The Accelerating Excellence In Translational Science (AXIS)Charles Drew University of Medicine and Science
Grants

Program Year 1 (2009-2010)

1. 
    Grant: 1-U54-RR026138-01S2
    Agency: National Institutes of Health (NCRR)
    PI: Keith Norris, M.D., Ph.D.
    Project Title: Accelerating Excellence in Translational Science (AXIS): Telemedicine Supplement
    Supplement Title: Diabetic Retinopathy Screening Using Telemedicine in South Los Angeles Safety Net Clinics

2. 
    Grant: 1-U54-RR026138-01S1
    Agency: National Institutes of Health (NCRR)
    PI: Keith Norris, M.D., Ph.D.
    Project Title: Accelerating Excellence in Translational Science (AXIS)-(Gaming)

3. 
    Grant: 3-U54-RR026138-01S3
    Agency: National Institutes of Health (NCRR)
    PI: Keith Norris, M.D., Ph.D.
    Project Title: Accelerating Excellence in Translational Science (AXIS)-(Barbershop)

4. 
    Grant: 3-U54-RR026138-01S4
    Agency: National Institutes of Health (NCRR)
    PI: Keith Norris, M.D., Ph.D.
    Project Title: Accelerating Excellence in Translational Science (AXIS)-(Summer Student Supplement)

5. 
    Grant: U54RR022762
    Agency: NIH/NCRR RTRN
    PI: Suwit Jack Somponpun, Ph.D., Co-PI: Susanne Nicholas, M.D., Ph.D.
    Project Title: Morphogenetic mechanism of embryonic six2 in renal nephron endowment: Implication in cardiovascular-renal disease and kidney organ restoration


Program Year 2 (2010-2011)

1. 
    Grant: U54RR031268-01A1
    Agency: National Institutes of Health (NCRR)
    PI: Steven Dubinett
    Role: Omolola Ogunyemi is Co-Chair, Biomedical Informatics Program
    Project Title: UCLA Clinical and Translational Science Institute

2. 
    Agency: Bayer Women?s HealthCare
    PI: Matthew Ho, M.D., Ph.D.
    Project Title: Tissue engineered grafts using stem cells for female pelvic reconstruction

3. 
    Grant: U54RR022762
    Agency: RTRN CDU
    PI: Sheba George, Ph.D.
    Project Title: Health Research Literacy Advancement among Multicultural Populations


Program Year 3 (2011-2012)

1. 
    Agency: Academy Health
    PI: Omolola Ogunyemi, Ph.D.
    Project Title: Identifying appropriate reference data models for comparative effectiveness research (CER) studies based on data from clinical information systems

2. 
    Grant: SC1 GM089648-01A1
    Agency: NIH/SCORE
    PI: Suzanne Porszasz-Reisz, Ph.D.
    Project Title: Myostatin regulation of skeletal muscle energy metabolism


Program Year 4 (2012-2013)

1. 
    Grant: 1 U54 MI/CCP: 1U54CA143931 (Pilot) project CDU-UCLA Comprehensive Minority Institution Cancer Center Partnership grant
    Agency: NCI/NIH
    PI: Yanyuan Wu, M.D., M.S.
    Project Title: Identification of genes uniquely associated with trantuzumab resistance and tumor metastases in HER2 overexpressing breast cancer

2. 
    Grant: UL1TR000124 pilot project
    Agency: CTSI/CHPR
    PI: Robert Vargas, M.D., (UCLA/CDU), Ami Shah (UCLA-CHPR), Nina Vaccaro (SSCCHC), and Lark Galloway-Gilliam (CHC)
    Project Title: Understanding the Burden of Congestive Heart Failure and Cardiovascular Disease in South Los Angles: An Academic, Community, and Safety Net Provider Collaborative Effort

3. 
    Grant: 5-R24MD007991-02
    Agency: NIMHD
    PI: Robert Vargas, M.D., and Lark Galloway-Gilliam, M.P.A.
    Project Title: A community collaborative effort to reduce the burden of heart disease in a safety-net setting

4. 
    Grant: Resource Centers for Minority Aging Research Center for Health Improvement of Minority Elderly (RCMAR/CHIME) under NIH/NIA Grant P30 AG021684 AND NIH/NCRR/NCATS UCLA CTSI Grant Number UL1TR000124
    Agency: RCMAR/CHIME-CTSI UCLA/CDU
    PI: Homero del Pino, Ph.D.
    Project Title: Exploring Social Support of Aging Gay Men in Sobriety

5. 
    Grant: UL1TR000124
    Agency: CTSI UCLA/CDU
    PI: Satyesh Sinha, Ph.D.
    Project Title: Role of osteoactivin in regulation of macrophage mediated inflammation in diabetic nephropathy


Program Year 5 (2013-2014)

1. 
    Grant: 2R24DA017298-08
    Agency: NIH
    PI: Theodore Friedman, M.D.
    Project Title: Diversity-promoting Institutions Drug Abuse Research Development Program (DIDARP)