Who We Are Funding

 

Mentored Research Training Grants (MRTG)

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

 

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

 

Aaron NorrisAaron J. Norris, M.D., Ph.D.
Institution: Washington University
Type of Grant:  MRTG-Basic Science
Start Date:  7/1/17
Project Title: Examination of Isoflurane Activated Neural Circuits
 

Quintin QuinonesQuintin J. Quinones, M.D., Ph.D.
Institution: Duke University
Type of Grant: MRTG-Basic Science
Start Date:  7/1/17
Project Title: Reversible Immunodulation as a Strategy for Ischemia Tolerance in Hibernation

 

Paul RiegelhauptPaul M. Riegelhaupt, M.D., Ph.D.
Institution:  New York Presbyterian Hospital/Weill Cornell Medical College
Type of Grant: MRTG-Basic Science
Start Date:  1/1/17
Project Title: Structural and Functional Characterization of the TREK1 K2P Potassium Channel: A Target for Chronic Pain Therapy

 

Peter YimPeter D. Yim, M.D.
Institution: Columbia University
Type of Grant: MRTG-Basic Science
Start Date:  7/1/17
Project Title:  GABAA Modulation of Myogenic Tone in Vascular Smooth Muscle: Novel Therapy of Hypertension

 

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:  10/1/18 
Project Title: Modulation of acute and chronic pain using focused ultrasound on the peripheral nervous system

 

doshi_tina_MD_FAERTina L. Doshi, M.D., M.H.S.
Institution: Johns Hopkins University
Type of Grant: MRTG-Clinical and Translational
Start Date:  10/1/18 
Project Title: Novel Biomarkers and Pain Phenotypes in Trigeminal Neuralgia

 

rong_lisa_MD_FAERLisa Q. Rong, M.D.
Institution:
Weill Cornell Medicine/New York Presbyterian Hospital
Type of Grant: MRTG-Clinical and Translational
Start Date:  10/1/18 
Project Title: Mitral Apparatus Tissue Characterization for Prediction of Anesthesia-induced changes and mid-term success after surgical and percutaneous Mitral Valve Repair

 

Julie FreedJulie Freed, M.D., Ph.D.
Institution:
Medical College of Wisconsin
Type of Grant: MRTG-Clinical and Translational
Start Date:  1/1/18 
Project Title: Novel Role of Sphingolipids in Maintaining Vascular Homeostasis

 

Brian O'GaraBrian P. O'Gara, M.D.
Institution: Beth Isreael Deaconess Medical Center
Type of Grant: MRTG-Clinical and Translational
Start Date:  1/1/17
Project Title: Anesthetics to Prevent Lung Injury in Cardiac Surgery

 

vijay_krishnamoorthy_md_phd_FAERVijay Krishnamoorthy, M.D., Ph.D.
Institution: Duke University
Type of Grant: MRTG-Clinical and Translational
Start Date:  7/1/18
Project Title: Mechanisms and Clinical Impact of Myocardial Injury Following Traumatic Brain Injury

 

Ross_Martini_MD_FAERRoss P. Martini, M.D.
Institution: Oregon Health & Science University
Type of Grant: MRTG-Clinical and Translational
Start Date:  7/1/18
Project Title: Eicosanoid pathway manipulation and neurophysiology of delayed ischemia after subarachnoid hemorrhage

 

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

 

Keith VogtKeith M. Vogt, M.D., Ph.D.
Institution:  University of Pittsburgh
Type of Grant: MRTG-Clinical and Translational
Start Date:  7/1/17
Project Title:  Human Memory Encoding Under Anesthesia:  How Pain Affects Hippocampal and Amygdalar Contributions to Memory

 

Mark BicketMark C. Bicket, M.D.
Institution: Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
Type of Grant: MRTG-Health Services Research
Start Date:  1/1/18
Project Title: Consequences of Non-Optimal Opioid Prescribing After Surgery

 

