LPCH Academic Grant Awards

Awards 2016


PIPaul Bollyky, MD, PhD

Preventive Therapy for Type 1 Diabetes Mellitus

Co-PIs: Heather Irina Cohn, Joyce Teng, MD, PhD

Topical Sirolimus for Plantar Treatment of Epidermolysis Bullosa Simplex

PILaura Downey, MD

Repurposing of Fibrinogen Concentrate as a Cost-Effective and Safe Hemostatic Agent in Infants Undergoing Cardiac Surgery on Cardiopulmonary Bypass

PIJennifer Frankovich, MD, MS

Pediatric Acute Onset Neuropsychiatric Syndromes (PANS) CyTOF

Co-PIsKevin Grimes, MDDaria Mochly-Rosen, PhD

Metachromatic Leukodystrophy and Exeroderma Pigmentosa

PIPeter S. Kim, PhD

Toward a Novel Inhibitor of Ebola Virus

Co-PIsAashish Manglik, MD, PhDBrian Kobilka, MD

Development of a Novel Opioid Agonist with Reduced Side Effects

PIEverett Meyer, MD, PhD

A Novel Monoclonal Antibody Therapy to Prevent Acute Graft-Versus-Host Disease Following Hematopoietic Cell Transplantation

Co-PIs: Kathleen M. Sakamoto, MD, PhD, Mark Smith

CREB Inhibitor to Treat Leukemia

PIJames R. Swartz, PhD

Developing a Broadly Neutralizing Influenza Vaccine

PIKarl G. Sylvester, MD

Metabolic Assays for Newborn Disease and Feeding Tolerance


Stanford Cardiovascular Institute (CVI)  

Co-PIsAshby J. Morrison, PhD, Mary Kristy Red-Horse, PhD, William James Greenleaf, PhD

Epigenetic Regulation of Cardiac Development

Co-PIsTracey Lynn McLaughlin, MD, MS, Nazish Sayed, MD, PhD, Ying-Li Chen, MD, PhD

Predicting Cardiovascular Benefits of Anti-diabetic Drugs Using Induced Pluripotent Stem Cell-derived Endothelial Cells


Stanford Institute for Immunity, Transplantion and Infection (ITI)

Co-PIs:  Eliver Ghosn, PhD, Leonore A. Herzenberg, PhD, Hiromitsu Nakauchi, MD, PhD

Regenerative Potential of Human Fetal Versus Adult HSC Transplantation:  B lymphocytes and Macrophages Heterogeneity

Co-PIs:  Angelle Desiree LaBeaud, MD, Holden Maecker, PhD, Scott Boyd, MD, PhD

Characterizing the Effects of Antenatal Parasitic Infection on Fetal Immune System Development

Co-PIs:  Nicole K. Paulk, PhD, Mark A. Kay, MD, PhD

Sexually Dimorphic Viral-Host Interactions in Pediatric Liver Diseases


Stanford Institute for Stem Cell Biology and Regenerative Medicine

PI: Ravindra Majeti, MD, PhD

Investigation and Targeting of Pre-Leukemia in Familial Platelet Disorder Associated with Mutations in RUNX1

Co-PIsJennier A. Tremmel, MD, Katharine S. Edwards, PhD

Angiographic and Psychosocial Evaluation of Peripartum vs. Non-Peripartum Spontaneous Coronary Artery Dissection (SCAD): A Collaborative Study

Co-PIsVirginia D. Winn, Valerie Baker, MD, Frauke von Versen-Höynck

Impact of assisted reproductive techniques (ART) on maternal and fetal vascular health and endothelial progenitor cell biology

Past Awards