Grant Announcements

Rutgers researchers are making a meaningful difference in the world. Check back often for the latest announcement of faculty grants and awards. Please noteGrants can only be announced on this page once an award account has been established. 

Updated February 19, 2019

Sridhar Kannurpatti - Assistant Professor, Department of Radiology, New Jersey Medical School, is the principal investigator of an award totaling $194,000. The project, titled Mitochondrial Calcium Homeostasis and Translatable Outcomes in Spinal Cord Injury, is being supported by the New Jersey Commission on Spinal Cord Research. Learn more about Kannurpatti here.

Nada Boustany - Associate Professor, Biomedical Engineering, School of Engineering, is the principal investigator of an award totaling $465,691. The project, titled Investigating the Forces that Transduce Mechanical Cues to Branching Neurons, is being supported by the National Science Foundation. Learn more about Boustany here.

Joachim Kohn - Board of Governors Professor of Chemistry, Department of Chemistry and Chemical Biology, School of Arts and Sciences, and Director, New Jersey Center for Biomaterials, is the principal investigator of a TechAdvance award totaling $99,783. The project, titled Discovery and Validation of Polymers Meeting Targeted Product Profile Specifications, is being supported by the Office of Research and Economic Development. Learn more about Kohn here.

Suchismita Ray - Associate Professor, Department of Health Informatics, School of Health Professions, is the principal investigator of an award totaling $245,924. The project, titled Prescription Opiate, Drug Cue Processing Network and Neural Connectivity, is being supported by the National Institute of Drug Abuse

Soko Setoguchi Iwata - Associate Professor, Department of Medicine, Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, is the principal investigator of an award totaling $782,557. The project, titled Modifying the Risk and Outcome of Heart Failure in Patients with Rheumatoid Arthritis. Is tofacitinib a better option compared to other DMARDS?, is being supported by the Pfizer, Inc. Learn more about Setoguchi Iwata here.

To view Grant Announcements from previous issues, see Archive