Catherine ChenCatherine L. Chen, M.D.
Institution: University of California, San Francisco
Type of Grant: MRTG-Health Services Research
Start Date:  1/1/17
Project Title: Unintended Consequences of Routine Preoperative Testing in Cataract Surgery Patients

 

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)
 

Jacob SunshineJacob E. Sunshine, M.D., M.S.
Institution: University of Washington
Type of Grant: MRTG-Health Services Research
Start Date:  1/1/17
Project Title: Trauma Anesthesia Care:  An Analysis of Motor Vehicle Crash Management, Risk Factors and Costs

 

Research Fellowship Grant (RFG)

 

devinney_michael_MD_FAERMichael J. Devinney, M.D., Ph.D.
Institution: Duke University
Type of Grant:  RFG
Start Date: 10/1/18
Project Title: The association of obstructive sleep apnea with postoperative cognitive dysfunction and neuroinflammation

 
 
  

katherine_gurba_md_faerKatherine Gurba, M.D., Ph.D.
Institution: Washington University in St. Louis
Type of Grant:  RFG
Start Date: 7/1/18
Project Title: Preclinical Evaluation of Analgesia Mediated by a Novel Muscarinic M4 Positive Allosteric Modulator

 

 

William Cronin, M.D. William Cronin, M.D.
Institution: Henry M. Jackson Foundation
Type of Grant:  RFG
Start Date:  7/1/17
Project Title: Validation of Volatile Organic Compound Based Breath Test for Pulmonary Oxygen Toxicity in an Established Swine ARDS Model

 
 

Andrew M. Slupe, M.D., Ph.D.Andrew M. Slupe, M.D., Ph.D.
Institution: Oregon Health and Science University
Type of Grant:  RFG
Start Date: 7/1/17
Project Title: Axon Pruning Governed by Bax During Development and Following Exposure to Volatile Anesthetic

 
 

Research in Education Grant (REG)

 

Kynes_James_MD_FAERJames Matthew Kynes, M.D.
Institution: Vanderbilt University Medical Center
Type of Grant:  REG
Start Date: 10/1/18
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

   
 

thomas_ebert_md_FAER Thomas 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

 

 
Allison Lee, M.D. Allison 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

   
 

Richard D. Urman, M.D., M.B.A.Richard D. Urman, M.D., M.B.A.
Institution: Brigham and Women's Hospital
Type of Grant:  REG
Start Date: 1/1/17
Project Title: Conducting Perioperative Code Status and Goals of Care Discussions:  A Bi-Institutional Study to Develop a Novel, Evidence-Based Curriculum for Anesthesiology Trainees

 
 

Raymond A. Zollo, M.D.Raymond A. Zollo, M.D.
Institution: University of Rochester Anesthesiology
Type of Grant:  REG
Start Date:  1/1/17
Project Title: Does Facilitated Peer Learning and Coaching (PLC) Improve Learning in the First Six Weeks of Training for Anesthesia Non-Technical Skills

 

Transition to Independence Grant (TIG)

 

Sajid Shahul, M.D., M.P.H.Sajid Shahul, M.D., M.P.H.
Institution: The University of Chicago
Type of Grant:  TIG
Start Date:  10/1/17
Project Title: Esmolol to Control Adrenergic Storm in Septic Shock

 
 

GEMSSTAR Grant

 

 

katie_schenning_md_faerKatie Schenning, M.D., M.P.H.
Institution: Oregon Health & 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


 
 

Elizabeth Whitlock, M.D., MSc
Institution: The Regent of the University of California, San Francisco
Type of Grant: GEMSSTAR
Start Date:  8/1/18
Project Title: Impact of Coronary Revascularization on Longitudinal Cognitive Change in the Elderly


 

MatthewMatthew B. Friese, M.D.
Institution: Brigham and Women's Hospital
Type of Grant:  GEMSSTAR
Start Date: 1/1/17
Project Title: Role of Complement and Microglia in Anesthesia-Induced Synapse Remodeling During Development

Supported in part by the Gertie Marx Endowment Fund