CCFMG Pilot Research Grant History


Principle Investigator


Project Title


Cycle VI (Spring 2016)

Mallory Kremer, MD

Obstetrics & Gynecology

Use of Tranexamic acid in placenta Accreta


Simon Paul, MD

Infectious Disease

Use of sertraline in treatment of coccidiomycosis


Soe Naing, MD


Step down therapy for Type II diabetes


Soe Naing, MD


T3 vs. T3 + T4 in treatment of mxyedmea coma


Cycle V (Spring 2015)

Andrew Goddard, MD


Use of orexin in control of panic disorders


Brian Chinnock, MD

Emergency Medicine

Is a high-sensitivity reagent strip adequate to rule out spontaneous bacterial peritonitis in ascites patients?


Jennifer Hubbard, MD

Critical Care Surgery

Hypercoagulable state on ROTEM will correlate with increased VTE risk in patients with major trauma and/or additional risk factors


Michael Darracq, MD

Emergency Medicine

EMA prospective analysis of intraosseous blood gas samples versus venous blood gas samples in critically ill patients


Cycle IV (Fall 2014)

Patil Armenian, MD

Emergency Medicine – Toxicology

Gun violence and stimulant drug use


Daya Upadhyay, MD

Pulmonary & Critical Care Medicine

Target genes in lung nodules: Coccidiomycosis vs. lung carcinoma


David Lee, MD

Pulmonary & Critical Care Medicine

Lung clearance index measurement in Cystic fibrosis


Cycle III (Spring 2014)

Conrad Chao, MD

Obstetrics & Gynecology

Two methods of diagnosing preterm labor


Eric Lindvall, DO

Orthopedic Trauma

Arm cycling for upper body strength


Jeffrey Rosenfeld, MD


Novel treatment for upper motor neuron disease


Cycle II (Spring 2013)

Jose Joseph, MD

Pulmonary & Critical Care Medicine

Lung volume reversibility and asthma diagnosis


Vipul Jain, MD

Pulmonary & Critical Care Medicine

CPAP for asthma


Dominic Dizon, MD

Internal Medicine

PCR-based cocci detection


Maria Arambulo, MD

Internal Medicine

Ovarian cancer and metformin


Cycle I (Spring 2012)

Jagrati Mathur, MD

Internal Medicine

Vitamin D supplement in inflammatory bowel disease


Lori Weichenthal, MD

Emergency Medicine

Induced therapeutic hypothermia


Christina Maser, MD

Endocrine Surgery

Investigating biomarkers in angioinvasive follicular variant of papillary thyroid cancer


Rais Vohra, MD

Emergency Medicine – Toxicology

Use of cyanide markers in smoke inhalation