Research Studies

by Principal Investigators

Principal InvestigatorStudyFunding Source
Abdala, NadiaAlcohol and HIV Risk Reduction in St. Petersburg, Russian FederationNIAAA Ntl Inst Alcohol Abuse (NIH)
Aksoy, SerapTsetse Transmitted African TrypanosomiasisFIC Fogarty Intl Ctr (NIH)
 Evolutionary Genetics of Tsetse and its SymbiontsNIAID Ntl Inst Allergy Infect Dis (NIH)
 New Strategies for African Trypanosomiasis ControlAmbrose Monell Foundation
 Tsetse Transmitted African TrypanosomiasisFIC Fogarty Intl Ctr (NIH)
 Evidence Based Control Strategies of Sleeping Sickness VectorsFIC Fogarty Intl Ctr (NIH)
 Molecular and Functional Characterization of Olfaction Genes in Tsetse FliesFIC Fogarty Intl Ctr (NIH)
 Factors in Emergence of New Sleeping Sickness Foci in UgandaFIC Fogarty Intl Ctr (NIH)
 Molecular Aspects of Tsetse and TrypanosomeNIAID Ntl Inst Allergy Infect Dis (NIH)
 Tsetse Fecundity Reduction for Tryopanosomiasis ControlNIAID Ntl Inst Allergy Infect Dis (NIH)
Benoit, JoshuaLipid Metabolism During Tsetse ReproductionNIAID Ntl Inst Allergy Infect Dis (NIH)
Bradley, ElizabethUnderstanding Hospital Practices Among Hospitals Enrolled with the State Action on Avoidable Rehospitalizations (STAAR) initiativesCommonwealth Fund
 Presentation of Management Courses in Africa for Health Care ManagersFoundation for Professional Development Ltd.
 Fudan University Education AgreementShanghai Fudan Hospital & Healthcare Management Co
 Health and Social Service Spending and Health Outcomes: A State-level AnalysisRobert Wood Johnson Foundation
 Developing the Long Term Capability of Ethiopia Health Care Extension Program Platform Phase IIHarvard School of Public Health
 VA H2H SurveyVA Palo Alto Health Care System
 Hospital Strategies to Reduce Risk-Standardized 30 Day Mortality for Patients with Heart AttacksCommonwealth Fund
 The Impact Of Hospice Preferred Practices On Patient Outcomes and Hospice CostsMt. Sinai School of Medicine
 Improving Care for Patients with Irreversible Conditions and their FamiliesCT Hospice
 Ethiopian Hospital Management Initiative (EHMI)Clinton Health Access Initiative
 Hospital Strategies to Reduce Risk-Standardized 30-Day Mortality for Patients with Heart AttacksDonaghue Foundation
 Building Human Resources for Health: Yale University and the Ministry of Health of RwandaMinistry of Health, Rwanda
 Sustainable Leadership, Management, and GovernanceManagement Sciences for Health (MSH)
 Yale Training Program in Health Services ResearchAgency for Healthcare Rsch & Quality
Busch, SusanImplementation of Federal Mental Health ParityJohns Hopkins University
 Comparative Effectiveness Research Diffusion and Mental Health Care DisparitiesCambridge Health Alliance
 Expanding Treatment for Opioid Dependence Among the Privately InsuredNIDA Ntl Inst on Drug Abuse (NIH)
Cartmel, BrendaEffect of Exercise on Cortisol Dysregulation in Ovarian Cancer SurvivorsNCI Ntl Cancer Inst (NIH)
 The Genetics of Tanning AddictionNCI Ntl Cancer Inst (NIH)
Cepeda, JavierCharacterizing the Post-Incarceration Risk Environment in St. Petersburg, RussiaNIDA Ntl Inst on Drug Abuse (NIH)
