Department of Medicine Clinical & Innovative Therapeutics Pilot Program Awards
Congratulations to the 2018-2019 Awardees
Alaa Awad, M.D.
Associate Professor of Medicine and Nephrology
Submission Title: Role of TNF-α Antagonist in Diabetic Nephropathy
Dean Kellogg, Jr., M.D, Ph.D.
Division of Geriatrics & Gerontology
Submission Title: Pilot Trial of Topical Rapamycin’s Effects on Keloid Regression
Luke Norton, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor of Medicine, Division of Diabetes
Submission Title: The Effect of SGLT2 Inhibitors on Cardiac Mitochondrial Function
Miranda Orr, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Department of Medicine, Barshop Institute for Longevity and Aging Studies, Glenn Biggs Institute for Alzheimer’s and Neurodegenerative Diseases
Submission Title: Senolytic effects on blood and CSF lipids in early Alzheimer’s disease
Jay Peters, M.D.
Professor, Pulmonary Disease & Critical Care
Submission Title: Use of Mycophenolate in the Treatment in Scleroderma/Other Immune Diseases