomedical Sciences Program Award, $5,000, 07/01/12-06/30/14.

 

Baxter, James, and Keith Elmslie, PhD [PI], KCOM Pharmacology, “Coexpression of Metabolic Receptors/Channels in Muscle Afferent Neurons,” KCOM Biomedical Sciences Program Award, $5,000, 07/01/12-06/30/14.

 

Chamberlain, Neal, PhD, KCOM Microbiology/Immunology, "Development of Interactive Multi-touch Multimedia iPad-friendly i-Handouts for KCOM Students," KOAA, $1,189, July 2012 – June 2013.

 

Chang, Yingzi, MD, PhD, KCOM Pharmacology, “The Role of MCPIP-1 in Pathogenesis of Type II Diabetes,” ATSU Warner/Fermaturo & ATSU Board of Trustees Research Fund, $4,000, 07/01/12-06/30/14.

 

*Degenhardt, Brian F., DO, C-NMM/OMM, C-OFP, A.T. Still Research Institute; Jane C. Johnson, MA, ATSU Research Support; and Kelly Halma, DO, KCOM Osteopathic Manipulative Medicine, "Use and Effectiveness of Osteopathic Manipulative Medicine in the Clinical Setting," Year 2, AOA, $50,000, Sept 2012 – Aug 2014.

 

Elmslie, Keith S., PhD, KCOM Pharmacology, “Evoking the Exercise Pressor Reflex (subaward through Penn State),” NIH, $141,908, 02/01/12-01/31/13.

 

Elmslie, Keith S., PhD, KCOM Pharmacology, “Diversity in Health-related Research (subaward through Penn State),” NIH, $45,474, 02/01/12-01/31/13.

 

Foreman, Michael, and Charles Fleschner, PhD [PI], KCOM Biochemistry, "Plasma Membrane Proteins in the Selenite Cataract," KCOM Biomedical Sciences Program Award, $5,000, 07/01/12-06/30/14.

 

Fountain, Doris, RN, and Barbara Stone, PT, KCOM AHEC Program Office, “Chronic Disease Self-Management Education,” a subaward through the University of Missouri-Columbia Regional Arthritis Center Prevention and Public Health Fund, $10,500, Oct 2012 – Aug 2013.

 

*Fountain, Doris, RN, KCOM AHEC Program Office, “Northeast Missouri Regional Arthritis Center, Year 28-32,” Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services, $38,000, Nov 2012 – June 2013.

 

Ginsburg, Zachary, and Kevin Marberry, MD [PI], KCOM Surgery, "Effect of Ovarian Hormones on Post-Traumatic Osteoarthritis in a Female Rat Model, KCOM Biomedical Sciences Program Award, $5,000, 07/01/12-06/30/14.

 

Hart, Ryan [Student], and Neal Chamberlain, PhD [PI], KCOM Microbiology/ Immunology, "A Study of the Factors Inducing Persistence in Staphylococcus epidermis," KCOM Biomedical Sciences Program Award, $5,000, 07/01/12-06/30/14.

 

Hayes, Ryan, OMS I, and Rachel Ruhlen, PhD, A.T. Still Research Institute, "Manual Therapy and Exercise to Prevent Post-traumatic Osteoarthritis in a Rat Model of Impact Injury," AOA Fellowship Program, $10,000, Aug 2012 – July 2013.

 

*Head, Janet, RN, MS, EdD, KCOM AHEC Program Office, “ATSU-KCOM AHEC Point of Service Maintenance and Enhancement – Year 16,” HRSA, $274,281, Sept 2012 – Aug 2013.

 

**Head, Janet, EdD, MS, RN, KCOM AHEC Program Office, “Primary Care Resource Initiative for MO (PRIMO), MO AHEC, Healthcare Delivery System Development,” Subcontract from MU, $16,086, July 2012 – June 2013.

