Funded Research Projects

 

 

 Investigator Project Title Funding Agency End Date
B. Bowers, Professor
  Improving the Aging Experience through Evidence-based Tools for Caregivers. Role: PI
Margaret A. Cargill Foundation  06/30/17
  eCARE: Developing a responsive, evidence-based electronic tool to support caregivers of older adults.  Role:  PI
Margaret A. Cargill Foundation
09/30/18
  CNA/PCW Workshops to Improve Care of Older Adults. Role: PI
Bader Foundation
02/28/18
Johnson (PI) Identifying and Addressing Barriers to Hypertension Control in Young Adults. Role: Mentor  NIH/NHLBI K23 04/30/17
Crnich (PI)
Building a Novel Antibiotic Stewardship Intervention for Nursing Homes. Role: Co-I
AHRQ
08/31/17
Fiore (PI) Optimized Chronic Care for Smokers: A Comparative Effectiveness Approach. Role: Collaborator NIH 11/30/18
Lor (PI)
Feasibility Study: A Hmong Intergenerational Dyad Dual Simultaneous Questionnaire. Role: Sponsor
NIH/NRSA
09/30/17
Kind (PI)
Neighborhood Socioeconomic Disadvantages and Medicare's 30-day Rehospitalization Policy
NIH/NIMHD
06/30/20
Crooks (PI)
Black Women's Perspectives about Sexually Transmitted Infection Risk: A Grounded Theory Study. Role: Sponsor
NIH/NRSA
05/31/18
Pulia (PI)
Improving Antibiotic Stewardship during the Treatment of Skin and Soft Tissue Infections in the Emergency Department. Role: Mentor
AHRQ
06/30/21
L. Bratzke, Assistant Professor

Brain Alterations and Cognitive Impairment in Older Adults with Heart Failure. Role: PI
NIH/NINR 12/31/16
  Anesthetic Surgery and Cognition Among the WRAP Cohort. Role: PI
Alzheimer's Association
08/31/17
  The Effects of Surgery and Anesthesia on Cognitive Trajectory.  Role: PI
UW-Madison VCRGE
06/30/17
  Supporting Dementia-Friendly Communities: Preparing Retail Workers to Recognize & Respond to Dementia. Role: PI
Baldwin WI Idea Endowment
06/30/18
Johnson (PI)
Wisconsin Registry for Alzheimer's Prevention (WRAP): Biomarkers of Preclinical AD. Role: Co-I
NIH/Wisconsin Alzheimer's Institute
03/31/18
Ko (PI)
Self-management of Liver Transplant Recipients. Role: Co-I
ITNS Research Grants Program
05/01/17
A. Gilmore-Bykovskyi
  Intervention for the Prevention and Management of Dementia-Related Behavioral Symptoms. Role: PI
UW-Madison SoN Research Committee
12/31/18
Pulia (PI)
Development of Novel Therapeutic Interventions for Patients with Alzheimer's Disease and Comorbid Dysphagia. Role: Consultant
Wisconsin Alzheimer's Disease Research Center Pilot Grant
08/31/17
Werner (PI)
HelpCareConnect: Design of a Web-Based Computer Supported Collaborative Work Mobile App for Distributed Informal Caregiving. Role: Consultant
Wisconsin Alzheimer's Disease Research Center Pilot Grant 
08/31/17
Asthana (PI)
Development and Validation of a Natural Language Processing Ontology to Improve Detection of Alzheimer's Disease using Electronic Health Records. Role: Consultant
NIH
08/31/18
Bartels (PI)
Implementing Systems-Based CVD Prevention Protocols with Community Rheumatology Clinic Teams. Role: Collaborator
Pfizer, Inc.
01/31/19
K. Gretebeck, Assistant Professor
  Physical Activity for Life for Seniors (PALS). Role: PI
Margaret A. Cargill Foundation
06/30/17
Mahoney (PI)
Once "Stepping On" Ends: Continuing a Group Falls Prevention Program via the Internet. Role: Collaborator
UW School of Medicine and Public Health
03/31/17
  Adapting the Physical Activity for Life for Seniors (PALS) Program for Older African Americans.  Role: PI
UW-Madison ICTR D&I Research Award
06/30/17
R. Gretebeck (PI)
Diet and Exercise Trial to Improve Insulin Resistance, Increase Cerebral Blood Flow, Alter Metabolomic Biomarkers and Decrease Alzheimer's Disease Risk. Role: Co-I
NIH/NIA
04/30/18
R. Gretebeck, Associate Professor
  Diet and Exercise Trial to Improve Insulin Resistance, Increase Cerebral Blood Flow, Alter Metabolomic Biomarkers and Decrease Alzheimer's Disease Risk. Role: Co-PI
NIH/NIA
04/30/18
  Adaptation of the Beneficial Bites Health Promotion Nutrition Program. Role: PI
Bader Foundation
06/31/18
Cryns (PI)
Targeting Methionine Metabolism in Breast Cancer. Role: Co-I
Avon Foundation
06/30/18
Diffee (PI)

