Pilot Award Recipients

Current

Orly Alter, PhD

Orly Alter, PhD

Assistant Professor
Department of Bioengineering
University of Utah

Research Project Title  

Toward Personalized Assessment of Cancer Genomic Profiles by Using Matrix and Tensor Decompositions

Deborah Bilder, MD

Deborah Bilder, MD

Associate Professor 
Department of Psychiatry
University of Utah

Research Project Title

Improved Neuroimaging of Difficult Populations: A Pilot Study of Young Children w/ASD

Gwen A. Latendresse, PhD, CNM

Gwen A. Latendresse, PhD, CNM

Associate Professor
College of Nursing
University of Utah

Research Project Title

The Impact of Maternal SSRI Use on Serotonin Synthesis and Protein Transporters in the Placenta, and Newborn Serotonin Levels

Lisa A. Joss-Moore, PhD

Lisa A. Joss-Moore, PhD

Associate Professor
Department of Pediatrics
University of Utah

Research Project Title

The Impact of Maternal SSRI Use on Serotonin Synthesis and Protein Transporters in the Placenta, and Newborn Serotonin Levels

Past

Julie M. Metos, PhD, RD

Julie M. Metos, PhD, RD

Chair & Assistant Professor
Department of Nutrition
University of Utah

Research Project Title

Effectiveness of School Nutrition Policies Targeting Obesity Prevention

Kevin J. Whitehead, MD

Kevin J. Whitehead, MD

Associate Professor, Cardiology
Department of Internal Medicine
University of Utah

Research Project Title

Biomarkers of Disease Severity in Hereditary Vascular Malformations