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Sponsor(s)HIP-ACTSI-CHOA Investigator-Initiated Seed Grants in Healthcare Innovation
Institution(s)Grady Health System, Emory University Rollins School of Public Health, Georgia Tech College of Computing, Emory University Nell Hodgson Woodruff School of Nursing, Emory University
Principal Investigator(s)Jennifer Foster, RN, PhD, Anne Dunlop MD, MPH, Michael Kramer, PhD, Sheila Isbell, MS, CS, Leanne West, MS
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Adjuvant chemotherapy for breast cancer in patients with schizophrenia
Sponsor(s)American Cancer Society,Emory University
Institution(s)Other, Emory University Rollins School of Public Health, Childrens Healthcare of Atlanta
Principal Investigator(s)Kathy Virgo, PhD
A shifting paradigm for patients with head and neck cancer: transoral robotic surgery (TORS
Sponsor(s)American Cancer Society
Institution(s)
Principal Investigator(s)Amy Y. Chen, MD, MPH
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Association between the availability of medical oncologists and receipt of chemotherapy
Sponsor(s)American Cancer Society
Institution(s)
Principal Investigator(s)Chunchieh "Anna" Lin, PhD, MBA
Association of insurance and race/ethnicity with disease severity among men diagnosed with prostate cancer, National Cancer Database 2004-2006
Sponsor(s)American Cancer Society
Institution(s)
Principal Investigator(s)Stacey A. Fedewa, MPH
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Automated Macular Pathology Diagnosis in 3-D Spectral..
Sponsor(s)UPMC Eye Center, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center
Institution(s)Georgia Institute of Technology
Principal Investigator(s)Jim Rehg, PhD
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Breast and colorectal cancer survivorship care barriers: Perceptions of US primary care physicians (PCPs) and medical oncologists (MOs) - SPARCCS
Sponsor(s)American Cancer Society
Institution(s)
Principal Investigator(s)Kathy Virgo, PhD
Breast Cancer Estrogen and Progesterone Receptor Status and Country of Origin in black women in the United States SEER
Sponsor(s)American Cancer Society
Institution(s)
Principal Investigator(s)Stacey A. Fedewa, MPH
Breast cancer patient surveillance after curative-intent primary treatment: Current practice patterns
Sponsor(s)American Cancer Society,Emory University
Institution(s)
Principal Investigator(s)Kathy Virgo, PhD
Changes in treatment for oropharyngeal cancer over time.
Sponsor(s)American Cancer Society,Emory University
Institution(s)
Principal Investigator(s)Amy Y. Chen, MD, MPH
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CHOA Hughes Spaulding - Sponsored GRA
Sponsor(s)HSOC Inc. - CHOA Hughes Spaulding
Institution(s)Georgia Institute of Technology
Principal Investigator(s)David Cowan, MSHS
Cholecystectomy in patients with prior ventriculoperitoneal shunts
Sponsor(s)American Cancer Society
Institution(s)
Principal Investigator(s)Kathy Virgo, PhD
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Collaborative Research: Computational Behavioral Science: Modeling, Analysis, and Visualization of Social and Communicative Behavior
Sponsor(s)National Science Foundation (NSF)
Institution(s)Georgia Institute of Technology
Principal Investigator(s)Jim Rehg, PhD
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Comorbidity and receipt of chemoRT vs surgery among laryngeal cancer patients
Sponsor(s)American Cancer Society,Emory University
Institution(s)
Principal Investigator(s)Amy Y. Chen, MD, MPH
Comorbidity and treatment for advanced stage laryngeal cancer - NCDB
Sponsor(s)American Cancer Society,Emory University
Institution(s)
Principal Investigator(s)Amy Y. Chen, MD, MPH
Compare comorbidities in NCDB to matched Medicare data: SEER-Medicare and NCDB
Sponsor(s)American Cancer Society
Institution(s)
Principal Investigator(s)Anthony S. Robbins, MD, PhD
Comparison of case counts and patient characteristics between NCDB and CINA Delux ¿ Other
Sponsor(s)American Cancer Society
Institution(s)
Principal Investigator(s)Anthony S. Robbins, MD, PhD
Data sources for cancer survivorship research: MEPS
Sponsor(s)American Cancer Society
Institution(s)
Principal Investigator(s)Kathy Virgo, PhD
Davita - Sponsored GRA
Sponsor(s)DaVita Inc.
