Research Listings

Funded grants since 2005 listed alphabetically by Principal Investigator (PI).

# PI
Start Date
End Date
Grant Name
1 Bonner 09/30/07 09/29/11 New York State Angler Cohort Study Follow-up
2 Bonner 09/01/09 08/31/13 Pesticide Exposure and DNA Methylation in Pesticide Applicators
3 Bonner 09/06/16 09/05/25 The Tonawanda Health Study: An Epidemiologic Study of Health Effects and Coke Oven Emissions from Tonawanda Coke
4 Crespo 09/30/04 08/31/06 Alcohol, Mortality and Ethnicity
(grant transferred to Portland State University 9/05)
5 Crespo 02/01/02 01/31/06 Prostate Cancer Mortality in Puerto Rican Men: The Effect of Body Habitus and Physical Activity
6 Crespo 09/01/04 08/31/06 University of Puerto Rico - Roswell Park Cancer Partnership
(grant transferred to Roswell Park Cancer Institute 9/05)
7 Donahue 07/01/02 05/31/07 Epidemiology of Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus
8 Donahue 03/01/15 08/31/15 Feasibility Study to Evaluate Haptoglobin Phenotype and CHD and Stroke in Diabetic Women
9 Donahue 08/01/04 07/31/09 Genetic Markers of Coronary Heart Disease Risk in Men and Women
10 Dorn 07/01/08 06/30/10 American Heart Association Predoctoral Fellowship
11 Dorn 03/18/04 03/31/11 B-Mode CIMT Images
12 Dorn 04/01/06 04/30/09 Niagara Falls Memorial Medical Center CVD Fellowship
13 Dorn 01/01/04 12/30/10 Western New York Wellness Works
14 Freudenheim 08/30/07 06/30/11 Breast Cancer Epidemiology in Puerto Rico
15 Freudenheim 07/01/03 07/31/09 Breast Carcinogenesis: Alcohol Drinking as a Paradigm
16 Freudenheim 06/01/13 05/31/14 Causes of Illness in Black Women Follow-up Study
17 Freudenheim 06/01/06 12/31/09 Communicable Diseases Epidemiology and Surveillance Fellowship
18 Freudenheim 09/01/03 08/30/07 Diet and Cancer in Puerto Rican Men
19 Freudenheim 04/01/10 01/31/14 DNA Methylation: A Mechanism for Aggressive Breast Cancer in African-American Women
20 Freudenheim 01/16/17 01/15/19 Effects of Electronic Cigarette Use on the Human Lung
21 Freudenheim 06/11/07 08/31/17 Interdisciplinary Training in Cancer Epidemiology at UB
22 Freudenheim 06/01/02 05/31/07 Methylation and Oxidation in Breast Cancer Epidemiology
23 Freudenheim 01/01/06 09/30/06 New York State Angler Cohort Study: Organochlorine Compounds Perinatal Exposure, Child Health
24 Freudenheim 09/01/04 04/18/06 Perinatal Exposure to Organochlorine Compounds on Child Health, Development up to Age Two
25 Freudenheim 07/01/10 02/28/13 Risk Factors for miRNA Expression and Differentiation in Normal Breast Tissue
26 Han 02/01/03 02/28/06 Integrating Geographic Information Systems (GIS) into Breast Cancer Epidemiologic Research
27 Kordas 03/01/16 04/30/19 Low Level Exposure to Multiple Metals: Effects on Cognition and Behavior
(grant transferred from Pennsylvania State University 3/2016)
28 LaMonte 03/01/15 08/31/15 Feasibility Study to Evaluate Gut Microbiome and CVD-Related Measures in Older Women
29 LaMonte 04/01/12 03/31/15 Metabolic Syndrome and Peridontitis in Postmenopausal Women
30 LaMonte 02/29/16 06/30/17 Methylglyoxal Relationship between Infections and Diabetes Feasibility Study
