Grant Recipients

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2017 Sickle Cell Disease/Advancing Cures Awardees

Awarded: 9/1/2017

Approximately $6 Million

In 2017, seven projects were awarded a combined total of $6 million in research funding to address the underlying cause of sickle cell disease, attacking it at its core by ...

2017 Clinical Scientist Development Award

Awarded: 7/20/2017

$495,000 over 3 years

In 2017, 17 physician scientists received three-year grants of $495,000 each to support their transition to independent clinical research careers.   2017 CSDA Grantees Andrew J. Aguirre, M.D., Ph.D. Dana-Farber Cancer Institute Project: ...

2017 Clinical Research Mentorship Grantees

Awarded: 3/24/2017

$70,400 over 1 year

In 2017, 10 teams of DDCF-funded investigators and medical students with an interest in becoming future clinician investigators received $70,400 each for one-year research projects. 2017 Clinical Research Mentorship Grantees Mentee: Mina D. ...

Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts, Inc.

Awarded: 9/6/2016

$87,500 over 10 months

To support Lincoln Center Global Exchange 2016.

2016 Clinical Research Mentorship Grantees

Awarded: 4/28/2016

$70,400 over 1 year

In 2016, nine teams of DDCF-funded investigators and medical students with an interest in becoming future clinician investigators received $70,400 each for one-year research projects. 2016 Clinical Research Mentorship Grantees Mentee: Tej ...

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 Clinical Scientist Development Award Grantees Timothy F. Burns, M.D., Ph.D. University ...

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