Human Exercise Research Core Facility. Role: Co-I

UW2020: WARF Discovery Initiative
04/30/18
K. Gretebeck (PI)
Physical Activity for Life for Seniors (PALS). Role: Co-I
Margaret A. Cargill Foundation
06/30/17
Cryns (PI)
Metabolic Priming Triple-Negative Breast Cancer to Proapoptotic Therapy. Role: Co-I
WPP Collaborative Health Sciences Grant
09/30/19
B. King, Assistant Professor
Johnson (PI)
Wisconsin Registry for Alzheimer's Prevention (WRAP): Biomarkers of Preclinical AD.  Role: Co-I  NIH/Wisconsin Alzheimer's Institute  03/31/18 
Kind (PI)
Neighborhood Socioeconomic Disadvantage and Medicare's 30-Day Rehospitalization Policy. Role: Co-I
NIH/NIMHD
06/30/20
Crooks (PI)
Black Women's Perspectives about Sexually Transmitted Infection Risk:  A Grounded Theory Study
NIH/NRSA
05/31/18
K. Kwekkeboom, Associate Professor
  A brief patient-controlled intervention for a symptom cluster in advanced cancer. Role: PI
NIH/NINR 06/30/17
Schwarze (PI)
A Communication Tool to Assist Older Adults Facing Difficult Surgical Decisions.  Role: Consultant
NIH
05/31/17
Campbell (PI)
Improving Clinical Accrual with a Communication Intervention. Role: Co-I
UWCCC & UW-Madison ICTR
05/31/18
Costanzo (PI)
A Biobehavioral Intervention to Enhance Recovery Following Stem Cell Transplantation. Role: Collaborator
NIH/NCI
08/31/18
D. Lauver, Professor
Bartels (PI)
System-Based CVD Prevention Protocols for Rheumatology Teams: A low-cost multidisciplinary approach. Role: Co-I
Pfizer
01/31/17
Johnson (PI)
Identifying and Addressing Barriers to Hypertension Control in Young Adults.  Role: Mentor
NIH/NHLBI K23
04/30/17
L.D.Oakley, Professor
Zgierska (PI)
A Comparative Effectiveness Randomized Controlled Trial of Mindfulness Meditation vs Cognitive Behavioral Therapy for Opiod-Treated Chronic Low Back Pain. Role: Co-I
 PCORI 12/31/21
K. Pridham, Professor Emeritus

Parenting an Infant with a Congenital Heart Defect.  Role: PI
American Heart Association 06/30/17
  Co-parenting for Caregiving of Infants with Complex Congenital Heart Disease. Role: PI
UW-Madison SoN Research Committee
12/31/17
T. Roberts, Assistant Professor
  Determining the Impact of Nursing Home Resident Activation on Outcomes. Role: PI
UW-Madison VCRGE
06/30/17
L. Steege, Assistant Professor
  Developing a Novel Fatigue Monitoring and Risk Management Decision-Support System in Nursing: A Pilot Study. Role: PI
UW-Madison VCRGE
06/30/18
Wetterneck (PI)
Understanding Primary Care Teamwork in Context: Implications for HIT Design. Role: Collaborator
AHRQ
11/30/19
Koopman (PI)
Optimizing Display of Blood Pressure Data to Support Clinical Decision Making. Role: Co-I
NIH 04/30/20
A. Tluczek, Associate Professor
Jackson (PI) Increasing Cultural Congruence among Nurses in Wisconsin GLITC(Great Lakes Inter-Tribal Council). Role: Academic Partner Wisconsin Partnership Program 12/31/16
E. Torres, Assistant Professor

 

ICTR KL2 Mentored Career Development Award.  Role: PI
UW-Madison Institute for Clinical and Translational Research (ICTR)
 05/31/17
E. Ward, Associate Professor

A Culturally Adapted Depression Intervention for African American Adults. Role: PI
NIH/NCMHD Health Disparities Research 05/31/17
  A Culturally Adapted Depression Intervention for African American Adults. Role: PI
UW-Madison VCRGE
06/30/17
K. Gretebeck (PI)
Adapting the Physical Activity for Life for Seniors (PALS) Program for Older African Americans. Role: Co-I
UW-Madison Institute for Clinical and Translational Research (ICTR) D&I Research
06/30/17
  Nurse Faculty Loan Program. Role: Program Director
AHRQ 06/30/17
S. Zahner, Professor
  2016 Wisconsin RN Survey & Analysis.  Role: PI
Wisconsin Center for Nursing, Inc.   03/31/17

Wisconsin Public Health Research Network. Role: PI
UW-Madison Institute for Clinical and Translational Research (ICTR)
06/30/17
Lor (PI)
A Mode of Data Collection for Non-English Speaking Older Adults from Collectivist Cultures. Role: Co-Sponsor
NIH-NRSA
09/30/17




Unless noted, the PI/director is listed first
*Academic Staff or non-tenure track
**Graduate Student