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Seventh Annual Grant Winners 2006-2007

1. Title: Angiotensinogen and ACE2 Expression in Astrocytes of mRen2(27) Transgenic Rats

Michelle Clark, Ph.D. - HPD College of Pharmacy

Andres Malave, Dean – HPD College of Pharmacy


2. Title: Ultrastructural Analysis in the Elucidation of Disease in Reef-building Corals

Patricia L. Blackwelder, Ph.D. – Oceanographic Center
Alison Moulding, Ph.D. – Oceanographic Center
Andrew Rogerson, Ph.D. – Oceanographic Center
D. Abigail Renegar, M.S. (Student) – Oceanographic Center
David A. Portnoy, B.S. (Student) – Oceanographic Center
Aaron Miller, B.S. (Student) – Oceanographic Center
Husain Alsayegh, B.S. (Student) – Oceanographic Center
Deborah J. Gochfeld, Ph.D. – University of Mississippi
Jesse D. Miller, Ph.D. – University of Mississippi
Kimberly B. Ritchie, Ph.D. – Mote Marine Laboratory

Richard Dodge, Dean, - Oceanographic Center


3. Title: Assessment of a Butyrylcholinesterase Variant in Alzheimer’s Patients

Gary M. Levin, Pharm.D. – HPD College of Pharmacy
Sarah Popish, Pharm.D. – HPD College of Pharmacy
Naushira Pandya, M.D. – HPD College of Osteopathic Medicine

Andres Malave, Dean, - HPD College of Pharmacy
Anthony Silvagni, Dean, - HPD College of Osteopathic Medicine


4. Title: Optometrist in Court: Summative Evaluation of an Innovative Educational Program

N. Scott Gorman, O.D., M.S., Ed.D
Kathy Cerminara, J.D., LL.M., J.S.D.
Michael Flynn, J.D. - Shepard Broad Law Center
Alex Edmonds, Ph.D. - Fischler School of Education and Human Services
Tom Kennedy, Ph.D. - Fischler School of Education and Human Services
Jerome Hoffamn, M.D. – University of California – Davis School of Medicine
Vanessa Morales, (Student)
Dinanga Mulumba, (Student)

David Loshin, Dean- HPD College of Optometry
Joseph Harbaugh, Dean – Shepard Law Broad Center
H. Wells Singleton, Fischler School of Education and Human Services


5. Title: Determining global population genetic structure in highly threatened sharks

Mahmood S. Shivji, Ph.D. – Oceanograpic Center
Michael Stanhope, Ph.D. – Cornell University

Richard Dodge, Dean – Oceanographic Center


6. Title: Microcirculatory/Edema Fluid Changes After Low Intensity Laser Therapy

Paul Bradley, M.D. – HPD College of Dental Medicine
Neil Spielholz, Ph.D. – HPD College of Dental Medicine
Yuri Zagvazdin, Ph.D. – HPD College of Medical Sciences
Katty Iglesias, D.D.S. – HPD College of Dental Medicine

Robert Uchin, Dean, College of Dental Medicine
Harold Laubach, Dean, College of medical Sciences


7. Title: Assessment of the Fishes and Corals of Veracruz, Mexico: A Comparative Study

Richard E. Spieler, Ph.D – Oceanographic Center
Elvira Carvajal Hinojosa - Parque Nacional, Sistema Arrecifal Veracruzano

Richard Dodge, Dean, Oceanographic Center


8. Title: Effects of Curcumin and Genistein on MCT1 Expression in Cancer Cells

Appu Rathinavelu, Ph. D. – HPD College of Pharmacy

Andres Malave, Dean, - HPD College of Pharmacy


9. Title: Impact of Drug Interactions on Angiotensin Converting Enzyme (ACE) Inhibitors in the United States, 2001 to 2003

Leanne Lai, Ph.D., - HPD College of Pharmacy
Sonnia M. Gharib, M.S. (Student), - HPD College of Pharmacy
Hui Fang Huang “Angie” Su, Ed.D., Fischler School of Education and Human Services

Andres Malave, Dean, HPD College of Pharmacy
H. Wells Singleton, Dean, Fischler School of Education and Human Services