31 LaMonte 09/01/11 06/30/15 Objective Physical Activity and Cardiovascular Health in Women Aged 80 and Older (OPACH80)
32 LaMonte 08/01/16 05/31/21 WHISH-2-Prevent Heart Failure Study
33 Michalek 01/15/15 12/31/15 Population Health Improvement Program
34 Michalek 01/15/16 11/30/16 Population Health Improvement Program (PHIP)
35 Millen 12/01/11 11/30/13 Diet and Lifestyle Factors Reducing Risk for Age-Related Eye Diseases
36 Millen 09/01/07 08/31/10 Dietary and Lifestyle Factors Reducing Risk of Age-related Eye Disease
37 Millen 06/11/12 09/20/12 Osteoporosis and Periodontal Feasibility Study
38 Millen 09/01/15 08/31/17 The Neonatal Microbiome Study: A Pilot Study in Meru County, Kenya
39 Millen 01/01/06 12/31/07 Vitamin D and Breast Cancer Epidemiologic Approach
40 Millen 04/01/12 03/31/17 Vitamin D Role in Retinal Diseases in Aging
41 Millen 05/05/10 04/30/13 Vitamin D Status and Periodontal Disease
42 Mu 02/04/11 12/31/14 Biological Response to Air Quality Change in Beijing pre-, mid- and post-Olympics
43 Mu 09/20/10 01/31/14 Cellphone-based Time-activity Data for Air Pollutant Exposure Estimation
44 Mu 05/15/16 05/14/18 Health Impact of Air Pollution Exposure during Pregnancy, A Pilot Project
45 Mu 07/01/16 06/30/18 Metabolomics Profiling of Biological Responses to Changes in Air Pollution Levels
46 Mu 08/01/16 03/31/17 Upstate KIDS CVD Follow-up Support - Second Phase
47 Muti 07/01/04 06/30/07 Endogenous Hormones and Premenopausal Breast Cancer Risk
(grant transferred to the Italian National Cancer Institute 6/06)
48 Muti 03/01/04 07/21/06 Endogenous 6-Hydroxymelatonin Excretion (Melatonin) and Subsequent Risk of Breast Cancer
(grant transferred to the Italian National Cancer Institute 2/05)
49 Muti 05/01/03 04/30/06 Estrogen Metabolism and Prostate Cancer Risk: A Prospective Study
(grant transferred to the Italian National Cancer Institute 2/05)
50 Muti 08/23/04 06/30/06 Fasting Glucose in Long-term Breast Cancer Survival
51 Noe 09/01/05 08/31/09 Evaluation of Treatments for Severe Obesity
52 Noyes 09/01/16 05/31/17 School-based Telemedicine Enhanced Asthma Management (SB-TEAM)
53 Noyes 09/01/16 02/28/17 Telemedicine Enhanced Asthma Management through the Emergency Department (TEAM-ED)
54 Ochs-Balcom 09/17/09 10/31/14 Estrogen Receptor 1 Gene, Adiposity, and Breast Cancer Risk
55 Ochs-Balcom 05/20/09 05/19/13 Search for Novel Breast Cancer Susceptibility Genes in African American Families
56 Olson 04/01/12 03/31/14 Bioactivation of PBDEs by Human Cytochrome P-450
57 Olson 06/01/08 04/30/13 Biomarkers of Organophosphorus Pesticide-Induced Neurotoxicity
58 Olson 09/01/07 08/31/12 CYP-Specific PBPK/PD Models and Biomarkers of Organophosphorus Pesticides
59 Olson 02/01/12 01/31/14 National Research Service Award (NRSA) Predoctoal Fellowship
60 Olson 03/04/13 11/30/17 Organophosphorus Pesticides and Adolescent Brain Vulnerability
61 Olson 05/01/09 04/30/12 Research Supplement to Promote Diversity in Health-Related Research Predoctoral Fellowship
62 Ram 09/10/09 06/10/11 Childhood Illness and Risk Perception: Opportunity to Improve Handwashing
