ATS Foundation Research Program Recipients

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2011 ATS Research Grant Recipients

PHA has contracted with the American Thoracic Society for administrative services for this program. -$25,000

*Pfizer, Inc. is providing funding to PHA for support of this program.

ahmad

Ferhaan Ahmad, MD, PhD, DCS

University of Pittsburgh
Assistant Professor of Medicine and Human Genetics
Cardiovascular Institute

mary beth

Mary Beth Brown, PhD, PT, ATC

Indiana University (Indianapolis)
Assistant Professor
Physical Therapy

ATS/Pulmonary Hypertension Association/Pfizer Research Fellowships in Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension-$50,000

*Co-funded by the Pulmonary Hypertension Association and Pfizer

cho

Won-Kyung Cho, MD

Yale University
Associate Research Scientist
Internal Medicine

ATS/Hermansky-Pudlak Syndrome Network Research Grant-$40,000

*Co-funded by the ATS Foundation and the Hermansky-Pudlak Syndrome Network

zhou

Yang Zhou, PhD

Yale University
Postdoc Associate
Internal Medicine

ATS/Pulmonary Hypertension Association/Pfizer Research Fellowships in Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension

*Co-funded by the Pulmonary Hypertension Association and Pfizer

kegan

Kazuyo Kegan, PhD

Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
Research Associate
Anasthesiology and Critical Care Medicine

ATS MECOR-$5,000

Funded by the ATS MECOR program

adeyemo

Adebolajo Adeyemo, MB.BS, MSc

University of Ibadan, Nigeria
Medical Research Fellow/Consultant ENT Surgeon

ayuk

Adaeze Ayuk, MB.BS, Sr. Registrar

University of Nigeria Teaching Hospital Enugu
Respiratory Pediatrician

adeniyi

Bamidele Adeniyi, MBChB, FWACP

Federal Medical Center, Owo, Ondo State, Nigeria
Consultant Chest Physician

yilmaz

Ozge Yilmaz, MD

Celal Bayer University (Manisa, Turkey)
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics

ATS/Pulmonary Fibrosis Foundation Research Grant-$40,000

*Funded by the Pulmonary Fibrosis Foundation

holland

Anne Holland, PhD

La Trobe University Australia
Clinical Chair in Physiotherapy, Alfred Health Clinical School
Physiotherapy

ATS/Coalition for Pulmonary Fibrosis/Pulmonary Fibrosis Foundation Research Grants- $40,000

*Co-Funded by the ATS, Coalition for Pulmonary Fibrosis, and Pulmonary Fibrosis Foundation Research Grants

guo

Jia Guo, MD, MS

University of Rochester
Research Assistant Professor of Medicine
Medicine

ATS/Merck Translational Research Grant in Asthma-$50,000

*Funded by Merck

cheung

Dorothy Cheung, MD

Medical College of Wisconsin
Assistant Professor
Pediatrics

ATS Unrestricted Grants- $40,000

*Funded by the ATS Foundation

lewkowich

Ian Lewkowich, PhD

Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center
Instructor
Immunobiology

haung

Howard Huang, MD

Washington University in St. Louis
Instructor in Medicine
Internal Medicine

ATS/Alpha-1 Foundation Research Grant- $40,000

*Co-funded by the ATS Foundation and the Alpha-1 Foundation

carrol

Tomas Carroll, MS, PhD

Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland
Associate Lecturer
Medicine

ATS/Foundation for Sarcoidosis Research Grant -$40,000

*Co-funded by the ATS Foundation and the Foundation for Sarcoidosis Research

hamzeh

Nabeel Hamzeh, MD

National Jewish Health
Assistant Professor
Internal Medicine

ATS/Children’s Interstitial Lung Disease Foundation-$40,000

*Co-funded by the ATS Foundation and the Children's Interstitial Lung Disease Foundation

iknomou

Laertis Iknomou, PhD

Boston University School of Medicine
Assistant Professor
Medicine

ATS Rare Disease Grant (Funded by the Nathan Cumming's Foundation)-$25,000

*Funded by the Nathan Cummings Foundation

izeludlow

Diego Ize-Ludlow, MD

University of Illinois-Chicago
Assistant Professor of Clinical Pediatrics    
Pediatrics

ATS/Respiratory Health Association of Metropolitan Chicago Research Grant- $40,000

*Co-funded by the ATS and the Respiratory Health Association of Metropolitan Chicago

lam

Ai (Anna) Lam, MD

Northwestern University
Instructor of Medicine
Medicine

ATS/Coalition for Pulmonary Fibrosis/Pulmonary Fibrosis Foundation Research Grants- $40,000

*Co-funded by the ATS Foundation, Coaltion for Pulmonary Fibrosis, and thePulmonary Fibrosis Foundation

sanders

Yan Sanders, MD, MS

The University of Alabama at Birmingham
Assistant Professor
Medicine

Last Reviewed: June 2016