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Grants Funded - 2014

(KCOM faculty and staff are listed in bold font)

Baccari, Brandon [Student], and Kevin Marberry, MD, KCOM Surgery, “Effect of Estrogen Replacement Therapy on Cartilage Damage in Ovariectomized Rats,” KCOM Biomedical Sciences Program Award, $5,000, 2014 – 2016.

 

Baum, Kyle [Student], and Vineet Singh, PhD, KCOM Microbiology and Immunology, “Determining the Regulation Pattern of Msr genes in Staphylococcus aureus,” KCOM Biomedical Sciences Program Award, $5,000, 2014 – 2016.

 

Buell, Joshua [Student], and William Sexton, PhD, KCOM Biomedical Sciences, “Effects of Enalapril on PiO2 and Contractile Function in the EDL of Diabetic Rats,” KCOM Biomedical Sciences Program Award, $5,000, 2014 – 2016.

 

**Degenhardt, Brian, DO, C-NMM/OMM and Jane Johnson, MA, A.T. Still Research Institute, “Patient-reported Adverse Effects from Osteopathic Manipulative Treatment,” American Academy of Osteopathy – Louisa Burns Osteopathic Research Committee, $35,000, July 2014 – June 2016.

 

**Elmslie, Keith, PhD, KCOM Pharmacology, "Excitability of Afferents Evoking the Exercise Pressor Reflux – Year 5 (Penn State subaward to KCOM)," National Institutes of Health, $127,718, February 2014 – January 2015.

 

**Fountain, Doris, RN [Staff] and Barbara Stone, PT [Staff], KCOM AHEC Program Office, “Northeast Missouri Regional Arthritis Center – Year 30,” Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services, $49,931, July 2014 – June 2015.

 

*French, Michael, KCOM AHEC Program Office, “Missouri Oral Health Workforce Initiative,” Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services, $100,000, October 2013 – August 2014.

 

Govro, Emily [Student], and Melissa Stuart, PhD, KCOM Microbiology and Immunology, “Macrophage Differentiation and Cytokine Production in Response to T. tenax,” KCOM Biomedical Sciences Program Award, $5,000, 2014 – 2016.

 

Habtu, Danni [Student], and Neal Chamberlain, PhD, KCOM Microbiology and Immunology, “Investigation into Induction of Persistence in Staphylococcus aureus,” KCOM Biomedical Sciences Program Award, $5,000, 2014 – 2016.

 

*Head, Janet, RN, MS, EdD, KCOM AHEC Program Office, “ATSU-KCOM Point of Service Maintenance and Enhancement – Year 18,” Health Resources and Services Administration, $306,000, September 2014 – August 2015.

 

Johnson, Jane, MA, ATSU Research Support, and Brian Degenhardt, DO, C-NMM/OMM, A.T. Still Research Institute, “Patient-reported Side Effects of Osteopathic Manipulative Treatment,” ATSU Strategic Research Fund (SRF), $10,250, June 2014 – May 2015.

 

*Kondrashov, Peter, PhD, KCOM Anatomy, “Development of Clinical Skills in NRMC Residents and Third- and Fourth-Year Osteopathic Medical Students with a Hands-on Simulation Surgical Skills Lab Using Cadaveric Material,” Northeast Missouri Osteopathic Charitable Trust, $16,000, July 2014 – December 2015.

 

Lighthouse, Nicole [Student], and Melissa Stuart, PhD, KCOM Microbiology and Immunology, “Monoclonal Antibodies to Trichomonas vaginalis Glycogen Phosphorylases,” KCOM Biomedical Sciences Program Award, $5,000, 2014 –
2016.

 

*Loguda Summers, Debra, Museum of Osteopathic Medicine, and Brian Degenhardt, DO, C-NMM/OMM, C-OFP, A.T. Still Research Institute, “The Legacy Project,” Advocates for the American Osteopathic Association, $3,000, January 2015 – June 2016.

