Robert Brown, MD, MPH, received an NIH R01 grant for his proposal titled "Micro Coherence Imaging Technology for Assessing Obstructive Lung Disease in vivo."
Steven Cohen, MD, is this year's recipient of the John Bonica Award from the American Society of Regional Anesthesia and Pain Medicine.
Roger Johns, MD, PhD, received a CADET (Center for Advanced Diagnostics and Experimental Therapeutics) award from the NIH. This 5-year, $8 million award will fund research that focuses on the role of resistin-like molecules in vascular remodeling and cardiac dysfunction associated with pulmonary arterial hypertension.
Nikki Heller, PhD, received funding for her NIH R01 grant titled "Sex differences in macrophage differentiation in allergic lung inflammation."
Charles Hogue, MD, was awarded a 5-year competitive renewal for his R01 titled "Cerebral Autoregulation Monitoring to Reduce Brain Injury from Cardiac Surgery." This grant will be worth more than $2 million.
Sapna Kudchadkar, MD, has been awarded the Annual Society of Anesthesia and Sleep Medicine (SASM) Research Grant for her proposal "The Role of Sleep Disturbances on Neuroinflammation in the Developing Brain."
Jennifer Lee, MD, received an NIH Loan Repayment Grant for her project titled "Neuronal and Oligodendrocyte Cell Death in Pediatric Hypoxic Brain Injury, Therapeutic Hypothermia, and Rewarming."
Peter Pronovost, MD, PhD, was named to this year’s 100 Most Influential People in Healthcare list by Modern Healthcare, a leading industry publication. The list recognizes individuals deemed by their peers and experts as leaders in the industry. He also was named to the list of 50 Most Influential Physician Executives in Healthcare.
Myron Yaster, MD, will be awarded the inaugural Lifetime Achievement Award from the Society for Pediatric Anesthesia for his innumerable contributions to the field. The award will be bestowed at the organization's annual meeting on October 10, 2014.