Efficacy and Mechanisms of Combined Aerobic Exercise and Cognitive Training in MCI (The ACT Trial)

NIH

9/15/2017 - 5/31/2022

Role: Co-Investigator

PI: Fang Yu and Vankee Lin


Development and Prevention of Trauma-Related Mental Disorders among First Responders

WorkSafeBC. Canada’s National Institute for Safety and Occupational Health

9/15/2019 - 5/31/2022

Role: Co-Investigator

PI: Wagner



Algorithm Based Strategies to Reduce False and Non-Actionable Critical Care ECG Alarms

UCSF

9/15/2021 - 5/31/2026

Role: Co-Investigator

PI: Pelter




Cognitive Training to Protect Immune Systems of Older Caregivers (R01)

NIH

1/15/2016 - 12/31/2021

Role: Co-Investigator

PI: Kathi Heffner


URCC NCORP Research Base

NIH UG1CA189961 Renewal

8/1/2019 - 7/31/2025

Role: Co-Investigator, faculty Cancer Care Delivery Research

PI: Gary Morrow and Karen Mustian


Understanding treatment tolerability in older patients with cancer

NCI

9/20/2018 - 8/31/2023

Role: Co-Investigator

PI: Supriya Mohile


Optimizing Functional Outcomes of Older Survivors After Chemotherapy

NIH R01CA249467

6/1/2020 - 5/31/2025

Role: Co-Investigator, lead for advanced practice provider intervention education and delivery

PI: Supriya Mohile, Karen Mustian, and Michele Janelsins


A mixed methods study to understand perceptions of oncologist communication among older African American / Black patients with cancer and their caregivers: the influence of medical mistrust

Wilmot Cancer Institute Community Pilot Award Program (total award $30,000)

None/2021 - None/2022

Role: Co-Investigator

PI: N. Gilmore


Implementing Palliative Care: Learning Collaborative vs. Technical Assistance

NCI

11/1/2018 - 8/31/2023

Role: Co-Investigator

PI: Lisa Zubroff



Delineation of the biopsychosocial risks of obesogenic eating behaviors

NIH

9/25/2019 - 7/31/2022

Role: Co-Mentor

PI: Ying Meng


Influence of Prenatal and Early Childhood Home-Visiting by Nurses on Development of Chronic Disease: 29-year Follow-Up of a Randomized Clinical Trial

National Heart Lung and Blood institute (NHLBI)

6/22/2020 - 5/31/2024

Role: Site PI

PI: David L Olds; Dana Dabelea; Stephen R Daniels


Longitudinal Changes in Weight and Biology in the Pregnancy-Postpartum Period and Subsequent Cardiometabolic Risk

NIH/NINR

4/1/2018 - 1/31/2023

Role: MPI

PI: Susan Groth, Thomas O’Connor and Emily Barrett


Targeting autonomic flexibility to enhance cognitive training outcomes in older adults with mild cognitive impairment

NIH R01 Renewal

5/11/20 - 2/28/25

Role: MPI

PI: Vankee Lin and Kathi Heffner


Rochester Roybal Center for Social Ties and Aging Research

NIH

9/15/2019 - 5/31/2024

Role: MPI

PI: Kathi Heffner and Kimberly Van Orden


Cognitive Training to Protect Immune Systems of Older Caregivers - Diversity Supplement

NIA

1/15/2016 - 12/31/21

Role: Principal Investigator and Primary Mentor


Validate a Shared Neural Circuit Underlying Multiple Neuropsychiatric Symptoms

NIH

7/3/19 - 5/30/21

Role: Co-Investigator

PI: Vankee Lin


Cognitive Training to Protect Immune Systems of Older Caregivers (R01)

NIH

1/15/2016 - 12/31/2021

Role: Principal Investigator


Mindfulness based stress reduction for family caregivers of dementia patients (R01)

NIH

5/15/2016 - 4/30/2022

Role: Principal Investigator



Heterosexual couples’ attitudes and associated factors of couple’s HIV testing and counseling

NIH

8/1/2019 - 6/30/2021

Role: Co-Investigator

PI: Jason Mitchell


Validate a Shared Neural Circuit Underlying Multiple Neuropsychiatric Symptoms

NIH

7/3/19 - 5/30/21

Role: Principal Investigator



Targeting autonomic flexibility to enhance cognitive training outcomes in older adults with mild cognitive impairment

NIH R01 Renewal

5/11/2020 - 2/28/2025

Role: MPI

PI: Vankee Lin and Kathi Heffner



Rochester Roybal Center for Social Ties and Aging Research

NIH

9/15/2019 - 5/31/2024

Role: Co-Investigator

PI: Kathi Heffner and Kimberly Van Orden


Using neural correlates of story comprehension to reveal mild cognitive impairment in early Alzheimer’s

