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Bronx County, N.Y., funds by Health and Human Services, Department of

Listing $103,640,206.13 in stimulus funds from Health and Human Services, Department of for Bronx

Note: For some programs where states do not report where money will be distributed across the state, we do not have the allocation for individual counties. Those programs include: Medicaid, unemployment benefits and food stamps. Those amounts are included in the totals for where the state agency receiving that money is located.

Amount refers to both the amount of stimulus funding going toward the project and the face value of the loan.

Recipient Amount Description Federal Dept./Agency Date
URBAN HEALTH PLAN, INC. $12,000,000 ARRA Health Center Integrated Services Development Initiative[g1] Facilities Improvement Project (FIP) provides funding for the development of new or extension faculties for current FQHCs. The $12 million award to Urban Health Plan along with financing and grant awards from New York City and New Yo... Show more Health Resources and Services Administration 10/19/2009
ALBERT EINSTEIN COLLEGE OF MEDICINE $9,526,509 National Center for Research Resources, Recovery Act Construction Support DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): The Albert Einstein College of Medicine Strategic Research Plan established a Stem Cell Research Institute (SCRI) that will create cross-cutting opportunities in stem cell research and regen... Show more National Institutes of Health 3/18/2010
ALBERT EINSTEIN COLLEGE OF MEDICINE $4,762,920 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant application focuses upon the Apicomplexa, etiologic agents of many diseases in the developing world and relevant to global health (thematic area 4). It uses genomics and other high throughput technologies (thematic area
This spending item is part of a $5,630,177 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/29/2010
BRONX LEBANON INTEGRATED SERVICE SYSTEM INC $2,500,000 ARRA Health Center Integrated Services Development Initiative[g1] The CIP Award will: 1. Relocate and integrate the Open Access Center into the Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Health Center's main site and to expand the health center's capacity to provide additional primary care services. The facility re... Show more Health Resources and Services Administration 6/25/2009
BRONX COMMUNITY HEALTH NETWORK $2,493,187 ARRA Health Center Integrated Services Development Initiative[g1] Capital Improvement Project - Electric Health Record Project and Facility Renovation Project (EHR Implementation at 2 BCHN FQHC Sites (CFCC & FHC) and a Renovation Project at CHCC) Since 1997, Bronx Community Health Network, Inc. ... Show more Health Resources and Services Administration 6/25/2009
ALBERT EINSTEIN COLLEGE OF MEDICINE $2,434,127 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): This project applies genomic and high-throughput genetic strategies to the global health emergency of tuberculosis. It creates new resources that will bridge clinic and laboratory, and quicken research for new, cheaper
This spending item is part of a $3,994,132 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/29/2010
YESHIVA UNIVERSITY $2,131,256 ARRA - Centers of Excellence 'The goal of the Centers of Excellence (COE) is to assist eligible schools in supporting programs of excellence in health professions education for underrepresented minority individuals. To qualify as a minority Center of Excellence, a health professional Health Resources and Services Administration 9/03/2009
INCLUDED EDUCATIONAL SERVICES $1,907,900 ARRA - Head Start IncludED's proposed Early Head Start(EHS) program for 72 children and families in the Southeast Bronx will serve a high needs area that has a documented lack of child care, demonstrated healthcare risks, a poor academic record, many limited English profic Administration for Children and Families 3/04/2010
KINGSBRIDGE HEIGHTS COMMUNITY CENTER INC $1,848,617 ARRA - Head Start This Grant award is to fund the Kingsbridge Heights Early Head Start Program under the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act to provide services to 60 infants and toddlers in the Family Childcare/Home based option. The overall purpose of this award is Administration for Children and Families 11/18/2009
MORRIS HEIGHTS HEALTH CENTER INC $1,687,730 ARRA Health Center Integrated Services Development Initiative[g1] Grant Name: The American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA) Capital Improvement Program ARRA Capital Improvement Program Purpose: Morris Heights Health Center proposes to undertake two much needed projects with encompassing the fol... Show more Health Resources and Services Administration 6/25/2009
BRONX LEBANON HOSPITAL CENTER $1,519,980 ARRA - Head Start To implement an homebased Early Head Start program for 72 families residing in the South Bronx. The Early Head Start program provides family-centered services for low-income families with very young children (pre-birth to 3) to promote the healthy develop Administration for Children and Families 3/04/2010
ALBERT EINSTEIN COLLEGE OF MEDICINE $1,487,792 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The American Recovery and Reinvestment Act administrative supplement to the Northeast Biodefense Center will support selected research projects for a two-year period. Two projects were chosen based on the level of novelty and their potential to break new
This spending item is part of a $2,286,398 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/16/2009
ALBERT EINSTEIN COLLEGE OF MEDICINE $1,475,945 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This work develops and applies new advanced methods of imaging, or 'seeing', the structures of proteins and how they work, very much in the spirit of the development of, for example, magnetic resonance imaging methods developed in the last century. The fr National Institutes of Health 5/21/2009
ALBERT EINSTEIN COLLEGE OF MEDICINE $1,414,616 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): The Albert Einstein College of Medicine (AECOM), a world leader in research of diseases of national and global importance, is poised to vastly enhance its translational program. We request a Siemens Inveon MicroPET/SPE National Institutes of Health 6/10/2010
URBAN HEALTH PLAN, INC. $1,336,575 ARRA Health Center Integrated Services Development Initiative[g1] The Capital Improvement Award (CIP) allows funding for projects that feature construction and alteration/renovation, IT/Equipment, HIT and overall EHR projects.The $1.336,575 award to Urban Health Plan has provided funding for the conv... Show more Health Resources and Services Administration 6/25/2009
ALBERT EINSTEIN COLLEGE OF MEDICINE $1,330,491 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Individuals of similar body size may differ widely in their risk of cardiovascular disease (CVD), suggesting that factors other than body mass index or total body adiposity are key determinants of adiposity-associated CVD risk. Deposition of triglyceride
This spending item is part of a $1,632,440 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/18/2009
ALBERT EINSTEIN COLLEGE OF MEDICINE $1,279,174 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): This application addressed broad Challenge Area (05) Comparative Effectiveness Research and specific Challenge Topic 05-MD-102*: Prevention of Chronic Diseases in Disparity Populations. The prevalence of pediatric obes National Institutes of Health 2/23/2010
ALBERT EINSTEIN COLLEGE OF MEDICINE $1,253,713 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support 'The goal of this proposal is to elucidate serotonin signaling pathways through genetic dissection of genes and functional pathways regulated by Selective Serotonin Reuptake Inhibitors (SSRIs). Dysregulation of serotonin neurotransmission is a reproduci National Institutes of Health 5/07/2009
ALBERT EINSTEIN COLLEGE OF MEDICINE $1,095,600 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support A long-term goal of our research is to elucidate molecular mechanisms that control axon guidance in the developing vertebrate central nervous system (CNS). In vertebrates, opposed gradients of dorsal midlinederived chemorepellents and VM-associated chemoa National Institutes of Health 8/14/2009
MONTEFIORE MEDICAL CENTER $1,062,000 ARRA - Health Information Technology Extension Program Funding will be used to establish the NYC Regional Extension Adoption Center for Health (NYC REACH), which will guide priority primary care providers through Electronic Health Record (EHR) implementation to meet the federal Meaningful Use require... Show more
This spending item is part of a $22,808,028 allocation. See details
Health and Human Services, Department of 2/08/2010
COMPREHENSIVE COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT CORP $1,052,095 ARRA Health Center Integrated Services Development Initiative[g1] The CIP will provide needed construction of a new facility for Comprehensive Community Development Corp, d/b/a Soundview HealthCare Network (SHCN) at its flagship site, Soundview Health Center (Soundview). The new construction will bet... Show more Health Resources and Services Administration 6/25/2009
ALBERT EINSTEIN COLLEGE OF MEDICINE $998,815 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): RFA-03-CA-101. Challenge Area: Biomarker Discovery and Validation. Challenge Topic: Fingerprints for the Early Detection and Treatment of Cancer. Title: Early Functional Genetic and Epigenetic Changes in Human Lung Car National Institutes of Health 9/28/2009