63 Ram 10/01/14 02/09/16 Effects of Promoting Hand Washing with Soap to Mothers and Other Caregivers in Kenya
64 Ram 04/03/06 04/02/07 Enteric Bacterial Pathogens Morbidity and Mortality
65 Ram 02/01/09 09/30/09 Environmental Factors and Influenza
66 Ram 11/25/11 10/31/12 Global Scaling Up Handwashing Project
67 Ram 09/01/08 03/06/09 Hand Hygiene Intervention in Buffalo Public Schools
68 Ram 09/17/09 09/30/17 Handwashing Benefits for Improving Health and Development
69 Ram 09/17/12 07/31/15 Handwashing Research Technical Assistance
70 Ram 09/26/08 03/31/09 Health Metrics Across the Water, Sanitation and Hygiene Grant Portfolio
71 Ram 02/07/08 06/30/11 Improving Indicators and Methods to Measure Handwashing Practices
72 Ram 01/01/11 12/31/13 Introduction of Cholera Vaccine in Bangladesh
73 Ram 07/01/16 06/30/18 IPA for Pavani Ram - Senior Medical Advisor for Newborn Health
74 Ram 04/01/16 06/30/17 Kenya Soapy Water Handwashing Station Study
75 Ram 09/09/16 09/30/17 Learning Beyond ODF: Strengthening Evaluation of CLTS and Other Community Sanitation Programs
76 Ram 07/13/11 02/28/12 Monitoring, Evaluation Capacity and Support for UNICEF Handwashing Behavior Change Programs
77 Ram 03/07/11 06/10/11 Monitoring, Evaluation Toolkit for Handwashing Promotion Managed by UNICEF Country Programs
78 Ram 04/03/07 04/02/10 Oral Rehydration and Continued Feeding for Children with Diarrhea in Kenya
79 Ram 10/01/11 08/31/13 Perinatal Handwashing Promotion for Improved Maternal Handwashing Behaviour
80 Ram 02/03/14 04/07/14 Synthesis of Data on Barriers and Motivators to Handwashing in Perinatal Period
81 Ram 09/01/10 04/30/11 The Bangladesh Interruption of Secondary Transmission of Influenza Study, Soap Handwashing
82 Ram 11/09/12 06/30/15 Waterless Hand Cleansing with Chlorhexidine, Novel Approach to Prevent Neonatal Deaths
83 Ram 09/30/12 09/29/16 Waterless Hand Sanitizer for Diarrhea Prevention in a Humanitarian Emergency
84 Ram 07/01/13 07/31/13 Xcelerator Program at NCIIA Conference
85 Ren 07/24/13 06/30/16 Arsenic Biomethylation and Toxicity Regulation
86 Ren 02/01/15 01/31/18 FRY in Inhibiting EMT and Its Anti-Invasion/Metastasis Effects in Breast Cancer
87 Ren 05/17/15 03/31/17 Inheritable Epigenetic Biomarkers, Actions of Arsenic Exposure and Carcinogenic Activity
88 Ren 08/19/14 05/31/18 Mechanisms and Outcomes of MMAsIII Induced Alterations in Histone Acetylation
89 Rudra 06/01/07 05/31/10 Ambient Air Pollution, Preterm Delivery and Preeclampsia
90 Scheider 08/02/10 04/30/12 Anti-obesity Initiative Evaluation
91 Trevisan 09/01/00 06/30/07 Periodontal Disease, Recurrent Coronary Heart Disease Events in Myocardial Infarction Patients
92 Trevisan 03/15/93 09/30/10 Women's Health Initiative (WHI)
93 Trevisan 08/01/01 07/31/06 Women's Health Initiative Benign Breast Disease Study
94 Trevisan 06/01/96 07/31/08 Women's Health Initiative Memory Study
95 Trevisan 09/01/00 06/30/06 Women's Health Initiative Sight Exam Study (WHI-SE)
96 Tumiel-Berhalter 08/01/01 07/31/06 Community-based Research of Autoimmune Disease and Asthma: Buffalo Lupus Project
97 Vena 07/01/90 03/29/05 New York State Angler Cohort Study: Exposure and Reproductive and Developmental Health
