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Ninth Annual Grant Winners 2008-2009

1. Title: Determinants of the Distribution of Fishes and Corals of Veracruz, Mexico

Dean Richard Dodge, Ph.D. (OSC)
Dean Don Rosenblum, Ph.D. (FAR)

Faculty
Richard Spieler, Ph.D. (OSC)
David Gilliam, Ph.D. (OSC)


2. Title: Cryopreserved Amniotic Membrane for Modulation of Oral Soft Tissue Healing

Dean Robert Uchin, D.D.S. (HPD-DEN)

Faculty
Ines Velez, D.D.S. (HPD-DEN)
William Parker, D.D.S. (HPD-DEN)
Michael Siegel, D.D.S. (HPD-DEN)
Mitzi Palazzolo, D.D.S., M.S. (HPD-DEN)


3. Title: Tissue Engineering Research at NSU

Dean Robert Uchin, D.D.S. (HPD-DEN)

Faculty
Peter Murray, B.Sc. (Hons), Ph.D. (HPD-DEN)
Franklin Garcia-Godoy, D.D.S., M.S. (HPD-DEN)
Chun-Yuh Huang, Ph.D. (HPD-DEN)

Student
Matthew Gebhardt (HPD-DEN)


4. Title: Risk of Bisphosphonate-Associated Osteonecrosis (BON) Following Dental Extraction

Dean Robert Uchin, D.D.S. (HPD-DEN)

Faculty
Mitzi Palazzolo, D.D.S., M.S. (HPD-DEN)
Cesar Migliorati, D.D.S., Ph.D. (HPD-DEN)
Michael Siegel, D.D.S. (HPD-DEN)
Steven Kaltman, D.M.D., M.D. (HPD-DEN)

Student
Helena Hellman (HPD-DEN)


5. Title: Design and Synthesis of Photoactive Peptides Based on Photosynthetic Proteins

Dean Don Rosenblum, Ph.D. (FAR)
Dean Richard Dodge, Ph.D. (OSC)

Faculty
Reza Razeghifard, Ph.D. (FAR)
Dimitrios Giarikos, Ph.D. (FAR-MST)
Jose Lopez, Ph.D. (OSC)


6. Title: Emotional Influences on Cognitive Processing in HIV-Infected Women

Dean Don Rosenblum, Ph.D. (FAR)

Faculty
Jaime Tartar, Ph.D. (FAR-BEH)

Student
Kristen DeAlmeida (FAR)


7. Title: The Effects of Various Breathing Patterns on Heart Rate Variability

Dean H. Wells Singleton, Ph.D. (FSEHS)
Dean Anthony Silvagni, D.O., Pharm.D. (HPD-OST)
Dean Karen Grosby, M.Ed. (CPS)

Faculty
Alex Edmonds, Ph.D. (FSEHS)
Tom Kennedy, Ph.D. (FSEHS)
Pablo Calzada, D.O., M.P.H. (HPD-OPT)

Student
Colleen Sheehan, M.S. (CPS)


8. Title: Physiological Outcomes in the Treatment of Trauma-Related Disorders

Dean Karen Grosby, M.Ed. (CPS)
Dean Harold Laubach, Ph.D. (HPD-MED)
Dean Robert Uchin, D.D.S. (HPD-DEN)

Faculty
Steven Gold, Ph.D. (CPS)
Jeffrey Kibler, Ph.D. (CPS)
Harold Laubach, Ph.D. (HPD-MED)
Franklin Garcia-Godoy, D.D.S., M.S. (HPD-DEN)
Peter Murray, B.Sc. (Hons), Ph.D. (HPD-DEN)

Student
Mischa Tursich, B.A. (CPS)


9. Title: Availability and Use of Language Assistance Services in Community Pharmacies

Dean Andres Malave, Ph.D. (HPD-PHR)

Faculty
Kevin Clauson, Pharm.D. (HPD-PHR)
Maria Maniscalco, Pharm.D. (HPD-PHR)
Hyla Polen, Pharm.D. (HPD-PHR)

Student
Daniel Jamass (HPD-PHR)


10. Title: Outcomes of an Interdisciplinary Therapy Program for Children with Disabilities

Dean Richard Davis, PA-C, Ed.D. (HPD-ALL)
Dean H. Wells Singleton, Ph.D. (FSEHS)
Dean Karen Grosby, M.Ed. (CPS)

Faculty
Rebecca Rosenthal, M.S., J.D. (HPD-PT)
Melissa Tovin, M.A., Ph.D. (HPD-ALL)
Mary Ann Lowe, SLP.D. (FSEGR)
David Reitman, Ph.D. (CPS)

Students
Dena Paige (HPD-ALL)
Gabi Abbratt (FSEHS)


11. Title: Angiotensin III Regulation of Mitogen Activated Protein Kinases in Astrocytes

Dean Andres Malave, Ph.D. (HPD-PHR)

Faculty
Michelle Clark, Ph.D. (HPD-PHR)


12. Title: Palaemoid Shrimp Species Along a Salinity Gradient in Everglades National Park

Dean Richard Dodge, Ph.D. (OSC)

Faculty
Jennifer Rehage, Ph.D. (OSC)

Student
Lauren McCarthy, B.S. (OSC)


13. Title: Molecular Characterization of Marine Fungi from Diverse Marine Sources

Dean Richard Dodge, Ph.D. (OSC)
Dean Don Rosenblum, Ph.D. (FAR)
Dean David Loshin, O.D., Ph.D. (HPD-OPT)

Faculty
Jose Lopez, Ph.D. (OSC)
Scott Schatz, Ph.D., O.D. (HPD-OPT)


