All Active Research Grants

Principal Investigators Project Title Funding Source
Impact of sleep apnea exacerbation on brain cholinergic signaling and cognition National Heart Lung and Blood Institute
Aleeca F. Bell, PhD, RN, CNM
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A Feasibility Study Of An Intervention To Improve Mother-infant Synchrony And Emotion Regulation, And The Contributing Role Of Oxytocin Internal Research Support Program
Gloria Bonner, PhD, RN, FAAN
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Community-based End-of-life Intervention For African American Dementia Caregivers National Institute on Aging
Wendy Bostwick, PhD, MPH
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E-diaries To Assess Health Effects Of Microaggressions National Institute on Minority Health and Health Disparities
Wendy Bostwick, PhD, MPH
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Health Effects of Identity-based Stressors among Men National Institute on Minority Health and Health Disparities
Michael W. Calik, PhD
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Receptor-dependent and Independent Modulation of Peripheral and Central Respiratory Neuronal Control During Sleep Internal Research Support Program
Donna Calvin, PhD, FNP-BC, CNN
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African Americans’ Perception of Chronic Kidney Disease American Nephrology Nurses' Association
Eileen G. Collins, PhD, RN, FAACVPR, FAAN
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Music Enhanced Walking for Relief of Intermittent Claudication Internal Research Support Program
Gabriel Culbert, PhD, RN
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Cultural Adaptation of a Medication Adherence Intervention for Prisoners in Indonesia Internal Research Support Program (IRSP)
Gabriel Culbert, PhD, RN
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Training in Nursing Interventions for HIV and Addiction in Criminal Justice Settings National Institute on Drug Abuse
Holli A. DeVon, PhD, RN, FAHA, FAAN
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Judith Schlaeger, PhD, CNM, LAc
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Feasibility Testing of a Randomized Controlled Trial of Acupuncture to Improve Symptoms for Women with Stable Angina (AIMS-A) Internal Research Support Program
Kamal Eldeirawi, PhD, RN
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Perinatal Stress, Diet and Risk of Wheezing/Asthma in Offspring of Mexican Women Internal Research Support Program (IRSP)
Anne M. Fink, PhD, FAHA
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Neurobiological Mechanisms of Sympathetic Regulation in Sleep Apnea National Institute of Nursing Research
Anne M. Fink, PhD, FAHA
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Pontine Mechanisms For Hypertension Pathogenesis With Experimental Sleep Apnea: A Feasibility Study Using An Optogenetic Approach In The Behaving Rat Internal Research Support Program
Cynthia Fritschi, PhD, RN, CDE
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The Effects Of A Supervised 12-week Walking Program On Inflammatory Markers, Fatigue, And Free-living Physical Activity In Aging Women With Type 2 Diabetes Internal Research Support Program
Agatha M. Gallo, PhD, RN, APN/CPNP, FAAN
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Diana J. Wilkie, PhD, RN, FAAN
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Sickle Cell Reproductive CHOICES: Efficacy of a Primary Prevention Intervention National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute
Patricia Hershberger, PhD, RN, FNP-BC, FAAN
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Feasibility and Acceptability of a Fertility Preservation Decision Support Aid for Young Women with Cancer : An Intervention Development Pilot Study IRSP – Internal Research Support Program
Tonda Hughes, PhD, RN, FAAN
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Impact Of Supportive Policies On Minority Stress, Drinking And Health Among Women National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism
Bilgay Izci Balserak, MS, PhD
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Sleep Related Determinants of Gestational Diabetes National Institute of Nursing Research
Mary C. Kapella, PhD, MS, RN
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Efficacy and mechanisms of a behavioral therapy for insomnia coexisting with COPD National Institute of Nursing Research
Mary Dawn Koenig, PhD, RN, CNM
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Obesity in Pregnancy: Iron Dysregulation in Mother and Fetus Internal Research Support Program (IRSP)
Kylea Liese, PhD CNM
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Every Birth Counts: A Mobile Tracking Application to Strengthen Health Systems in Low Resource Settings Internal Research Support Program
Karen Dunn Lopez, PhD, MPH
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Approaching RN-MD Communication Technology Use: Benefits and Unintended Consequences Campus Research Board
Pamela Martyn-Nemeth, PhD, RN, FAHA
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A Cognitive Behavioral Intervention to Reduce Fear of Hypoglycemia in Young Adults with Type 1 Diabetes Internal Research Support Program
Phoenix Alicia Matthews, PhD
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Chicago Restroom Access Project (CRAP) Institute for Research on Race and Public Policy (UIC)
Phoenix Alicia Matthews, PhD
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Reducing tobacco use disparities among lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender adults in safety net community health centers Northwestern University
Phoenix Alicia Matthews, PhD
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The Chicago Collaborative to Promote and Advance Cancer Health Equity National Cancer Institute
Barbara McFarlin, PhD, CNM, RDMS, FACNM, FAAN
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QUS Technology for Identifying At-Risk Women for Spontaneous Preterm Birth National Institute of Biomedical Imaging and Bioengineering
Kathleen Fordham Norr, PhD
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A Community-based Implementation Model for HIV Prevention and Testing in Malawi National Institute of Nursing Research
Mariann R. Piano, PhD, FAAN, FAHA
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Cardiovascular Risks Associated with Binge Drinking in Young Adults Cardiovascular Risks Associated with Binge Drinking in Young Adults
Houry Puzantian, PhD, MSc, MTR
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Non-traditional Factors and Cardiovascular Disease on Patients with Chronic Kidney Disease Campus Research Board
Laurie Quinn, PhD, RN, FAAN, FAHA, CDE
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Control Systems for Artificial Pancreas Use During and After Exercise Illinois Institute of Technology
Laurie Quinn, PhD, RN, FAAN, FAHA, CDE
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Fault-tolerant Control Systems for Artificial Pancreas Illinois Institute of Technology
Julienne Rutherford, PhD
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Womb to Womb: Programming Reproductive Development in the Female Marmoset Monkey National Institute of Child Health and Human Development
Judith Schlaeger, PhD, CNM, LAc
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Acupuncture for Vulvodynia: A Double-blinded Feasibility Pre-Pilot Study Internal Research Support Program (IRSP)
Judith Schlaeger, PhD, CNM, LAc
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Characteristics of Vulvodynia Pain: A Nationwide On-line Survey Pilot Study Campus Research Board
Judith Schlaeger, PhD, CNM, LAc
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Double-blind Phase 2 RCT: Effect of Acupuncture on Patient Vulvodynia Outcomes National Institute of Child Health and Human Development
Terri E. Weaver, PhD, RN, FAAN
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JZP-110 Clinical Trial: Protocols 002, 003 & 005 Jazz Pharmiceuticals
Diana J. Wilkie, PhD, RN, FAAN
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Computerized PAINRelieveIt Protocol for Cancer Pain Control in Hospice Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute
Diana J. Wilkie, PhD, RN, FAAN
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Yingwei Yao
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HL-Phenotypic Characterization of Chronic Pain in Adults with Sickle Cell Disease National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute
Shannon N. Zenk, PhD, MPH, RN, FAAN
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Activity Space and Measuring Environmental Exposure in Behavioral Research National Cancer Institute
Shannon N. Zenk, PhD, MPH, RN, FAAN
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Elizabeth Tarlov, PhD, RN
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Environmental Attributes and Weight Control: Study of Over 1.3 Million Veterans National Cancer Institute