 

Middlemas, David, PhD, KCOM Pharmacology, “Requirement of Ovarian Hormones in Corticosterone Induced Depressive-like Behavior,” ATSU Warner/Fermaturo & ATSU Board of Trustees Research Fund, $4,000, June 2014 – May 2016.

 

Naik, Chaitasi [Student], and Yingzi Chang, MD, PhD, KCOM Pharmacology, “The Role of MCPIP1 in Migration and Proliferation of Vascular Smooth Muscle Cells,” KCOM Biomedical Sciences Program Award, $5,000, 2014 – 2016.

 

**Peckskamp, Lindsay, KCOM OGME II, and Kelly Burchett, DO, KCOM Surgery, “Assessment of ENT Knowledge in Osteopathic Family Medicine, Emergency Medicine, and Pediatric Residents and Medical Students,” American Osteopathic Association – Research Fellowship Program, $8,250, August 2014 – July 2015.

 

**Peternell, Brian, KCOM OGME II, and Eric Snider, DO, C-NMM/OMM, KCOM Neurobehavioral Sciences, “A 3D Infrared Kinematic Method of Detection of Inherent Slow Rythmic Cranial Motion in Humans,” American Osteopathic Association – Research Fellowship Program, $10,000, August 2014 – July 2015.

 

Rath, Travis [Student], and William Sexton, PhD, KCOM Biomedical Sciences, “Effect of Exercise Training on Diaphragm Function in Rats with Type-I Diabetes,” KCOM Biomedical Sciences Program Award, $5,000, 2014 – 2016.

 

Ricana, Clifton [Student], and Neal Chamberlain, PhD, KCOM Microbiology and Immunology, “Persistence Inducing Factor Characterization in Staphylococcus epidermidis RP62A,” KCOM Biomedical Sciences Program Award, $5,000, 2014 – 2016.

 

Sargentini, Neil J., PhD, and Deborah A. Hudman. MS, KCOM Microbiology/ Immunology, “Survey of Adair County Ticks for Bacterial Agents of Human Disease,” ATSU Warner/Fermaturo & ATSU Board of Trustees Research Fund, $4,000, 06/01/14-05/31/16.

 

Sedinkin, Jessica [Student], and Yingzi Chang, PhD, KCOM Pharmacology, “Role of MCPIP1 in Control of Hepatic

Lipid Handling,” KCOM Biomedical Sciences Program Award, $5,000, 2014 – 2016.

 

Sexton, William, PhD, KCOM Biomedical Sciences, “Hollister – KCOM Clinical Research Fellowship for 2014-2015,” Hollister Inc., $23,500, July 2014 – June 2015.

 

Sexton, William, PhD, KCOM Physiology, “Visualization of Cardiac Function using Real-Time Ultrasound and ECG,” KOAA/KCOM, $8,950, January 2014 – December 2014.

 

Singh, Vineet K., PhD, KCOM Microbiology/Immunology, Inder Raj S. Makin, MD, PhD, SOMA, Marc Shlossman, DMD, ASDOH, and Dale De Wan, DMD, MS, MOSDOH, “A Rapid PCR Assay for Periodontal Bacteria,” ATSU Strategic Research Fund, $27,000, 06/01/14-05/31/15.

 

Singh, Vineet K., PhD, KCOM Microbiology/ Immunology, “Impact of Branch-Chain Fatty Acids on Staphylococcal Physiology and Antimicrobial Susceptibilities,” ATSU Warner/Fermaturo & ATSU Board of Trustees Research Fund, $4,000, 06/01/14-05/31/16.

 

*Wilson, Margaret, DO, KCOM Dean, and Patricia Sexton, DHEd, KCOM, “KCOM Predoctoral Training in Primary Care, Year 5,” Health Resources and Services Administration, $194,808, July 2014 – June 2015.

 

Wright, Andrew [Student], and Keith Elmslie, PhD, KCOM Pharmacology, “The Mechanism by which Bradykinin Enhances Afferent Excitability,” KCOM Biomedical Sciences Program Award, $5,000, 2014 – 2016.

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


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