ALBERT EINSTEIN COLLEGE OF MEDICINE $972,566 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The study will provide a significant complement to the parent HCHS/SOL study, to help achieve the goal of examining varied risk and protective factors in Hispanic health and will provide much needed information on the role of SES, sociocultural and psycho
This spending item is part of a $4,710,605 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/29/2009
ALBERT EINSTEIN COLLEGE OF MEDICINE $963,205 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): This proposal requests a Thermo Fisher Scientific LTQ Orbitrap Velos mass spectrometer system that will be utilized in projects important to human health, for example: pathogenesis of neuro-AIDS, tuberculosis, malaria National Institutes of Health 6/10/2010
ALBERT EINSTEIN COLLEGE OF MEDICINE $918,643 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Our project seeks to explore ethical and social challenges in the translation of genetic knowledge to clinical practice in cardiogenetics by 1) reviewing the literature to identify key issues; 2) convening an expert advisory committee to offer expert opin National Institutes of Health 9/21/2009
ALBERT EINSTEIN COLLEGE OF MEDICINE $886,973 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This revised application (A2) responds to the CTSA initiative to establish and sustain an academic-community partnership for clinical and translational research/To achieve this goal, we created the Institute for Clinical and Translational Research (ICTR National Institutes of Health 7/23/2010
ALBERT EINSTEIN COLLEGE OF MEDICINE $849,449 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This is an application for renewed CCSG funding for year 35 of the Albert Einstein Cancer Center which received its first NCI designation in 1972. There are seven established programs. These include: Immunooncology (Scharff), Tumor Microenvironment and Me National Institutes of Health 9/09/2010
ALBERT EINSTEIN COLLEGE OF MEDICINE $844,027 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Heparan sulfates (HS) are abundant and molecularly complex sugars of the extracellular space. They are involved in regulating cell-cell interactions, for example by modulating growth factor signaling or regulating the National Institutes of Health 9/30/2009
ALBERT EINSTEIN COLLEGE OF MEDICINE $830,000 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Lysosomal disease represents a complex family of nearly 60 disorders linked by inherited defects in specific proteins critical for lysosomal function. While most of these proteins are hydrolytic enzymes directly responsible for degradation of complex mole National Institutes of Health 7/13/2009
ALBERT EINSTEIN COLLEGE OF MEDICINE $830,000 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The variety of forms and the complex pathogenesis of cardiac arrhythmias suggest the contribution of numerous molecular mechanisms to the cardiac rhythm whose individual and combined alterations may generate heart failure. Deficient expression and mutatio National Institutes of Health 6/01/2009
ALBERT EINSTEIN COLLEGE OF MEDICINE $830,000 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support 'The purpose of this project is to gain a better understanding of aspects of host immunity that govern antibody immunity to pneumococcal disease, in particular serotype three (ST3) (pneumococcal) pneumonia. There is an urgent need for better vaccines and National Institutes of Health 5/06/2009
ALBERT EINSTEIN COLLEGE OF MEDICINE $829,985 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The primary features of sickle cell disease are events resulting in low flow, poor perfusion and blood and tissue hypoxia that are both pre-disposing to and the consequence of vaso-occlusion. We will test the overall hypothesis that BH4 (tetra-hydrobiopte National Institutes of Health 8/21/2009
ALBERT EINSTEIN COLLEGE OF MEDICINE $826,635 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Low copy repeats (LCRs; also known as segmental duplications) constitute roughly 5% of the human genome and are known to mediate chromosome rearrangements associated with mental retardation disorders. The long-term goa National Institutes of Health 6/01/2009
BRONX LEBANON INTEGRATED SERVICE SYSTEM INC $804,220 ARRA Health Center Integrated Services Development Initiative[g1] The goal of the IDS program is to improve access to the network FQHC sites by increasing both the Community Health Navigator Program (CHN), and provide additional health education and health literacy services through the Community Heal... Show more Health Resources and Services Administration 3/27/2009
MONTEFIORE MEDICAL CENTER $795,000 ARRA Health Center Integrated Services Development Initiative[g1] Facility Investment Program (FIP) funds allow Community Pediatric Programs (CPP) of Montefiore Medical Center to develop further space secured for the expansion of the South Bronx Health Center for Children and Families (SBHCCF). SBHCC... Show more Health Resources and Services Administration 10/29/2009
MONTEFIORE MEDICAL CENTER $709,755 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This application addresses Challenge Topic 03-HL-101* to identify and validate clinically relevant, quantifiable biomarkers of diagnostic and therapeutic responses for blood and vascular dysfunction - specifically, the antiphospholipid syndrome (APS) an a National Institutes of Health 9/21/2009
BRONX COMMUNITY HEALTH NETWORK $707,745 ARRA Health Center Integrated Services Development Initiative[g1] The purpose of this award is to expand access to needed primary health care services specifically by expanding services at existing health center sites in an underserved area or for an underserved population.BCHN will hire 6.0 FTE at C... Show more Health Resources and Services Administration 3/27/2009
RFCUNY - BRONX COMMUNITY COLLEGE $697,767 ARRA - Health Information Technology Professionals in Health Care Tidewater Community College, in collaboration with an active consortium of 22 community colleges, will facilitate the adoption and meaningful use of electronic health records (EHRs) among primary health care providers in the twelve sta... Show more
This spending item is part of a $16,267,603 allocation. See details
Health and Human Services, Department of 4/02/2010
BRONX COMMUNITY HEALTH NETWORK $697,149 ARRA Health Center Integrated Services Development Initiative[g1] Bronx Community Helath Network, Inc. (BCHN) proposes to add a new satellite, the DeWitt Clinton High School Health Center. Health Resources and Services Administration 2/26/2009
ALBERT EINSTEIN COLLEGE OF MEDICINE $656,340 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Primary hyperoxaluria type I (PH1) is an autosomal recessive disease caused by excessive oxalate production by hepatocytes due to peroxisomal alanineglyoxylate aminotransferase (AGT) deficiency, leading to increased conversion of glyoxylate to oxalate. In National Institutes of Health 9/15/2009
ALBERT EINSTEIN COLLEGE OF MEDICINE $656,078 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Confined proteins (in synthetic matrices, e.g. sol-gels) as a class of materials have significant potential utility for a broad range of biomedical and biotechnology applications. In most situations, long-term protein stability with either retention or en National Institutes of Health 9/30/2009
ALBERT EINSTEIN COLLEGE OF MEDICINE $653,777 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Community-based organizations and academic health centers each have unique resources, assets and expertise which could be used synergistically to promote health in the community by enhancing opportunities for health-re
This spending item is part of a $903,499 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 7/06/2010
ALBERT EINSTEIN COLLEGE OF MEDICINE $650,967 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Prelich, Gregory Project Summary: This application addresses Broad Challenge Area 06 (Enabling Technologies) and Specific Challenge Topic 06-DA-103 (Identification of chemical modulators of epigenetic regulators). Post National Institutes of Health 9/21/2009
MORRIS HEIGHTS HEALTH CENTER INC $637,921 ARRA Health Center Integrated Services Development Initiative[g1] Increase Services to Health Centers to support the addition of clinical providers and support personnel in order to provide care to 3,000 new users. Health Resources and Services Administration 3/27/2009
ALBERT EINSTEIN COLLEGE OF MEDICINE $637,850 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Our goal is to elucidate the physical and molecular basis of homeostasis and misfolded protein stress in the endoplasmic reticulum (ER). Correct folding and quality control of secretory proteins by ER chaperones is ess National Institutes of Health 9/14/2009
ALBERT EINSTEIN COLLEGE OF MEDICINE $632,000 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The Einstein DRTC serves as a nexus to i) enhance diabetes research, education and training; ii) to attract, mentor and retain research investigators; iii) provide state-of-the-art Core services to maximize research productivity; iv) foster interdiscipli National Institutes of Health 5/11/2010
MONTEFIORE MEDICAL CENTER $609,744 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support 1) HIV Tropism as a potential Biomarker for Atherosclerosis: This project investigates whether a property of HIV called 'tropism' can predict which HIV-infected individuals are at high risk of developing cardiovascular disease. Identifying such a predi
