Investigators Project Title Funding Agency Project Period
Teresa Johnson Family Connectedness for New and Expectant Mothers HWPP/CHW Community Services 03/01/16 to 12/31/20
Aaron Buseh/Sandra Millon-Underwood Sustained Community Engagement in Genetics and Genomics Research to Improve Health and to Increase Health Equity University of Wisconsin-Madison P/C Wisconsin Genomics Initiative 07/01/14 to 06/30/17
Sandeep Gopalakrishnan Near-Infrared Irradiation in a Diabetic Mouse Model with Severe Wound Healing Impairment Research and Creative Activities Support Award, Office of Research, UWM 07/01/16 to
12/31/17
Bev Zabler Teaching today’s students for tomorrow’s America HRSA NEPQR IPCP 2014 07/01/14 to 06/30/17
 Christine Kovach Feasibility Testing of a Protocol to Stop Ineffective and Unneeded Drug and Non-Drug Treatments Jewish Home Care/Helen Bader Foundation/Retirement Research Foundation 01/01/14 to 12/31/18
Michele Polfuss Measuring Energy Expenditures in Children with Spina Bifida and Down Syndrome CTSI of SE Wisconsin 04/01/16 to 03/31/17
Polly Ryan (collaborating with Marquette/MCW) Efficacy of a m-Health Self-Management Intervention DHHS PHS NIH NINR, NIA NIAMS 09/01/12 to 08/31/16
Rachel Schiffman and Reza Shaker (PI, MCW) Clinical and Translational Science Award UL1TR001436 Medical College of Wisconsin P/C DHHS PHS NIH NCRR 08/18/15 to 03/31/20
Rachel Schiffman (PI), Michael Fendrich (UConn)(Co-I), Jennifer Doering,Christine Kovach Self-Management Science Center at UWM
NIH Grant 1P20NR015339
NIH NINR Grant 1P20NR015339 09/24/14 to 06/30/19
Pilot Project 1: Michele Polfuss Measuring Energy Expenditures in Children with Spina Bifida and Down Syndrome: A Feasibility Study NIH NINR Grant 1P20NR015339 09/24/14 to 08/31/16
Pilot Project 2: Bev Zabler Promoting Self-Management in Low-income African Americans with Hypertension NIH NINR Grant 1P20NR015339 09/24/14 to 08/31/16
Pilot Project 3: Jeanne Erickson NIH NINR Grant 1P20NR015339 09/01/16 to 08/31/18
Pilot Project 4: Julie Ellis NIH NINR Grant 1P20NR015339 09/01/16 to 02/28/17
Sandra Million-Underwood Partners in Pursuit of the Promise Komen (Susan G) for The Cure 04/01/16 to 3/31/17
Sandra Million-Underwood WWWP African American Hispanic Outreach Wisconsin Well Woman Program 2014-2015 07/01/14 to 06/30/17
Sandra Million-Underwood Kohl’s Breast Cancer Initiative, Community Health Worker Objective American Cancer Society 06/04/14 to 07/31/17
Lucy Mkwandawire-Valhmu LifeCourse Initiative for Healthy Families: Create Healthier Communities through Innovative Partnerships HWPP/CHW Community Services 07/01/16 to 06/30/17

* The Clinical and Translational Science Institute of Southeast Wisconsin is a consortium of eight educational and clinical organizations. The PI is Reza Shaker (MCW). The individuals listed above are collaborators from UWM only. Similar teams exist at each of the partner organizations.