Recent Award "Snapshot"

Our faculty and staff have taken us on an amazing upward trajectory in growing as a premier, nationally recognized metropolitan research university. This includes winning extramural funding for research and scholarly activity. Below is a snapshot of some of our recent successes. In order to maintain accuracy of this data, some awards are not posted until they have been confirmed. For more detailed information on research and innovation at UofL, please visit our Metrics page or contact .

The following is a partial list of awards for the week of June 6-12, 2022.

Short Desc PI Name MPI or CO-I Dept Name Sponsor Title Total Funding
New Huang,Michael Angelo Cacdac Donninger,Howard; Yaddanapudi,Kavitha Pediatrics Commonwealth of Kentucky Role of the Immunosuppressive Tumor Microenvironment in Therapeutic Resistance in Pediatric CNS Cancers $106,895
New King-Tinsley,Ashley Dent-Rehab & Reconstruct Dent KY Cabinet for Health & Family Services/HRSA FY23 & FY24 -Ryan White PART B Health Care Services $5,437,044
New Kirpich,Irina McClain,Craig J Med-Gastroenterology Hepatology NIH National Institutes of Health Role of Soluble Epoxide Hydrolase in Alcohol-Associated Liver Disease $2,065,910
New Kolers,Avery Freeman,Lauren E A&S Philosophy Norton Healthcare Community Trust Pursuing Excellence in Ethical Care: A Partnership to Support Clinical Ethics Consultation and Education $151,574
New McCool,Morghan Rae Fuselier,Linda C A&S Biology KY Academy of Science Bryophyte Assemblages at Cave Entrance Across a Range of Anthropogenic Disturbance $2,824
New Stirling,David Paul Neurological Surgery Wings for Life Peri-axonal swelling and loss of axo-myelinic connectivity causes secondary white matter injury after SCI $220,000
New Thorpe,Mary D. Upward Bound ED US Department of Education Upward Bound Project 2 $1,562,400
New Thorpe,Mary D. Upward Bound ED US Department of Education Upward Bound Project 1 $2,413,550
New Wahlang,Banrida Med-Liver Research NIH National Institutes of Health Evaluating mechanisms of Sex Differences in Environmentally-Induced Metabolic Diseases $377,865
Total $12,338,062

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