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February 4, 2002

The following grants were received through the UConn Health Center's Office of Grants and Contracts in November. The list represents new awards as well as continuations. The list of grants is supplied to the Advance by the Health Center Office of Grants and Contracts and is printed in one or more issues, according to the space available.

Department Principal Investigator Sponsor Amount Award Period
Federal Research
Med. Dean's Office Berlin, R. Health Resources & Services Admin. $1,813,060 9/01-5/03
Completion of Construction of Research Laboratories
Medicine Cherniack, M. Center for Disease Control $73,076 9/00-9/02
Temporal and Impulsive Characteristics of Hand Tools
Med. Dean's Office Gould, B. Health Resources & Services Admin. $1,164,643 9/01-9/02
Basic AHEC
Traumatology/Emerg. Med. McCormick, M. Health Resources & Services Admin. $167,000 9/01-8/02
Poison Control Centers Stabilization and Enhancement Grant Program
Microbiology Pheiffer, S. Neurological Disorders & Stroke $372 9/00-8/02
Proteomic Mapping of Myelin and its Membrane Subdomains
Medicine Pilbeam, C. Nat'l Inst. of Arthritis/Musculoskeletal/Skin $211,162 1/00-10/04
Regulation of the Prostaglandin G/H Synthases in Bone
Center on Aging Prestwood, K. U.S. Dept. of Agriculture $251,000 11/01-10/04
The Effect of Soy Protein and Isoflavones on Bone in Older Women
Neuroscience Zecevic, N. Neurological Disorders & Stroke $50,000 5/01-4/02
Cajal-Retzius Cells in Developing Cerebral Cortex Supplement
Private Research
Surgery Albertsen, P. CTRC Research Foundation $4,000 9/01-8/02
The Selenium and Vitamin E Chemoprevention Trial (Select)
Medicine Dieckhaus, K. Yale $98,148 10/01-10/02
Adherence Enhancement with Rapid Internet-Based Feedback
Medicine Dieckhaus, K. Yale $9,600 4/01-3/02
Proact -- New England Program for AIDS Clinical Trials
Neurology Felice, K. Muscular Dystrophy $5,250 10/93-12/01
MDA-Sponsored Clinic
Psychiatry Ford, J. City of Stamford $16,260 9/00-9/01
Training & Consultation in Motivational-Enhancing and Trauma-Sensitive Services
Community Med. & Healthcare Gregorio, D. Assoc. of Teachers Preventive Medicine $216,390 9/00-9/02
Geographic Studies of Prostate Cancer
Surgery Kurtzman, S. Pittsburgh $7,200 6/95-6/03
NSABP Breast Cancer Prevention Trial
Surgery Kurtzman, S. Pittsburgh $3,000 2/97-1/02
NSABP Breast Cancer and Bowel Cancer Treatment
Community Med. & Healthcare Lazzarini, Z. Temple Univ. $5,693 2/00-1/02
A Structural Analysis of the Role of the Law and Human Rights in Preventing HIV
Physiology Loew, L. Molecular Probes Inc. $1,356 4/95-4/02
Material Transfer
Psychiatry Petry, N. Yale $266,583 9/01-8/02
Low-Cost Contingency Management for General Clinic Settings
Medicine Pilbeam, C. American Assoc. of Orthodontics $15,000 7/01-6/02
Role of Collagenase in Osteoblastic Migration on Collagen
Pathology Rajan, T. Ellison Medical Foundation $14,000 10/01-9/02
U.S./India Workshop on Parasitic Disease
Pediatrics Ratzan, S. Joslin Diabetes Center Inc. $1,315 5/95-6/01
Diabetes Prevention Trial -- Type 1
Genetics Rowe, D. Children's Brittle Bone Found. $110,000 11/99-10/02
Design of a Colla1 Promoter to Drive Replacement Collagen
Community Med. & Healthcare Sheehan, J. Commonwealth of Mass. $9,999 7/01-6/02
Geographic Analysis of Colorectal Cancer by Stage of Diagnosis
Pharmacology Smilowitz, H. Brookhaven Nat'l Hospital $43,135 7/01-7/02
Targeted Ablation of Tumors by Boron Neutron-Capture Therapy (BNCT)
Medicine Sporn, J. Univ. of Texas, M.D. Anderson Cancer Cntr. $1,100 4/00-5/01
Phase III Study of AE-941 in Addition to Combined Modality Treatment
Pediatrics Tsipouras, P. Children's Hospital Medical Cntr. $74,250 10/99-2/03
Use of Hammerhead Ribozymes in an Animal Model of Osteogenesis Imperfecta
State Research
Med. Dean's Office Gould, B. Dept. of Public Health $96,976 4/01-3/02
Administering Certain State Requirements for Primary Care
Community Med. & Healthcare Tennen, H. UConn-Storrs $11,804 8/01-7/02
Daily Stress, College Student Drinking and Protective Factors
Community Med. & Healthcare Ungemack, J. Conn. Dept. of Children & Families $58,559 10/01-7/02
Community Action Grant for Service Systems Change, Part 1 (PA-00-002)

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