Institution(s)Georgia Institute of Technology
Principal Investigator(s)David Cowan, MSHS
Defining Genomic Signatures for Aberrant DNA Methylation in Human Cancers
Sponsor(s)Emory University
Institution(s)Georgia Institute of Technology
Principal Investigator(s)Eva Lee, PhD
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Delays in adjuvant chemotherapy treatment among patients with breast cancer are more likely in African American and Hispanic populations: a national cohort study 2004-2006.
Sponsor(s)American Cancer Society
Institution(s)
Principal Investigator(s)Stacey A. Fedewa, MPH
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Disparities in stage at diagnosis and treatment among adult testicular germ cell tumor patients in the National Cancer Data Base
Sponsor(s)American Cancer Society
Institution(s)
Principal Investigator(s)Catherine Lerro, MPH
Evaluation and Design of Telemedicine for Screening of Diabetic Retinopathy
Sponsor(s)Veterans Administration (VA)
Institution(s)Georgia Institute of Technology
Principal Investigator(s)Nicoleta Serban, PhD
Evaluation of national aids fund initiatives
Sponsor(s)National Aids Fund
Institution(s)Emory University
Principal Investigator(s)Paula Frew, MPH, PhD
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Factors impacting staff nurse care coordination for hospitalized patients
Sponsor(s)Agency for Healthcare Research & Quality (AHRQ)
Institution(s)Emory University
Principal Investigator(s)Ingrid Duva, MN, BSN
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Follow-up of Acquired Brain Injuries in Preschool Children
Sponsor(s)Atlanta Charity Clays
Institution(s)Childrens Healthcare of Atlanta, Emory University
Principal Investigator(s)Juliet Haarbauer-Krupa PhD
Global patterns of esophageal, stomach and GE junction cancers
Sponsor(s)American Cancer Society
Institution(s)
Principal Investigator(s)Elizabeth Ward, PhD
Guideline adherence in the diagnosis and treatment of patients with non-small cell lung cancer (PCE)
Sponsor(s)American Cancer Society
Institution(s)
Principal Investigator(s)Kathy Virgo, PhD
H.S.I - Center for Pediatrics and Quality Outcomes
Sponsor(s)Children's Healthcare of Atlanta
Institution(s)Georgia Institute of Technology
Principal Investigator(s)Gregory Abowd, PhD
HCC: Medium: The Accessible Aquarium Project: Access to Dynamic Informal Learning Environments via Advanced Bio-Tracking and Adaptive Sonification
Sponsor(s)National Science Foundation (NSF)
Institution(s)Georgia Institute of Technology
Principal Investigator(s)Bruce Walker, PhD
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HIV Health Information Exchange (HIE)
Sponsor(s)Georgia Department of Public Health
Institution(s)Emory University
Principal Investigator(s)Kathleen Kinlaw
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Hospital characteristics predictive of surgery for non-small cell lung cancer
Sponsor(s)American Cancer Society,Emory University
Institution(s)
Principal Investigator(s)Kathy Virgo, PhD
Impact of health care reform legislation on uninsured and medicaid-insured cancer patients.
Sponsor(s)American Cancer Society
Institution(s)
Principal Investigator(s)Kathy Virgo, PhD
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Impact of Medicaid-enrollment status/timing on stage at diagnosis
Sponsor(s)American Cancer Society
Institution(s)
Principal Investigator(s)Kathy Virgo, PhD
Improved survival is associated with treatment at high volume teaching facilities for patients with advanced stage laryngeal cancer
Sponsor(s)American Cancer Society
Institution(s)
Principal Investigator(s)Amy Y. Chen, MD, MPH
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Insurance status, comorbidity level, and survival among colorectal cancer patients age 18 to 64 in the NCDB, 2003-05
Sponsor(s)American Cancer Society
Institution(s)
Principal Investigator(s)Anthony S. Robbins, MD, PhD
Insurance status and age are predictors of late stage at diagnosis among cervical cancer patients in the National Cancer Data Base
Sponsor(s)American Cancer Society
Institution(s)
Principal Investigator(s)Stacey A. Fedewa, MPH
Insurance status and racial differences in uterine cancer survival: A study of patients in the National Cancer Database.