14. Title: A Multidisciplinary Health Intervention for the Treatment of Metabolic Syndrome

Dean Richard Davis, PA-C, Ed.D. (HPD-ALL)
Robert Oller, D.O. (HPD-DCO)
Dean Anthony Silvagni, Ph.D. (HPD-OST)
Dean Karen Grosby, M.Ed. (CPS)

Faculty
Steven Pfister, M.S. (HPD-ALL)
Robert Oller, D.O. (HPD-DCO)
Ronald Bekic, D.O. (HPD-OST)
Marilyn Gordon, M.S., R.D., L.D./N. (HPD-DCO)
Bini Litwin, Ph.D., PT (HPD-ALL)
Linda Sobell, Ph.D., ABPP (CPS)
Mark Sobell, Ph.D., ABPP (CPS)

Student
Beth Michel Harris (HPD-ALL)


15. Title: Teasing, Self-Concept, and Locus of Control among Overweight Children

Dean Karen Grosby, M.Ed. (CPS)
Dean Don Rosenblum, Ph.D. (FAR)

Faculty
Jeffrey Kibler, Ph.D. (CPS)
Mindy Ma, Ph.D. (FAR-BEH)

Student
Kavita Joshi, M.S. (CPS)


16. Title: Inaccuracy of Drug Allergy Reporting: A Billion Dollar Problem!

Dean Andres Malave, Ph.D. (HPD-PHR)

Faculty
Mara Poulakos, Pharm.D. (HPD-PHR)
Simon Leung, Pharm.D. (HPD-PHR)


17. Title: Impacts of Water Level Changes on White-Tailed Deer Movements in Broward County

Dean Don Rosenblum, Ph.D. (FAR)
Dean Richard Dodge, Ph.D. (OSC)

Faculty
Barry Barker, Ed.D. (FAR)
Samuel Purkis, Ph.D. (OSC)
Emily Schmitt, Ph.D. (FAR-MST)
Edward Keith, Ph.D. (OSC)
Mustafa Saleh, D.V.M., M.H.S.A., M.P.H. (FAR)


18. Title: The Birds of Arrecife Alacran

Dean Don Rosenblum, Ph.D. (FAR)
Dean Richard Dodge, Ph.D. (OSC)

Faculty
Edward Keith, Ph.D. (OSC)


19. Title: Effects of Statin Withdrawal on Pro-Atherogenic Chemokines

Dean Andres Malave, Ph.D. (HPD-PHR)

Faculty
Luigi Cubeddu, M.D., Ph.D. (HPD-PHR)
Ana Castejon, Ph.D. (HPD-PHR)
Paula Waziry, Ph.D. (HPD-PHR)

Student
Jenet George (FAR-Biology)


20. Title: A Case Study of Middle School Haitian Children's Identity Awareness

Dean H. Wells Singleton, Ph.D. (FSEHS)

Faculty
Charlene Desir, Ed.D. (FSEHS)
Robert Hill, Ed.D. (FSEHS)

Students
Anasthasie Liberiste, M.S. (FSEHS)
Johane Metellus, M.P.A. (FSEHS)
Silvia Orta, M.I.B.A. (FSEHS)


21. Title: Stony Coral Recruitment Patterns to Reefs Physically Damaged by Ship Groundings

Dean Richard Dodge, Ph.D. (OSC)

Faculty
Jose Lopez, Ph.D. (OSC)
Alison Moulding, Ph.D. (OSC)


22. Title: Cue Recognition and Prey Responses to the Non-native African Jewelfish

Dean Richard Dodge, Ph.D. (OSC)

Faculty
Jennifer Rehage, Ph.D. (OSC)

Student
Katherine Dunlop, B.S. (OSC)


23. Title: Supplementary Study of Enforcement at the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency

Dean Joseph Harbaugh, J.D., L.L.M. (LAW)

Faculty
Joel Mintz, J.D., L.L.M., J.S.D. (LAW)


24. Title: Agreement among Measures of Autism Spectrum Disorders in School-age Children

Dean H. Wells Singleton, Ph.D. (FSEHS)
Dean Roni Leiderman, Ph.D. (MSI)
Dean Karen Grosby, M.Ed. (CPS)

Faculty
Barbara Garcia-Lavin, Ph.D. (FSEHS)
Terri Mortensen, Psy.D. (FSEHS)
Susan Kabot, Ed.D., CCC-SLP (MSI)
James Pann, Ph.D. (FSEHS)
Elda Veloso, Ph.D. (FSEHS)

Students
Angela Yehl, M.S. (CPS)
Maribel Del Rio, Psy.D. (FSEHS)


25. Title: Pharmacy Interventions to Improve Generic Over-the-Counter Drug Knowledge and Use

Dean Andres Malave, Ph.D. (HPD-PHR)
Dean Anthony Silvagni, D.O. (HPD-OST)

Faculty
Nisaratana Sangasubana, Ph.D. (HPD-PHR)
Jose Calderon, M.D. (HPD-PHR)
Goar Alvarez, Pharm.D. (HPD-PHR)
Nancy Borja, Pharm.D. (HPD-PHR)
Patrick Hardigan, Ph.D. (HPD-OST)
Silvia Rabionet, Ed.D. (HPD-PHR)


26. Title: The Impact of Coenzyme Q10 Level on Acute Rejection in Cardiac Transplantation

Dean Andres Malave, Ph.D. (HPD-PHR)

Faculty
Bo Kyung Min, Pharm.D. (HPD-PHR)
William Wolowich, Pharm.D. (HPD-PHR)