School of Medicine






January 1 - March 31


National Institutes of Health (R01)

David Lefer, PhD. (Cardiovascular Center)

"Roles of Endothelial and Smooth Muscle KATP Channels in Myocardial Ischemic Injury"


Eric Lazartigues, PhD. (Pharmacology)

"Targeting ACE2 biquitination for Hypertension"


April 1 -June 30

National Institutes of Health (R01)

Nicolas Bazan, MD, PhD. (Neurosciences Center)

"RPE Messengers, Transcription and Photoreceptor Renewal"


Song Hong, PhD. (Neurosciences Center)

"Regenerative Lipid Mediators for the Management of Severe Burn Wounds"


David Lefer, PhD. (Cardiovascular Center)

"Hydrogen Sulfide Regulation in Cardioprotection"


July 1, - October 30


National Science Foundation (NSF)

Mohamad Qayom (Department of Information Technology)

"“CC* Compute: Compute Cluster for Computational Sciences at Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center - New Orleans"


National Institutes of Health (Modular Grant)

Nicholas Gilpin, PhD. and Tiffany Wills, PhD.

"8/8 NADIA U01 Long-Term Effects of Adolescent Alcohol on Pain"


National Institutes of Health (R01)

Guoshun Wang, DVM. PhD.

"Innate Immune Defect and Neutrophilic Inflammation in Cystic Fibrosis"


Xiaoching Li, PhD.

"Role of miRNAs in the Development and Function of a Circuit for Vocal Learning"