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Funded by the National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research, the study aims to identify key criteria for optimizing local school-based caries prevention programs scalable for nation-wide effective caries prevention programs.
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has awarded New York University Rory Meyers College of Nursing Assistant Professor Yzette Lanier, PhD, a four-year, $1,200,000 grant to conduct a tri-phasic study to develop an evidence-informed HIV behavioral intervention focused on Black heterosexually identified young couples.
The National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research (NIDCR), part of the National Institutes of Health (NIH), has awarded Drs. Brian Schmidt and Seiichi Yamano a $1.2M (3-year) grant to test whether their non-viral gene delivery method can effectively and safely treat oral cancer pain.
The study looks at the modulation of oral microenvironment by e-cigarette aerosol mixtures by principal investigators Drs. Deepak Saxena and Xin Li
Dr. Brian Schmidt and Dr. Igor Spigelman will focus on the therapeutic utility of recently developed synthetic cannabinoids which work to relieve the chronic inflammation and neuropathic pain symptoms of oral cancer without “getting high.”
This initiative creates a paradigm shift from the traditional perception of primary care as a visit to a doctor to one in which primary care is woven throughout a continuum of locations that extends into the community where care plans can be enhanced to attain better health outcomes through non-traditional interventions.
“Preparing the Future” seeks to address the lack of available workforce for vulnerable and underserved pediatric populations through curriculum enhancement.
Drs. Yamano and Schmidt have developed a novel non-viral gene delivery method, and the proposed studies are designed to test whether this could be used to treat cancer pain effectively and safely.
Partnering with the Visiting Nurse Service of New York to improve outcomes as limited English proficiency patients’ transition from the hospital to home care.
New York University College of Nursing’s Dr. Sherry Deren, Director of the Center for Drug Use and HIV Research (CDUHR), received a five-year, $6.7 million grant from the National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA) at the National Institutes of Health (NIH) for continued funding (for years 16-20) of CDUHR.