Recent Award "Snapshot"

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. For more detailed information on research and innovation at UofL, please visit our Metrics and Awards site  or contact Will Metcalf.

Awards for the weeks of: July 1-14, 2019.

Investigators who have recently received extramural funding

Principal InvestigatorDepartmentSponsorTitleAmount
Anderson,Brit LindseyPeds-Emergency MedicineAmerican Academy of PediatricsLeonard P Rome CATCH Visiting Professorship Program$3,500
Egilmez,Nejat KMicrobiologyUniversity of Rochester Medical CenterDevelopment of a New Strategy to Treat Locally Advanced Pancreatic Cancer$27,461
Gupta,GautamSpd-Chemical EngineeringElectric Power Research InstituteEncapsulated Heavy Metal Contained Wastewater Using Sol Gel Process Studies$151,681
Hammond,Gerald BA&S ChemistryNational Science FoundationRoles of Contact Ion-Pairs as Promoters or Catalysts in Organic Reactions$486,571
Huntington-Moskos,Luz GuiomarNursing EducationUniversity of Kansas Medical CenterAsthma in Older Adults$229,825
Knight,Lindsay KathleenA&S PsychologyPsi ChiBeyond the Amygdala: Uncovering Neural Correlates of Anxiety Regulation$1,500
Lamont,Richard JDental-Oral Immun & Infect DisNational Institutes of HealthP. gingivalis interactions with gingival epithelial cells$370,500
Pantalos,GeorgeCardiothoracic SurgeryKentucky Space Grant ConsortiumStudent Parabolic Flight Campaign Travel Support (KSGC mini-grant)$3,000
Steinbach Rankins,Jill MarieSpd-Bio-EngineeringNational Institutes of HealthUnderstanding the Host-Microtiome-Therapeutic Triad: Implications for Designing Alternative Intravaginal Delivery Platforms to Treat Bacterial Vaginosis$498,301
Total of the Awards Listed Above:$1,772,339


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