Sponsor(s)American Cancer Society
Institution(s)
Principal Investigator(s)Stacey A. Fedewa, MPH
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Insurance status and survival among adolescents and young adults with cancer, ages 15-29
Sponsor(s)American Cancer Society
Institution(s)
Principal Investigator(s)Anthony S. Robbins, MD, PhD
Insurance status and survival disparities among nonelderly rectal cancer patients in the National Cancer Data Base.
Sponsor(s)American Cancer Society
Institution(s)
Principal Investigator(s)Anthony S. Robbins, MD, PhD
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Insurance status and survival disparities among nonelderly rectal cancer patients in the National Cancer Data Base.
Sponsor(s)American Cancer Society
Institution(s)
Principal Investigator(s)Anthony S. Robbins, MD, PhD
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Language and Literacy Outcomes of Preschool Children with Traumatic Brain Injuries
Sponsor(s)Georgia State University Language and Literacy Initiative
Institution(s)Childrens Healthcare of Atlanta
Principal Investigator(s)Juliet Haarbauer-Krupa PhD
Maternal and Newborn Health In Ethiopia Partnership (MaNHEP)
Sponsor(s)Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation
Institution(s)Emory University Nell Hodgson Woodruff School of Nursing
Principal Investigator(s)Lynn Sibley RN, PhD
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Mending the Public Safety Net: Improving Linkages Between CHCs and CMHCs
Sponsor(s)National Institutes of Health
Institution(s)Emory University
Principal Investigator(s)Benjamin Druss, MD, MPH
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MEPS cancer survivor enhancement: overview and potential uses
Sponsor(s)American Cancer Society
Institution(s)
Principal Investigator(s)Kathy Virgo, PhD
National Information Exchange Model (NIEM) Developmental Support
Sponsor(s)US Department of Justice/Bureau of Justice Assistance
Institution(s)Georgia Institute of Technology
Principal Investigator(s)John Wandelt, MS
Ovarian cancer patient surveillance after curative-intent initial treatment.
Sponsor(s)American Cancer Society
Institution(s)
Principal Investigator(s)Kathy Virgo, PhD
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Patterns of care of non-Hodgkins lymphoma
Sponsor(s)American Cancer Society,Emory University
Institution(s)
Principal Investigator(s)Amy Y. Chen, MD, MPH
Patterns of neo-adjuvant chemotherapy in ovarian cancer among stage II patients
Sponsor(s)American Cancer Society,Emory University
Institution(s)
Principal Investigator(s)Stacey A. Fedewa, MPH
Perceived and realized access to care and utilization in cancer survivors compared with individuals without cancer
Sponsor(s)American Cancer Society
Institution(s)
Principal Investigator(s)Kathy Virgo, PhD
Persistent disparities in liver transplantation for patients with hepatocellular carcinoma in the United States, 1998-2007
Sponsor(s)American Cancer Society
Institution(s)
Principal Investigator(s)Anthony S. Robbins, MD, PhD
Persistent disparities in liver transplantation for patients with hepatocellular carcinoma in the United States, 1998-2007
Sponsor(s)American Cancer Society
Institution(s)
Principal Investigator(s)Anthony S. Robbins, MD, PhD
Predictors of vague histological diagnosis in the National Cancer Data Base, 1998-2008
Sponsor(s)American Cancer Society
Institution(s)
Principal Investigator(s)Stacey A. Fedewa, MPH
Prostate Cancer Disease Severity and Country of Origin in black men in the United States SEER
Sponsor(s)American Cancer Society
Institution(s)
Principal Investigator(s)Stacey A. Fedewa, MPH
Race and ethnicity are associated with delays in breast cancer treatment
Sponsor(s)American Cancer Society
Institution(s)
Principal Investigator(s)Stacey A. Fedewa, MPH
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Racial, ethnic and socioeconomic health disparities among cancer survivors and informal caregivers.
