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Grants Funded - 2002

(KCOM faculty and staff are listed in bold font)

* Caldwell, Christopher T., D.O. (OMM), and Brian F. Degenhardt, D.O., Assistant Vice President for Osteopathic Research, Faculty Sponsor, (OMM). $5,000. August 1, 2002 - July 31, 2003. American Osteopathic Association. Patient-oriented Outcomes of Osteopathic Manipulative Treatment: An Epidemiologic Perspective.

 

Cenedella, Richard J., Ph.D., and Patricia Sexton, M.S. (Biochemistry). $226,250. National Institutes of Health. September 1, 2002 - August 31, 2003. Lens Cholesterol Metabolism and the U18666A Cataract—Year 25.

 

Cenedella, Richard J., Ph.D. (Biochemistry). $211,697.  National Institutes of Health. June 1, 2002 - May 31, 2003. Lens Membrane Steroid Binding Protein (MSBP)—Year 03.

 

Clement, Robert, and Jason Haxton, M.A. (Still National Osteopathic Museum). $4,945. Missouri Historical Records Grant Program. March 1, 2002 - December 1, 2002. Environmental Monitoring of the Still National Osteopathic Museum Collections.

 

Darmani, Nissar A., Ph.D. (Pharmacology). $30,000. Solvay Pharmaceuticals. Nov. 1, 2002 - Oct. 31, 2003. Broad-Spectrum Antiemetic Actions of Ä9-THC-(Marinol).

 

Darmani, Nissar A., Ph.D. (Pharmacology). $15,000. Department of Defense. Sept. 27, 2002 - Apr. 30, 2003. Oral Exposure to Wildlife of Metals in Contaminated Soils.

 

* Darmani, Nissar A., Ph.D. (Pharmacology); Brian F. Degenhardt, D.O., Assistant Vice President for Osteopathic Research (OMM); Rene J. McGovern, Ph.D. (Neurobehavioral Sciences); Donald R. Noll, D.O., (Internal Medicine/Gerontology); G. Barry Robbins, Jr., D.O., Associate Dean for Regional Affairs (Internal Medicine); and Lex C. Towns, Ph.D. (Anatomy). $27,470. KCOM Strategic Research Initiative. July 1, 2002 - June 30, 2003. Investigation of Biochemical Markers for the Effect of OMT.

 

* Degenhardt, Brian F., D.O., Assistant Vice President for Osteopathic Research; Eric J. Snider, D.O., and Karen T. Snider, D.O. (OMM). $49,500. KCOM Strategic Research Initiative. July 1, 2002 - June 30, 2003. Developing Instrumentation for Objectifying Interexaminer Reliability.

 

Fleschner, C. R., Ph.D. (Biochemistry), and Melissa K. Stuart, Ph.D. (Microbiology/ Immunology). $4,000. KCOM Warner/Fermaturo Research Fund. July 1, 2002 - June 30, 2004. Isolation and Identification of Lens Plasma Membrane Domain Specific Proteins.

 

* Fountain, Doris, R.N.C. (Family Medicine, Preventive Medicine, and Community Health). $49,715. Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services. July 1, 2002 - June 30, 2003. Northeast Missouri Regional Arthritis Center—Year 18.

 

French, Michael F. (Family Medicine, Preventive Medicine, and Community Health). $330,711. Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services. July 1, 2002 - May 31, 2003. Coordinated Health Care Delivery System Development: Primary Care Initiative for Missouri (PRIMO) Scholar Education and Clinical Skills Development.

 

* French, Michael F. (Family Medicine, Preventive Medicine, and Community Health). $572,943. Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services. July 1, 2002 - May 31, 2003. Coordinated Health Care Delivery System Development: PRIMO Scholar Recruitment.

 

Geisbuhler, Timothy P., Ph.D. (Physiology). $4,000. KCOM Warner/Fermaturo Research Fund. July 1, 2002 - June 30, 2004. Effect of Sex Steroids on Anoxic Damage in Adult Cardiac Myocytes.

 

* Haxton, Lori, M.A., Assistant Vice President for Admissions and Student/Alumni Affairs. $50,000. Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services. September 1, 2002 - May 31, 2003. Coordinated Health Care Delivery System Development: PRIMO Medical School Pre-Admissions Program—Year 08.

 

* Head, Janet A., a/b/d/Ed.D., M.S., R.N. (Family Medicine, Preventive Medicine, and Community Health). $59,894. Health Resources and Services Administration. September 1, 2002 - August 31, 2003. Missouri AHEC System Application for Model State Supported AHEC Funds-Year 06: Bioterrorism Supplement.

 

* Head, Janet A., a/b/d/Ed.D., M.S., R.N. (Family Medicine, Preventive Medicine, and Community Health). $5,000. St. Louis University/Health Resources and Services Administration. July 1, 2002 - June 30, 2003. Consortium Agreement: St. Louis University— The Missouri Gateway Geriatric Education Center.

 

* Head, Janet A., a/b/d/Ed.D., M.S., R.N., and Michael French (Family Medicine, Preventive Medicine, and Community Health). $688,140. Health Resources and Services Administration. Sept. 30, 2002 - Sept. 29, 2003. AHEC Model State Supported Cooperative Agreement—Year 06.

 

Head, Janet A., a/b/d/ Ed.D., R.N., and Michael F. French (Family Medicine, Preventive Medicine, and Community Health). $721,500. Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services. Jan. 15, 2002 - June 30, 2002. Health Care Professional Clinical Education and Cultural Competency Enhancement System.

