Congratulations to Dr. Jeff Herron who was awarded a Weill Neurohub research grant in the amount of $280,373 for his project “Automated Optimization of Adaptive DBS for Parkinson’s Disease.”
Research and Innovation
Congratulations to Dr. Hofstetter who along with Dr. Chet Moritz was awarded a Department of Defense Congressionally Directed Medical Research Programs grant in the amount of $410,176 (1st year) for their project “Closed-loop Spinal Stimulation for Restoration of Upper Extremity Function After Spinal Cord Injury.”
Congratulations to Dr. Zin Khaing who was awarded an NIH research grant in the amount of $1,957,000 for her project “Hemodynamic basis for secondary cervical grey matter tissue loss after spinal cord injury”.
Congratulations tor Dr. Chesnut and Dr. Temkin whose paper “A Trial of Intracranial-Pressure Monitoring in Traumatic Brain Injury,” which was published in the December 27, 2012 issue of The New England Journal of Medicine, has been cited over 1000 times.
Congratulations to Dr. Kalume who is one of seven University of Washington scientists included in Cell Mentor’s list of 1,000 inspiring Black scientists published in December 2020.
Congratulations to Guilherme Barros, MD, Madeline Greil, MD and Sananthan Sivakanthan, MD whose proposals have been selected for NIH funding effective July 1, 2021.
Madeline Greil, MD selected to receive the Richard H. Adler Attorney at Law & Adler Giersch Law Firm Endowed Fund for Traumatic Brain Injury Research Award
Congratulations to Dr. Greil whose proposal “Using Automated Pupillometry for Prediction of Intracranial Hypertension in Severe Traumatic Brain Injury” was selected to receive the $5000 award.
Congratulations to Dr. Anoop Patel who was awarded a cancer research grant in the amount of $900,000 for his project "Translating Single Cell Analysis into Actionable Therapeutic Strategies for Glioblastoma.”
Manuel Ferreira, MD, PhD awarded $1.2 million grant from the Wayne D. Kuni & Joan E. Kuni Foundation
Congratulations to Dr. Manny Ferreira who was awarded a cancer research grant in the amount of $1,200,000 for his project "Discovery Omics for Targeted Treatment for Orphan Brain Cancers."
Congratulations to Dr. Rob Bonow whose research project “Tracking intracranial pressure noninvasively with optic nerve sheath diameter” has received a grant in the amount of $89,000 from the newly established Garvey Institute for Brain Health Solutions (GIBHS) at UW Medicine.