2014 Grant Recipients


NASPGHAN Foundation/AstraZeneca Research Award for Disorders of the Upper Gastrointestinal Tract

Rachel Rosen, MD, Boston Children’s Hospital, Boston, MA
Pepsin and bacteria as a trigger for neutrophil trans-epithelial migration: a mechanism behind reflux related lung disease

NASPGHAN/NASPGHAN Foundation/George Ferry Young Investigator Development Award

Nirmala Mavila, PhD,Cedars Sinai, Los Angeles, CA
Role of Prominin-1 expressing cells in biliary fibrosis of biliary atresia

NASPGHAN Foundation/Nestlé Nutrition Research Young Investigator Development Award

Ajay Jain, MD, Saint Louis University, Saint Louis, MO
Role of Bile Acids in Preventing Parenteral Nutrition Associated Disorders

NASPGHAN Foundation/Crohn’s & Colitis Foundation of America Young Investigator Development Award

Phillip Minar, MD, Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH
Redefining Deep Remission in Pediatric Crohn’s Disease

NASPGHAN Foundation/Fellow to Faculty Transition Award in Inflammatory Bowel Diseases

Roy Nattiv, MD, UCSF Children’s Hospital, San Francisco, CA
Characterizing the role of absorptive and secretory progenitors following injury in a mouse model of colitis

Developmeny and Study of Clinical Outcome Assessments for use in Clinical Trials in Children with IBD

Anthony Otley, MD, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia
Development and Evaluation of the Tummy CD Index: A Patient Reported Signs and Symptom Index for Pediatric Crohn's Disease

NASPGHAN Foundation/In-Office Member Grant for Development of Patient Education Prototypes

James Brief, MD, Stony Brook Children’s Hospital, Stony Brook, NY
The Impact of an Interactive Computer Application on the Quality of Colonoscopy Preparation, Overall Patient Satisfaction and Outpatient Ambulatory Center Efficiency

NASPGHAN Foundation/APGNN/Susan Moyer Nursing Research Grant

Nancy Murray, RN, MS
Influence of bottle/nipple systems on feedings in term infants

 

 

 

 

 

2013 Grant Recipients

NASPGHAN Foundation Takeda Pharmaceutical Products Inc. Research Innovation Award

Rohit Kohli MD, MS, Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center
NASH Improvement after Bariatric Surgery: The Role of Bile Acid Signaling

NASPGHAN Foundation George Ferry Young Investigator Development Award

Meenakshi Rao MD, PhD, Columbia University Medical Center
Defining the role of glial cells in the enteric nervous system

NASPGHAN Foundation Crohn’s & Colitis Foundation of America Young Investigator Development Award

Johan Van Limbergen MD, MRCPCH, PhD, IWK Health Centre
A metagenomic approach to diagnosis, induction and maintenance of deep remission following exclusive enteral nutrition in pediatric Crohn’s Disease (CD)

NASPGHAN Foundation Nestlé Nutrition Research Young Investigator Development Award

Robert Bandsma MD, Hospital for Sick Kids
Unraveling metabolic dysadaptation in malnutrition: from cellular mechanisms to improved child survival

NASPGHAN Foundation Fellow to Faculty Transition Award in Inflammatory Bowel Diseases

Dale Lee MD, Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia
The association between mucosal healing and long-term linear growth

NASPGHAN Foundation In-Office Member Grant for Development of Patient Education Prototypes

Alice Foster – British Columbia Children’s Hospital
Jennifer Willoughby RN, BSN, CPN – Cincinnati Children’s Hospital

NASPGHAN Foundation/APGNN Susan Moyer Nursing Research Grant

Shari Huffman RN, MN, CPNP, Nemour’s Children’s Clinic 
Vitamin D3 supplementation pediatric IBD: Weekly vs. daily dosing regimens