This spending item is part of a $1,546,761 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 4/28/2010
CARE FOR THE HOMELESS $601,400 ARRA Health Center Integrated Services Development Initiative[g1] On June 25, 2009 the Health Resources and Services Administration awarded Grant No. C81CS13885 to Care for the Homeless. The grant provides funds for capital improvements at Part of the Solution, including the renovation of a medical ... Show more Health Resources and Services Administration 6/25/2009
ALBERT EINSTEIN COLLEGE OF MEDICINE $600,000 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support We submit this Administrative Supplement focusing on Research Workforce Development and Dissemination. The goal is to provide new training opportunities to the next generation of clinical and translational scientists, and disseminate the scientific proce National Institutes of Health 9/04/2009
YESHIVA UNIVERSITY $600,000 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Bronx Community Research Review Board: Evaluation of an Innovation Model for Community-based Research Consultation & Review (Date of award: 9/3/09) Aim 1. With the Bronx Health Link collaboratively develop an independent Bronx Community Research Review National Institutes of Health 9/06/2009
ALBERT EINSTEIN COLLEGE OF MEDICINE $580,641 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support All Herpes viruses possess a proteinaceous layer termed tegument which lines the inner surface of their envelope. Tegument is acquired both at the inner nuclear membrane during primary envelopment, and in the cytoplasm during secondary envelopment. These National Institutes of Health 9/25/2009
ALBERT EINSTEIN COLLEGE OF MEDICINE $578,200 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Radiation-induced gastrointestinal syndrome (RIGS) results from a combination of direct cytocidal effects on intestinal crypt and endothelial cells and subsequent loss of the mucosal barrier, resulting in microbial inf National Institutes of Health 4/05/2010
MONTEFIORE MEDICAL CENTER $568,290 ARRA Health Center Integrated Services Development Initiative[g1] Capital Improvement Program (CIP) funds allow Community Pediatric Programs (CPP) of Montefiore Medical Center to expand the South Bronx Health Center for Children and Families (SBHCCF). SBHCCF provides comprehensive care to public hous... Show more Health Resources and Services Administration 6/25/2009
ALBERT EINSTEIN COLLEGE OF MEDICINE $516,219 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The goal of this project is to identify and isolate hepatic stem/progenitor cells that give rise to oval cells; to study the molecular mechanisms underlying the activation of these cells; to identify factors and signaling molecules that participate in ova National Institutes of Health 7/15/2010
ALBERT EINSTEIN COLLEGE OF MEDICINE $500,000 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): High resolution morphological surface analysis is an integral part of biological investigations under both physiological and pathological conditions. The fine structure modifications induced during cell motility or cel National Institutes of Health 1/29/2010
ALBERT EINSTEIN COLLEGE OF MEDICINE $500,000 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support ESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Khodakhah, Kamran To understand brain function in health and disease one needs to elucidate how it processes sensory inputs, how it encodes information, and how it computes. Exploration of these facets requires tools wh National Institutes of Health 5/13/2010
ALBERT EINSTEIN COLLEGE OF MEDICINE $499,999 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Malaria remains a major source of morbidity and mortality worldwide. The mechanisms of severe malaria which is associated with a 15% mortality rate and the mechanisms of natural immunity remain poorly defined. The immune response is central to these impor National Institutes of Health 9/29/2010
ALBERT EINSTEIN COLLEGE OF MEDICINE $499,998 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This revised application (A2) responds to the CTSA initiative to establish and sustain an academic-community partnership for clinical and translational research/To achieve this goal, we created the Institute for Clinical and Translational Research (ICTR National Institutes of Health 8/26/2010
ALBERT EINSTEIN COLLEGE OF MEDICINE $499,976 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): This proposal seeks to support and develop junior clinical investigators in therapeutic cancer research at the Albert Einstein College of Medicine, through a coordinated program of mentoring, didactic course work, coll National Institutes of Health 9/09/2010
MONTEFIORE MEDICAL CENTER $492,942 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The purpose of this project is to study how key biochemical pathways interact in controlling the normal characteristics and functioning of cells in tissue of the the large and small intestine, and the alterations in these pathways and their interactions t
This spending item is part of a $667,124 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 7/16/2009
YESHIVA UNIVERSITY $474,760 ARRA Grants for Training in Primary Care Medicine and Dentistry Training and Enhancement Training in Primary Care Medicine and Dentistry: Pre-Doctoral Training in Primary Care. Program Title: Einstein Cares for the Community. The Department of Family and Social Medicine (DFSM) at the Albert Einste... Show more Health Resources and Services Administration 7/15/2010
ALBERT EINSTEIN COLLEGE OF MEDICINE $456,500 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This award funds a project directed at developing a therapeutic strategy relevant to lysosomal storage diseases that affect 1 in 8000 children. About half of these disorders, like Tay Sachs disease, also affect the brain, frequently result in early death National Institutes of Health 7/19/2009
ALBERT EINSTEIN COLLEGE OF MEDICINE $454,010 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support 'The immediate goal of this proposal is to elucidate the role of calcium/ calmodulin-activated calcineurin phosphatase in cell signaling. Our long term goal is to define the regulation and function among interplays of calcium signaling networks. Here, we National Institutes of Health 5/04/2009
ALBERT EINSTEIN COLLEGE OF MEDICINE $453,156 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Low copy repeats (LCRs; also known as segmental duplications) constitute roughly 5% of the human genome and are known to mediate chromosome rearrangements associated with mental retardation disorders. The long-term goal of our program is to assess the ro National Institutes of Health 4/28/2009
ALBERT EINSTEIN COLLEGE OF MEDICINE $451,503 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support (provided by applicant): This application addresses broad Challenge Area (04) Clinical Research, and the specific Challenge Topic 04-HL-103 Assess the role of leukocyte interaction with platelets, erythrocytes, and endothelium in the pathogenesis of heart National Institutes of Health 9/07/2010
ALBERT EINSTEIN COLLEGE OF MEDICINE $441,075 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support DESCRIPTION (provided by the applicant): Cryptococcus neoformans is a major fungal pathogen for individuals with impaired immunity, including those with advanced HIV infection, organ transplants, and on immunosuppressive regimens. Furthermore, there is in National Institutes of Health 4/19/2010
ALBERT EINSTEIN COLLEGE OF MEDICINE $412,532 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The purpose of this program is to foster biomedical research in diabetesrelated areas and to promote the translation of research findings into improved health outcomes, especially in underserved and minority populations. Funding in this application is to National Institutes of Health 12/31/2009
LITTLE ANGEL HEADSTART PROGRAMME $411,087 ARRA - Head Start This grant funds an additional classroom at the Sacred Heart Head Start Center. It is an inclusion classroom which serves special needs children in a mainstream setting. The classroom serves 20 children of which 10 children have special needs. The Head S Administration for Children and Families 9/30/2009
ALBERT EINSTEIN COLLEGE OF MEDICINE $401,722 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): The insulin/insulin-like growth factor (IGF)-axis is a major regulator of cell proliferation/survival, and circulating IGF-axis protein levels are associated with the risk of several solid tumors, including tumors of t National Institutes of Health 5/07/2009
ALBERT EINSTEIN COLLEGE OF MEDICINE $359,897 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): An IVIS Spectrum imaging system will be purchased for use in a shared small animal imaging facility at the Albert Einstein College of Medicine. The IVIS imaging systems allow the real time imaging of small animals expr National Institutes of Health 2/20/2010
ALBERT EINSTEIN COLLEGE OF MEDICINE $333,001 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Bronx Community Research Review Board: Evaluation of an Innovation Model for Community-based Research Consultation & Review (Date of award: 9/3/09) Aim 1. With the Bronx Health Link collaboratively develop an independent Bronx Community Research Review
This spending item is part of a $600,000 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/06/2009
