Previous Awardees

2014 Developmental Projects Program Awardees

Brian L. Schmidt, DDS, MD, PhD and Donna Albertson, PhD
Measuring the microbiome in oral cancer tissue blocks

Mario Cioce, MD, PhD and Harvey I. Pass, MD
A mechanism based approach to tumor chemoresistance

Susan Schwab, PhD
Homing Receptors in T Cell Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia


2013 Developmental Projects Program Awardees

Eva Hernando-Monge, PhD and Lara Mahal, PhD
Investigating the Role of Glycosylation in the Tropism of Melanoma Metastasis

Thomas Neubert, PhD and Dimitris Placantonakis, MD, PhD
Metabolic Triggers of Gliomagenesis

Jin Montclaire, PhD
Targeted Protein Derived Delivery Agents for Treatment of Metastatic Breast Cancers

Ramin Asgary, MD, MPH
Cervical Cancer Screening and Knowledge, Attitudes, and Practices in Regard to Pap Smear and HPV Infection among Homeless Women in New York City's Shelters


2012 Collaborative Director's Seed Grant and Collaborative Pilot Project Awardees

2012 Collaborative Director’s Seed Grant Awardees

Donna Shelley, MD, MPH and Scott Sherman, MD, MPH
Understanding the dissemination and implementation of smoking cessation treatment

2012 Collaborative Pilot Project Awardees

Yu Chen, PhD, MPH and Max Costa, PhD
A pilot study of global histone modifications and gastric premalignant lesions

Tomas Kirchhoff, PhD and David Polsky, MD, PhD
The discovery of high-penetrant disease-causing mutations in familial and multiple primary melanoma

Brian Dynlacht, PhD
The role of cilia assembly in pancreatic epithelial growth

George Miller, MD
Effect of the intestinal microbiome in promoting pancreatic carcinogenesis

John Carucci, MD, PhD
Defining the role of IL-22 in proliferation of squamous cell carcinoma in transplant recipients