2016 Funded Research
2017 Funded Research
The RCC is pleased to announce funding for the following 4 research studies from April, 2017-March 30, 2018:
- Racial Disparities in Hypertension (RADISH): Decomposing the effects of risk factor distribution and risk factor impact on racial disparities.
Principal Investigators: Suma Vupputuri, PhD and Romsai Tony Boonyasai, MD
- Evaluating the Uptake of Screening and Preventative Strategies for Patients at High Risk for Breast Cancer.
Principal Investigators: Kala Visvanathan, MD and Monica Ter-Minassian, ScD
- Estimating changes in liver fibrosis over time and in specific subgroups with transient elastography (TE).
Principal Investigators: Carla V. Rodriguez, PhD and Tinsay Woreta, MD
- Assessing the Relationship between Parental Activation and Obesity-related Health Behaviors among Overweight and Obese Low-income Racial/Ethnic Minority Young Patients.
Principal Investigators: Nakiya N. Showell, MD and Deborah Rohm Young, PhD