2017 Pilot Awardees

Project Name Start Date End Date Awardee Award Amount
Improving Pediatric Acute Care through Telemedicine 1/10/2017 5/31/2018 Auerbach, Marc $25,000
Project Name Start Date End Date Awardee Award Amount
Characterizing Cross-Diagnostic Disturbances in Schizophrenia and Autism via Multi-modal Neuroimaging 1/10/2017 5/31/2018 Anticevic, Alan $45,000
The Role of DOCK8 in Regulating Vaccine Responsiveness 1/10/2017 5/31/2018 Eisenbarth, Stephanie $45,000
Project Name Start Date End Date Awardee Award Amount
Ex vivo assessment of functional DNA repair capacity in primary tumor cells using the CyTOF2 1/10/2017 5/31/2018 Bindra, Ranjit $15,000
Defining the Cellular and Molecular Activation States of Immune Cell Populations in Human Cutaneous Squamous and Basal Cell Carcinomas Arising in Solid Organ Transplant Recipients Using CyTOF 1/10/2017 5/31/2018 Colegio, Oscar $15,000
Project Name Start Date End Date Awardee Award Amount
Antiretroviral Therapy-Induced Mitochondrial Toxicity: Mechanisms and Diagnosis 1/10/2017 5/31/2018 Paintsil, Elijah $15,000
Project Name Start Date End Date Awardee Award Amount
PET Imaging of Microglial Activation in Tourette Syndrome 1/10/2017 5/31/2018 Bloch, Michael $15,000
PET Imaging of Neurovascular Unit After Ischemia 1/10/2017 5/31/2018 Sheth, Kevin $15,000
Project Name Start Date End Date Awardee Award Amount
Proteomic Analysis for Patients with Coronary Microvascular Disease A pilot study 1/10/2017 5/31/2018 Safdar, Basmah $15,000
Project Name
Identifying Key Pathobionts in Antiphospholipid Syndrome by IgA-Seq 1/10/2017 5/31/2018 Kriegel, Martin $15,000
DTumor DNA in Blood as a Highly Specific Marker for Early Cancer Detection 1/10/2017 5/31/2018 Patel, Abhijit $15,000
Project Name Start Date End Date Awardee Award Amount
Pharmacokinetic Studies on STEP Inhibitors 3/7/2017 5/31/2018 Lombroso, Paul $20,000
Project Name Start Date End Date Awardee Award Amount
7 Tesla Measures in BSNIP Biotype Subjects 7/1/2017 6/30/2018 Pearlson, Godfrey $50,000
Molecular Guided Delivery of Bioresponsive Hydrogels to Heart 7/1/2017 6/30/2018 Sinusas, Albert $50,000