YCCI 2012 Pilot Awardees

Child Health Innovation Fund
PIDept.ProjectAmount FundedAward Dates
Julian FordUCONN- PsychiatryDevelopment of a Practitioner-Informed Model to Facilitate Interdisciplinary Collaboration$50,000.007/01/12- 6/30/12
Megan SmithPsychiatryThe Momba Web-based Community$50,000.007/01/12- 6/30/14
Total Child Health Innovation Fund$100,000.00

Just‐in‐Time Pilots Utilizing Core Technologies
Andrew GoodmanMicrobial PathogenesisDefining the Contribution of Interpersonal Microbial Variation to Drug Metabolism$ 7,000.002/01/12- 1/31/13
June GruberPsychologyNeural Mechanisms Underlying Positive Emotion Regulation in Bipolar Disorder$ 7,000.0011/01/12- 10/31/13
Raimund HerzogInternal Medicine- EndocrineDefining the Astrocytic Response to Recurrent Exposure to Hypoglycemia$ 7,000.004/01/12- 3/31/13
Total Just‐in‐Time Pilots Utilizing Core Technologies$ 21,000.00

SPIRiT (Sharing Partnership for Innovative Research in Translation) Consortium Pilot Grant Award
PIDept.ProjectAmount FundedAward Dates
Jeffrey GruenPediatrics- NeonatologyGenetic Influences on Sluggish Cognitive Tempo and Reading$25,000.006/01/12- 5/31/12
Erica HerzogInternal Medicine- Pulmonary and Critical CareA Novel Three Dimensional Fibrocyte Culture System Based on Decellularized Human Lung$25,000.006/01/12- 5/31/12
Joann SweasyTherapeutic RadiologyUncovering the DNA Repair Landscape in Colon Cancer$25,000.006/01/12- 5/31/12
Total SPIRiT (Sharing Partnership for Innovative Research in Translation) Consortium Pilot Grant Award$ 75,000.00

TIII Translational Research Core Pilot
PIDept.ProjectAmount FundedAward Dates
Gail D’OnofrioEmergency MedicinePatient Navigation to Improve Care and Reduce Costs for High Utilizers of the Emergency Department$50,000.0010/01/12- 6/30/15
Richard MarottoliInternal Medicine- GeriatricsTransportation Needs of Older New Haven Residents$50,000.0010/01/12- 9/30/14
Total TIII Translational Research Core Pilot$100,000.00