98 Violanti 01/01/09 06/30/10 Assessing Implicit Self-injurious Behavior in Police Officers
99 Violanti 05/09/08 05/11/10 Atypical Work Hours and Cancer Incidence
100 Violanti 09/10/03 10/31/09 Buffalo Cardio-Metabolic Occupational Police Stress Study (BCOPS)
101 Violanti 08/01/12 07/31/13 Cardiovascular Disease Biomarkers Analysis in the BCOPS Study of Police Officers
102 Violanti 08/18/14 08/17/15 Cardiovascular Disease Biomarkers Analysis of Three Novel Markers in the BCOPS Study of Police Officers
103 Violanti 01/16/13 01/15/14 Lipids and Metabolic Markers Analysis in the BCOPS Study of Police Officers
104 Violanti 09/01/10 08/31/13 Psychosocial Impact on Police Officers Post-Hurricane Katrina
105 Violanti 10/01/05 06/30/10 Shifts, Extended Work Hours and Fatigue: Assessment of Health, Personal Risks for Police Officers
106 Violanti 09/01/15 08/31/19 Stressors and Cardio-Metabolic Disease in Police: A 12-year Longitudinal Study
107 Violanti 09/01/10 08/31/15 Stress and Subclinical Cardio-Metabolic Disease in Police: A Longitudinal Study
108 Violanti 02/23/11 09/30/13 Stressors and Heart Rate Variability in Police Officers
109 Violanti 08/01/12 07/31/16 Stressors and Subclinical Cardiovascular Disease in Police Officers
110 Wactawski-Wende 09/30/06 09/29/12 Effects of Aspirin in Gestation and Reproduction (EAGeR)
111 Wactawski-Wende 09/17/04 09/15/17 Exemestane vs. Placebo in Postmenopausal Women at Increased Risk of Developing Breast Cancer
112 Wactawski-Wende 08/01/14 07/31/19 Oral Microbiome and Periodontitis Prospective Study in Postmenopausal Women
113 Wactawski-Wende 09/16/96 03/31/07 Osteoporosis and Periodontal Disease
114 Wactawski-Wende 09/30/04 12/31/07 Oxidative Stress and the Menstrual Cycle
115 Wactawski-Wende 03/18/16 03/17/20 Postmenopausal Women, Hypertension, Periodontal Disease, Oral Microbiome Fellowship
116 Wactawski-Wende 08/02/16 12/31/18 Randomized Trial of Cocoa Flavanols and Multivitamins in the Reduction of Cardiovascular Disease and Cancer
117 Wactawski-Wende 09/22/09 08/31/12 Saliva and Serum Inflammatory Biomarkers in Periodontitis: A Prospective Study in Older Women
118 Wactawski-Wende 07/01/10 06/30/11 WHI Breast Tumor Tissue Pilot
119 Wactawski-Wende 08/01/16 05/31/21 WHISH-2-Prevent Heart Failure Study
120 Wactawski-Wende 03/15/93 09/30/10 Women's Health Initiative (WHI)
121 Wactawski-Wende 10/01/10 10/14/15 Women's Health Initiative
122 Wactawski-Wende 10/15/15 10/14/20 Women's Health Initiative Regional Center
123 Wactawski-Wende 08/01/01 07/31/06 Women's Health Initiative Benign Breast Disease Study
124 Wactawski-Wende 07/02/14 07/01/19 Women's Health Initiative Life and Longevity After Cancer Study (LILAC)
125 Wactawski-Wende 06/01/96 07/31/08 Women's Health Initiative Memory Study
126 Wactawski-Wende 08/01/08 12/31/10 Women's Health Initiative Memory Study of Older Women (WHI-ECHO)
127 Wactawski-Wende 10/01/08 09/30/11 Women's Health Initiative Memory Study of Younger Women (WHIMS-Y)
128 Wactawski-Wende 09/01/00 06/30/06 Women's Health Initiative Sight Exam Study (WHI-SE)
(funding terminated early, 12/03)

Revised 3/27/17