Pilot Award Recipients

Current

Nicola Camp, PhD

Nicola Camp, PhD

Professor

Department of Hematology

University of Utah

Research Project Title  

Myeloma Tumor Dimensions: A New Route to Precision Therapeutics

Kent Lai, PhD

Kent Lai, PhD

Adjunct Professor

Department of Pediatrics

University of Utah

Research Project Title  

Targeting Endoplasmic Reticulum (ER) Stress in Classic Galactosemia

Anna Ibele, MD

Anna Ibele, MD

Associate Professor

Department of Surgery

University of Utah

Research Project Title  

Factors Influencing Patient Loss to Follow-Up After Bariatric Surgery

Jun Yang, PhD

Jun Yang, PhD

Associate Professor

Opthalmology

University of Utah

Research Project Title  

Modeling Usher Syndrome Type 2A Using Patient-Specific Retinal Organoid Approach

Laith Al-Rabadi, MD

Laith Al-Rabadi, MD

Assistant Profesor (Clinical)

Department of Nephrology

University of Utah

Research Project Title  

Assessing Autosomal Recessive Alport by DNA Variants and Novel

Past

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

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