Ciarleglio, Maria MichelleFrailty and Functional Status in Older Women with Urinary IncontinenceAmerican Urogynecologic Society
Claus, ElizabethBreast Carcinoma In-Situ: Mammographic Risk FactorsNCI Ntl Cancer Inst (NIH)
 The Meningioma Consortium: Genome-Wide Associate StudyNCI Ntl Cancer Inst (NIH)
 Genetic Epidemiology of Acoustic NeuromaAcoustic Neuroma Association
 Meningioma: Risk Factors and Quality of LifeNCI Ntl Cancer Inst (NIH)
Cleary, PaulCenter for Interdisciplinary Research on AIDS (CIRA)NIMH Ntl Inst of Mental Health (NIH)
 CAHPS Survey Implementation for the Medicare Shared Savings ProgramHarvard University
 National Implementation of Medicare Advantage and Prescription Drug Plan CAHPS SurveyHarvard Univ School of Medicine
 Consumer Assessment of Healthcare Providers and Systems CAHPS IVAgency for Healthcare Rsch & Quality
 Hospice Experience of Care SurveyRAND Corporation
 Milbank Memorial FundMilbank Memorial Fund
Curry, LeslieCulture Change in Hospitals: Leadership Saves LivesThe Medicines Company
Dewan, AndrewFetal Genetic Contributions to PreeclampsiaBrown University
 Identification of Association Between Genetic Factors and Asthma that are Modified by ObesityAir Force Research Laboratory (AFMC)
 Family-specific Genetic Variants Contributing to Asthma SusceptibilityNHLBI Ntl Heart Lung Bld Inst (NIH)
 Genome Wide Association Studies in Patients with Bacterial SepsisNorwegian Univ. of Science & Technology (NTNU)
 Novel Behavioral Intervention for Prevention of Tick-Borne Infection on Block IslandEPA Envir Protection Agency
 Eco-epidemiology of Leptospirosis in Latin American: Understanding Transmission Dynamics in a CommunityUniversity of Minnesota
Dubrow, RobertPatterns of Care and Outcomes for Glioblastoma PatientsNCI Ntl Cancer Inst (NIH)
 Antiretroviral Therapy Strategies to Lower Cancer Risk in HIV-Infected PersonsKaiser Foundation Research Institute
 Milestones in Public Health Grand Rounds Series: Health Disparities- The Challenge of the New MillenniumPfizer Inc.
Ettinger, AdrienneA Prospective Birth Cohort Study Involving Uranium Exposure in the Navajo NationUniversity of New Mexico
Ferrucci, LeahUnderstanding and Preventing Indoor Tanning Among Adolescents and Young AdultsAmerican Cancer Society Inc.
Fish, DurlandResearch on the Epidemiology of Tick-Borne Diseases at YaleMathers Charitable Foundation
Fu, Jeannia JianiEvaluation of HIV Epidemics and Programs in AsiaUniversity of New South Wales
Gaither, JulieChronic Opioid Therapy and Patient Safety in HIV Infected and Uninfected VeteransNIDA Ntl Inst on Drug Abuse (NIH)
Galvani, AlisonImpacts of Individual and Social Behavior on Influenza Dynamics and ControlNIGMS Ntl Inst General Medical Sci (NIH)
 Evaluating the Social Influences that Impact Vaccination DecisionsNIGMS Ntl Inst General Medical Sci (NIH)
 Collaborative Research: Cross-National Differences in Vaccination as Unselfish BehaviorNSF Ntl Science Fdn
 Developing and Applying Game Theoretic Vaccination Models with Psychological DataJS McDonnell Fdn
Gupta, JhumkaCote d'Ivoire Evaluation of Bank-Financed Program on Gender Based ViolenceInnovations for Poverty Action
