Jeffrey Bailey, MD, PhD Receives Grant Award from NIAID

Jeffrey Bailey, MD, PhD, Associate Professor of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, received $166,742 for “Tracking the flow of malaria parasites and drug resistance within the DRC and across its borders” from the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID).    

Amanda Ruiz, Graduate Student in Pathology, Receives a HHMI Fellowship

Amanda E. Ruiz, graduate student in Pathobiology, received $150,000 for the “Whole Proteome Differential Screening for the Identification of Novel Schistosomiasis Japonica Vaccine Candidates,” an HHMI Gilliam Fellowship for Advanced Study from the Howard Hughes Medical Institute. Mentor is Jonathan Kurtis.

Dr. Suzanne de la Monte Receives Two R01 Awards

Dr. Suzanne De La Monte, Chief of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine at the Providence VA Medical Center has received two R01 Awards from the National Institute of Health (NIH).  See below:

  • R01- AA11431 (PI: de la Monte, SM) 04/01/21-03/31/26 - FASD Inhibition of ASPH-Notch Mediates Adolescent Cerebral White Matter Pathology-Potential Utility of Noninvasive Extracellular Vesicle Assays
  • R01 AA028408 (PI: Suzanne de la Monte) 04/01/21-03/31/2026 - Pathogenesis of Early- Versus Late-Stage Alcohol-Mediated White Matter Degeneration

Dr. Wafik El-Deiry-Oncotarget: Comparison of Transcriptomic & Cytokine Responses in Colorectal Cancer

Dr. Wafik S. El-Deiry from The Brown University as well as The Lifespan Health System said, “Colorectal cancer (CRC) is the second leading cause of cancer death worldwide and its incidence has been steadily rising in recent decades, with nearly 2 million new cases diagnosed around the world in 2020."

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