ALBERT EINSTEIN COLLEGE OF MEDICINE $332,590 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This supplemental Pilot and Collaborative Grant initiative supports the overall vision of the CTSA, and provides resources needed to successfully achieve some of the goals outlined in our initial proposal. It provides and important collaborative link bet
This spending item is part of a $400,000 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/03/2009
ALBERT EINSTEIN COLLEGE OF MEDICINE $332,000 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This supplement funds, in part, three pilot projects that combine the distinct but complementary expertise of different laboratories to create opportunities for synergy and will make possible the coalescence of these interactions into formal collaborative National Institutes of Health 9/25/2009
RFCUNY - LEHMAN COLLEGE $328,717 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Individual investigator-initiated research projects aimed at developing researchers at minority-serving institutions (MSIs) to a stage where they can transition successfully to other s extramural support (R01 or equivalent). National Institutes of Health 9/08/2009
ALBERT EINSTEIN COLLEGE OF MEDICINE $321,529 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): It would be potentially advantageous if organs could be repopulated from a small number of cells that would remove and replace other cells during growth, preserving tissue dimensions during the replacement. Such a proc National Institutes of Health 9/16/2009
MONTEFIORE MEDICAL CENTER $318,627 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The project will create and pilot an intensive, eight session, group cessation intervention designed to address the needs and concerns of smokers living with HIV/AIDS. It will be guided by the social cognitive theory model, the groups will be led by paire
This spending item is part of a $400,377 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 5/14/2009
BRONX LEBANON HOSPITAL CENTER $315,000 ARRA - Health Information Technology Extension Program Funding will be used to establish the NYC Regional Extension Adoption Center for Health (NYC REACH), which will guide priority primary care providers through Electronic Health Record (EHR) implementation to meet the federal Meaningful Use require... Show more
This spending item is part of a $22,808,028 allocation. See details
Health and Human Services, Department of 2/08/2010
ALBERT EINSTEIN COLLEGE OF MEDICINE $300,000 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The goal of this supplement is to perform biomarker developmental research to establish predictive markers of thyroid and head and neck cancer and/or prognosis/response to therapy. National Institutes of Health 8/31/2009
BRONX LEBANON HOSPITAL CENTER $298,320 ARRA ? Equipment to Enhance Training for Health Professionals ARRA Equipment to Enhance Training to Health Professionals. This award supports the project referenced in HRSA 10-259 as approved (post-doctoral training in dentistry). The Bronx Lebanon Hospital Center (BLHC) in partnership with Dr. Mart... Show more Health Resources and Services Administration 9/01/2010
ALBERT EINSTEIN COLLEGE OF MEDICINE $292,489 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support DESCRIPTION, OVERALL (provided by applicant): An interdisciplinary Liver Research Center was established at the Albert Einstein College of Medicine in 1974 with support from NIDDK. At present, 38 faculty investigators and 3 provisional investigators in 12 National Institutes of Health 7/20/2009
BRONX LEBANON HOSPITAL CENTER $288,969 ARRA ? Equipment to Enhance Training for Health Professionals ARRA - Equipment to Enhance Training for Health Professionals This award supports the project referenced in HRSA 10-245 as approved (Faculty Development in Dentistry). The Bronx Lebanon Hospital Center received funding to continue and expa... Show more Health Resources and Services Administration 9/01/2010
FORDHAM UNIVERSITY $264,750 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The long-term objective of this research is to develop an understanding of the underlying cellular events and mechanisms involved in mutations in ion channel disorders. Mutations in Kv1.1 potassium (K+) channel coding regions cause the autosomal dominant National Institutes of Health 5/15/2009
MONTEFIORE MEDICAL CENTER $263,685 ARRA ? Equipment to Enhance Training for Health Professionals The project proposes the purchase of health professions training equipment to support enhancements to the training of 44 residents annually and faculty in Primary Care/Social Internal Medicine (PC/SIM) through the Residency Program in Soci... Show more Health Resources and Services Administration 9/06/2010
COMPREHENSIVE COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT CORP $256,628 ARRA Health Center Integrated Services Development Initiative[g1] The purpose of this IDS award (Increased Demand for Services) is to expand access to needed primary health care services specifically by increasing outreach and education efforts to the undeserved, uninsured and unemployed service popu... Show more Health Resources and Services Administration 3/27/2009
ALBERT EINSTEIN COLLEGE OF MEDICINE $250,000 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support DESCRIPTION, OVERALL (provided by applicant): This is a Program Project to continue investigation of the functions and trafficking of specific liver cell membrane proteins. Four projects involving 15 faculty investigators representing 6 academic departmen National Institutes of Health 8/31/2009
URBAN HEALTH PLAN, INC. $249,722 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Community-based organizations and academic health centers each have unique resources, assets and expertise which could be used synergistically to promote health in the community by enhancing opportunities for health-re
This spending item is part of a $903,499 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 7/06/2010
MONTEFIORE MEDICAL CENTER $249,644 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Innovative biomedical research requires frequent access to the newest analytical techniques to advance knowledge of human diseases and to provide new treatments for these illnesses. The ability to measure many biomarkers efficiently and accurately is esse National Institutes of Health 4/22/2010
URBAN HEALTH PLAN, INC. $243,604 ARRA - Health Information Technology Extension Program Funding will be used to establish the NYC Regional Extension Adoption Center for Health (NYC REACH), which will guide priority primary care providers through Electronic Health Record (EHR) implementation to meet the federal Meaningful Use require... Show more
This spending item is part of a $22,808,028 allocation. See details
Health and Human Services, Department of 2/08/2010
CARE FOR THE HOMELESS $242,104 ARRA Health Center Integrated Services Development Initiative[g1] Care for the Homeless (CFH) began spending IDS funding on July 1, 2009. Funds are being used to retain positions that were going to be eliminated on July 1st and to add an evening primary care session at CFH's Susan's Place medical cli... Show more Health Resources and Services Administration 3/27/2009
ALBERT EINSTEIN COLLEGE OF MEDICINE $235,500 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): The overall goals of this research proposal are to identify and characterize the insulin signal transduction pathways leading to functional regulation of the protein components directly involved in the intracellular tr National Institutes of Health 1/15/2010
YESHIVA UNIVERSITY $232,254 ARRA ? Equipment to Enhance Training for Health Professionals Equipment to Enhance Health Professions Training in Maternal and Child Health Care Teamwork at the Bronx Science and Health Opportunities Partnership, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, was awarded by the Health Resources and Services Ad... Show more Health Resources and Services Administration 9/04/2010
ALBERT EINSTEIN COLLEGE OF MEDICINE $228,134 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The liver is the principal site for uptake and catabolism of high density lipoprotein (HDL). Scavenger Receptor B-I (SR-BI) is the primary HDL receptor mediating the hepatic uptake of extrahepatic cholesterol/cholesteryl ester carried on HDL leading to ex National Institutes of Health 7/16/2009
ALBERT EINSTEIN COLLEGE OF MEDICINE $228,134 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The overall project is response to the Notice (NOT-OD-09-056): ?The Availability of Recovery Act Funds for Administrative Supplements?. The proposal addresses the request for the supplement for the parent NIH/NHLBI R01 grant (5 R01 HL078881-03): ?Transcr National Institutes of Health 7/16/2009
KINGSBRIDGE HEIGHTS COMMUNITY CENTER INC $225,000 ARRA - Early Head Start This award supports a specialized training for the program staff of a Bronx, NY Early Head Start Prpgram, an educational program for children from newborn to three years old. The emphasis of the training is on the application and integration of quantitati Administration for Children and Families 9/16/2010
YESHIVA UNIVERSITY $222,353 ARRA ? Equipment to Enhance Training for Health Professionals Equipment to Enhance Health Professions Training in Adult and Emergency Healthcare Teamwork at the Hispanic Center of Excellence, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, was awarded by the Health Resources and Services Administration in Septe... Show more Health Resources and Services Administration 9/04/2010
