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Current Funding


PI/Co-PI Grant Agency Amount
Abshire, Demetrius  Developing a Lifestyle Intervention to Reduce Body Weight for Obese African American Men Living in the Rural South NIH/NIMHD $739,328
Adams, Swann 
Friedman, Daniela (PI)
Strategies for Communicating the Environmental Risks of Cancer (SCERC) NIH/NCI  $145,105
Andrews, Jeannette  Jonas Nurse Leaders Scholars Program Jonas Center for Nursing Excellence $20,000
Andrews, JeannetteMcKinney, Tena (Co-I) Leveraging Mental Health Provider Access in Underserved Counties in South Carolina Blue Cross Blue Shield of South Carolina $931,445
Babatunde, OluwoleAdams, Swann; Felder, Tisha (Mentors) Identifying predictors of racial disparity in treatment and mortality among patients diagnosed with breast cancer in South Carolina and geospatial investigation of breast cancer navigation NIH/NCI $465,318
Baliko, BeverlyReitmeier, Melissa (PI) The Health Occupations Providing Excellence in SBIRTS (HOPES) SAMHSA $859,320
Baliko, Beverly
Ribar, Alicia Co-PIs
TeleMentalScale Blue Cross Blue Shield of SC $525,000
Bell, Nathaniel  Effect of the patient-centered medical home on geographic and racial disparities in health care access AHRQ $99,996
Bell, Nathaniel 
Eberth, Jan (PI) 
Rural Health Research Center Cooperative Agreement 2019-2020 - FORHP Project HRSA, FORHP $175,000
Burgess, Stephanie Choose Well Initiative Private Foundation Confidential
Dail, RobinTavakoli , Abbas (Co-I) Central & peripheral body temperature in VLBW preterm infants during the neonatal period: Relationship to neonatal infection and necrotizing enterocolitis NIH/NINR $2,893,400
Davis, Jean
Wu, Horng-Shiuann (PI)
Effects of Bright Light on Co-Occurring Symptoms in Breast Cancer Survivors: A Personalized Intervention NIH/MSU $15,685
Davis, Jean USC CON Future of Nursing Scholars Proposal  Robert Wood Johnson Foundation $150,000
Dawson, Robin (PI)Heiney, Sue (Mentor) A Patient-Centered Asthma Management Communication Intervention for Rural Latino Children NIH/NHLBI  $722,424
Donevant, Sara Prescribing Providers' Perceptions of mHealth Features that Promote Positive Outcomes Sigma  $5,000
Felder, TishaHeiney, Sue (Mentor) Improving adherence to adjuvant hormonal therapy among Disadvantaged Breast Cancer Survivors  NIH/NCI $535,883
Hein, Laura
Kitzie, Vanessa (PI)
Sexual and Identity Health Information Practices of Queer, Transgender, and Sexual MInority Women  Institute of Museum & Library Science $298,237
Heiney, Sue
Friedman, Daniela (PI) Adams, Swann (Co-I)
Faith, Activity, and Nutrition: Dissemination in Underserved Communities-Multi-Level, Community-Clinical Cancer Prevention and Control Interventions CDC $1,374,995
Heiney, Sue (Mentor Lovkoff, Sue (PI) South Carolina - Advancing Diversity in Aging Research (ADAR) Undergraduate Program National Institute on Aging (NIA)/NIH $1,757,914
Heiney, Sue  CML Adherence in Rural SC Patients Centers & Institutes for Rural and Primary Healthcare $68,779
Heiney, Sue
Adams, Swann Friedman, Daniela (PI) 
South Carolina Cancer Prevention and Control Research Network: Partner-Engaged and Evidenc-Based Multilevel Implementation CDC/HHS $1,499,971
Heiney, Sue (Co-I) Burch, James (PI) Role of Circadian Factors in Inflammation and Colorectal Adenoma Risk NIH $3,641,898
Jaja, Cheedy Insights into Microbiome and Environmental Contriubutions to Sickle Cell Disease and Leg Ulcers Study (INSIGHTS Study) NIH $67,065
Jenerette, Coretta Class of 2018 Macy Faculty Scholar The Josiah Macy Foundation  $226,112
Jenerette, Coretta Nursing Workforce Diversity - University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill HRSA $70,642
McDonnell, Karen  Advancing Quality Lung Cancer Survivorship in South Carolina 2.0 Bristol Myers Squibb Foundation  $261,689
McDonnell, Karen  Dyad-based Multiple Behavior Intervention for Reducing Lung Cancer Symptoms ACS MRSG $727,000
Mitchell, Sheryl CVS Health Foundation FNP/PA Scholarship CVS Health Foundation $3,000
Murillo, Crystal Experilearn - A collaboration between academia and practice to improve the lives of the patients in this state Duke Endowment $739,856
Pinto, Bernardine (PI)
Mitchell, Sheryl (Co-I)
Peers Promoting Exercise Adoption and Maintenance among Cancer Survivors NIH/NCI  $2,779,936
Pinto, Bernardine
Zarrett, N & Wilson, D (PIs)
Connect through PLAY: A staff-based physical activity intervention for middle school youth NIH/NINR $3,490,053
Ribar, Alicia
Keisler, Brian (PI)
Model State-Supported AHEC Program - USC Subaward AHEC/MUSC $36,976
Ribar, Alicia 
Mitchell, Sheryl (Co-I)
Developing an APRN/FQHC Practice Training Partnership HRSA $2,390,653
Ribar, Alicia Nurse Faculty Loan Program HRSA $171,411
Tavakoli, Abbas,
Jackson, Benjamin (PI)
Teriparatide Stress FracTure Recovery fOr ReturNing to Duty (Teriparatide: STRONG) DOD $2,958,862
Wirth, Michael
Violanti, J & Burch, J. (PIs)
Atypical Work Hours and Adaptation in Law Enforcement:  Targets for Disease Prevention - Subcontract with the Research Foundation for SUNY on behalf of University of Buffalo NIJ $378,963

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