Who We Are Funding

Mentored Research Training Grant (MRTG)

anderson_thomas_MD_FAERT. Anthony Anderson, Ph.D, M.D.
Institution: Stanford University School of Medicine
Type of Grant: MRTG-Clinical and Translational
Start Date: 1/1/19
Project Title: Modulation of Acute and Chronic Pain Using Focused Ultrasound on the Peripheral Nervous System

 
 

Victoria BedellVictoria M. Bedell, M.D., Ph.D. (2019 Grant Recipient)
Institution: University of Pennsylvania
Type of Grant: MRTG
Start Date: 7/1/20
Project Title: Anesthetic Effects on Mitochondrial Localization During Neural Development in Zebrafish

 
 

anne_cherry_md_faerAnne D. Cherry, M.D.
Institution: Duke University
Type of Grant:  MRTG-Basic Science
Start Date: 7/1/18
Project Title: Interface of Mitochondrial Quality Control and Immune Activation in Heart Transplant

 
 

doshi_tina_MD_FAERTina L. Doshi, M.D., M.H.S.
Institution: Johns Hopkins University
Type of Grant: MRTG-Clinical and Translational
Start Date: 1/1/19
Project Title: Novel Biomarkers and Pain Phenotypes in Trigeminal Neuralgia

 
 

Adam GerberAdam Gerber, M.D., Ph.D. (2019 Grant Recipient)
Institution: Columbia University Medical Center
Type of Grant: MRTG
Start Date: 1/1/20
Project Title: Attenuation of Lung Injury with an Inhaled Matrix Metalloproteinase Inhibitor

 
 

Benjamin GruenbaumBenjamin F. Gruenbaum, M.D. (2019 Grant Recipient)
Institution: Yale University School of Medicine
Type of Grant: MRTG
Start Date: 7/1/19
Project Title: Neuronal Mechanisms of Unconsciousness in an Absence Seizure Model

 
 

thomas_t_joseph_md_phd_FAERThomas T. Joseph, M.D., Ph.D.
Institution: University of Pennsylvania
Type of Grant:  MRTG-Basic Science
Start Date: 7/1/18
Project Title: Anesthetic Interactions with Ryanodine Receptor 1 in Malignant Hyperthermia

 
 

Vesela KovachevaVesela P. Kovacheva, M.D., Ph.D. (2019 Grant Recipient)
Institution: Brigham and Women's Hospital
Type of Grant:  MRTG
Start Date: 9/1/19
Project Title: Genome Wide Association Study of Patients with History of Postpartum Hemorrhage

 
 

Li Li Li Li, M.D., Ph.D. (2019 Grant Recipient)
Institution: University of Washington
Type of Grant: MRTG
Start Date: 1/1/20
Project Title: Deciphering the Locus Coeruleus-Thalamic Circuit in Anesthetic Emergence

 
 

Michael PugliaMichael P. Puglia, II, M.D., Ph.D. (2019 Grant Recipient)
Institution: University of Michigan
Type of Grant: MRTG
Start Date: 1/1/20
Project Title: Connectivity and Complexity During General Anesthesia in the Developing Brain

 
 

rong_lisa_MD_FAERLisa Q. Rong, M.D.
Institution:
Weill Medical College of Cornell University
Type of Grant: MRTG-Clinical and Translational
Start Date: 1/1/19
Project Title: Mitral Apparatus Tissue Characterization for Prediction of Anesthesia-induced Changes and Mid-term Success After Surgical and Percutaneous Mitral Valve Repair

 
 

Seyed SafavyniaSeyed A. Safavynia, M.D., Ph.D. (2019 Grant Recipient)
Institution:
Weill Medical College of Cornell University
Type of Grant: MRTG
Start Date: 7/1/19
Project Title: Probing the Neural Mechanisms of Post-Anesthesia Care Unit Delirium Using Functional Near-Infrared Spectroscopy

 
 

vafi_salmasi_md_faerVafi Salmasi, M.D.
Institution: Stanford University School of Medicine
Type of Grant: MRTG-Health Services Research
Start Date: 8/1/18
Project Title: Comparing Effectiveness of Duloxetine and Desipramine in Patients with Chronic Pain: A Pragmatic Randomized Controlled Trial Using Point of Care Randomization

Co-funded by the Society of Academic Associations of Anesthesiology and Perioperative Medicine (SAAAPM)

 
 
 

yu_shi_md_faerYu Shi, M.D., M.P.H.
Institution: Mayo Clinic
Type of Grant: MRTG-Clinical and Translational
Start Date: 7/1/18
Project Title: Longitudinal Assessment of Affect, Behavior, and Cognition in Children Undergoing General Anesthesia

