Grants and Funding Opportunities

Congratulations to Dr. Gaviola, Dr. Miller, Dr. Wagner & Dr. Sankpal for their recent Pilot Award from NIMHD & TCHD
December 12, 2018

“I am very happy that investigators from SPH, SHP, TCOM and SCOP are receiving this award that truly reflects the “One University” concept that TCHD has promoted.” – Dr. JK Vishwanatha, PI

Their 4 research projects will be funded through the Investigator Development Core of the U54 Specialized Center of Excellence in Health Disparities. National Institute On Minority Health And Health Disparities of the National Institutes of Health under Award Number U54MD006882

-Surrogate decision-making communication in the intensive care unit, PI Dr. Marian Gaviola

– Preliminary Assessment of Visuomotor Profiles in Hispanic Children with Autism, PI Dr. Haylie
– To Evaluate Survivin as a Marker of Breast Cancer Disparity, PI Dr. Umesh Sankpal

– Postnatal Education through a Health Literacy Lens: Evaluating the Usability of Postnatal Education to Prevent Maternal Morbidity & Mortality, PI Dr. Teresa Wagner