Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine

Institute for Public Health and Medicine

Awards

We will be listing all new awards granted to IPHAM Faculty.  Learn about the incredibly diverse set of activities taking place within IPHAM.  The most recent awards are listed at the top.

 

New Awards

Title:
Comparing the Effectiveness of Clinicians and Paraprofessionals to Reduce Disparities in Perinatal Depression
PI:Darius Tandon
Sponsor: Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI)
Center Affiliation:Community Health

Title:  Combating Antimicrobial Resistance through Rapid Implementation of Available Guidelines and Evidence (CARRIAGE)
PICharlesnika T Evans
Sponsor:  Department of Veterans Affairs
Center Affiliation: Healthcare Studies and Population Health Sciences

Title: Mechanical Circulatory Support: Measures of Adjustment and Quality of Life
PI: Kathleen L Grady and Elizabeth A. Hahn
Sponsor:
National Heart Lung and Blood Institute

Title: Evaluating Northwestern Medicine Community Outreach
PI:Ronald Ackermann
Sponsor: Northwestern Memorial Hospital
Center Affiliation(s):Community Health

Title: Evaluating the Chicago Public Schools (CPS) Promoting Adolescent Health Through School-Based HIV/STI Prevention and School-Based Surveillance Initiative
PI:Michael Fagen
Sponsor: Chicago Public Schools (via University of Illinois at Chicago)
Center Affiliation(s):Community Health, Education in Health Sciences

Title: Improving Safety for Ambulatory Surgical Seniors
PI:Gildasio De Oliveira Jr
Sponsor: Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality
Center Affiliation(s):Healthcare Studies

Title: The Patient-Centered Medical Home: Impact on Mental Health Treatment and Health Services Use among Adolescents with Mental Health Disorders
PI: Juliet Yonek
Sponsor: Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality
Center Affiliation(s):Healthcare Studies

Title: Health related quality of life and seizure medications after hemorrhagic stroke
PI:Andrew Naidech
Sponsor: Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality
Center Affiliation(s):Healthcare Studies

Title: Regulation of FGF23 in Chronic Kidney Disease (CKD) by iron and inflammation
PI:Myles Wolf
Sponsor: National Institute of Diabetes, Digestive and Kidney Diseases
Center Affiliation(s):Translational Metabolism and Health

Title: Sustaining quality of life of the aged:  Heart transplant or mechanical support?
PI: Kathleen Grady
Sponsor: National Institute on Aging
IPHAM Center: Patient-Centered Outcomes

Title: Mineral Metabolites and Risk of Retinal Abnormalities
PI: Rupal Mehta
Sponsor: National Kidney Foundation of Illinois
IPHAM Center: Translational Metabolism and Health

TitleVitamin D Catabolism in Chronic Kidney Disease
PI: Myles Wolf
SponsorNational Institute of Diabetes, Digestive and Kidney Diseases (via University of Washington)
IPHAM Center: Translational Metabolism and Health.

TitleRobust Multi-Criteria Optimization With Application to Radiation Therapy
PI: Omid Nohadani
Sponsor: National Science Foundation
IPHAM Center: Engineering and Health

Title: An Optimal Design of Experiments Approach for Reliable Risk Assessment with Error-prone Electronic Medical Records
PI: Daniel Apley
Sponsor: National Science Foundation
IPHAM Center: Engineering & Health

Title: The Influence of Cesarean Delivery on Women's Childbearing Choices: A Qualitative Investigation
PI: LisaMasinter
Sponsor: Northwestern Memorial Hospital
IPHAM Center: Healthcare Studies

TitlePromotora-Led Intervention to Promote Weight Loss in Latinas at-risk for Diabetes
PI: Matthew O'Brien
SponsorNational Institute of Diabetes, Digestive and Kidney Diseases
IPHAM Center: Community Health

Title: Capacity Building and Technical Assistance Activities
PI: Robert Murphy
Sponsor: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (via Harvard University)
IPHAM Center: Global Health

Title: Advance Planning for Home Services for Seniors
PI: Lee Ann Lindquist
Sponsor: Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute
IPHAM Center: Patient-Centered Outcomes

Title: National Infrastructure for Standardized and Portable EHR Phenotyping Algorithms
PI: Enid Montague
Sponsor: National Institute of General Medical Sciences (via Mayo Clinic)
IPHAM CenterPatient-Centered Outcomes

Title: Balancing non-maleficence and autonomy: Establishing ethical risk
thresholds for living kidney donors
PI: Elisa Gordon
Sponsor: Yale University
IPHAM Center: Healthcare Studies

Title: Illinois Perinatal Quality Collaborative (ILPQC)
PI: Ann Borders
Sponsor: National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion (via Illinois Department of Public Health)
IPHAM Center: Healthcare Studies

Title: Impact of phosphate and FGF23 reduction on intermediate end points in CKD
PI: Tamara Isakova
Sponsor: National Institute of Diabetes, Digestive and Kidney Diseases
IPHAM Center: Translational Metabolism and Health

