Pilot Projects Spring 2019

Congratulations to our Spring 2019 CACHET Pilot Grant Awardees:


Dr. Andre Kajdacsy-Balla (UIC): What is an environmentally relevant concentration of cadmium in diets and in vitro?  ICP-MS Award

Dr. Gokhan Mutlu (UofC): Analysis of metals in idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis. ICP-MS Award

Dr. Ian Papautsky (UIC): Validation and analysis of manganese in water and blood samples using ICP-MS at UIC. ICP-MS Award

Dr. Jayant Pinto (UofC) with Brisa Aschebrook (UofC), Jack Gilbert (UofC), Brenda Giles (UofC): Airborne Exposures and Airway Disease in Inner City Chicago Children. Idea Award

Dr. Kathryn L. Nagy (UIC): Metals in Air Particulates Collected at UIC since November 2017. ICP-MS Award

Dr. Loren Saulsberry (UofC) with Brisa Aschebrook (UofC): A Community Environmental Health Assessment in COMPASS. Young Investigator Award

Dr. Muhammad G. Kibriya (UofC) with Maria Argos (UIC): Molecular Profiling of Non-melanoma skin cancer (NMSC) in Arsenic-exposed Population. Idea Award

Dr. Victoria W. Persky (UIC) with Maria Argos (UIC): Relationships of toenail with soil measurements of metals in SE Chicago. Idea Award