This Administrative Core (A) supports the program entitled "Developmental and Translational Pharmacology of Pediatric Antimicrobial Therapy" and is submitted as an application responsive to RFA-HD-10-026: Specialized Center in Research in Pediatric Developmental Pharmacology (RPDP) Program (U54). The overall theme of the proposed program at the UC, San Diego, is to bring together non-clinical and clinical experts in the fields of developmental physiology, pharmacology, and infectious diseases to advance the field of pediatric developmental pharmacology. This Administrative Core will serve as the central coordinating and communication focal point for the UC San Diego (RPDP) Center. It will support the 3 main Projects, the 2 initial and all future pilot projects as well as the other 3 program Cores. This Core will promote communication and overall cohesiveness among the various Cores and Project investigators of the RPDP to ensure efficient operations and cross-fertilization of ideas between basic and clinical investigators. It will organize all internal meetings, track financial status of the program and construct all program reports for the NIH. It will develop a database for current relevant literature citations and distribute them to the RPDP Center investigators. The Administrative Core will coordinate the solicitation and selection process for Pilot Projects. Finally, it will also serve as the focal point for interactions with the NIH and other supported RPDP Centers and will coordinate any cross training activities between UC San Diego's RPDP Center and other RPDP Centers. The Administrative Core it will play a critical role in the ensuring the success in the program.
Efficient organization, administration and communication is essential for overall RPDP Center success. This is particularly true due to the translational nature of the research where clinical and basic scientific investigator interactions may require additional nurturing and support.
|Sampson, Mario R; Frymoyer, Adam; Rattray, Benjamin et al. (2014) Predictive performance of a gentamicin population pharmacokinetic model in neonates receiving full-body hypothermia. Ther Drug Monit 36:584-9|
|Tremoulet, Adriana; Le, Jennifer; Poindexter, Brenda et al. (2014) Characterization of the population pharmacokinetics of ampicillin in neonates using an opportunistic study design. Antimicrob Agents Chemother 58:3013-20|
|Sinko, William; Wang, Yang; Zhu, Wei et al. (2014) Undecaprenyl diphosphate synthase inhibitors: antibacterial drug leads. J Med Chem 57:5693-701|
|Le, Jennifer; Ngu, Becky; Bradley, John S et al. (2014) Vancomycin monitoring in children using bayesian estimation. Ther Drug Monit 36:510-8|
|Gonzalez, David J; Vuong, Lisa; Gonzalez, Isaiah S et al. (2014) Phenol soluble modulin (PSM) variants of community-associated methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) captured using mass spectrometry-based molecular networking. Mol Cell Proteomics 13:1262-72|
|Sakoulas, George; Rose, Warren; Nonejuie, Poochit et al. (2014) Ceftaroline restores daptomycin activity against daptomycin-nonsusceptible vancomycin-resistant Enterococcus faecium. Antimicrob Agents Chemother 58:1494-500|
|Autmizguine, Julie; Moran, Cassie; Gonzalez, Daniel et al. (2014) Vancomycin cerebrospinal fluid pharmacokinetics in children with cerebral ventricular shunt infections. Pediatr Infect Dis J 33:e270-2|
|Sakoulas, George; Okumura, Cheryl Y; Thienphrapa, Wdee et al. (2014) Nafcillin enhances innate immune-mediated killing of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus. J Mol Med (Berl) 92:139-49|
|Bayer, Arnold S; Mishra, Nagendra N; Sakoulas, George et al. (2014) Heterogeneity of mprF sequences in methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus clinical isolates: role in cross-resistance between daptomycin and host defense antimicrobial peptides. Antimicrob Agents Chemother 58:7462-7|
|Liu, Yan; Haste, Nina M; Thienphrapa, Wdee et al. (2014) Marinopyrrole derivatives as potential antibiotic agents against methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (III). Mar Drugs 12:2458-70|
Showing the most recent 10 out of 24 publications