Title: GOALI: Models and Methods for Marathon Course Design using Multi-Objective Approaches
PI: Karen Smilowitz
Sponsor: National Science Foundation
IPHAM Center: Engineering and Health

Title: Improving Patient-Level Race and Ethnicity Data Collection and Reporting
PI: Theresa Walunas 
Sponsor: American Medical Association
IPHAM Center: Health Information Partnerships

Title: EvidenceNOW: Advancing Heart Health in Primary Care -- Midwest Healthy Hearts in the Heartland Cooperative
PI: Abel Kho
Sponsor: Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ)
IPHAM Center: Health Information Partnerships

Title: Clinical Learning Environment Review (CLER) program Evaluation Project
PI: Sherri L LaVela
Sponsor: Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education
IPHAM Center: Healthcare Studies

Title: The Influence of Cesarean Delivery on Women's Childbearing Choices: A Qualitative Investigation
PI: Lisa Masinter
Sponsor: Northwestern Memorial Hospital
IPHAM Center: Healthcare Studies

Title: EHR-Based Health Literacy Strategy to Promote Medication Therapy Management
PI: Stephen Persell
Sponsor: National Institute of Nursing Research
IPHAM Center: Healthcare Studies

Title: National Health Literacy Mapping to Inform Healthcare Policy
PIMyles Wolf
Sponsor: National Institute on Aging (via University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill)
IPHAM CenterTranslational Metabolism and Health

TitleFEMA Vehicle Crash Study: Firefighter Injury Reduction through Sustainable Risk Management
PI: Dustin French
Sponsor: Federal Emergency Management Agency (via University of Arizona)
IPHAM 
Center: Healthcare Studies

TitleBalancing non-maleficence and autonomy: Establishing ethical risk thresholds for living kidney donors
PI: Elisa Gordon
Sponsor: Greenwall Foundation (via Yale University)
IPHAM 
Center: Healthcare Studies

TitleUsing Paraprofessional Home Visitors to Prevent Postpartum Depression
PI: Darius Tandon
Sponsor: Northwestern Memorial Hospital
IPHAM 
Center: Community Health

TitleFGF-23 and the Risk of Stroke and Cognitive Decline
PI: Myles Wolf
Sponsor: National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (via University of Miami)
IPHAM 
Center: Translational Metabolism and Health

Title: Development of an Electronic Registry to Determine Prevalence and Characteristics of Anaphylaxis and Epinephrine Use
PI: Ruchi Gupta
Sponsor: Mylan Specialty L.P.
IPHAM Center: Community Health

Title: Hepatitis C Community Alliance for Testing and Treatment in Chicago (HepCCATT)
PI
Abel Kho
Sponsor
: National Center for HIV/AIDS, Viral Hepatitis, STD, and TB Prevention (via University of Chicago)
IPHAM CenterEngineering and Health

Title: EMS & Hospital data matching project
PI:Sanjay Mehrotra
Sponsor: American Heart Association Midwest Affiliate
IPHAM Center:Engineering and Health

Title: Retrospective Review of Sublingual Immunotherapy (SLIT) as a Treatment for Food Allergy at Allergy Associates of La Crosse, WI
PI:Ruchi Gupta
Sponsor: Food Allergy Research & Education, Inc.
Center:Center for Community Health

Title: Dissemination of the Mothers and Babies Postpartum Depression Intervention
PI:Darius Tandon
Sponsor: Robert R. McCormick Tribune Foundation
Center:Center for Community Health

Title: Mothers and Babies Illinois: Maternal, Infant and Early Childhood home Visiting Program (MIECHVP)
PI:Darius Tandon
Sponsor: Health Resources and Services Administration
Center:Center for Community Health

Title: The Magnolia Project
PI:Darius Tandon
Sponsor: State of Florida
Center:Center for Community Health

Title: Host-Pathogen Interactions in a Failing Global lineage of MTBC:M.africanum
PI:Chad Achenbach and Robert Murphy
Sponsor: National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases
Center:Center for Global Health

Title: Vitamin D Catabolism in Chronic Kidney Disease
PI:Myles Wolf
Sponsor: National Institute of Diabetes, Digestive and Kidney Diseases
Center:Translational Metabolism and Health

Title:Developing a Low-Cost Hepatitis C Test for Low-Income Countries
PI:Robert L Murphy
Sponsor: National Cancer Institute’s Center for Global Health
Center Affiliation(s): Global Health

Title: Prot #CPR-03434: A Prospective, Randomized, Controlled Multicenter Clinical Study to Evaluate the Safety and Effectiveness of the IBV® Valve System for the Single-Lobe Treatment of Severe Emphysema
PI:Ravi Kalhan
Sponsor: Spiration, Inc.
Center Affiliation(s): Patient-Centered Outcomes, Population Health Sciences

Title: Dissemination of the Mothers and Babies Postpartum Depression Intervention
PI:Darius Tandon
Sponsor: Robert R. McCormick Tribune Foundation
Center Affiliation(s): Community Health, Behavior and Health