 

* Heard, John T., Ph.D. (Research, Grants, and Information Systems). $678,271. Health Resources and Services Administration. September 1, 2002 - August 31, 2003. MOR-CAP: A Model Rural Community-Based Integrated Health Care Delivery System for the Uninsured and Underinsured in Northeastern Missouri—Year 02.

 

Jorden, Steven, M.A. (Student Financial Assistance). $160,000. U.S. Department of Education. July 1, 2002 - June 30, 2003. College Work Study Program—Year 16.

 

Jorden, Steven, M.A. (Office of Student Financial Assistance). $82,788. Health Resources and Service Administration. July 1, 2002 - June 30, 2003. Scholarships for Disadvantaged Students: Osteopathic Medicine—Year 11.

 

* Laird, Stephen D., D.O., MHPE (Academic Surgery). $10,000. University of Colorado Health Science Center/FIPSE. September 1, 2002 - August 31, 2003. Fund for the Improvement of Postsecondary Education (FIPSE): Disseminating a Virtual Problem-Based Learning Program, Project L.I.V.E.—Year 02.

 

* McGovern, Rene J., Ph.D. (Neurobehavioral Sciences). $399,991. Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration. September 30, 2002 - September 29, 2003. ElderLynk-Seamless Mental Health Care for Rural Elders—Year 01.

 

* McGovern, Rene J., Ph.D. (Neurobehavioral Sciences). $193,390. Health Resources & Services Administration. May 1, 2002 - April 30, 2003. ElderLynk: A Coordinated System for Mental Wellness Outreach to Rural Senior Citizens—Year 03.

 

* McGovern, Rene J., Ph.D. (Neurobehavioral Sciences). $45,000. Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services. Jan. 1, 2002 - Dec. 31, 2002. Community Intervention Initiative: ElderLynk Enhancement—Year 02.

 

* McNabb, Julia E. , D.O., Assistant Dean, Missouri Region, and Gerald G. Osborn, D.O., M.Phil., FACN, Vice President for Medical Affairs and Dean (Family Medicine, Preventive Medicine, and Community Health). $173,932. Health Resources and Services Administration. July 1, 2002 - June 30, 2003. Faculty Development in Primary Care: Family Medicine—Year 01.

 

* Newton, Joseph P., D.O., and Brian F. Degenhardt, D.O., AVP for OR, Faculty Sponsor (OMM). $5,000. American Osteopathic Association Research Fellowship Program. September 1, 2002 - October 31, 2003. Evaluating the Efficacy of a Simple Osteopathic Treatment Approach in Dysmenorrhea.

 

* Noll, Donald R., D.O., FACOI, (Internal Medicine/Geriatrics); Robert W. Baer, Ph.D., and William L. Sexton, Ph.D. (Physiology); and Phillip C. Slocum, D.O., Associate Dean for Academic and Regional Affairs. $68,131. Osteopathic Heritage Foundation. November 11, 2002 - November 10, 2003. Immediate Changes in Pulmonary Function Parameters from Four Separate Osteopathic Manipulation Techniques in COPD.

 

Ousterhout, Julia, M., Ph.D. (Pharmacology). $600. KOAA/KCOM Education Program Fund, July 1, 2002 - June 30, 2003. Creation of a Web-Based Educational Module on Drug Interactions.

 

Reader, Mark, E., D.O. (Surgery). $3,300. KOAA/KCOM Education Program Fund, July 1, 2002 - June 30, 2003. Video Camera Service for Microscopic Ear Procedures.

 

Sargentini, Neil J., Ph.D. (Microbiology and Immunology), and Sam J. Pullen (Graduate Student). $5,000. KCOM Biomedical Sciences Program. October 10, 2002 - August 10, 2004. Characterization of the RadA/Sms DNA Repair Protein.

 

Sargentini, Neil J., Ph.D. (Microbiology and Immunology). $4,000. KCOM Warner/Fermaturo Research Fund. July 1, 2002 - June 30, 2004. Site-directed Mutagenesis of RadA Protein.

 

Sexton, William L., Ph.D. (Physiology). $55,000. American Heart Association-Heartland Affiliate. July 1, 2002 - June 30, 2003. Skeletal Muscle Microvascular PO2 and Diabetes-Year 10.

 

Sexton, William L., Ph.D. (Physiology), and Dion G. Miranda (Graduate Student). $5,000. KCOM Biomedical Sciences Program. April 1, 2002 - December 31, 2003. Impact of Aging and Exercise on Muscle PO2m Kinetics.

 

Stuart, Melissa K., Ph.D., and Neal R. Chamberlain, Ph.D. (Microbiology and Immunology). $2,000. KCOM Warner/Fermaturo Research Fund. July 1, 2002 - June 30, 2004. Monoclonal Antibodies to Elongation Factor-1 Alpha Inhibit Protein Translation In Vitro.

 

Stuart, Melissa K., Ph.D. (Microbiology and Immunology), and Theresa Murphy (Graduate Student). $5,000. KCOM Biomedical Sciences Program. May 1, 2002 - July 31, 2003. Characterization of Antibodies to Elongation Factor 1-alpha.

 

* Wilson, Margaret A., D.O. (Family Medicine, Preventive Medicine, and Community Health), and Brian F. Degenhardt, D.O., Assistant Vice President for Osteopathic Research. (OMM). $175,181. Health Resources and Services Administration. Sept. 1, 2002 - Aug. 31, 2003. Academic Administrative Units in Primary Care—Year 01.

 

* Wilson, Margaret A., D.O., and Mary L. Kennedy, D.O. (Family Medicine, Preventive Medicine, and Community Health). $191,781. Health Resources and Services Administration. July 1, 2002 - June 30, 2003. Predoctoral Training in Osteopathic Primary Care—Year 04.


 

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