Administrative Support:

Susan Hemphill,
Research Grant Coordinator
(405) 271-6751 x47385

Paula A. Meder,
Senior Administrative Manager
(405) 271-6593 x47271

Research

Current Grants Awarded to Faculty

Control of lung inflammation by a TLR-interacting SP-A-derived peptide
Shanjana  Awasthi, Ph.D. - Principal Investigator (pilot project) Agency - NIH-NIGMS COBRE (OSU)
Immunomodulation by a TLR4-interacting surfactant protein-A peptide
Shanjana Awasthi, Ph.D. - Principal Investigator Agency - OU Growth Fund
A Radiopharmaceutical Kit for PET Renography
Hariprasad Gali, Ph.D. - Principal Investigator Agency - OCAST
The role of IL-6 receptor in irritant dermatitis
Randle Gallucci, Ph.D. - Principal Investigator Agency - NIH-NIOSH/CDC
Inhaled caprazamycin for tuberculosis therapy
Lucila Garcia-Contreras, Ph.D. - Principal Investigator (subcontract) Agency - NIAID/NIH (through RTI International)
Stable needleless vaccine against Shigella spp
Lucila Garcia-Contreras, Ph.D. - Principal Investigator (subcontract) Agency - NIAID/NIH (through Univ. of Kansas Ctr. for Research)
Inhaled SHetA2 dry power aerosols as novel treatment for tuberculosis
Lucila Garcia-Contreras, Ph.D. - Principal Investigator Agency - Presbyterian Health Foundation Seed Grant
Opioid analgesic policies and prescription drug abuse in state Medicaid programs
Shellie Keast, Ph.D. - Principal Investigator (subcontract) Agency - DHHS/CDC (through Oregon State University)
Bacteriophage control of DNA repair in streptococcus pyogenes
W. Michael McShan, Ph.D. - Principal Investigator Agency - NIAID-NIH (R15)
Deep South Musculoskeletal CERTS (DSMC)
Michael Miller, Ph.D. - OUHSC PI (Subcontractor) Agency - Univ. of Alabama at Birmingham (DSMC)
2014 Ambulatory Care PRN Grant Program
Katherine O'Neal - Principal Investigator Agency - American Colleges of Clinical Pharmacy
Oklahoma Shared Clinical and Translational Resources (OSCTR)
H. Anne Pereira, Ph.D. - Project Core Leader (Clinical & Translational Research Pilot Grants Program) Agency - NIH-OSCTR IDeA (U54)
Deaf and Hard of Hearing Poison Prevention Outreach Project
Scott Schaeffer, D.Ph., DABAT - Principal Investigator Agency - HRSA Poison Center Incentive Grant
Inhibition of autophagy by Entercoccus faecalis
Nathan Shankar, Ph.D. - Principal Investgator Agency - Presbyterian Health Foundation Seed Grant
Synergistic chemo-siRNA combination therapy
Kelly Standifer, Ph.D. - Principal Investigator (subcontract) Agency - DHHS/NIH/NCI (through Optimum Therapeutics
Fluorescence cystoscopy-photodynamic therapy for early bladder cancers
Youngjae You, Ph.D. - Principal Investigator Agency - American Cancer Society
A synergistic combination therapy of photodynamic therapy and chemotherapy for breast cancer.
Youngjae You, Ph.D. - Principal Investigator Agency - Department of Defense BCRP Idea Expansion Award
NIR-activatable prodrugs for treating peritoneally metastasized ovarian cancers
Youngjae You, Ph.D. - Principal Investigator Agency - NIGMS/NIH (R01)
Function and regulation of OATP1B1 and OATP1B3
Wei Yue, Ph.D. - Principal Investigator Agency - NIH-NIGMS (R01)