Grants & Funding

Current Grants

Trauma and Inflammation Research Training
Type: T32 GM065085-14
Principal Investigators: Jorge Albina, MD & Alfred Ayala, PhD
Period: 07/01/2004-06/30/2020     Total Costs $660,675   
Neutrophil-Endothelial Interactions and Barrier Function in Sepsis
Type:  R01 HL125265-05
Principal Investigators: J. Reichner, M. Kim*, R. Waugh*
Period: 09/15/2014 - 05/31/2019        Total Costs:  $965,085 
  (*University of Rochester, NY) 
Use of Biomimicry to Determine the Effect of Sepsis on Neutrophil Traction
Type:  R01 AI116629-03
Agency:  NIAID
Principle Investigator:  Jonathan Reichner, PhD
Period: 12/01/2015 - 11/30/2020    Total Cost: $2,080,020
Selective Modulation of Neutrophils in Critical Illness
Type:  R35 GM124911-02
Principle Investigator:  Craig Lefort, PhD
Period: 08/5/2017 - 7/31/2022      Total Costs: $1,952,575
A Murine Model of Pseudomonas Aeruginosa Pneumonia Secondary to Hemorrhagic Shock
Type: R03 AI130526-02
Agency:  NIH/NIGMS
Principal Investigator: Craig Lefort, PhD
Period: 1/10/2017 - 12/31/2018    Total Costs: $161,000           
Mechanisms of Immune Dysfunction and Morbid Outcome in Response to Shock/Sepsis
Type: R35 GM118097-03     
Agency:  NIH/NIGMS
Principal Investigator: Alfred Ayala, PhD
Period: 05/01/2016 - 04/30/2021       Total Costs: $2,960,902           
Sepsis Induced Changes in iNKT-Cells and their Effect on Phagocyte Function
Type:  K08 GM110495-04
Agency:  NIGMS
Principal Investigator: Daithi Heffernan, MD
Period:  9/01/2015 - 8/31/2019    Total Costs:  $785,808
The Role of Alternative RNA Splicing in Endothelial Cell Barrier Dysfunction in Acute Respiratory Distress
Type: P20 GM103652-06
Principal Investigator: Sean Monaghan, MD
Period:  07/20/2018 - 05/31/2023      Total Costs: $1,610,000
Immune Dysfunction in Critical Illness/Injury: Role of Alternative Splicing
Type: Fellowship Award
Agency: American College of Surgeons
Principal Investigator: Sean Monaghan, MD
Period:  07/01/2016 - 12/31/2018       Total Costs: $80,000