2017 Grant Recipients

Since 1986, the Foundation for Anesthesia Education and Research (FAER) has funded more than $47 million in research grants. Below is a list of our 2017 grant recipients.

2017 Grant Recipients

Bicket, MarkMark C. Bicket, MD
Mentored Research Training Grant
Consequences of Non-optimal Opioid Prescribing After Surgery

Johns Hopkins University
Baltimore, MD

 
 

Freed, JulieJulie K. Freed, MD, PhD
Mentored Research Training Grant
Novel Role of Sphingolipids in Maintaining Vascular Homeostasis

Medical College of Wisconsin
Milwaukee, WI

 
 

Kingeter, AdamAdam J. Kingeter, MD
Mentored Research Training Grant
Use of a Value-Driven Electronic, Milestone-Based Clinical Pathway to Improve Value for Patients Undergoing Coronary Artery Bypass Grafting Surgery

Vanderbilt University Medical Center
Nashville, TN

 
 

Lee, AllisonAllison J. Lee, MD
Research Education Grant
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

New York-Presbyterian Hospital (Columbia)
New York, NY

 
 

Norris, AaronAaron J. Norris, MD, PhD
Mentored Research Training Grant
Examination of Isoflurane Activated Neural Circuits

Washington University School of Medicine
St. Louis, MO

 
 

Quinones, QuintinQuintin J. Quinones, MD, PhD
Mentored Research Training Grant
Reversible Immunomodulation as a Strategy for Ischemia Tolerance in Hibernation

Duke University School of Medicine
Durham, NC

 
 

Slupe, AndrewAndrew M. Slupe, MD, PhD
Research Fellowship Grant
Axon pruning governed by Bax During Development and Following Exposure to Volatile Anesthetic

Oregon Health and Science University
Portland, OR

 
 

Smith, LorenLoren E. Smith, MD, PhD
Mentored Research Training Grant
High Density Lipoprotein Particle Characteristics and the Risk of Acute Kidney Injury After Cardiac Surgery

Vanderbilt University Medical Center
Nashville, TN

 
 

Vogt, KeithKeith M. Vogt, MD, PhD
Mentored Research Training Grant
Human Memory Encoding Under Anesthesia: How Pain Affects Hippocampal and Amygdalar Contributions to Memory

University of Pittsburgh Medical Center
Pittsburgh, PA

 
 

Whitlock, ElizabethElizabeth L. Whitlock, MD, MSc
Mentored Research Training Grant
Cognitive Trajectories Before and After Coronary Revascularization in the Elderly

University of California, San Francisco
San Francisco, CA

 
 

Yim, PeterPeter D. Yim, MD
Mentored Research Training Grant
GABAA Modulation of Myogenic Tone in Vascular Smooth Muscle- Novel Therapy of Hypertension

New York-Presbyterian Hospital (Columbia)
New York, NY