Grant Recipients

100 Results

2015 Fund to Retain Clinical Scientists

Awarded: 12/3/2015

$5.4 million over 5 years

In 2015 10 medical schools received $540,000 each to establish a Fund to Retain Clinical Scientists at their institution. Each school will provide supplemental funds for early-career physician scientists to maintain ...

2015 Clinical Scientist Development Award

Awarded: 7/8/2015

$8.7M over 3 years

In 2015, 18 physician scientists received three-year grants of $486,000 each to support their transition to independent clinical research careers.   2015 CSDA Grantees Timothy F. Burns, M.D., Ph.D. University of Pittsburgh Project: "Targeting ...

2015 Clinical Research Mentorship Grantees

Awarded: 6/1/2015

$64,800 over 1 year

In 2015, 11 teams of DDCF-funded investigators and medical students with an interest in becoming future clinician investigators received $64,800 each for one-year research projects.  2015 Clinical Research Mentorship Grantees Modeling Challenges and ...

Clinical Research Experiences for High School Students

Awarded: 1/1/2015

$140,000 over 2 years

Eight institutions received two-year renewal grants of $140,400 each to continue their programs providing clinical research experiences to high school students from underrepresented minorities in medicine in 2015-2016. View CREHSS Institutions

2014 Clinical Research Mentorship Grantees

Awarded: 7/1/2014

$648,000 over one year

In 2014, 10 teams of DDCF-funded investigators and medical students with an interest in becoming future clinician investigators received $64,800 each for one-year research projects.  2014 Clinical Research Mentorship Grantees Sunil Ahuja, ...

2014 Clinical Scientist Development Award

Awarded: 7/1/2014

$8.04M over 3 years

In 2014, 17 physician-scientists received three-year grants to support their transition to mentored to independent clinical research careers. Sixteen awardees received $486,000 each. One awardee was co-funded by the Damon ...

2013 Innovations in Clinical Research Award

Awarded: 9/1/2013

In 2013, the foundation awarded three-year grants of $486,000 each to 11 projects that have the potential to catalyze innovative breakthroughs in sickle cell disease.  Read more

2013 Clinical Scientist Development Award

Awarded: 7/1/2013

$7.78M over 3 years

In 2013, 16 junior physician-scientists each received three-year grants of $486,000 to support their transition from mentored to independent clinical research careers. Gregory Beatty, M.D., Ph.D. University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of ...

2013 Clinical Research Mentorship Grantees

Awarded: 6/1/2013

$64,800 over one year

In 2013, ten teams of DDCF-funded investigators and medical students with an interest in becoming future clinician investigators received $64,800 each for one-year research projects.    Keith A. Choate, M.D., Ph.D., Clinical Scientist Development ...

2012 Innovations in Clinical Research Award

Awarded: 11/1/2012

$1.45M over 3 years

In 2012, three projects received renewal grants totaling $1.45 million ($486,000 each) over three years to extend work that could significantly impact the understanding and treatment of sickle cell disease. Read more

2012 International Clinical Research Fellowships

Awarded: 9/1/2012

$5.2M over 5 years

In 2012, six U.S.-based institutions were awarded a total of $5.2 million in grants ($864,000 each) to offer International Clinical Research Fellowships to medical students.   View ICRF Schools

2012 Clinical Scientist Development Award

Awarded: 6/1/2012

$7.78 Million over 3 years

In 2012, 16 junior physician-scientists each received three-year grants of $486,000 to support their transition from mentored to independent clinical research careers. 2012 CSDA Grantees  Cammon B. Arrington, M.D., Ph.D. University of Utah Project: ...