10. Title: Quantitative analysis of deep-sea coral habitat structure: east coast of Florida

Charles G. Messing, Ph.D., - Oceanographic Center
Joshua S. Feingold, Ph.D., - Oceanographic Center and Farquhar College of Arts and Sciences

Richard Dodge, Dean, - Oceanographic Center
Donald Rosenblum, Dean, Farquhar College of Arts and Sciences


11. Title: Investigation of Structure and Origin of Kerogen by Ruthenium Tetroxide Oxidation

Veljko Dragojlovic, Ph.D., - Oceanographic Center

Richard Dodge, Dean, - Oceanographic Center 


12. Title: Project A+:  Autism + Mathematics = Communication: Year 2

Melissa N. Hale, Ph.D., - Mailman Segal Institute for Early Childhood Studies
Hui Fang Huang “Angie” Su, Ed.D., - Fischler School of Education and Human Services
Wendy Masi, Ph.D., - Mailman Segal Institute for Early Childhood Studies
Susan Kabot, Ed.D., - Mailman Segal Institute for Early Childhood Studies
Michele Kaplan, M.A. – Mailman Segal Institute for Early Childhood Studies
Leanne Lai, Ph.D., - HPD College of Pharmacy

Wendy Masi, Dean, - Mailman Segal Institute for Early Childhood Studies
H. Wells Singleton, Dean, - Fischler School of Education and Human Services
Andres Malave, Dean, - HPD College of Pharmacy


13. Title: Testing Candidate Insulin-Action Genes by siRNA Inhibition

Grady Campbell – HPD College of Medical Sciences

Harold Laubach, Dean, - HPD College of Medical Science


14. Title: Ethnic identity: Socio-cultural belonging of immigrants in the US and Germany

Julia Chaitin, Ph.D., - Graduate School of Humanities and Social Sciences
John Linstroth, Ph.D. – Graduate School of Humanities and Social Sciences
Patrick Hiller, (Student) – Graduate School of Humanities and Social Sciences
Denese Edsall, (Student) – Graduate School of Humanities and Social Sciences
Gabriele Rosenthal Georg-August University Goettingen, Germany
Michaela Koettig Georg-August University Goettingen, Germany

Honggang Yang, Dean, - Graduate School of Humanities and Social Sciences


15. Title: Surveillance of Childhood Obesity: A Preliminary Investigation of Obesity and Overweight Children in a High-Risk Child and Adolescent Population

Xudong Yuan, Ph.D., - HPD College of Pharmacy
Appu Rathinavelu, Ph.D., - HPD College of Pharmacy
Matthew He, Ph.D., - Farquhar College of Arts and Sciences

Andres Malave, Dean, - HPD College of Pharmacy
Donald Rosenblum, Dean, - Farquhar College of Arts and Sciences


16. Title: NSU Biomaterials Safety Testing Alternatives to Animal Experimentation

Peter E. Murray, Ph.D., - HPD College of Dental Medicine
Jonathan A. Coffman, Ph.D., - HPD College of Medical Sciences
Andy Rigberg, D.D.S., - HPD College of Dental Medicine
Franklin Garcia-Godoy, D.D.S. – HPD College of Dental Medicine

Robert Uchin, Dean, - HPD College of Dental Medicine
Harold Laubach, Dean, - HPD College of Medical Sciences


17. Title: CPAP vs. Oral appliances: Effect on quality of life, sleepiness and performance

Ana Imia Fins, Ph.D. – Center for Psychological Studies 
Cheryl C. Purvis, Ph.D., - HPD College of Medical Sciences
Donald Antonson, DDS, - HPD College of Dental Medicine
Charles Golden, Ph.D., - Center for Psychological Studies
Frank Hull, M.D., - Broward General Pulmonary & Sleep Specialists
Anthony N. Ottaviani, DO, - HPD College of Osteopathic Medicine
Howell A. Goldberg, DDS, - Fountains Dental 
Anyika King, (Student) - Center for Psychological Studies
Max Mayrink, (Student) – HPD College of Osteopathic Medicine
Victor Totfalusi, (Student) – HPD College of Osteopathic Medicine

Karen Grosby, Dean, - Center for Psychological Studies
Harold Laubach, Dean, - HPD College of Medical Sciences
Robert Uchin, Dean, - HPD College of Dental Medicine
Anthony Silvagni, Dean, HPD College of Osteopathic Medicine