Previous KL2 Awardees
Melissa Bailey, OD, PhD – College of Optometry
Myopia and Ciliary Muscle Development
Mentor: Kirk McHugh, PhD
Colleen Cebulla, MD, PhD – Department of Ophthalmology, College of Medicine
Study of therapies to treat proliferative vitreoretinopathy (PVR) in humans
Mentor: Andrew Fischer, PhD
Subinoy Das, MD – College of Medicine
Improving patient care via proteomics based, microbe-specific detection of chronic rhinosinusitis.
Mentor: Lauren Bakaletz, PhD
Matthew Exline, MD, MPH – College of Medicine
Critical illness and risks for nosocomial infections.
Mentor: Mark Wewers, MD
Scott Harper, PhD – Nationwide Children’s Hospital
A Translational Approach Toward RNAi Therapy for Facioscapulohumeral Muscular Dystrophy (FSHD)
Mentor: Jerry Mendell, MD
Jill Heathcock, PhD – School of Allied Medical Professions, College of Medicine
Neuroimaging in infants born preterm
Mentor: C. Robert Almli, PhD
Mitch Phelps, PhD – College of Pharmacy
Integrating pharmacogenetics in early phase clinical trials using flavopiridol as a model
Mentor: Wolfgang Sadee, Dr.rer.nat
Susan Moffatt-Bruce, MD – College of Medicine
Role of T cells and innate immunity in cardiac transplant rejection.
Mentor: Gregg Hadley, PhD
Shu-Hua Wang, MD, PharmD – Department of Internal Medicine, College of Medicine
Identifying and examining incidence of MRSA bloodstream infections in Franklin County.
Mentor: Kurt Stevenson, MD, MPH