 

*Houser, Jeremy J., PhD, KCOM Anatomy; Brian F. Degenhardt, DO, C-NMM/OMM, C-OFP, A.T. Still Research Institute; Jonathon Kirsch, DO, SOMA; Cheri Hodges, DPT, ASHS Physical Therapy; Tamara C. Valovich McLeod, PhD, ATC, ASHS Interdisciplinary Health Sciences; and Jane C. Johnson, MA, ATSU Research Support, "Investigating Objective Functional Characteristics to Differentiate Subgroups in Chronic Low Back Pain Patients," Year 2, AOA, $50,000, Sept 2012 – Aug 2014.

 

Huber, Gavin, and Timothy Geisbuhler, PhD [PI], KCOM Physiology, “Hydroxysafflor Yellow A: A Possible Cardioprotective Agent Against Ischemia,” KCOM Biomedical Sciences Program Award, $5,000, 07/01/12-06/30/14.

 

*Kondrashova, Tatyana, MD, PhD, and Margaret A. Wilson, DO, KCOM Family/Preventive Medicine and Community Health, "Impact of Early Ultrasound Education on Development of Clinical Reasoning Skills During First Two Years of Osteopathic Medical Education Through the Use of Phantoms & Standardized Patients," AACOM, $5,000, 05/01/12-11/30/13.

 

*Kondrashova, Tatyana, MD, PhD, and Margaret A. Wilson, DO, KCOM Family/Preventive Medicine and Community Health, “Impact of Early Ultrasound Education on Development of Clinical Reasoning Skills During First Two Years of Osteopathic Medical Education Through the Use of Phantoms & Standardized Patients,” AACOM, $5,000, 04/01/12-09/30/13.

 

*Laird, Stephen D., DO, MHPE, FACOS, and Jeffrey A. Suzewits, DO, MPH, FAAFP, KCOM, "Curriculum and Faculty Development in Evidence-based Medicine," Year 7, NIH – NCCAM, $212,806, Sept 2012 –2013.

 

Lam, Kenneth, ScD, ATC, and Tamara C. Valovich McLeod, PhD, ATC, ASHS Interdisciplinary Health Sciences, and Kevin Marberry, MD, KCOM Surgery, “Lower Extremity Injuries in Adolescent Athletes: A Whole Person Investigation,” ATSU Strategic Research Fund, $22,093, 07/01/12-06/30/13.

 

Lapinski, Jessica, OMS I, and Patricia Sexton, DHEd, KCOM Family/Preventive Medicine and Community Health, “Enhancing LGBT Acceptance in Osteopathic Medical Schools: A Pilot Curricular Program,” AACOM, $10,000, 04/01/12-09/30/13.

 

Leder, Douglas, and Pandurangan Ramaraj, PhD [PI], KCOM Biochemistry, “Effect of Mifepristone (RU-486) on In Vitro Functions of Human Melanoma BLM Cells,” KCOM Biomedical Sciences Program Award, $5,000, 07/01/12-06/30/14.

 

*Loguda Summers, Debra, Museum of Osteopathic Medicine, Brian Degenhardt, DO, C-NMM/OMM, C-OFP, A.T. Still Research Institute, “The Legacy Project,” The Cranial Academy Foundation, $7,200, Sept 2012 – April 2013.

 

McIntyre, Michael, and Peter Kondrashov, PhD [PI], KCOM Anatomy, "Histological Classification of the Lateral Patellofemoral Ligament,"‖ KCOM Biomedical Sciences Program Award, $5,000, 07/01/12-06/30/14.

 

Perugino, Drew, and Raja Rachakatla, PhD [PI], KCOM Anatomy, "Combination of Radiotherapy with IFN-β UMCS Cells to Reduce Metastatic Breast Cancer," KCOM Biomedical Sciences Program Award, $5,000, 07/01/12-06/30/14.

 

Phan, Anthony, and Robert W. Baer, PhD [PI], KCOM Physiology, “Characterizing the Caveolin-1-Protein Kinase C Interaction in Human Melanoma,” KCOM Biomedical Sciences Program Award, $5,000, 07/01/12-06/30/14.