 Adapting Innovative Programs for Women's Social and Economic Empowerment and Reduction of Gender-based Violence in Abidjan, Cote d'IvoireU.S. Inst of Peace
 Evaluation VAW Screening in MexicoWellspring Advisors
Hagan, JoseProgression of Infection to Severe Disease in LeptospirosisVanderbilt University
Heimer, RobertDrug, Policy, Incarceration, Community Re-Entry & Race Disparities in HIV/AIDSAmerican University
 Parenteral HCV Transmission: Assessing Risks & Prevention Strategies in VitroNIDA Ntl Inst on Drug Abuse (NIH)
 Connecticut Emerging Infections ProgramCT Dept of Public Health
 Influences on HIV Prevalence and Service Access Among IDUs in Russia and EstoniaNIDA Ntl Inst on Drug Abuse (NIH)
 IDU Peer Recruitment Dynamics and Network Structure in Respondent Driven SamplingInstitute for Community Research
 Training and Research in HIV Prevention in RussiaFIC Fogarty Intl Ctr (NIH)
 Drug Policy, Incarceration, Community Re-entry, and Race Disparities in HIV/AIDSAmerican University
Hoh, JosephineGenetic Study of Age-Related Macular Degeneration (AMD)Rosebay Medical Company, LP
Holford, TheodoreJPA: Bingqing ZhouVA Veterans Affairs
 Lung Cancer Group for NCI's CISNET ProgramMassachusetts General Hospital
Hromi-Fiedler, AmberPromoting Fruits and Veggies among Pregnant Latinas: Intervention DevelopmentNINR Ntl Inst of Nursing Rsrch (NIH)
Ickovics, JeannetteCARE Community Health Needs AssessmentHospital of St. Raphael
 CARE Community Health Needs AssessmentYale-New Haven Hospital
 CARE Community Intervention for HealthDonaghue Foundation
 Interdisciplinary HIV Prevention Training ProgramNIMH Ntl Inst of Mental Health (NIH)
 Hartford Teen Pregnancy Prevention EvaluationConnecticut Women's Education & Legal Fund
 School Wellness Policy: RCT to Implement & Evaluate Impact on Childhood ObesityNICHHD Ntl Inst Child H&H Dv (NIH)
 Campaign for a Stronger ConnecticutThird Sector New England, Inc. (TSNE)
 Development of a Nationally Scalable Model of Group Prenatal Care to Improve Birth OutcomesUnited Health Foundation
 Community Intervention for Health: A Comprehensive Multi-Sector Approach to Improve Community HealthKresge Foundation (The)
 Category 1: Meeting Community Needs Across the Prevention SpectrumCDC Ctr for Disease Control
 SNAP OutreachNewman's Own Foundation. Inc
Irwin, MelindaRCT of Exercise on Aromatase Inhibitor Side Effects in Breast Cancer SurvivorsNCI Ntl Cancer Inst (NIH)
 Impact of Exercise on Ovarian Cancer PrognosisNCI Ntl Cancer Inst (NIH)
 Impact of Physical Activity on Breast Tissue Biomarkers in Women with Early Stage Breast CancerDana Farber Cancer Inst
 Telephone vs. In-person Counseling for Weight Loss in Women with Breast CancerAmer Inst for Cancer Research
 TREC Coordination CenterHutchinson Cancer Research Center
 Effect of the LIVESTRONG at the YMCA Exercise Program on Cancer Related Outcomes in Cancer SurvivorsLivestrong Foundation
Jones, BethPhysician Training Award in Preventive MedicineGriffin Hospital
 Molecular Profiling of Stage II and III Breast Cancer in Latin American Women Receiving Standard of Care TreatmentSAIC-Frederick, Inc.