ALBERT EINSTEIN COLLEGE OF MEDICINE $222,278 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This work develops and applies new advanced methods of imaging, or 'seeing', the structures of proteins and how they work, very much in the spirit of the development of, for example, magnetic resonance imaging methods developed in the last century. The fr National Institutes of Health 9/23/2009
MENTORING IN MEDICINE, INC. $220,439 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This revision will add two additional aims to the Center's mission. CERED-1: Develop, conduct, and promote CER to improve health, healthcare quality, and equity in the Harlem community; and CERED-2: Accelerate the translation of CERED into practice by com
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National Institutes of Health 7/31/2010
ALBERT EINSTEIN COLLEGE OF MEDICINE $220,357 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The purpose of this NIH supplement is to provide specialized equipment and technology to improve and facilitate synthetic genetic studies on Maf1, as described under aim II of the parent grant. The goal of this aim is to determine the nuclear events lead National Institutes of Health 8/13/2009
MONTEFIORE MEDICAL CENTER $216,748 ARRA ? Equipment to Enhance Training for Health Professionals The project requests the purchase of health professions training equipment to support enhancements to the training of faculty development fellows and family medicine faculty including community preceptors through the Faculty Development Pr... Show more Health Resources and Services Administration 9/04/2010
BRONX LEBANON HOSPITAL CENTER $215,000 ARRA ? Equipment to Enhance Training for Health Professionals This was an ARRA grant intended to purchase equipment to develop a resuscitation lab to train Pediatrics residents. Health Resources and Services Administration 9/06/2010
NEW YORK CITY HEALTH AND HOSPITALS CORPORATION $203,426 Recovery Act Comparative Effectiveness Research - AHRQ The STONE study, a multi-center randomized controlled trial (RCT), is a comparative effectiveness trial of three different imaging strategies in patients with suspected urolithiasis (kidney stones), seen in the Emergency Department. The study fo... Show more
This spending item is part of a $9,154,210 allocation. See details
Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality 9/28/2010
LITTLE ANGEL HEADSTART PROGRAMME $195,535 ARRA - Head Start ARRA COLA AND Quality Improvements. WE added 1.84% salary increase to our employees. We hired an Early Education Specialist that completed onsite review of each classroom to ensure environment. We also completed a large lead abatement project at one of ou Administration for Children and Families 6/26/2009
MONTEFIORE MEDICAL CENTER $193,336 ARRA Health Center Integrated Services Development Initiative[g1] Increased Demand for Services (IDS) funds allows Community Pediatric Programs (CPP) of Montefiore Medical Center to support 0.6 FTE of a new nurse practitioner at the New York Children?s Health Project (NYCHP). NYCHP expressly serves h... Show more Health Resources and Services Administration 3/27/2009
HEBREW HOME FOR THE AGED AT RIVERDALE, THE $188,503 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Poorly controlled hypertension (HTN) remains one of the most significant public health problems in the United States, in terms of morbidity, mortality, and economic burden. Despite compelling evidence supporting the be
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National Institutes of Health 9/25/2009
HEBREW HOME FOR THE AGED AT RIVERDALE, THE $187,377 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The goal of this application is the establishment of the Northern Manhattan center of excellence for comparative effectiveness research to eliminate disparities (NOMA-CERED) adjunct to the Columbia Center for the Health of Urban Minorities (CHUM) in respo
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National Institutes of Health 9/18/2010
MONTEFIORE MEDICAL CENTER $183,835 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support One of the responsibilities of the Eastern Cooperative Oncology Group (ECOG) Operations Office is to coordinate correlative study development, which is done by working closely with ECOG Core Laboratories. ECOGG??s Leukemia Translational Research Laborato
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National Institutes of Health 8/31/2009
MONTEFIORE MEDICAL CENTER $180,000 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Red blood cell transfusions are extremely common medical interventions with more than 11 million red blood cell units transfused in the United States and 75 million worldwide. Yet, it remains unclear when patients should receive red blood cell transfusion
This spending item is part of a $2,605,144 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/30/2009
ALBERT EINSTEIN COLLEGE OF MEDICINE $173,370 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Summary Formation of such an elaborate structure as the nervous system requires the concerted action of numerous molecules many of which reside in the molecularly complex extracellular matrices (ECMs). Neurons receive National Institutes of Health 7/07/2010
ALBERT EINSTEIN COLLEGE OF MEDICINE $166,734 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Kinesins comprise a diverse superfamily of over one hundred different proteins, all containing a highly conserved globular catalytic domain with ATPase and microtubule binding activities. Despite the high degree of hom National Institutes of Health 9/30/2009
ALBERT EINSTEIN COLLEGE OF MEDICINE $166,000 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Despite evidence for a substantial genetic component, the inherited biological factors that promote extended life span (longevity) in humans remain unknown. The long-term goal of this Program is to identify genes that National Institutes of Health 9/14/2010
ALBERT EINSTEIN COLLEGE OF MEDICINE $165,664 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Patient navigation (PN) is a widely used intervention approach in initiatives to reduce cancer health disparities and facilitate access to care, particularly in African American (AA) populations. However, the results o
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National Institutes of Health 9/01/2009
HEBREW HOME FOR THE AGED AT RIVERDALE, THE $154,770 ARRA Prevention Research Centers Comparative Effectiveness Research Program The researchers are comparing the effectiveness of interventions designed to reduce blood pressure and increase colorectal cancer screening rates in African American men. African American men in the United States bear the g... Show more
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Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 7/14/2010
ALBERT EINSTEIN COLLEGE OF MEDICINE $152,652 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The Bronx Center to Reduce and Eliminate Ethnic and Racial Health Disparities (BxCREED) of the Albert Einstein College of Medicine (AECOM) is a P-60 Center of Excellence in Partnerships for Community Outreach, Research on Health Disparities and Training ( National Institutes of Health 5/28/2009
ALBERT EINSTEIN COLLEGE OF MEDICINE $150,204 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Molecular machines, such as the ribosome or the nuclear pore, are of critical importance for the smooth functioning of the cell. This proposal deals with two issues that are important for the construction of ANY molecu National Institutes of Health 9/09/2009
MANHATTAN COLLEGE CORP $148,106 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Most Superfund sites are contaminated with mixtures of metals and organic chemicals and a major concern for human exposure to Superfund sites is the possibility of disease, and in particular, cancer induction. This SBRP competing application has two majo
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National Institutes of Health 8/14/2009
MORRIS HEIGHTS HEALTH CENTER INC $141,000 ARRA - Health Information Technology Extension Program Funding will be used to establish the NYC Regional Extension Adoption Center for Health (NYC REACH), which will guide priority primary care providers through Electronic Health Record (EHR) implementation to meet the federal Meaningful Use require... Show more
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Health and Human Services, Department of 2/08/2010
MANHATTAN COLLEGE CORP $140,200 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Most Superfund sites are contaminated with mixtures of metals and organic chemicals and a major concern for human exposure to Superfund sites is the possibility of disease, and in particular, cancer induction. This SBRP competing application has two majo
This spending item is part of a $2,400,000 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 8/14/2009
TREMONT-CROTONA DAY CARE CENTER INC $137,855 ARRA - Head Start This award provides for ARRA Cost of Living Adjustment(COLA) and Quality Improve-ment(QI) Funding consistent with the requirements of Section 640(a)(5)of the Head Start Act for the Head Start Program. Head Start provides early childhood educational activi Administration for Children and Families 7/01/2009
RFCUNY - LEHMAN COLLEGE $134,823 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Individual investigator-initiated research projects for faculty at MSIs to conduct research of limited scope in environments with limited research infrastructure/facilities. National Institutes of Health 8/31/2009
