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Office of the Vice President for Research

Monthly Grant Awards Report: April 2022

The Office of the Vice President for Research is pleased to share our monthly report listing new grant awards UofSC faculty researchers across the university system received between Friday, April 1 and Saturday, April 30, 2022. Please note that some awards received toward the end of that period might have missed the reporting cut-off. In such cases, the award will be listed in the next monthly report. Our office is proud to share these successes with the university research community. Please join us in congratulating our excellent researchers on their new grant awards.

Get the April 2022 New Grant Awards Report (pdf).


Summary of Large April 2022 Grant Awards

PI Name

PI College/Dept.

Award Title



Turner-McGrievy, Gabrielle Arnold School of Public Health - Health Prom., Educ. & Behavior Expanding the reach of the Nutritious Eating with Soul (NEW Soul) program: A Type 2 hybrid effectiveness-implementation trial National Hearth, Lung, and Blood Institute (NHLBI)/NIH $3,608,071.00 
Webb, Robert (Clinton) School of Medicine - Basic Science Research LRRC8 anion channels, superoxide and RhoA in diabetic erectile dysfunction National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases (NIDDK)/NIH $2,726,711.00 
Al-hasan, Majdi School of Medicine - Internal Medicine Perinatal HIV Prevention: Comprehensive Risk Counseling and Services, and HIV PrEP Uptake, and DIS Training SC Department of Health and Environmental Control (DHEC)/CDC $1,727,180.00 
Frizzell, Norma School of Medicine - Pharm., Physiology & Neuroscience Investigating Citric Acid Cycle Pertubations in Complex-I Deficient Mitochondrial Encephalopathy National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke (NINDS)/NIH $1,490,000.00 
Pirkle, William University of SC Aiken - AK Research Support Management, Recruitment, and Operation of the Savannah River Environmental Sciences Field Station, 2022. Battelle Savannah River Alliance, LLC (BSRA)/SRNL/DOE $585,449.00 
Kubinak, Jason School of Medicine - Path, Microbio. & Immunology BD FACSymphony A3 Cell Analyzer Office of the Director, National Institutes of Health (NIH) $513,281.00 
Peryshkov, Dmitry College of Arts and Sciences - Chemistry & Biochemistry Redox-Active Carborane Clusters for Metal-Free Bond Activation National Science Foundation (NSF) $456,907.00 
Bulusu, Subrahmanyam College of Arts and Sciences - School of Earth, Ocean & Env. Advancing Gulf of Mexico Operational Forecasting with Application to Fisheries, Industry Safety, and Natural Hazards (GOFFISH) Florida State University/NAS $400,000.00 
Moncrieft, Ashley Arnold School of Public Health - Applied Research & Evaluation (CARE) Evaluation of South Carolina Pediatric Mental Health Care Access - New Area Expansion Program South Carolina Department of Mental Health (SCDMH)/HRSA $287,625.00 
McLaurin, Kristen College of Arts and Sciences - Psychology Neurocognitive Impairments Resulting from Adolescent Prescription Opioid Use Disorder: Longitudinal Impact, Neural Mechanisms, and Comorbidities National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA)/NIH $262,289.00 

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