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Grants Funded - 2011

(KCOM faculty and staff are listed in bold font)

Chang, Yingzi Z., MD, PhD, KCOM Pharmacology, “Effects of MCPIP-1 on PDGF/IL-6-Stimulated Smooth Muscle Cell Migration and Proliferation,” ATSU Warner/Fermaturo Research Awards, $4,000, 06/01/11-05/31/13.

 

Cox, James L., PhD, KCOM Biochemistry, “Inhibition of Melanoma Metastasis by Cystatin C Effects on Cell Signaling,” ATSU Warner/Fermaturo Research Awards, $4,000, 06/01/11-05/31/13.

 

*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,” AOA, $100,000, 09/01/11-08/31/13.

 

*Elmslie, Keith S., PhD, KCOM Pharmacology, “Excitability of Afferents Evoking the Exercise Pressor Reflex (subcontract with Penn State Univ.),” National Institutes of Health, $132,877, 02/01/11-01/31/12.

 

*Elmslie, Keith S., PhD, KCOM Pharmacology, “Research Supplement to Promote Diversity in Health-related Research,” NIH – NIAMS, $15,212, 09/01/11-01/31/12.


**Engemann, Samuel, OMS II, and Brian Degenhardt, DO, C-NMM/OMM, C-OFP, A.T. Still Research Institute, “Improving Medical Student Accuracy and Reliability Performing Pelvic Positional Asymmetry Tests Through Consensus Training and Objective Feedback,” AOA Research Fellowship, $10,000, 08/01/11-07/31/12.

 

**Fountain, Doris, RN, KCOM AHEC Program Office, “Northeast Missouri Regional Arthritis Center – Year 27,” Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services, $53,067, 07/01/11-06/30/12.

 

French, Michael, KCOM AHEC Program Office, “Missouri SEARCH (Student Resident Experience in Rotations in Community Health (Missouri Primary Care Association subaward), $50,000, 10/01/11- 09/30/12.

 

Head, Janet, EdD, RN, KCOM AHEC Program, “Model State-Supported AHEC - Year 15,” HRSA, $300,387, 09/01/11-08/31/12.

 

*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,” AOA, $100,000, 09/01/11-08/31/13.

 

*Laird, Stephen D., DO, MHPE, FACOS; Jeffrey A. Suzewits, DO, MPH, FAAFP; and John H. George, PhD, KCOM, “Curriculum and Faculty Development in Evidence-based Medicine - Year 6,” NIH – NCCAM, $210,490, 09/30/11-09/29/12.

 

Middlemas, David S., PhD, KCOM Pharmacology, “Development of a Rodent Juvenile Model of Depression,” ATSU Warner/Fermaturo Research Awards, $4,000, 06/01/11-05/31/13.

 

Rachakatla, Raja, PhD, and Ashley Reuter, KCOM Anatomy, “Neural Stem Cells as a Drug Delivery Vehicle for Human Breast Cancer,” KCOM Biomedical Sciences Program Award, $5,000, 07/01/11-06/30/13.

 

Rachakatla, Raja, PhD, KCOM Anatomy, and Kelsey Davis, “Umbilical Cord Stem Cells as a Drug Delivery Vehicle for Melanoma Treatment,” KCOM Biomedical Sciences Program Award, $5,000, 07/01/11-06/30/13.

 

Ruhlen, Rachel L., PhD, A.T. Still Research Institute; Kevin M. Marberry, MD, KCOM Surgery; and Eric J. Snider, DO, KCOM Neurobehavioral Science, “Establishing a Female Rat Model of Joint Injury and Post-traumatic Osteoarthritis,” Strategic Research Fund Grant Award, $5,000, 06/01/11-05/31/12.

 

Ruhlen, Rachel L., PhD, A.T. Still Research Institute, “Exercise Prevention of Breast Cancer in a Rat Model,” ATSU Warner/Fermaturo Research Awards, $4,000, 06/01/11-05/31/13.

 

Sexton, Patricia S., DHEd, and Margaret A. Wilson, DO, KCOM Family/Preventive Medicine and Community Health, “Improving Medical Humanities Resources,” KOAA-KCOM Education Program Fund, $850, 07/01/11-06/30/12.

 

Sexton, Patricia S., DHEd, and Margaret A. Wilson, DO, KCOM Family/Preventive Medicine and Community Health, “Educational Materials for Medical Elective Courses: Hospice/End of Life and Rural, Remote, and Global Health,” KOAA-KCOM Education Program Fund, $1,290, 07/01/11-06/30/12.

 

Sexton, William, PhD, and Russell R. Lambert, KCOM Physiology, “The Effects of Creatine Kinase Inhibition on Muscle Function in Low QO2 States,” KCOM Biomedical Sciences Program Award, $5,000, 04/01/11-06/30/12.

 

Sexton, William, PhD, and Tyler Robertson, KCOM Physiology, “Effect of Exercise Training on Muscle Function and During Acute Femoral Artery Ligation,” KCOM Biomedical Sciences Program Award, $5,000, 04/01/11-06/30/12.

 

Sexton, William L., PhD, KCOM Physiology, KCOM Biomedical Sciences, “Hollister-KCOM Clinical Research Fellowship for 2011-2012,” Hollister Inc., $22,150, 07/01/11-08/31/12.

 

Sexton, William L., PhD, KCOM Physiology, Justin D. Pucket, DO, Evan Krueger, OMSIII, “Preliminary Study of Peel Force and Discomfort of Removal in Various Adhesive Barriers and Widths,” Hollister Inc., $2,000, 10/01/11-12/31/11.

 

Singh, Vineet, PhD and Trintje Johansson, KCOM Microbiology/Immunology, “Characterization of Four Methionine Sulfoxide Reductases in Staphylococcus aureus,” KCOM Biomedical Sciences Program Award, $5,000, 04/01/11-06/30/12.

 

*Wilson, Margaret A., DO, and Patricia S. Sexton, DHEd, KCOM Family/Preventive Medicine and Community Health, “KCOM Predoctoral Training in Primary Care – Year 2,” HRSA, $235,092, 07/01/11-06/30/12.

 

Yost, Morgan, DO, and Kelly Burchett, DO, KCOM Surgery, “Burnout among Osteopathic Otolaryngology Residents: Identification, Prevention, and Treatment during Formative Training Years,” AOA Research Fellowship, $7,000, 08/01/11-07/31/12.

 

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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)