FORDHAM UNIVERSITY $132,375 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): As complete genome sequences of intracellular bacterial symbionts and pathogens accumulate, an emerging trend is that transposable insertion sequence (IS) elements often proliferate after bacteria transition from a fre National Institutes of Health 8/12/2009
ALBERT EINSTEIN COLLEGE OF MEDICINE $130,751 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support RhoGDI is a key regulator of both the Rho GTPase GDP/GTP activity cycle and the cytosol/membrane localization cycle. Our current understanding of RhoGDI regulation and the dynamics of its interactions with Rho GTPases during in vivo cell signaling remains
This spending item is part of a $1,114,299 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/15/2009
MONTEFIORE MEDICAL CENTER $123,873 An NCI Clinical Trial entitled, A randomized, double-blind, placebo- controlled phase II study of FOLFOX +/- GDC-0449 in advanced gastric and gastroesophageal junction (GEJ) carcinoma
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National Institutes of Health 8/31/2009
MONTEFIORE MEDICAL CENTER $123,673 Recovery-ACTNOW Clinical Trial 8376 Early Therapeutics Development with Phase II Emphasis'. Purpose: To allot American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (AA) funds for the ACTNOW project entitled A Randomized, Phase II Study of FOLFOX in Combination with Be
This spending item is part of a $799,786 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 8/31/2009
SIEMENS BUILDING TECHNOLOGIES INC $122,779 NEW YORK CITY HEALTH AND HOSPITALS CORP - JACOBI MEDICAL CENTER - Data Center Build & Security Immediate Office of the Secretary of Health and Human Services 9/15/2009
ALBERT EINSTEIN COLLEGE OF MEDICINE $121,293 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): The major goal of this project is to determine the basic functional mechanism of cytochrome c oxidase (CcO), the terminal enzyme in the electron transfer chain. CcO is membrane-bound and has the dual function of reduci National Institutes of Health 9/14/2009
RFCUNY - BRONX COMMUNITY COLLEGE $121,166 ARRA - Health Information Technology Professionals in Health Care This award involves the development of curriculum to train professionals in Community Colleges (CC) to implement, manage, and understand health information technology (HIT). We are ideal for this project because we have been training a... Show more
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Health and Human Services, Department of 4/02/2010
BRONX HEALTH LINK, THE $117,000 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Bronx Community Research Review Board: Evaluation of an Innovation Model for Community-based Research Consultation & Review (Date of award: 9/3/09) Aim 1. With the Bronx Health Link collaboratively develop an independent Bronx Community Research Review
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National Institutes of Health 9/06/2009
MONTEFIORE MEDICAL CENTER $115,620 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The Epilepsy Phenome/Genome Project is investigating how genes influence the phenotypes of common and rare epilepsies and has proposed to accelerate collection of phenotypic information by hiring a research assistant at each clinical center.
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National Institutes of Health 9/25/2009
ALBERT EINSTEIN COLLEGE OF MEDICINE $114,575 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): One route to regenerative medicine will involve introduction of stem or progenitor cells to repair damaged tissues. Maximizing the contribution of such cells will be important. Cell competition for growth and survival National Institutes of Health 1/07/2010
ALBERT EINSTEIN COLLEGE OF MEDICINE $112,482 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): We will evaluate the association between growth failures (GF) in children, and sleep disordered breathing (SDB) characterized by snoring, apnea, and mouth-breathing. Adenotonsillar hypertrophy is the primary factor lea National Institutes of Health 7/16/2009
ALBERT EINSTEIN COLLEGE OF MEDICINE $111,851 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Aim: To evaluate the role of p38 MAPK in subsets of MDS based on epigenomic profiles We had proposed correlating in vitro responses to p38 inhibition with MDS disease characteristics and cytogenetics in the original grant submission. Since then we have d National Institutes of Health 8/01/2009
NEW YORK CITY HEALTH AND HOSPITALS CORPORATION $111,629 Recovery Act Comparative Effectiveness Research - AHRQ 'In response to RFA-10-003: AHRQ Clinical and Health Outcomes Initiative in Comparative Effectiveness: the goal of this project is to conduct a randomized controlled multi-center clinical trial to determine whether using the Online Wound Electron... Show more
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Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality 9/28/2010
MONTEFIORE MEDICAL CENTER $107,920 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Enhance the scientific tempo of experiments proposed in K-08 by use of sophisticated state of the art technology including analysis of body composition using qMR and use of expression chip to analyze hundreds of coordinated changes in adipose tissue and m National Institutes of Health 9/11/2009
ALBERT EINSTEIN COLLEGE OF MEDICINE $105,566 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): The long-term objective of this project is to understand the factors that have broad roles in transcriptional regulation in eukaryotes, utilizing the powerful combination of genetic and biochemical techniques available National Institutes of Health 8/31/2009
ALBERT EINSTEIN COLLEGE OF MEDICINE $100,460 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): The ability of chromosomes to move towards opposite poles of the mitotic spindle is fundamental for proper cell division and defects in this process are believed to be an initial step in tumorigenesis. Poleward chromos National Institutes of Health 1/14/2010
ALBERT EINSTEIN COLLEGE OF MEDICINE $100,000 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Liver-directed cell therapy has siginificant potential for many disorders. Studies of hepatocyte transplantation provided insights into cell therapy, as well as novel models for basic studies concerning liver regeneration and stem cell biology. We now wis National Institutes of Health 1/26/2010
ALBERT EINSTEIN COLLEGE OF MEDICINE $100,000 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support A. SPECIFIC AIMS The Specific aims of the project are; Aim 1: To test the effectiveness of the Experimental Intervention on reducing BMI z-score compared to the control intervention. Aim 2: To test the effects of the Experimental Inten/ention compared to National Institutes of Health 12/29/2009
ALBERT EINSTEIN COLLEGE OF MEDICINE $100,000 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This application addresses the mechanisms by which prostaglandin (PG) signaling is terminated. PGs n signal a diverse array of cellular events. This signaling diversity requires that they be inactivated quickly n and over short distances. Evidence from ou National Institutes of Health 12/08/2009
ALBERT EINSTEIN COLLEGE OF MEDICINE $100,000 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The long-range goal of this project is the detailed molecular characterization of the NaVl symporter (NIS), a key intrinsic plasma membrane transport protein that mediates the active translocation of l in the thyroid gland and other tissues. NiS plays a c National Institutes of Health 12/03/2009
ALBERT EINSTEIN COLLEGE OF MEDICINE $100,000 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): The goal of this Program Project, entitled Protein Dynamics in Enzymatic Catalysis, is to study atomic motion in enzymes. We propose to study concepts of how the dynamical nature of proteins affects enzymic function an National Institutes of Health 9/11/2009
ALBERT EINSTEIN COLLEGE OF MEDICINE $100,000 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Hepatic insulin action: Role of the pentose cycle. Insulin, after binding to its liver receptor, initiates the activation of a signaling effector chain, via PI3-K/Akt activation, and subsequent mTOR activation, stimula National Institutes of Health 5/11/2010
ALBERT EINSTEIN COLLEGE OF MEDICINE $100,000 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Apical; Appearance; Assay; Bile Canaliculi; Bioassay; Biologic Assays; Biological Assay; C elegans; C.elegans; Caenorhabditis elegans; Cell Communication and Signaling; Cell Locomotion; Cell Migration; Cell Movement; Cell Polarity; Cell Signaling; Cell me National Institutes of Health 11/10/2009
ALBERT EINSTEIN COLLEGE OF MEDICINE $99,729 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Currently, whole liver transplantation is the primary method used to treat end stage chronic liver failure. With the marked shortage of available donor livers, there has been considerable interest in identifying stem o National Institutes of Health 9/04/2009
ALBERT EINSTEIN COLLEGE OF MEDICINE $99,600 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Erectile dysfunction (ED) is increasing in prevalence with the ageing of society and with greater numbers of patients suffering from diabetes, which are risk factors for its development. The impact of ED on quality of National Institutes of Health 3/22/2010
