Also known as the Pathway to Independence (PI) Award, this grant provides two years of mentored postdoctoral support followed by three years of independent support. Prabhakara R Nagareddy received the award.
Dr. Jamie Studts is working on a decision-making aid to help patients fully understand the choice to undergo the lung cancer screening process, along with working with many clinicians and researchers to develop a provider education program about lung cancer screening.
Faculty members from the Commonwealth's three largest universities will collaborate on a project that will examine the properties of colloids in the micro-gravity environment of the International Space Station.
The 2014 Fight for Sight Postdoctoral Award is from Fight for Sight, a non-profit organization that promotes eye research by providing pilot funding to promising new researchers.