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Pilot Award Recipients

Congratulations to all of our Department of Medicine Education, Clinical and Research Pilot Grant recipients!

2021 Recipients

Olga Astapova, MD, PhD, Division of Endocrinology. “Regulation of Non-coding RNA by Androgens in the Ovary”

Francis Coyne, MDAshley Jenkins,MD; and Osman Jilani, MD; Divisions of General and Hospital Medicine. “High Quality Hospital Care for Adults with Sickle Cell Disease”

Ajay Dakal, MBBS, Division of Hematology and Oncology. “A Feasibility Study of Neratinib plus Capecitabine in Subjects with HER2 Negative Metastatic Breast Cancer with Brain Metastases and Hyperactive HER2 Signaling”

Eric Huselton, MD, Division of Hematology and Oncology. "The Safety and Feasibility of Umbilical Cord Blood Adoptive Cell Therapy in Hematopoietic Cell Transplantation for Patients with High Risk AML and MDS”

Jennifer Readlynn, MD, Division of Hospital Medicine. “Using Deliberate Diagnostic Reflection to Teach Residents at Night”

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