Faculty Grants


2016 Faculty Grants

Bearinger, Linda

  • MN Knowledge to Practice in Adolesent Health (MN-KPAH) (T21), Health Resources and Services Administration 

Bliss, Donna

  • Skin pH Modulation through Curled Fiber in Incontinence Briefs, Hartmann USA, Inc.

Cheung, Corjena

  • Effects of Yoga on Oxidative Stress in Parkinson (Sally Lusk Grant), Midwest Nursing Research Society

Chi, Chih-Lin

  • Predictive Optimal Anticlotting Treatment for Segmented Patient Populations (R01), Harvard University; National Institutes of Health (Prime)

Clancy, Thomas

  • Integrating Healthcare Informatics into Quality & Safety Education for Nursing Students, Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation 

Fulkerson, Jayne

  • New Ulm at HOME (NU-HOME) (R01), National Institutes of Health
  • Futures of Nursing Scholars, Robert Wood Johnson Foundation
  • Jonas Nurse Scholar Program 2016-2018, Jonas Center 
  • Virtual Role Plays to Reduce the Occurrence of Childhood Obesity (Phase II), SIMmersion, LLC; National Institutes of Health (Prime)
  • Parents and Kids Prevent Diabetes University of Minnesota Foundation, Olafson Trust
  • Healthy Home Offerings via the Mealtime Environment (HOME) (R01), National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases / National Institutes of Health

Gaugler, Joseph

  • Minnesota Memory Care Management Center, Minnesota Board on Aging; State of Minnesota (Prime)
  • Creating Objects with 3D Printers to Stimulate Reminiscing for Memory Loss, Moai Technologies; National Institute on Aging / National Institutes of Health (Prime)
  • The Personal Health Record for Persons with Dementia and their Family Caregivers (R21), National Institute of Nursing Research / National Institutes of Health
  • Social Support Aid for People with Dementia (SBIR), Advanced Medical Electronics Corp; National Institutes of Health (Prime)
  • A Proactive Health Monitoring Intervention for Dementia Cargegivers:  The eNeighbor (R18), Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality / U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
  • Comparative Effectiveness of Dementia Caregiver Interventions: Towards a Person-Centered Care Planning Tool (K18), Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality / U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
  • The Residential Care Transition Module (R01), National Cancer Institute / National Institutes of Health
  • Memory Matters: A Mobile Aid to Stimulate Reminiscing in Persons with Memory Loss (SBIR), Moai Technologies; National Institutes of Health

Hooke, Mary

  • Phenotypic and Genotypic Associations with Symptom Clusters During Childhood Leukemia Treatment, Duke University; National Institutes of Health (Prime)
  • KAM:  Kids are Moving: An Exercise Program for Children with Cancer, Alex's Lemonade Stand Foundation 

Kaas, Merrie

  • Enchancing Interprofessional Integrative Psychiatric/Mental Health Nurse Practitioner Education to Address Health Care of Persons with Psychiatric Disorders and other Chronic Conditions, Health Resources and Services Administration 

Mary Jo Kreitzer

  • Nursing Leadership in Integrative Health and Healing and Co-Curricula Program, George Family Foundation

Kubik, Martha

  • School Nurse-Directed Secondary Obesity Prevention for Elementary School Children (R01), National Institutes of Health 

Lindquist, Ruth

  • Developing and Testing a New Model to Reduce Risks for Heart Disease and Stroke, University of Alabama; National Institutes of Health (Prime)

McMahon, Siobhan

  • Enhancing Motivation for Physical Activity to Reduce the Risk of Falls Among Community-Dwelling Older Adults: A Wellness Intervention (KL2), Clinical and Translational Science Institute (CTSI); National Institutes of Health (Prime)
  • SHIFT the BALANCE, Minnesota Board on Aging; State of Minnesota (Prime)
  • Randomized Trial of a Multifactorial Fall Injury Prevention Strategy, Brigham & Women's Hospital; National Institutes of Health (Prime)

McMorris, Barbara

  • Eliminating Health Disparities Initiative, Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Greater Twin Cities; MN Department of Human Services (Prime)
  • Partnering for Health Student Outcomes (Core), Healthy Youth Development ·  Prevention Resource Center; Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Mueller, Christine

  • New Careers in Nursing Technical Assistance, Robert Wood Johnson Foundation 
  • New Careers in Nursing Scholarship Program-University of Minnesota School of Nursing, Robert Wood Johnson Foundation 
  • Home and Community Based Service Performance-based Incentive Payment Program, MN Department of Human Services; State of Minnesota (Prime)

Porta, Carolyn

  • Reducing Stigma, Promoting Resilience: Population Health Interventions for LGBTQ Youth, University of British Columbia; Canadian Institute of Health Research (Prime)
  • Sexual Assault amoung College Students:  New Insights for Prevention, Health Resources and Services Administration

Potter, Teddie

  • The National Implementation of Team STEPPS, Health Research & Educational Trust; Health Resources and Services Administration (Prime)

Schorr, Erica

  • Utilizing Wearable Technology to Monitor Physical Activity and Sleep After Coronary Revascularization (PreK), Clinical and Translational Science Institute (CTSI) 

Sieving, Renee

  • Understanding the Context of Northern Plains American Teen Pregnancy, Sanford Health; National Institutes of Health (Prime)

Talley, Kristine and Cheung, Corjena

  • Wise and Well (D2D), Clinical and Translational Science Institute (CTSI) 

Talley, Kristine

  • Preventing Toileting Disability in Frail Older Women (K to R01), Clinical and Translational Science Institute (CTSI)

Treat-Jacobson, Diane

  • Patient Centered Home Exercise Program for Peripheral Artery Disease, Northwestern University; PCORI (Prime)
  • Healthy Aging and Mobility Initiative, Margaret A. Cargill Philanthropies

Westra, Bonnie

  • Evaluating a Software Program for Predicting Sepsis, Wolters Kluwer 

White, Kathryn

  • Nurse Anethetist Traineeship Program (NAT), Health Resources and Services Administration 

Wyman, Jean

  • Jonas Center for Leaders Scholarship Program, Jonas Center for Nursing Excellence 
  • University of Pennsylvania + PLUS Clinical Center (PENN + PLUS CC), University of Pennsylvnia; National Institutes of Health (Prime)
  • Center of Geriatric Nursing Excellence (MnHCGNE), John A. Hartford Foundation 

Yu, Fang

  • Building a Workforce to Provide Exercise to People with Alzheimer's Disease:  The FIT-AD Certification Program, Minnesota Board on Aging; State of Minnesota (Prime)
  • Aerobic Exercise in Alzheimer's Disease: Cognition and Hippocampal Volume Effects (R01), National Institute on Aging / National Institutes of Health