Who We Are Funding

 

Mentored Research Training Grants (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.
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

 
 

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., M.P.H.
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

 
 

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

 
 

Benjamin GruenbaumBenjamin F. Gruenbaum, M.D.
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.
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.
Institution: University of Washington
Type of Grant: MRTG
Start Date:  1/1/20
Project Title: Deciphering the Locus Coeruleus-Thalamic Circuit in Anesthetic Emergence

 
 

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.
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.
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

 
 

APSF/FAER Mentored Research Training Grant (MRTG)

 

Mieke SoensAlexander F. Arriaga, M.D., M.P.H., Sc.D.
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

 
  

Katherine GurbaKatherine Gurba, M.D., Ph.D.
Institution:Washington University in St. Louis
Type of Grant:  RFG
Start Date:7/1/2018
Project Title: Preclinical Evaluation of Analgesia Mediated by a Novel Muscarinic M4 Positive Allosteric Modulator

 
  

Elizabeth White Elizabeth Railey White, M.D., Ph.D.
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

 
 

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
 
 

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


 
 

FAER/ABA Research in Education Grant (REG)

 

Benjamin CloydBenjamin H. Cloyd, M.D.
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