Title: Positive Affect Regulation for HIV Prevention in People with Mood Disorders
PI:Judith Moskowitz
Sponsor: National Institute of Mental Health
Center Affiliation(s): Behavior and Health

Title: Center of Excellence for Mobile Sensor Data-to-Knowledge (MD2K)
PI: Bonnie Spring
Sponsor: National Institute of Biomedical Imaging and Bioengineering
Center Affiliation(s): Behavior and Health, Engineering and Health, Global Health, Population Health Sciences

Title: Identification and Inference for Longitudinal Causal Mediation Analysis in HIV Research
PI: Robert Leo Murphy
Sponsor: National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases
Center Affiliation(s): Global Health

Title: Mesenchymal Stem Cell Therapy for Active Systemic Lupus Erythematosus
PI: Rosalind Ramsey-Goldman
Sponsor: National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases
Center Affiliation(s): Patient-Centered Outcomes, Population Health Sciences

Title: Impact of Emerging Health Insurance Designs on Diabetes Complications
PI:Ronald T Ackermann
Sponsor: National Institute of Diabetes, Digestive and Kidney Diseases
Center Affiliation(s): Community Health, Behavior and Health, Healthcare Studies

Title: RCT of an integrative intervention for non-treatment-seeking meth users
PI:Judith Moskowitz
Sponsor: National Institute on Drug Abuse
Center Affiliation(s): Behavior and Health

Title: Northwestern Juvenile Project: Archiving Data, Part I
PI:Linda A Teplin
Sponsor: Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention
Center Affiliation(s): Behavior and Health, Population Health Sciences

Title: Ethics in HIV Prevention Research Involving LGBT Youth
PI:Brian Mustanski
Sponsor: National Institute on Minority Health and Health Disparities
Center Affiliation(s): Community Health, Engineering and Health

Title: PROMIS Statistical Center Subproject
PI:David Cella
Sponsor: National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases
Center Affiliation(s): Healthcare Studies, Patient-Centered Outcomes

Title: Dissemination of the Aging Brain Care Program
PI:Dustin Douglas French
Sponsor: Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services
Center Affiliation(s): Healthcare Studies

Title: Prevention of Bone Loss after Acute SCI by Zoledronic Acid: Durability, Effect on Bone Strength and Use of Biomarkers to Guide Therapy
PI:Thomas J Schnitzer
Sponsor: U.S. Army Medical Research and Materiel Command
Center Affiliation(s): Patient-Centered Outcomes

Title: Role for B-Cell Mediated Olfactory Loss in Chronic Rhinosinusitis with Nasal Polyps
PI:Bruce Kuang-Huay Tan
Sponsor: Triological Society and the American College of Surgeons
Center Affiliation(s): Healthcare Studies, Patient-Centered Outcomes

Title: Proteogenomic Monitoring and Assessment of Kidney Transplant Recipients
PI:Michael Messod Abecassis
Sponsor: Transplant Genomics, Inc.
Center Affiliation(s): Behavior and Health, Engineering and Health, Patient-Centered Outcomes, Population Health Sciences

Title: Mobile Applications for Depression: Comparing Cognitive and Behavioral Approaches
PI:David C Mohr
Sponsor: National Institute of Mental Health
Center Affiliation(s): Behavior and Health, Engineering and Health

Title: The Interaction of IDO and TRegs Leads to Immunosuppression in Glioma
PI:Derek Wainwright
Sponsor: National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke
Center Affiliation(s): Translational Metabolism and Health

Title: Nurse Staffing and Patient Outcomes in the Rehabilitation Setting
PI:Kwang-Youn A Kim
Sponsor: Rehabilitation Nursing Foundation
Center Affiliation(s):  Population Health Sciences

Title: Improving Utilization of High-KDRI Organs
PI:Sanjay Mehrotra
Sponsor: Gift of Hope Organ & Tissue Donor Network
Center Affiliation(s):  Behavior and Health, Buehler Center on Aging, Health and Society, Community Health, Education in Health Sciences, Engineering and Health, Global Health, Healthcare Studies, Patient-Centered Outcomes, Translational Metabolism and Health

Title: Community-Generated Palliative Care Telemedicine for Rural Black and White Elders
PI:Joshua M Hauser
Sponsor: National Institute on Aging
Center Affiliation(s):  Buehler Center on Aging, Health and Society

Title: Community Engagement for Early Recognition and Immediate Action in Stroke (CEERIAS)
PI:Shyam Prabhakaran
Sponsor: Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute
Center Affiliation(s):  Community Health, Healthcare Studies, Patient-Centered Outcomes

Title:  Mechanical Circulatory Support:  Measures of Adjustment and Quality of Life

Researchers:  Kathleen L Grady, PhD, RN, MS and Elizabeth A. Hahn, MA

Sponsor:  National Heart Lung and Blood Institute; $2,727,259 for five years

If you are an IPHAM member who would like your award listed here, please contact us at ipham@northwestern.edu.