Grants Received

Funds totaling $444,800 were recently received by the Mylan School of Pharmacy, the Bayer School of Natural and Environmental Sciences, and the School of Education.

  • Dr. Lauren O’Donnell, School of Pharmacy, $396,000, from the National Institutes of Health and National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke for Natural Stem/Progenitor Cell Fate: Pathology and Protection during CNS Infections.
  • Dr. Jennifer Aitken, Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, $8,800, from the Pittsburgh Conference on Analytical Chemistry and Applied Spectroscopy Society for Project SEED, a program for disadvantaged high school students. Funds received to date total $176,661.
  • The School of Education, $40,000, from The Heinz Endowments to provide tuition to fund master’s level study for the Heinz Fellows Program. The funds will be administered by Dean Olga Welch.