 Cancer Screening Behavior in Hispanic/Latinas Living in the Northeast United StatesNCI Ntl Cancer Inst (NIH)
Kane, MichaelSemantic Clustering of Human-animal Medical Corpuses for Augmented Knowledge Discovery and Research UnderstandingGates Foundation
Kershaw, TraceIntervention to Reduce Acute Stress and HIV Risk in Newly HIV Diagnosed MenNIMH Ntl Inst of Mental Health (NIH)
 A Couple-Based Relationship Strengthening HIV Intervention for Young ParentsNIMH Ntl Inst of Mental Health (NIH)
 Using Cell Phones to Understand Social Networks of Young MenNIDA Ntl Inst on Drug Abuse (NIH)
Khoshnood, KavehMultidisciplinary HIV and TB Implementation Sciences Training in ChinaChina CDC
 Training the Royal Institute of Health Sciences Faculty and Students in Capacity and Curriculum Development for new Public Health Programs in BhutanBhutan Foundation
 Research Ethics Training and Curriculum Development Program with ChinaFIC Fogarty Intl Ctr (NIH)
Ko, AlbertMEPH Health Fellows & Scholars ProgramUniversity of California at Berkeley
 Disease Determinants of Urban LeptospirosisNIAID Ntl Inst Allergy Infect Dis (NIH)
 Global Health Fellows and Scholars ProgramUniversity of California at Berkeley
 Natural History of Urban LeptospirosisNIAID Ntl Inst Allergy Infect Dis (NIH)
 Eco-epidemiology of Leptospirosis in the Urban Slums of BrazilFIC Fogarty Intl Ctr (NIH)
 Odetunde Site SupportVanderbilt University
Krause, PeterTick-borne Zoonoses Research ProgramThe Gordon and Llura Gund Foundation
 The Health Burden of a Recently Discovered Borrelia SpirochetteNIAID Ntl Inst Allergy Infect Dis (NIH)
 Screening and Confirmatory Tests for Human BabesiaImmunetics, Inc.
Leaderer, BrianTraffic and Respiratory Morbidity in the NortheastNIEHS Ntl Inst Environ Health (NIH)
Levy, BeccaRacial Disparities in Heart Attack Recovery: Role of Stigma and StressNHLBI Ntl Heart Lung Bld Inst (NIH)
 Positive Age Stereotypes Across the Life SpanNIA Ntl Inst on Aging (NIH)
Lichtman, JudithPreventable Readmission after Ischemic Stroke in the ElderlyAmerican Heart Assn Founders Affiliate
 Carotid Revascularization Endarteomy vs. Stenting Trial (CREST): Long Term Follow-upRutgers State University of New Jersey
 Stroke Hospitalization in the Elderly with Medicare FFS (SHEFF) StudyNINDS Ntl Inst Neurological (NIH)
Ma, ShuanggeNovel Methods for Integrative Analysis of Cancer Genomic DataNCI Ntl Cancer Inst (NIH)
 Robust Rank-based Methods and Detection of GXE in Cancer Etiology and SurvivalNCI Ntl Cancer Inst (NIH)
 Predicting Adjuvant Chemotherapy Responses in Lung CancerUniversity of Texas SW Medical Center
 Novel Methods for Pharmacogenomic Data Analysis Using Gene ClustersNSF Ntl Science Fdn
Ma, XiaomeiGenome-Wide Association Study of Childhood Leukemia by Hispanic StatusUniversity of California - San Francisco
 Environmental and Molecular Epidemiology of Childhood LeukaemiaRegents of the University of California
 New Statistical Methods to Handle Spatial Uncertainty in Cancer Risk EstimationUniversity of Miami
Makuch, RobertYale University - Medical Device Post - Launch Monitoring Administration TrainingIMD Marketing Consulting Co., Ltd
 Yale University- October 2012 SFDAIMD Marketing Consulting Co., Ltd
 Yale University- November 2012 Bayer Regulatory AffairsBayer HealthCare Pharmaceuticals Inc.
