Public Health Relevance

Physician scientists are critical to the translation of major scientific advances to improved medical evaluation and treatment. However, there is a shortage of well trained physician scientists, particularly in areas of pediatric pulmonology and hematology. This proposal focuses on recruiting and training medical students to help address that shortage.

Agency
National Institute of Health (NIH)
Institute
National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (NHLBI)
Type
NRSA Short -Term Research Training (T35)
Project #
5T35HL112930-02
Application #
8448069
Study Section
Special Emphasis Panel (ZHL1-CSR-F (F1))
Program Officer
Colombini-Hatch, Sandra
Project Start
2012-04-01
Project End
2016-03-31
Budget Start
2013-04-01
Budget End
2014-03-31
Support Year
2
Fiscal Year
2013
Total Cost
$24,935
Indirect Cost
$1,847
Name
University of Colorado Denver
Department
Pediatrics
Type
Schools of Medicine
DUNS #
041096314
City
Aurora
State
CO
Country
United States
Zip Code
80045
Seedorf, Gregory; Metoxen, Alexander J; Rock, Robert et al. (2016) Hepatocyte growth factor as a downstream mediator of vascular endothelial growth factor-dependent preservation of growth in the developing lung. Am J Physiol Lung Cell Mol Physiol 310:L1098-110