 
 

Loren SmithLoren Smith, M.D., Ph.D.
Institution:  Vanderbilt University Medical Center
Type of Grant: MRTG-Clinical and Translational
Start Date: 1/1/18
Project Title: High Density Lipoprotein Particle Characteristics and the Risk of Acute Kidney Injury After Cardiac Surgery

 
 

Mieke SoensMieke A. Soens, M.D. (2019 Grant Recipient)
Institution:
Brigham and Women's Hospital
Type of Grant: MRTG
Start Date:  2/1/20
Project Title: The Role of Specialized Pro-resolving Mediators in the Development of Persistent Post-Surgical Pain

 
 

Brittney WilliamsBrittney Williams, M.D. (2019 Grant Recipient)
Institution:
University of Maryland Baltimore
Type of Grant: MRTG
Start Date:  3/1/20
Project Title: Role of TLR7 in Platelet Activation and Dysfunction in Sepsis

 
 

APSF/FAER Mentored Research Training Grant (MRTG)

Alexander F. ArriagaAlexander F. Arriaga, M.D., M.P.H., Sc.D. (2019 Grant Recipient)
Institution:
Brigham and Women's Hospital
Type of Grant: APSF/FAER MRTG
Start Date:  9/1/19
Project Title: Increasing the Frequency of Debriefing after Perioperative Crises: Altering Trajectories that Impact Provider Burnout and Wellness

 
 

Research Fellowship Grant (RFG)

devinney_michael_MD_FAERMichael J. Devinney, M.D., Ph.D.
Institution: Duke University
Type of Grant: RFG
Start Date: 1/1/19
Project Title: The Association of Obstructive Sleep Apnea with Postoperative Cognitive Dysfunction and Neuroinflammation

 
  

Stephan G. FrangakisStephan G. Frangakis, M.D., Ph.D. (2019 Grant Recipient)
Institution: Duke University
Type of Grant: RFG
Start Date: 1/1/20
Project Title: Analgesic Effects of Perioperative Propranolol Administration for Spine Surgery

 
  

Elizabeth White Elizabeth Railey White, M.D., Ph.D. (2019 Grant Recipient)
Institution: University of Pennsylvania
Type of Grant: RFG
Start Date: 1/1/20
Project Title: Identification of Molecular Targets of Fropofol-Induced Cardiac Depression with the Novel Photoaffinity Label ortho-azi-fropofol

 
 

Yifan Xu Yifan Xu, M.D., Ph.D. (2019 Grant Recipient)
Institution: Oregon Health and Science University
Type of Grant: RFG
Start Date: 1/1/20
Project Title: Modulation of Microvascular Blood Flow and Stroke Outcome via GPR39

 
 

Research in Education Grant (REG)

thomas_ebert_md_FAERThomas J. Ebert, M.D., Ph.D
Institution: Medical College of Wisconsin
Type of Grant: REG
Start Date: 7/1/18
Project Title: Beyond Milestones; Using Holistic Ratings to Evaluate Trainee Performance

 
 

Kynes_James_MD_FAERJames Matthew Kynes, M.D.
Institution: Vanderbilt University Medical Center
Type of Grant: REG
Start Date: 1/1/19
Project Title: The Effect of Simulation Combined with Booster Training on Long-term Clinical Performance for Caesarean Delivery in a Low-resource Setting

Supported in part by the Gertie Marx Endowment Fund

 
 
Allison Lee, M.D. Allison J. Lee, M.D.
Institution: Columbia University
Type of Grant: REG
Start Date: 1/1/18
Project Title: A Mixed Methods: RCT Comparing Two Methods of Debriefing for a Serious Game Designed to Teach Novice Anesthesia Residents (CA1) to Perform General Anesthesia for Emergency Cesarean Delivery

Supported in part by the Gertie Marx Endowment Fund

 
 

FAER/ABA Research in Education Grant (REG)

Benjamin CloydBenjamin H. Cloyd, M.D. (2019 Grant Recipient)
Institution: University of Michigan
Type of Grant: FAER/ABA REG
Start Date:  7/1/19
Project Title:Is Participation in Maintenance of Certification in Anesthesiology Associated with Clinical Outcomes?

 
 

GEMSSTAR Grant

katie_schenning_md_faerKatie Schenning, M.D., M.P.H.
Institution: Oregon Health and Science University
Type of Grant: GEMSSTAR
Start Date:  8/1/18
Project Title: The Role of Alzheimer’s Risk Factors in Cognitive Decline After Spine Surgery

 
 

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