Office of
Research

College of Human Medicine




Office of
Research

Total ValueName of Award / Description of StudyProject StartProject EndAwarded byPrincipal InvestigatorUnit
$300,000 Genetic Link Between Aging and Parkinson’s Disease 2018 2021 Gibby & Friends vs Parky Timothy J. Collier, Ph.D., Professor Translational Science and Molecular Science
$296,137 New Survival Analysis Methods for Longitudinal Studies of Childhood Dental Caries 07/01/2018 06/30/2020 NIH, RO3 Chenxi Li, PhD, Assistant Professor Epidemiology and Biostatistics
$300,000 BDNF Precision medicine for Parkinson’s disease 2018 2021 Gibby & Friends vs Parky Caryl E. Sortwell, Ph.D. Professor and Associate Translational Science and Molecular Science
$200,000 LRRK2 and Tau in Parkinson’s Disease 2018 2020 Gibby & Friends vs Parky Nicholas M. Kanaan, Ph.D., Associate Professor Translational Science and Molecular Science
$20,000 2018 Pearl J. Aldrich Award 07/01/2018 06/30/2019 Pearl J. Aldrich Endowment Caryl E. Sortwell, Ph.D. Professor and Associate Translational Science and Molecular Science
Total ValueName of Award / Description of StudyProject StartProject EndAwarded byPIUnit
$15,000 The Role of Priostin in Uterine Fibroid Pathogenesis 07/01/2018 06/30/2019 Society for Reproductive Investigation Amanda Patterson, PhD OB/GYN & Reproductive Biology
$31,375 Rho Kinase Inhibition via Brain-Penetrant Kadmon Compound for Neuroprotection in Parkinson's Disease 02/01/2018 01/31/2019 Michael J Fox Foundation Jeffrey MacKeigan, PhD OB/GYN & Reproductive Biology and
Translational Science and Molecular Medicine
$1,540,162 Implementing to sustain: Determining the minimum necessary intervention to maintain a postpartum depression prevention program (ROSE) in clinics providing prenatal services to low-income women 01/01/2018 12/31/2022 National Institute of Mental Health Jennifer Johnson, PhD Division of Public Health
$50,000 Mitochondrial disfunction in ARID1A mutant ovarian clear cell cancer. 07/01/2018 06/30/2019 MI Ovarian Cancer Alliance John Risinger, PhD OB/GYN & Reproductive Biology
$50,000 Study of the Molecular Mechanisms Involved in High Grade Serous Progression from Metaplasia 06/01/2018 05/31/2019 MI Ovarian Cancer Alliance Jose Teixeira, PhD OB/GYN & Reproductive Biology
$25,000 RAIND Seed Grant 07/01/2018 12/31/2019 MSU Karen Racicot, PhD OB/GYN & Reproductive Biology
$163,500 Defining the role of endometrium in endometriosis-associated ovarian cancer 01/01/2018 12/31/2020 American Cancer Society Michael Wilson, PhD OB/GYN & Reproductive Biology
$15,000 Therapeutic Targeting of Endometriotic Lesions by NOTCH Inhibition 07/01/2018 06/30/2019 Society for Reproductive Investigation Niraj Joshi, PhD OB/GYN & Reproductive Biology
$2,956,535 Women's Outcomes Research and Knowledge (WORK) 04/01/2018 03/31/2021 AbbVie Stacey Missmer, ScD OB/GYN & Reproductive Biology
$31,000 Translational Research in Pelvic Pain (TRiPP) 01/01/2018 03/31/2021 Oxford University Stacey Missmer, ScD OB/GYN & Reproductive Biology
Total ValueName of Award / Description of StudyProject StartProject EndAwarded byPrincipal InvestigatorUnit
$168,290 Rho Kinase Inhabitation via Brain-Penetrant Kadmon Compound for Neuroprotection in Parkinson’s Disease 04/13/2018 04/13/2019 The Michael J. Fox Foundation Caryl E. Sortwell, Ph.D. Professor and Associate Chair and Jeff MacKeigan, Ph.D., Professor Translational Science & Molecular Medicine and Obstetrics Gynecology & Reproductive Biology
$100,000 Modulation of Alpha-synuclein Expression via Beta 2-Adrenoreceptor Agonist Clenbuterol in the Preformed Fibril Synucleinopathy Model 06/01/2018 06/01/2019 The Michael J. Fox Foundation PI - Joseph R. Patterson, Ph.D., Postdoctoral Fellow Co-PI - Caryl E. Sortwell, Ph.D., Professor and Associate Chair Translational Science and Molecular Science
$309,094 Parkinson's Research Program Early Investigator Research Award for "Harnessing Neuropasticity Genes to Combat Synucleinopathy-Mediated Axonopathy" TBA TBA Parkinson's Research Program Joseph Patterson, Ph.D., Postdoctoral Fellow Translational Science and Molecular Science
$250,000 Evaluation of Silicosis, Asthma and COPD among Sand and Gravel and Stone Surface Miners. TBA TBA Alpha Foundation for the Improvement of Mine Safety and Health, Inc. Kenneth Rosenman, M.D. Division of Occupational & Environmental Medicine
$75,000 Worksite Intervention to Mitigate Child Take-Home Lead Exposure This 1-year proposal will implement a program of take-home lead exposure. TBA TBA Michigan Department of Health and Human Services PI: Kenneth Rosenman, M.D. Professor of Medicine Chief, Division of Occupational and Environmental Medicine Co-PI: Anthony Oliveri, PhD, MPH Assistant Professor Division of Occupational & Environmental Medicine Division of Occupational & Environmental Medicine