2014 CVI Seed Grants Recipients

The awardees and their proposal titles are listed below.  

Scott Ceresnak, MD

A Novel Signal Analysis Tool for Ablation of Wolff-Parkinson-White Syndrome in Children

This Research is Funded by the CHRI

Susan Fernandes, LPD

Predicting 10-Year Mortality in Adults with Congenital Heart Disease 

Seda Tierney, MD
David Rosenthal, MD

Parental Acquisiton of Echocardiographic Images in Pediatric Heart Transplant Recipents Using  Pocket Ultrasound: A tele-health Feasibility Study   

This Research is Funded by the CHRI

Joshua Knowles, MD

Exploring the Role of Maternal Insulin Resistance in Congenital Heart Defects 

This Research is Funded by the CHRI

Matt Porteus, MD

Comparison of Isoform Expression Differences by SMRT Sequencing of Isogenic iPS Derived Cardiomyocytes corrected for the Myotonic Dystrophy Expanded Triplet Repeat 

This Research is Funded by the CHRI

Stanley Rockson, MD

Prospective biomarker detection of latent cancer-related lymphedema risk 

Michael McConnell, MD, MSEE

PET/MRI of Coronary Biology

Ioannis Karakikes, MD 

The Role of Telomere Dysfunction in The Pathogenesis of Familial Dilated Cardiomyopathy 

Jayakumar Rajadas, MD 

Therapeutic siRNA delivery into human engineered heart muscle 

Vivek Bhalla, MD, FASN

Validation of Novel Antibody Biomarkers for Human Diabetic Kidney