Pilot/Early Career Awards

FY 2019 Awards

Helio Costa, PhD
Instructor, Pathology
Project Title: Epigenetic, Transcriptional, and Chromatin Conformation Signature Profiling of a Pediatric Sarcoma Clinical Cohort for Identification of Molecular Biomarkers to Inform Disease Prognosis and Aid in Therapy Selection

Elizabeth S. Egan, MD, PhD
Assistant Professor, Pediatrics (Infectious Diseases)
Project Title: Investigating Host Determinants of Malaria Anemia at Single-Cell Resolution

Lucian Custo Greig, MD, PhD
Instructor, Ophthalmology
Project Title: Regeneration of Retinal Ganglion Cells from Endogenous Progenitors

Maya Elise Kumar, PhD
Instructor, Medicine (Pulmonary & Critical Care)
Project Title: Defining Molecular Mechanisms Driving Neointima Growth in a Mouse Model of Pulmonary Hypertension

Suzanne A. Tharin, PhD, MD
Assistant Professor, Neurosurgery
Project Title: Chromatin State Controls Over a Neuron Subtype-Specific Microrna Cluster During Brain Development

Past Awards