 

Rachakatla, Raja Shekar, PhD, KCOM Anatomy, and Kevin Marberry, MD, KCOM Surgery, “Platelet Rich Plasma and Rabbit Umbilical Cord Stem Cells Transplantation for Articular Cartilage Repair in Cartilage Defect Rabbit Models,” ATSU Strategic Research Fund, $18,750, 07/01/12-06/30/13.

 

Ramaraj, Pandurangan, PhD, KCOM Biochemistry, “Effect of Progesterone and its Receptor Antagonist RU-486 on In-Vitro Melanoma,” ATSU Warner/Fermaturo & ATSU Board of Trustees Research Fund, $4,000, 07/01/12-06/30/14.

 

Ruhlen, Rachel, PhD, A.T. Still Research Institute, “Exercise, Estrogen, Inflammation, and Breast Cancer,” ATSU Warner/Fermaturo & ATSU Board of Trustees Research Fund, $2,700, 07/01/12-06/30/14.

 

Ruhlen, Rachel, PhD, A.T. Still Research Institute, and Kevin Marberry, MD, KCOM Surgery, “Joint Mobilization in an In Vivo Model of Posttraumatic Osteoarthritis,” ATSU Strategic Research Fund, $16,947, 07/01/12-06/30/13.

 

Ruhlen, Rachel, PhD, A.T. Still Research Institute, and Kevin Marberry, MD, KCOM Surgery, “Cyclic Pressure On In Vitro Models of Posttraumatic Osteoarthritis,” ATSU Strategic Research Fund, $17,287, 07/01/12-06/30/13.

 

Sexton, Patricia, DHEd, KCOM, “Junior Faculty Scholars Track,” KOAA, $2,090, July 2012 – June 2013.

 

Sexton, Patricia, DHEd, KCOM, “KCOM Bioethics Elective,” KOAA, $1,200, July 2012 – June 2013.

 

Sexton, William L., PhD, KCOM Biomedical Sciences, “Hollister-KCOM Clinical Research Fellowship for 2012-2013,” Hollister Inc., $22,150, 07/01/12-06/30/13.

 

Singh, Vineet K., PhD, KCOM Microbiology, Inder Raj S. Makin, MD, PhD, SOMA, and Marc Shlossman, DMD, ASDOH, “Development of Culture Capability and a Rapid PCR Assay for Periodontal Bacteria,” ATSU Strategic Research Fund, $9,000, 07/01/12-06/30/13.

 

Snider, Karen T., DO, C-NMM/OMM, and Robert P. Schneider, DO, FAAFP, KCOM Osteopathic Manipulative Medicine; Eric J. Snider, DO, C-NMM/OMM, KCOM Neurobehavioral Sciences; and Charles W. Lenhardt, DO, C-FP/OMT, OMM Plus One Resident, “Correlation of Somatic Dysfunction with Gastrointestinal Endoscopic Findings,” ATSU Strategic Research Fund, $3,160, 07/01/12-06/30/13.

 

Suzewits, Jeff, DO, MPH, KCOM Clinical Educational Affairs, “Factors Affecting Osteopathic Residency Choices (collaboration with Ohio University, Heritage College of Osteopathic Medicine),” AACOM, $500, 04/01/12-21/31/12.

 

Udonkang, Esitima, and Neil Sargentini, PhD (KCOM Microbiology/Immunology) “Radiation survival and mutagenesis in Esherichia coli antibiotic persisters,” KCOM Biomedical Sciences Program Award, $5,000, 04/20/12-06/30/14.

 

* Wilson, Margaret A., DO, and Patricia S. Sexton, DHEd, KCOM Family/Preventive Medicine and Community Health, “KCOM Predoctoral Training in Primary Care – Year 3,” HRSA, $247,343, 07/01/12-06/30/13.

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* Full proposal development and support provided by the ATSU Sponsored Programs team


** Limited technical support provided by the ATSU Sponsored Programs/Research Support team(s)