ALBERT EINSTEIN COLLEGE OF MEDICINE $99,600 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): It is estimated that, on average, 50% of the 10 million men with diabetes mellitus (DM) have erectile dysfunction (ED) with both Type 1 and Type 2 DM nearly equally associated with ED. Although efficacious orally acti National Institutes of Health 4/27/2010
FORDHAM UNIVERSITY $99,074 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support It is the long-term goal of this research project to identify molecular mechanisms used by the retinal pigment epithelium (RPE) to phagocytose photoreceptor outer segment fragments (POS) shed in a circadian rhythm in the mammalian eye and to understand ho National Institutes of Health 8/12/2009
ALBERT EINSTEIN COLLEGE OF MEDICINE $98,996 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The objective of the proposed studies is to identify the cellular signals that regulate hepatocyte death in reponse to toxic liver injury. Our general hypothesis has been that cell death is not merely a passive process resulting from the biochemical effec National Institutes of Health 9/01/2009
ALBERT EINSTEIN COLLEGE OF MEDICINE $96,090 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This is a collaborative community engagement ARRA supplement request. There are over 80,000 clinical trials conducted each year in the US, and yet, less than 1 percent of the population participates in them. The so-called ?leaky pipe of clinical trial par
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National Institutes of Health 8/28/2009
ALBERT EINSTEIN COLLEGE OF MEDICINE $94,311 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): The ultimate goal of this proposal is to determine the cause(s) of impaired glucose tolerance leading to type 2 diabetes. An improved understanding of the underlying pathophysiology of the early events should provide a National Institutes of Health 2/02/2010
ALBERT EINSTEIN COLLEGE OF MEDICINE $90,417 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Hepatocyte transplantation (HT) could be an alternative to orthotopic liver transplantation in the treatment of both inherited and acquired liver diseases. However, benefits of this procedure are currently limited by ( National Institutes of Health 9/01/2009
ALBERT EINSTEIN COLLEGE OF MEDICINE $90,000 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Immunology T lymphocytes are central mediators of adaptive immunity, playing a key role in both appropriate immune responses (such as immunity against pathogens) and abnormal ones (such as autoimmune response that lead to type 1 diabetes). Optimal activat National Institutes of Health 12/19/2009
ALBERT EINSTEIN COLLEGE OF MEDICINE $84,790 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support As life expectancy in the United States continues to rise, the maintenance of physical independence among older Americans has emerged as a major clinical and public health priority. Efficient and reliable locomotion, or the ability to move without assista
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National Institutes of Health 9/24/2009
ALBERT EINSTEIN COLLEGE OF MEDICINE $80,866 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The purpose of this project is to study how key biochemical pathways interact in controlling the normal characteristics and functioning of cells in tissue of the the large and small intestine, and the alterations in these pathways and their interactions t
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National Institutes of Health 7/16/2009
ALBERT EINSTEIN COLLEGE OF MEDICINE $80,000 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): A major regulator of body composition, energy balance and food intake is leptin, an adipocytokine. Leptin circulates and has direct actions in the brain and skeletal muscle by binding to the B isoform of leptin recepto National Institutes of Health 1/26/2010
ALBERT EINSTEIN COLLEGE OF MEDICINE $75,808 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This proposal is the first step in a major paradigm shift leading to global acceptance of evidence-based protocol-driven care as the optimal approach to treatment of pediatric rheumatic diseases by families, patients, and health care providers. Through th
This spending item is part of a $6,824,989 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/30/2009
ALBERT EINSTEIN COLLEGE OF MEDICINE $73,722 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support We will determine the effects of epigenetic modifications on replication origin activation and silencing within the immunoglobulin heavy chain (Igh) locus. We have established the location of many replication initiation sites throughout the Igh locus and National Institutes of Health 12/04/2009
ALBERT EINSTEIN COLLEGE OF MEDICINE $71,380 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The supplement will employ guided discussion groups focusing on obtaining qualitative data about how various risk factors contribute to disease status as well as appropriate strategies for managing obesity and diabetes/impaired fasting glucose. The study National Institutes of Health 5/29/2009
LA PENINSULA COMMUNITY ORGANIZATION OF HEAD START $69,917 ARRA - Head Start ARRA COLA AND QUALITY IMPROVEMENT FUNDING CONSISTENT WITH THE PROVISION OF SECTION 640 (a)(5) OF THE HEAD START ACT Administration for Children and Families 6/30/2009
ALBERT EINSTEIN COLLEGE OF MEDICINE $68,835 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The central hypothesis of this proposal is that consumption of a high fat diabetogenic diet during pregnancy and lactation (HFIU) 'programs' offspring weaned onto a low fat diet for increased susceptibility to Metabolic Syndrome and type 2 diabetes later National Institutes of Health 12/03/2009
NEW YORK HARM REDUCTION EDUCATORS INC $67,410 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This supplemental Pilot and Collaborative Grant initiative supports the overall vision of the CTSA, and provides resources needed to successfully achieve some of the goals outlined in our initial proposal. It provides and important collaborative link bet
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National Institutes of Health 9/03/2009
ALBERT EINSTEIN COLLEGE OF MEDICINE $66,815 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): All enveloped viruses enter cells by a membrane fusion reaction and produce progeny virus by budding through a cellular membrane. Semliki Forest virus (SFV) is a well-characterized alphavirus that infects cells by low National Institutes of Health 9/25/2009
ALBERT EINSTEIN COLLEGE OF MEDICINE $66,084 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): This proposal responding to RFA-OD-10-005, Recovery Act Limited Competition: NIH Director's Opportunity for Research in Five Thematic Areas (RC4) fully addresses Research Area 2: Translating Basic Science Discoveries i National Institutes of Health 9/28/2010
ALBERT EINSTEIN COLLEGE OF MEDICINE $62,167 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Type 1 diabetes mellitus (T1DM) is currently managed using modulation of dietary carbohydrates and insulin. Paradoxical post-meal hyperglucagonemia is associated with post-prandial hyperglycemia in T1DM. Glucagon suppressors such as the amylin analog, pra National Institutes of Health 9/24/2010
ALBERT EINSTEIN COLLEGE OF MEDICINE $60,584 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Alphaviruses and flaviviruses cause severe human and animal illnesses such as encephalitis, polyarthritis, and dengue fever, with millions of cases in humans per year. These viruses include many potential bioterrorist National Institutes of Health 9/11/2009
ALBERT EINSTEIN COLLEGE OF MEDICINE $60,427 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The project will create and pilot an intensive, eight session, group cessation intervention designed to address the needs and concerns of smokers living with HIV/AIDS. It will be guided by the social cognitive theory model, the groups will be led by paire
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National Institutes of Health 5/14/2009
ALBERT EINSTEIN COLLEGE OF MEDICINE $58,908 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This work develops and applies new advanced methods of imaging, or 'seeing', the structures of proteins and how they work, very much in the spirit of the development of, for example, magnetic resonance imaging methods developed in the last century. The fr National Institutes of Health 9/07/2009
KINGSBRIDGE HEIGHTS COMMUNITY CENTER INC $58,841 ARRA - Head Start The Kingsbridge Heights Community Center is located in Bronx, New York. This grant is to enhancee the services currently being delivered at its Early Head Start Program. This is a program which provides family-centered services for low-income families wi Administration for Children and Families 6/26/2009
COMPREHENSIVE COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT CORP $54,000 ARRA - Health Information Technology Extension Program Funding will be used to establish the NYC Regional Extension Adoption Center for Health (NYC REACH), which will guide priority primary care providers through Electronic Health Record (EHR) implementation to meet the federal Meaningful Use require... Show more
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Health and Human Services, Department of 2/08/2010
