2023 Division Of Research Annual Report

EDITORS IN CHIEF George L. Hanbury II, Ph.D., President and CEO Ken Dawson-Scully, Ph.D., Associate Provost and Senior Vice President for Research and Economic Development Gary S. Margules, Sc.D., Vice President for Research EDITOR Bernadette Bruce, M.B.A., Executive Director, NSU Printing and Publications DIVISION OF RESEARCH MANAGING EDITORS Roxana Ross, Ed.D., M.B.A., GPC Assistant Vice President for Research Jordan Merritt, Ph.D. Special Projects Manager III Melanie Bauer, M.A. Grant Writing Manager and Project Director EDITORIAL Scott Colton, B.A., APR Sheryl Koral Alejandro E. Hernandez ILLUSTRATION Randy McCafferty GRAPHIC DESIGN Bryan Barrett Susan Hayward Rich Kobs PRODUCTION Ann-Marie Parish BOARD OF TRUSTEES Charles L. Palmer Board Chair; President and CEO, North American Company LLC Barry J. Silverman, M.D. Board Vice Chair; Orthopedic Surgeon Samuel F. Morrison Board Secretary; Former Director, Broward County Library System George L. Hanbury II, Ph.D. President and CEO, Nova Southeastern University Ronald G. Assaf Retired Founder and Chairman, Sensormatic Electronics Corp. Walter L. Banks, Sr. President, Lago Mar Resort and Club Mitchell W. Berger, J.D. Founder and Co-Chair, Berger Singerman Law Firm Rita Case Chairman and CEO, Rick Case Automotive Group Suzi Cordish Art Curator, Live! Casino & Hotel R. Douglas Donn Chairman, Community Bank of Broward James Donnelly Founder and CEO, Castle Group Arthur J. Falcone CEO and Co-Chairman, Falcone Group Steven J. Halmos President, Halmos Holdings Carol Harrison Kalagher President, Harrison Industries Milton L. Jones, Jr. CEO, Regal Trace, Ltd. Barbara Trebbi Landry President, BXT Corporation Alan B. Levan Chairman and CEO, BBX Capital Nell McMillan Lewis, Ed.D. NSU’s Rumbaugh-Goodwin Institute for Cancer Research Albert J. Miniaci President and CEO, Paramount Refreshment Solutions Anthony N. Ottaviani, D.O., M.P.H., MACOI, FCCP Chief Academic Officer, Largo Medical Center Graduate Medical Education Kiran C. Patel, M.D. Chairman, Anupam Rasayan India Ltd.; Chairman, Morphogenesis Inc. George I. Platt, J.D. Managing Partner, LSN Partners Martin R. Press, J.D. Shareholder and Member, Gunster, Yoakley & Stewart, P.A. Paul M. Sallarulo President, NSU Alumni Association; President, Nexera Medical J. Kenneth Tate Chief Executive Officer, TKO Apparel, Inc. Zachariah P. Zachariah, M.D. Cardiologist Michael J. Zager Partner, Z Wealth Solutions Trustee Emeriti Mike Jackson, Executive Chairman, AutoNation *H. Wayne Huizenga, Entrepreneur, Fort Lauderdale, Florida. He founded AutoNation and Waste Management Inc. and was the owner or co-owner of Blockbuster Video, the Miami Dolphins, the Florida Panthers, and the Florida Marlins. ADMINISTRATION George L. Hanbury II, Ph.D., President and CEO Harry K. Moon, M.D., Executive Vice President and COO, NSU, and COO, NSU Health Ronald J. Chenail, Ph.D., Provost and Executive Vice President for Academic Affairs Daniel J. Alfonso, M.Fin., Vice President for Facilities Management and Public Safety Ricardo Belmar, Ed.D., M.I.B.A., Vice President for Regional Campus Operations Joel S. Berman, J.D., Vice President for Legal Affairs Bonnie Clearwater, M.A., Director and Chief Curator of NSU Art Museum Fort Lauderdale Marc Crocquet, M.B.A., Vice President for Business Services Ken Dawson-Scully, Ph.D., Associate Provost and Senior Vice President for Research and Economic Development Kyle Fisher, B.A., Vice President for Public Relations, Marketing, and Creative Services James Hutchens, M.L.S., Vice President for Information Services and University Librarian Meline Kevorkian, Ed.D., Associate Provost and Vice President for Academic Assessment and Accreditation Gary S. Margules, Sc.D., Vice President for Research Ronald Midei, M.B.A., CPA, Executive Director of Internal Auditing Michael Mominey, M.S., Associate Vice President for University Advancement and Director of Athletics Terry J. Mularkey, M.A.S., CFRE, Vice President for University Advancement and Chief of Staff Robert Pietrykowski, J.D., M.B.A., M.A., Vice President for Human Resources Leonard J. Pounds, Ph.D., M.S., Vice President for NSU Health Irving Rosenbaum, D.P.A., Ed.D., M.P.A., Vice President for Operations, Health Professions Division Don Rudawsky, Ph.D., Vice President for Institutional Effectiveness Alyson K. Silva, M.AC., CPA, Vice President for Finance and Chief Financial Officer Robin Supler, J.D., Vice President for Compliance and Chief Integrity Officer John Wensveen, Ph.D., Chief Innovation Officer, NSU, and Executive Director for the Alan B. Levan | NSU Broward Center of Innovation Thomas West, M.B.A., Vice President for Information Technologies and Chief Information Officer Brad Williams, Ed.D., Senior Vice President for Enrollment Management and Student Affairs Jeff Williams, CCM, CCE, Manager, Grande Oaks Golf Club Ray Ferrero, Jr., J.D., University Chancellor Frederick Lippman, R.Ph., Ed.D., Chancellor Emeritus, Health Professions Division DIVISION OF RESEARCH AND ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT REPORT This report is produced by Nova Southeastern University’s Office of Printing and Publications. *Deceased NOVA S OU T H E AS T E RN UN I V E R S I T Y RESEARCH NOVA S OU T H E A S T E R N U N I V E R S I T Y D I V I S I ON O F R E S E A R C H A N D E CONOM I C D E V E LO P M E N T S P R I N G 2 0 2 3 R E P O R T Nova Southeastern University admits students of any race, color, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, military service, veteran status, and national or ethnic origin. n Nova Southeastern University is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC) to award associate’s, baccalaureate, master’s, educational specialist, doctoral, and professional degrees. 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