UR CTSI

7/15/2020 - 6/30/2021

Role: MPI

PI: Vankee Lin and Andrew Anderson


Efficacy and Mechanisms of Combined Aerobic Exercise and Cognitive Training in MCI (The ACT Trial)

NIH

9/15/2017 - 5/31/2022

Role: Multiple Principal Investigator


Measuring nucleotide excision repair in Alzheimer’s disease patients

NIH

9/15/2020 - 6/30/2021

Role: Principal Investigator (UR)


Network For Emotional Wellbeing And Brain Aging (NEW Brain Aging)

NIH

12/1/2020 - 11/30/2024

Role: MPI

PI: Vankee Lin, Yeates Conwell, and Kuan Hong Wang


Advancing methods for structural connectome acquisition and estimation in older adults

NIH R21

4/1/2020 - 12/31/2022

Role: Principal Investigator


Cognitive Training to Protect Immune Systems of Older Caregivers (R01)

NIH

1/15/2016 - 12/31/2021

Role: Co-Investigator

PI: Kathi Heffner


Cognitive Training to Protect Immune Systems of Older Caregivers - Diversity Supplement

NIA

1/15/2016 - 12/31/2021

Role: Co-Investigator and Mentor

PI: Kathi Heffner


PrEP implementation with US HIV-serodiscordant couples: Couples PrEP Demo Project (R01)

NIH/NIMH

9/25/2015 - 6/30/2021

Role: Principal Investigator


Autonomy Support of HIV Positive Adolescents and HIV Care Self-Management

INSHHR Grant

9/15/2021 - 9/14/2022

Role: Advisor

PI: Faith Lambert


Sexual Health Behaviors for Black MSM in the House Ball Community

NIH F31 / INSHHR Grant

8/1/2021 - 7/31/2023

Role: Advisor

PI: Martez Smith


Women's Study in Sexual Health and Empowerment (WISE)

NIH/NIMH R01

9/1/2018 - 4/30/2023

Role: Principal Investigator


University of Rochester's Clinical and Translational Science Institute

NIH/NCRR

8/15/2016 - 5/31/2022

Role: Strategic Leadership Group

PI: Karl Kieburtz, Martin Zand, and Nancy Bennett


Heterosexual couples’ attitudes and associated factors of couple’s HIV testing and counseling

NIH

8/1/2019 - 6/30/2021

Role: Co-Investigator

PI: Jason Mitchell


Delineation of the biopsychosocial risks of obesogenic eating behaviors

NIH

9/25/2019 - 7/31/2022

Role: Principal Investigator


Young Adolescent Sexual Health Development Support: Parents and Community Stakeholders’ Perspectives

University of Rochester CTSI

4/1/2022 - 5/31/2023

Role: Co-Principal Investigator



A Patient Oriented Research Program in Geriatric Oncology

NIH/NIA

1/2018 - 1/2023

Role: Mentor

PI: Supriya Mohil


Rochester Roybal Center for Social Ties and Aging Research

NIH

9/1/2019 - 5/31/2024

Role: Co-Investigator

PI: Kathi Heffner and Kimberly Van Orden


Optimizing Functional Outcomes of Older Survivors After Chemotherapy

NIH/NCI

6/2020 - 5/2025

Role: Co-Investigator

PI: Michelle Janelsins, Supriya Mohile, Karen Mustian


Decreasing Polypharmacy in Older Adults with Curable Cancers

NIH/NCI

1/2020 - Current

Role: Mentor

PI: Erika Ramsdale


Improving Clinical Trial Participation in Older Adults with Cancer

NIH/NIA

1/2019 - Current

Role: Mentor

PI: Mina Sedrak



A Telehealth Advanced Care Planning Intervention for Older Patients with Acute Myeloid Leukemia and Myelody× Titlesplastic Syndrome

Cancer and Aging Research Group CARinG Pilot Grant Award

1/2021 - 1/2022

Role: Co-Investigator

PI: Kah Poh (Melissa) Loh


Cognitive Training to Protect Immune Systems of Older Caregivers - Diversity Supplement

NIA

1/15/2016 - 12/31/2021

Role: Candidate

PI: Kathi Heffner



Comprehensive Care Centers for Eating Disorders Program

NYS Dept. of Health Division of Chronic Disease Prevention

4/1/2008 - 4/30/2022

Role: Principal Investigator








Barriers and facilitators of PrEP use among high-risk women in New York State

School of Nursing, Research Support Grant

4/1/2021 - 3/31/2022

Role: Principal Investigator