Office of Health Disparities Research announces 2014 pilot awardees
The Office of Health Disparities Research is pleased to announce the following recipients of the 2014 round of Pilot Projects, which are intended to facilitate research that will lead to extramural funding in health disparities research. Congratulations to these awardees, and thanks to all who submitted applications for these competitive awards.
- Steven C. Ames, Ph.D.
Examining Reasons for Breast Cancer Disparities in African-American Women in Duval County, Florida
- Sundeep Khosla, M.D.
Differences in Bone Associated With Race in Young Adults
- Seema Kumar, M.D.
Prevalence of Vitamin D Deficiency and Correlation Between Cardiometabolic Risk Markers in Adolescents From the Minority Communities in Olmsted County
- Jane W. Njeru, M.B., Ch.B.
Let's Talk: Focus Groups to Inform a Digital Diabetes Storytelling Intervention
- Lewis R. Roberts, M.B., Ch.B., Ph.D.
Evaluation of the Prevalence and Knowledge of Hepatitis B, Hepatitis C and Hepatocellular Carcinoma Among African Immigrants Living in Minnesota