Sponsor(s)American Cancer Society
Institution(s)
Principal Investigator(s)Kathy Virgo, PhD
Racial disparities in stage-specific colorectal cancer mortality rates, 1985-2007
Sponsor(s)American Cancer Society
Institution(s)
Principal Investigator(s)Anthony S. Robbins, MD, PhD
Referral patterns for colorectal cancer patients undergoing chemotherapy - SEER-Medicare
Sponsor(s)American Cancer Society
Institution(s)
Principal Investigator(s)Kathy Virgo, PhD
Reporting of quality initiatives for oral cavity cancer
Sponsor(s)American Cancer Society,Emory University
Institution(s)
Principal Investigator(s)Amy Y. Chen, MD, MPH
Sponsored GRA - DeKalb Medical Center - Revenue Cycle Department, Contracting and Process Improvement
Sponsor(s)DeKalb Medical Center
Institution(s)Georgia Institute of Technology
Principal Investigator(s)David Cowan, MSHS
Survival of oropharyngeal cancer - NCDB
Sponsor(s)American Cancer Society
Institution(s)
Principal Investigator(s)Amy Y. Chen, MD, MPH
Temporal trends in treatment of early and advanced laryngeal cancer in the United States, 1985-2007
Sponsor(s)American Cancer Society,Emory University
Institution(s)
Principal Investigator(s)Amy Y. Chen, MD, MPH
The association between state mandates of colorectal cancer screening coverage and colorectal cancer screening
Sponsor(s)American Cancer Society
Institution(s)
Principal Investigator(s)Kathy Virgo, PhD
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The association of insurance and stage at diagnosis among patients aged 55-74 in the National Cancer Database.
Sponsor(s)American Cancer Society
Institution(s)
Principal Investigator(s)Kathy Virgo, PhD
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The association of race/ethnicity, insurance status, and socioeconomic factors with breast cancer care.
Sponsor(s)American Cancer Society
Institution(s)
Principal Investigator(s)Kathy Virgo, PhD
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The B.R.A.I.N Program, A model for transition to adulthood for teens with acquired brain injuries
Sponsor(s)Raisin Hope Foundation
Institution(s)Childrens Healthcare of Atlanta
Principal Investigator(s)Juliet Haarbauer-Krupa PhD
The effect of pre-treatment patient characteristics on the allocation of treatment for advanced epithelial ovarian cancer
Sponsor(s)Emory University,American Cancer Society
Institution(s)
Principal Investigator(s)Stacey A. Fedewa, MPH
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The impact of healthcare reform on cancer patient
Sponsor(s)American Cancer Society
Institution(s)
Principal Investigator(s)Kathy Virgo, PhD
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Treatment of muscle invasive bladder cancer: Evidence from the National Cancer Database
Sponsor(s)American Cancer Society
Institution(s)
Principal Investigator(s)Stacey A. Fedewa, MPH
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Trends in esophageal cancer treatment-NCDB
Sponsor(s)American Cancer Society
Institution(s)
Principal Investigator(s)Stacey A. Fedewa, MPH
Trends in mortality from oral cavity and pharyngeal cancer in the United States by educational attainment 1993-2007
Sponsor(s)American Cancer Society,Emory University
Institution(s)
Principal Investigator(s)Amy Y. Chen, MD, MPH
Trends in stomach cancer treatment-NCDB
Sponsor(s)American Cancer Society
Institution(s)
Principal Investigator(s)Stacey A. Fedewa, MPH
Using cell phones as cognitive prosthesis to enhance memory and organization in teens with acquired brain injuires
Sponsor(s)Center for Pediatric Healthcare Technology Innovation (CPHTI)
Institution(s)Childrens Healthcare of Atlanta
Principal Investigator(s)Juliet Haarbauer-Krupa PhD


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