Funded Proposals: 2015 Multidisciplinary Research Initiatives

Tier 1 Funded Proposals

ProposalPrincipal Investigator (PI)Colleges
Effects of Intensive Task-Specific Training in Patients with Spinal Cord Injury: From Physiology to Function
Category: Cyber and Computer
Siddhartha Sikdar (BENG)VSE, CHHS
Engineering Networked Tracking Devices for Smart Medical and Emergency Response Training
Category: Cyber and Computer
Brenda Bannan (GSE)VSE, CEHD, CHSS
Health Narratives: A Multidisciplinary Approach to Understanding Health-Related Information Generation and Dissemination in Social Media
Category: Cyber and Computer
Anthony Stefanidis (GGS)COS, CHHS, Krasnow, CHSS
Impacts of the 2011 MIPPA Bundled Payment System on ESRD Care Provision: A Patient Outcome Comparison between Hemodialysis and Peritoneal Dialysis Modalities
Category: Environment and Public Health
Naoru Koizumi (SPGIA)VSE, SPGIA, CHHS
Pilot Testing a Graphic Text Messaging Intervention to Encourage Smoking Cessation among First-Generation Chinese and Korean Immigrant Men in the Metropolitan DC Area
Category: Cyber and Computer
Xiaoquan Zhao (COMM)CHSS, CHHS, VSE
Stop Osteoarthritis by Blocking Both Arms of the Inflammatory Cycle with a Novel Inhibitor
Category: Biotechnology
Alessandra Luchini (Center for Applied Proteomics and Molecular Medicine)COS, VSE
Use of Technology to Manage Stimulus Cues and Reduce Drug Relapse: A STEAM-H (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Math - Health) Initiative
Category: Society and Education
Holly Matto (SOCW)CHHS, COS, CVPA

 

Tier 2 Funded Proposals

ProposalPrincipal Investigator (PI)Colleges
The 100th Meridian Project: Exploring Contemporary Water Issues in Historical Perspective
Category: Society and Education
Rick Davis (CVPA)CVPA, COS, CHSS
Assessing Mobile Health Technologies for Medication Compliance and Nutrition Tracking for Possible Use by Kidney Transplant Candidates
Category: Cyber and Computer
Naoru Koizumi (SPGIA)SPGIA, VSE, CHHS
Engineering Novel Theranostic Devices for Cancer Treatment Using an Integrative Experimental and Simulation Approach
Category: Biotechnology
Carolina Salvador-Morales (BENG)VSE, COS, VCU
The Mason Undergraduate Nutrition for Campus Health (MUNCH) Research Project
Category: Society and Education
Margaret Slavin (NUTR)CHHS, CHSS
A Multidisciplinary Approach to Mitigating Campus Sexual Assault
Category: Society and Education
Bonnie Stabile (SPGIA)SPGIA, S-CAR, COS, CHSS
Vaccine-Preventable Disease Outbreaks and Community-Level Vaccination Coverage
Category: Environment and Public Health
Paul Delamater (GGS)COS, CHHS
What Facets of Socioeconomic Inequality and Neighborhood-Level Segregation are Associated with Consumer Behavior, Diet Quality, and Obesity?
Category: Environment and Public Health
Cara Frankenfeld (GCH)CHHS, COS