 Yale University- China Regulatory Affairs CourseIMD Marketing Consulting Co., Ltd
Mayne, SusanYale/NCI cooperative Training Program in Cancer EpidemiologyNCI Ntl Cancer Inst (NIH)
McMahon-Pratt, DianeVector/Host-Parasite Interface of Leishmaniasis in ColombiaFIC Fogarty Intl Ctr (NIH)
 Improved Treatment of American Cutaneous Leishmaniasis by ImmunomodulationNIAID Ntl Inst Allergy Infect Dis (NIH)
 Multiplex Rapid Test Kit for Leishmaniasis Detection in Sand FliesIntelligent Optical Systems, Inc
 A Nanoparticle-Based Vaccine Against LeishmaniasisL2 Diagnostics, LLC
Monin, JoanChronic Conditions and Mutuality of Care in Late Life Marriage: A Multi-method ApproachNIA Ntl Inst on Aging (NIH)
Nembhard, IngridUnderstanding the Implementation of New Practice in Health Care OrganizationsAgency for Healthcare Rsch & Quality
Niccolai, LindaDisparities in HPV Vaccine Completion: Identifying and Quantifying the BarriersNCI Ntl Cancer Inst (NIH)
O'Keefe, ElaineCT RI Public Health Training CenterHRSA Hlth Res & Serv Admin
 Quality Improvement Training for Public Health System PartnersCT Dept of Public Health
Paltiel, A DavidThe Cost-Effectiveness of Preventing HIV ComplicationsMassachusetts General Hospital
 Optimizing HIV Care in Less Developing CountriesMassachusetts General Hospital
 Modeling the Impact of HIV Prevention InterventionsHarvard School of Public Health
 Novel Methods to Inform HIB/TB Clinical Trial DevelopmentMassachusetts General Hospital
 Making Better Decisions: Policy Modeling for AIDS and Drugs AbuseStanford University
Parikh, SunilAntimalarial Pharmacology in HIV Coinfected Children and Pregnant Women in UgandaUniversity of California - San Francisco
 Innate Immune Responses in Populations with Differing Susceptibility to MalariaNIAID Ntl Inst Allergy Infect Dis (NIH)
Park, LesleyLiver Cancer Risk and Prevention Among Persons Living with HIV/AIDSNCI Ntl Cancer Inst (NIH)
Peduzzi, PeterCSPCC: VA-IPAVA Veterans Affairs
Perez-Escamilla, RafaelStress Management Among Latinos with Type 2 DiabetesNational Ctr on Minority Health & Health Dispariti
 Fee-for Service Aetna Operational ActivitiesAetna Foundation
 CDC IPA: Baby Friendly Hospital Initiative (BFHI)CDC Ctr for Disease Control
 Autonomic Balance, Glycemia, and Mental Stress in Latinos with Type 2 DiabetesUniversity of CT Health Center
Pettigrew, MelindaMicrobial Diversity, Otitis Media, and the Pneumococcal TranscriptomeNIDCD Ntl Inst on Deafness (NIH)
 Persistent H. influenzae in COPD: Virulence, Vaccines, and Antibiotic resistanceSUNY
Pitzer, VirginiaNIH IPA: Virginia PitzerFIC Fogarty Intl Ctr (NIH)
Risch, HarveyCase-Control Study of Pancreas Cancer in Shanghai, ChinaNCI Ntl Cancer Inst (NIH)
 Follow-Up of Ovarian Cancer Genetic Association and Interaction Studies (FOCI)Moffitt Cancer Center
 Prevention of Ovarian High Grade Serious Carcinoma by Elucidating its Early ChangesJohns Hopkins University
 Identifying Ovarian Cancer Susceptibility Alleles Using Genome-wide Scan DataUniversity of Southern California
 Validation and Fine-Scale Mapping of Pancreatic Cancer Susceptibility LociJohns Hopkins University
 Epidemiologic Study of Hepatocellular Carcinoma in the USUniversity of Hawaii