ALBERT EINSTEIN COLLEGE OF MEDICINE $54,000 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): My goal for this career development award is to become an excellent independent investigator in patient-oriented research in chronic kidney disease progression. Chronic kidney disease (CKD) and end-stage renal disease National Institutes of Health 1/01/2010
ALBERT EINSTEIN COLLEGE OF MEDICINE $52,735 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The dimorphic fungus Histoplasma capsulatum var. capsulatum [Hc] is the most prevalent cause of fungal respiratory infections. Hc infects approximately 500,000 individuals in the USA each year. Infection usually results in a mild, often asymptomatic res National Institutes of Health 6/04/2009
COLLEGE OF MOUNT ST VINCENT $50,981 ARRA - Scholarships for Disadvantaged Students This award is to assist eligible students in the financial burden that comes with pursuing academic goals. Health Resources and Services Administration 6/14/2010
MONTEFIORE MEDICAL CENTER $50,000 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The short chain fatty acid butyrate (NaB), present in high concentrations in the colonic lumen principally from the fermentation of dietary fiber, plays a physiological role in colonic homeostasis. This involves maintaining an equilibrium not only between National Institutes of Health 9/16/2009
ALBERT EINSTEIN COLLEGE OF MEDICINE $50,000 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): This is an application for renewed CCSG funding for year 35 of the Albert Einstein Cancer Center which received its first NCI designation in 1972. There are seven established programs. These include: Immunooncology (Sc National Institutes of Health 9/25/2009
ALBERT EINSTEIN COLLEGE OF MEDICINE $48,120 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Understanding energy balance and body weight regulation requires an understanding of the behavioral and neural evaluation of the oral and post-oral sensory signals involved in the control of food intake within a meal, National Institutes of Health 7/29/2009
EPISCOPAL SOCIAL SERVICES OF NEW YORK, INC. $46,875 ARRA - Head Start ARRA Quality Improvement 2009/2010 Assistance for Completion of Course Work- ($6500.00) Staff members were encouraged to utilize these funds as assistance with tuition cost, books and fees associated with postsecondary and postgraduate studies. These fu Administration for Children and Families 6/19/2009
EPISCOPAL SOCIAL SERVICES OF NEW YORK, INC. $46,875 ARRA - Head Start FY 2009 ARRA Cola/ QI Administration for Children and Families 6/19/2009
SHARON BAPTIST BOARD OF DIRECTORS INC $41,830 ARRA - Head Start HEAD START Administration for Children and Families 6/22/2009
ALBERT EINSTEIN COLLEGE OF MEDICINE $40,107 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The goal of the parent grant is to identify retained solutes that are associated with poor outcomes in hemodialysis patients. The study design is a cohort study in which biological specimens have been obtained and stored. This supplement request would e
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National Institutes of Health 8/09/2010
ALBERT EINSTEIN COLLEGE OF MEDICINE $39,830 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The proposed Specialized Cooperative Center Program in Reproductive and Infertility Research (SCCPIR) is focused upon female reproductive biology with Dr. Jeffrey W. Pollard as Principal Investigator. It has evolved out of an institutional supported Cente National Institutes of Health 9/15/2010
MONTEFIORE MEDICAL CENTER $37,904 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Comparative Effectivenss Research in Pediatric Rheumatic Diseases: Leveraging CA -- The study of childhood rheumatic conditions has been challenged by disease heterogeneity, poor understanding of underlying pathophysiology, small sample sizes, and limit
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National Institutes of Health 9/28/2009
MONTEFIORE MEDICAL CENTER $37,904 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Hybrid Revascularization vs Percutaneous Coronary Intervention: A Planning Grant This application addresses broad Challenge Area (04) Clinical Research and specific Challenge Topic, 04-HL-115: Treatment of stenosed coronary arteries with hybrid coronary
This spending item is part of a $1,000,000 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/21/2009
COLLEGE OF MOUNT ST VINCENT $33,802 This award is to promote success in the academic nursing program by relieving some of the financial pressures associated with education. It will allow students to devote more time to their studies and reduce the need to work. This financial support will Health Resources and Services Administration 9/03/2009
COLLEGE OF MOUNT ST VINCENT $33,802 ARRA - Scholarships for Disadvantaged Students This award is to promote success in the academic nursing program by relieving some if the financial pressures associated with pursuing an education. It is hoped that students who received scholarships will devote more time to schooling and decrease work... Show more Health Resources and Services Administration 9/03/2009
COLLEGE OF MOUNT ST VINCENT $33,802 ARRA - Scholarships for Disadvantaged Students This award is to promote success in the academic nursing program by relieving some of the financial burdens that comes with pursuing an education. Health Resources and Services Administration 9/03/2009
MOSHOLU MOTEFIORE COMMUNITY $27,941 ARRA - Head Start Head Start project for 51 children on full day 6 hrs/day 5 days/week at the Bronx, NY The ARRA funds were used to provide training programs for staff and parents including CLASS, workshops on the special needs child and the homeless family, CDA certificat Administration for Children and Families 6/30/2009
ALBERT EINSTEIN COLLEGE OF MEDICINE $21,818 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Diabetes is a major public health problem in the United States and the world, with a huge societal cost in both human and financial terms. Phosphoinositide 3-kinases (PI 3-kinases) are lipid kinases that play an essential role in insulin action. While the National Institutes of Health 2/01/2010
BRONX LEBANON HOSPITAL CENTER $21,000 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This project will take advantage of the existing infrastructure of the PHACS Study which began protocol development in 2005 after successfully competing for funding by the NICHD. This is a multicenter, multidisciplinary and collaborative study. The PHACS
This spending item is part of a $1,012,474 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/29/2009
BRONX LEBANON HOSPITAL CENTER $17,960 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The funds will be used to develop, open and analyze three H1N1 studies in HIV-infected populations. The first study will determine the safety and immunogenicity of an H1N1 vaccine in HIV-infected pregnant women. The second study will determine safety an
This spending item is part of a $1,701,287 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 11/25/2009
YESHIVA UNIVERSITY $13,866 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Our goal in this proposal is to identify and understand the cellular components that internalize and transport endocytic cargo from the apical plasma membrane to the lysosomes of intestinal epithelial cells (enterocytes). Many epithelial cell surface rece
This spending item is part of a $400,883 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 8/12/2009
BRONX LEBANON HOSPITAL CENTER $13,075 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The funds will be used to develop, open and analyze three H1N1 studies in HIV-infected populations. The first study will determine the safety and immunogenicity of an H1N1 vaccine in HIV-infected pregnant women. The second study will determine safety an
This spending item is part of a $1,701,287 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 11/25/2009
YESHIVA UNIVERSITY $11,620 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Our goal in this proposal is to identify and understand the cellular components that internalize and transport endocytic cargo from the apical plasma membrane to the lysosomes of intestinal epithelial cells (enterocytes). Many epithelial cell surface rece
This spending item is part of a $400,883 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 8/12/2009
ALBERT EINSTEIN COLLEGE OF MEDICINE $11,000 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support specific aims as listed in the original application: 1. Does insulin regulate hepatic glucose fliixes via activation of PI(3)K/Aktdependent pathways in the hypothalamus? We will examine whether stimulation of hypothalamic PI(3)K pathway is sufficient to r National Institutes of Health 12/31/2009
ALBERT EINSTEIN COLLEGE OF MEDICINE $7,500 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The proposed project will promote expanded and improved community engagement (CE) by academic medical centers (AMCs) through two related activities: 1) collaboratively rewriting the CDC's seminal 'Principles of Community Engagement' (PCE), and 2) implemen
This spending item is part of a $598,935 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 8/13/2009
MONTEFIORE MEDICAL CENTER $2,764 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Temporal lobe epilepsy (TLE) with mesial temporal sclerosis (MTS) is often associated with a history of febrile seizures (FC). However, the proposed causal relationship between FCs and MTS remains controversial. Identification of children at high risk to
This spending item is part of a $281,653 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/25/2009