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Principal Investigator(s): 
Julia R. Steinberg
Sponsor: Society of Family Planning
The training and research activities proposed in this Junior Investigator’s Career Development Award will expand my research program in abortion and mental health and set the stage for me to apply for a larger grant on this topic. Over the next year, I propose to gain experience working with Danish...
Principal Investigator(s): 
Julia R. Steinberg
Sponsor: American Foundation for Suicide Prevention
In order to be well-equipped to prevent suicide among women and to integrate suicide prevention programs into reproductive health services, we must better understand the relationship between pregnancy outcomes (elective abortion versus delivery) and post-pregnancy suicide and suicide attempts. Some...
Principal Investigator(s): 
Kiemel, Timothy
Sponsor: National Science Foundation (NSF)
The goal of this project is to identify the plant and feedback for rhythmic human movement. The project team will approximate the dynamics near the limit cycle as a linear time-periodic system and describe the system ID problem in the frequency domain using harmonic transfer functions, infinite-...
Principal Investigator(s): 
Kiemel, Timothy L.
Sponsor: National Science Foundation (NSF)
In this project, an interdisciplinary team of investigators is uncovering the rules the nervous system uses to coordinate the activation of dozens of muscles through sensory information about body movement to enable us to stably and efficiently move through our environment. While walking for a...
Principal Investigator(s): 
Kim, Jinhee
Sponsor: Purdue University (via USDA)
Principal Investigator(s): 
Koblinsky, Sally
Sponsor: Mental Health Association of Montgomery County (via Robert Wood Foundation)
The Mental Health Association of Montgomery County received a four-year, $500,000 grant from the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, with matching dollars from local funders, to develop a community-wide initiative, Serving Together: Troops, Veterans and Family Care Project. The project seeks to: (1)...
Principal Investigator(s): 
Koblinsky, Sally A.
Sponsor: Anne Arundel County Mental Health Agency, Inc.
This partnership with Marylands Commitment to Veterans within the Maryland Department of Health and Mental Hygiene aims to enhance the behavioral health and successful reintegration of women veterans in Maryland. Adopting a public health approach, SPH faculty will engage veteran health experts,...
Principal Investigator(s): 
Koblinsky, Sally A.
Sponsor: STMD - Department of Health and Mental Hygiene
This partnership between the School of Public Health and the Maryland Department of Health and Mental Hygiene aims to enhance the Maryland Veterans Behavioral Health Initiative by engaging a broad segment of the population in promoting positive behavioral health and attempting to prevent behavioral...
Principal Investigator(s): 
La Touche-Howard, Sylvette Antonia
Sponsor: NIH - NIDA (National Institute on Drug Abuse)
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Principal Investigator(s): 
La Touche-Howard, Sylvette Antonia
Sponsor: NIH - NIDA (National Institute on Drug Abuse)
Principal Investigator(s): 
Le, Daisy
Sponsor: NIH - NCI (National Cancer Institute)
African Americans suffer a disproportionate burden of incidence and mortality for breast, prostate, and colorectal cancer. Religious involvement and social support has been know to be associated with awareness and early detection of cancer. This project aims to: (1) Explore a model of religious...
Principal Investigator(s): 
Lee, Mei-Ling Ting
Sponsor: Maryland Industrial Partnerships (MIPS)
Synaptic is a leader in the development of HIPAA-compliant, cloud-based care and population health management solutions that directly improve patient health outcomes and reduce care costs. Synaptic's flagship product, Synapse, is built on the Force.com platform and integrates across multiple...
Principal Investigator(s): 
Lee, Mei-Ling Ting
Sponsor: Brigham and Women's Hospital (via NIH - NEI (National Eye Institute))
This project aims are to: (2) Analyze of Longitudinal Ophthalmologic Data using the Eye as the unit of analysis (2) Conduct Survival analysis and risk prediction for macular degeneration (3) Incorporate clustering effects for the Wilcoxon rank sum test in the setting of ophthalmologic data (4) Use...
Principal Investigator(s): 
Lee, Mei-Ling Ting
Sponsor: University of Maryland, Baltimore
This project partners the School of Public Health with the Maryland Department of Health and Mental Hygiene to evaluate a smoke-free multi-unit housing initiative designed to demonstrate the health benefits of the adoption of a smoke-free policy. The design of the evaluation is unique in its...
Principal Investigator(s): 
Lee, Mei-Ling Ting
Sponsor: District of Columbia Department of Health
Researchers from the School of Public Health will collaborate with the District of Columbia, Department of Health (DC-DOH) to provide statistical assistance and technical support to the HIV/AIDS, Hepatitis, STD and Tuberculosis Administration (HAHSTA). The researchers will aid in the implementation...
Principal Investigator(s): 
Lee, Mei-Ling Ting
Sponsor: STMD - Department of Health and Mental Hygiene - Cecil County Health Department
Principal Investigator(s): 
Lee, Sunmin
Sponsor: Johns Hopkins University, Bloomberg School of Public Health (via NIH - NIDDK (National institute of Diabetes & Digestive & Kidney Diseases)
This is a 4-year project to evaluate existing educational materials for liver cancer prevention and develop non-traditional and culturally integrated educational materials to be used in Chinese, Korean, and Vietnamese populations in Maryland. We have implemented a community- based cancer...
Principal Investigator(s): 
Lee, Sunmin
Sponsor: Temple University
This project conducts various additional outreach work to increase participant recruitment for "Behavioral Intervention to Reduce Cancer Disparity among Underserved Koreans". This outreach falls outside the scope of the original project. This includes visits to churches and other community...
Principal Investigator(s): 
Lee, Sunmin
Sponsor: NIH - NCI (National Cancer Institute)
This project focuses on implementing and evaluating a theory-based and culturally and linguistically appropriate intervention to reduce stress, enhance coping skills, and improve quality of life in Korean American breast cancer survivors. Participants in an intervention group will receive a...
Principal Investigator(s): 
Lee, Sunmin
Sponsor: Johns Hopkins University (via NIH - NCI (National Cancer Institute))
This project aims to build a sustainable, community-based participatory program of lay health workers who promote liver cancer prevention among Asian Americans. Chronic hepatitis B and liver cancer caused by hepatitis B in Asian Americans comprise one of the most serious racial/ethnic disparities...

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