Schlesinger, Mark JEliciting Patient Experiences to Augment Public Reports on Health Care QualityAgency for Healthcare Rsch & Quality
Sindelar, JodyFinancial Motivations to Quit Smoking and Prevent Related Economic CostsNIDA Ntl Inst on Drug Abuse (NIH)
 Types of Stressors and their Impact on Health Related Addictions: Smoking, Drinking (11 of 14)NIAAA Ntl Inst Alcohol Abuse (NIH)
 Incentives to Quit Smoking in CT Medicaid: Role of Medical HomesCT Dept of Social Services
 Aging Research at the 2010 through 2014 ASHEcon Biennial ConferencesNIA Ntl Inst on Aging (NIH)
Skonieczny, MichaelTraining and Development SEPTSouth Essex Partnership NHS Foundation Trust
Townsend, JeffreyA Butterfly for All Seasons: Physiological Mechanisms Underlying Environmentally Induced Morphologies & Behaviors in Bicyclus AnynanaNSF Ntl Science Fdn
Truman, LucyDo Pro-Inflammatory T Cells Home to Tertiary Lymphoid Organs in Sjorgren's Disease and Cultivate Lymphoma?University of Edinburgh
Tschudi, ChristianTraining in Parasitology and Vector BiologyNIAID Ntl Inst Allergy Infect Dis (NIH)
 Transcriptome Analysis of Leishmania Panamensis Developmental StagesNIAID Ntl Inst Allergy Infect Dis (NIH)
 RNA Capping in TrypanosomesNIAID Ntl Inst Allergy Infect Dis (NIH)
Wang, RongComparative Effectiveness of Treatments for Acute Myeloid Leukemia in the ElderlyNCI Ntl Cancer Inst (NIH)
Weinberger, DanielFactors Associated with the Local Persistence of Prevnar-targeted Serotypes Among AdultsPfizer Inc.
Weiss, BrianSodalis Glossinidius Irion AcquisitionUniversity of Richmond
 Symbiosis and Immunity in the Tsetse FlyNIAID Ntl Inst Allergy Infect Dis (NIH)
White, EdwardOnline Respondent-Driven Sampling & Data Collection for Men Who Have Sex With MenNIMH Ntl Inst of Mental Health (NIH)
Yuan, Christina T.Understanding How Social Influence and Social Networks Affect EMR ImplementationAgency for Healthcare Rsch & Quality
Zhang, HepingAnalysis of Genomic Data for Complex TraitsNIDA Ntl Inst on Drug Abuse (NIH)
 Data Management, Statistics, and Informatics CoreNICHHD Ntl Inst Child H&H Dv (NIH)
 Research Training in Mental Health EpidemiologyNIMH Ntl Inst of Mental Health (NIH)
 Data Coordination Center for the RMNNICHHD Ntl Inst Child H&H Dv (NIH)
 New Statistical Methods for Massive Spatial Temporal and Spatial Temporal processNSF Ntl Science Fdn
Zhang, YaweiAir Pollution and Fetal Growth in ChinaNICHHD Ntl Inst Child H&H Dv (NIH)
 Epidemiology Study of Thyroid CancerAmerican Cancer Society Inc.
 PHAHs and Thyroid Cancer Risk in DoDSR CohortNIEHS Ntl Inst Environ Health (NIH)
Zhao, HongyuStatistical Methods to Map Genes for Complex TraitsNIGMS Ntl Inst General Medical Sci (NIH)
 Lost-of-Function Variants in the 1000 Genomes Data Set and Implications to GWASNHGRI Nat'l Human Genome Research Institute (NIH)
 Semiparametric Conditional Graphical Model with Application to Gene Network AnalysisNSF Ntl Science Fdn
 Millennium: The Takeda Oncology Company Fellowship for Biostatistics ResearchMillennium Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
Zhu, YongMolecular Epidemiology/Functional Analysis of MicroRNAs in Non-Hodgkin's LymphomaNCI Ntl Cancer Inst (NIH)
 Can Shift-Work Shift Epigenetic ChangesNIEHS Ntl Inst Environ Health (NIH)
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