YCCI 2013 Pilot Awardees

Just‐in‐Time Pilots Utilizing Core Technologies
PI Dept. Project Amount Funded Award Dates
Barbara Ehrlich Pharmacology Structural Interactions of Chemotherapeutic Agents $ 7,000.00 7/01/13- 6/30/14
Donald Engelman Molecular Biophysics and Biochemistry Monitoring the Efficacy of Exercise in Recovery from Peripheral Artery Disease Using a Novel Imaging Probe $ 6,826.00 7/01/13- 6/30/14
Michelle Hampson Diagnostic Radiology Neurofeedback for Obsessive Compulsive Disorder $ 6,900.00 4/01/13- 3/31/14
Mark Horowitz Orthopaedics Analysis of Adipogenesis in Human Lipomas and Liposarcomas $ 3,696.00 6/01/13- 5/31/14
Ifat Levy Neurobiology Neural Correlated of Reward Learning in Obesity $ 6,900.00 7/01/13- 6/30/14
Deepak Narayan Surgery- Plastic Surgery Characterization of the Effect of PTH on Adipokine Secretion $ 7,000.00 4/15/13- 4/14/14
Kevin O’Connor Neurology Mechanisms of Autoantibody Production in Myasthenia Gravis $ 6,378.00 7/01/13- 6/30/14
Abhijit Patel Therapeutic Radiology Tumor DNA in Blood as a Biomarker for Early Detection and Monitoring of Lung Cancer $ 7,000.00 7/01/13- 6/30/14
Godfrey Pearlson Neurobiology Assessment of the Relationship Between Hormone Levels and Bariatric Surgery Outcome $ 6,984.80 7/01/13- 12/31/14
David Pitt Neurology Retrieval and Charterization of Multiple Sclerosis Tissue from the Yale Pathology Tissue Archive $ 7,000.00 6/01/13- 5/31/14
Christopher Pittenger Psychiatry An Optimized Protocol for Multi‐Modal Imaging in Obsessive‐Compulsive Disorder Using the Human Connectome Project $ 6,900.00 7/01/13- 6/30/14
Nicola Santoro Pediatrics- Endocrine Role of Common Variants in the 5’ And 3’ UTRs of Candidate Genes in the Pathogenesis of Pediatric NAFLD $ 6,900.00 7/01/13- 6/30/14
Just‐in‐Time Pilots Utilizing Core Technologies $ 79,484.80





Tactical Clinical and Translational Science Pilot Award
PI Dept. Project Amount Funded Award Dates
Barbara Ehrlich Pharmacology Prevention of Chemotherapy‐Induced Peripheral Neuropathy $ 14,000.00 7/15/13- 7/14/14
Tactical Clinical and Translational Science Pilot Award $ 14,000.00