26 Faculty/Mentors

Public Health

Lisa Barcellos, Professor
(1) Genetic, epigenetic and environmental exposure studies in autoimmune disease (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Identifying regulatory networks and potential targets of myopia using genome-wide expression profiling data (Full- no new appr needed)
Gertrude C. Buehring, Professor
(1) Investigation of a possible viral etiology of breast cancer (Full- no new appr needed)
Julianna Deardorff, Professor
(1) Early adversity shapes adolescent risk behavior trajectories in Mexican Americans (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) A Qualitative Exploration of Minority Stress and Psychosocial Resources among Trans, Genderqueer and Non-Binary Adolescents (Full- no new appr needed)
Binh Diep, Professor
(1) Novel Immunotherapies for Treatment of Invasive Staphylococcal Infections (Current Term Now Closed)
Lia Fernald, Professor
(1)  Cleaning data sets on Child Development in Latin America (Check back for status)
(2) Systematic review the impact of CCTs on child growth and development (Open)
(3) Common Application Software (CAS) India (Full- no new appr needed)
(4) Child Development in Bangladesh (Full- no new appr needed)
Brent Fulton, Associate Director
(1) Health Economics Research (Please Note: Only Project E is open during the extended application phase) (Check back for status)
Eva Harris, Professor
(1) Protection from dengue pathogenesis mediated by anti-NS1 antibodies (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Investigating Molecular Determinants of Flavivirus NS1 pathogenesis (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) Investigating molecular mechanisms of dengue virus NS1 disruption of the glycocalyx-like layer of human endothelial cells (Full- no new appr needed)
(4) Dengue Virus Nonstructural Protein 1 (NS1) Increases Endothelial Permeability in Vitro: Deciphering the Role of Intercellular Junction Proteins (Full- no new appr needed)
Denise Herd, Professor
(1) Changes in the Portrayal of Gender and Sexuality in Rap Music (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Racial Differences in Trends of Marijuana Use (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) Changes in Alcohol Use in Hispanic Youth (Open)
(4) The Role of Alcohol, Racial Differences in US Coming of Age Movies (Open)
Susan Ivey, Professor
(1) Exploring chlamydia screening and contraception disparities among low income patients in the SF Bay Area (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Colorectal cancer screening among South Asians in the Bay Area (Full- no new appr needed)
Barbara Laraia, Professor
(1) National Growth and Health Study (NGHS) Data and survey assistance (Current Term Now Closed)
Fenyong Liu, Professor
(1) Studies of Nucleic Acid-based Agents for Inhibition of Viral Replication (Current Term Now Closed)
Kristine Madsen, Professor
(1) Reducing obesity and sugary drink consumption: Policy, community, and economic approaches (Current Term Now Closed)
Mahasin Mujahid, Professor
(1) Rethinking School Lunch: Comprehensive School Meal Program Reform to Increase Equitable Access to Healthy Food, Establish Career Pathways in Sustainable Agriculture, and Improve Local Food Systems (Current Term Now Closed)
Amani Nuru-Jeter, Professor
(1) How do White and African American Women Experience Racial Discrimination: A Qualitative Inquiry (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) The Use of Race and Socioeconomic Position as Variables in Public Health an Epidemiologic Research: A Systematic Review (Open)
(3) Exploring the URM Pre-med Experience in the UC System (Full- no new appr needed)
(4) Today’s Experiences, Tomorrow’s Health: Exploring Gentrification and its Relation to Health from a Residential Perspective (Melody Esther Tulier) (Check back for status)
Emily Ozer, Professor
(1) Adolescent Health and Development Research (Full- no new appr needed)
Daniel Perlman, Director
(1) Pathways to Choice: Delaying Age of Marriage through Girl-Child Education in Niger and Northern Nigeria (Current Term Now Closed)
Le Phuoc, Professor
(1) HEAL Initiative Global Health Fellowship Program -- Book Project (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) HEAL Initiative Global Health Fellowship Program -- Mentorship Model Research (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) Homelessness and Adolescence (Full- no new appr needed)
Malcolm Potts, Professor
(1) Preventing the reversal of global health gains in the world’s most vulnerable region (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Designing combined rural advisory services to improve health and livelihoods in rural Sahel (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) Designing combined rural advisory services to improve health and livelihoods in rural Sahel (Current Term Now Closed)
Ndola Prata, Professor
(1) Rwanda Comprehensive Sexual and Reproductive Health Integration Project (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) E4D in West Africa (Full- no new appr needed)
Justin Remais, Professor
(1) Understanding environmental change and infectious diseases in developing countries (Open)
(2) Understanding how agrochemicals influence the transmission of global parasitic diseases (Open)
Marieka Schotland, Executive Director
(1) Innovations for Youth (i4Y): Adolescent health and wellbeing (Open)
George Sensabaugh, Professor
(1) Characterization of evolutionary relationships among strains of Staphylococcus saprophyticus at the genomic level. (Full- no new appr needed)
Charlotte Smith, Lecturer
(1) The UC Berkeley – Mapping the Human Right to Water Project (Current Term Now Closed)
Claire Snell-Rood, Professor
(1) Vulnerable Rural Grandparent-headed households: experiences and policy supports (Full- no new appr needed)
Karen Sokal-Gutierrez, Professor
(1) Hasilo Nepal: Children's Oral Health and Nutrition in Nepal (Full- no new appr needed)
Winston Tseng, Research Scientist
(1) Project Title: Community Wellness and Aspirations of Residents of SF Tenderloin District (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Social Determinants of Health Initiatives of the Native American Health Center (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) Pacific Islander Data Equity Project (Current Term Now Closed)
(4) Older Adults CareXc (Current Term Now Closed)