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Tuesday, May 9, 2023
Tuesday, May 9, 2023
  • Awarded Grants 2023


    Principal Investigator(s)

    Sponsor Total Awarded Project Period
    Timothy Cernak

    Alfred P. Sloan Foundation

    $75,000 09/23 - 09/25
    Title: Sloan Research Fellowship

    Amna Rizvi-Toner

    (Karen Farris)

    AFPE $20,000 09/23 - 08/24

    Title: Oral Anticancer Agents: Symptom Self-Management and Healthcare Utilization

    Steven Schwendeman Merck Sharp & Dohme LLC $5,000 09/23 - 08/24

    Title: Pharmaceutical Sciences Seminar Program (2023-2024)

    Dalia Soueid

    (Amanda Garner)

    ACS Division of Medicinal Chemistry $35,000 09/23 - 08/24

    Title: Cell-Based Assay Development Strategies to Probe Dysregulated mRNA-Protein Interactions for Drug Discover

    Amanda Garner Ono Pharma Foundation $1,035,000 08/23 - 07/26

    Title: Chemical Manipulation of RNA-Protein Interactions for RNA-Targeted Drug Discover

    James Moon (MPI) NIH (R01) $2,771,422 07/23 - 06/28

    Title: Restoring the Immunogenicity of Head and Neck Cancer

    Anna Schwendeman (MPI) NIH (R01) $3,055,740 07/23 -  05/27

    Title: Development of Phospholipid-Based Nanotherapeutics for Treating Abdominal Aortic Aneurys

    Timothy Cernak (MPI) Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation $396,966 05/23 - 05/20

    Title: Merging Machine Learning and High-Throughput Experimentation in the Synthesis of Bedaquilin

    Shana Littleton

    (Jasmine Luzum)

    NIH (F31) $81,074 05/23 - 05/25

    Title: Addressing the Racial Disparity of Angiotensin Inhibitor Benefit in HFrEF Hospitalizations: Distinguishing Genomic and Social Factors 

    Ashlee Brunaugh

    Cystic Fibrosis Foundation

    $112,000 05/23 - 04/25

    Title: Repurposing Niclosamide as an Inhaled Treatment for Burkholderia Cepacia Complex Infections in Cystic Fibrosis

    Peter Tessier NIH (R21) $429,000 05/23 - 04/25

    Title: Neuronal Silencing of ATXN3 Using Peripherally Administered Antibody/ASO Conjugates That Penetrate the Blood-Brain Barrie

    Michael Smith Upjohn Research Award $50,000 05/23 - 04/24
    Title: Identifying Inequities in the Diagnosis & Management of Centralized Pain in Older Adults

    Ana Lopez-Medina

    (Jasmine Luzum)

    MICHR $54,882 05/23 - 04/24
    Title: Drug-Induced Long QT Syndromeermining the Associations of Candidate Genetic Variants and a Polygenic Score

    Eunjae Shim

    (Timothy Cernak)

    Rackham Graduate School $54,240 05/23 - 04/24

    Title: Rackham Predoctoral Fellowship

    Peter Tessier (MPI) NIH (R01) $3,695,141 04/23 - 12/27
    Title: CD98hc Brain Shuttles for Delivering Off-The-Shelf Neuroprotective Antibodies in Alzheimer’s Disease 
    Vicki Ellingrod (MPI) NIH (T32)


    04/23 - 03/28

    Title: Michigan Institute for Clinical and Health Research (MICHR) - Predoctoral T32

    Vicki Ellingrod (MPI) NIH (K12)


    04/23 - 03/28

     Title: Michigan Institute for Clinical and Health Research (MICHR) - K12

    Gergely Lautner NIH (R01)


    04/23 - 01/27

    Title: Electrochemically Generated Inhaled Nitric Oxide (iNO) delivery via High Flow Nasal Cannula (HFNC)

    Ashlee Brunaugh Catalent Pharma $35,000 3/23 - 09/23

    Title: Identification of Sugar Mixtures with High Glass Transition Temperature to Enhance Stability and Aerosol Performance of Spray Dried Proteins

    Peter Toogood; Nouri Neamati Center of Academic Innovation $7,794 03/23 - 03/25

    Title: Augmenting Reality in Medicinal Chemistry

    Timothy Cernak NSF


    03/23 - 02/28

    Title: CAREER: Merging Graph Theory and Automation for Chemical Synthesis

    Mike Dorsch (MPI) NIH (R33/R61) $768,676 02/23 - 08/26

    Title: Diversity Supplement- A Just-In-Time Adaptive Mobile Application Intervention To Reduce Sodium Intake and Blood Pressure In Hypertensive Patients

    Nouri Neamati (MPI) University of Miami/NIH (R01) $2,577,852 01/23 - 12/27

    Title: SIRT5 Inhibitors and Degraders as Novel Treatments for Ewing Sarcoma

    Daniel Hertz NIH (R37) $2,656,172

    01/23 - 12/27

    Title: Development of an Integrated Risk Prediction Model of Taxane-Induced Peripheral Neuropathy

    Madison Irwin

    (Michael Smith)

    Society of Pain and Palliative Care Pharmacists

    $4,966 01/23 - 12/23

    Title: Pharmacist Interventions for Insomnia in Palliative Care: Key Stakeholder Perspectives

    Daniel Hertz American Cancer Society $60,000 01/23 - 12/23

    Title: Assessment of Mastectomy-Related Range of Motion Deficits via Smartphone App

    Ashlee Brunaugh PhRMA Foundation $100,000 01/23 - 12/23

    Title: Development of Repurposed Adjuvant Studded Particles to Enhance Inhaled Antibiotic Activity Against Extensively Drug Resistant Pathogens

    David Sherman (MPI) NIH (R01) $160,692 01/23 - 06/24
    Title: Diversity Supplement: Development of Natural Product Inhibitors of Nef for Clearance of HIV Reservoirs