Current/Active Grants

P30 AG21332 Kritchevsky (PI)        NIH/NIA
Claude D. Pepper Older Americans Independence Center
The major goals of this project are the developing, testing and dissemination of effective therapies for the treatment and prevention of physical disability from chronic diseases in later life.

Donald W. Reynolds Foundation Grant  Atkinson (PI)
Comprehensive Program to Strengthen Physicians' Training

K01 AG-033652-01A2 NIH/NIA    Brinkley (PI)
Cardiac Imaging of Thoracic Fat and Aortic Stiffness in Older High Risk Patients

R01 AG15820  NIH/NIA  Delbono (PI)
Age-Dependent Regulation of Excitation-Contraction Coupling

R01 AG/AR13934  Delbono (PI)  NIH/NIA
Single Skeletal Muscle Fiber Impairment with Aging

R21AG033385 Delbono (PI)   NIH/NIA
FBT-PET Study of Aging Skeletal Muscle

R01 AG020583-06 Nicklas (PI)   NIH/NIA 
Loss of Fat Tissue and Functional Responses to Exercise in Older, Obese Adults

K01 AG030506 (Houston, PI) NIH/NIA
Vitamin D Status, Related Gene Polymorphisms, and Physical Function in Elders

2U01AG024904-06 (K. Sink, PI)   NIH/NIA
Alzheimer's Disease Neuroimaging Initiative (ADNI). Dr. Sink is the PI at Wake Forest University.

NIH/NIA (Subcontract w/Univ of Florida) (K. Sink, PI)
LIFE-M Study Sleep and Cardiopulmonary Function Measures and ECG

Alzheimer's Association (K. Sink, PI)
A.D. Aware: Mentally Stimulating Activities for Treatment of Apathy in Early Stage Alzheimer's

R01  AG033087  (Kritchevsky, PI) NIH/NIA
Intentional Weight Reduction and Physical and Cognitive Function

R01  AG033087-04S1  (Kritchevsky, PI)  NIH/NIA
Intentional Weight Reduction and Physical and Cognitive Function (Admin Suppl)

R01 HL093713 (Nicklas, PI)  NIH/NHLBI
Effect of fat loss on functional and cardiovascular benefits of aerobic exercise

BK33 (Houston, Field Center PI)       Abbott Nutrition, Abbott Laboratories
Evaluation of an oral nutritional supplement containing AN 777 in older hospitalized patients

U01 AG022376 Williamson (WFU PI)     NIH/NIA (subcontract w/Univ of Florida)
Physical exercise to prevent disability pilot cognition study (LIFE Cognition Study)

U01 AG022376 Kritchevsky (WFU PI)   NIH/NIA (subcontract w/Univ of Florida)
Physical Exercise to Prevent Disability Pilot Study (The LIFE Study)

T32 AG033534 Kritchevsky (PI)    NIH/NIA
Training Program in Gerontological and Geriatric Medicine

R01 AG023629-04A2 Newman (PI)    NIH/NIA (subcontract w/Univ. of Pittsburgh)
Kritchevsky (WFSM PI)
Exceptional Aging Trajectories to Function (CHS All Stars)

R21 AR062284-01A1 Kritchevsky (Co-PI)    NIH/NIAMS
Vitamin K, Knee Osteoarthritis, and Physical Function in Older Adults

Protocol I1Q-MC-JDDJ (Williamson, PI)         Eli Lilly and Company
A Phase 2 Randomized Study to Investigate the Efficacy and Safety of LY2495655 Versus Placebo in Older Patients Who Have Fallen Recently and Have Muscle Weakness 

R21HL097252   Nicklas (PI)   NIH/NIA
Intervening on spontaneous physical activity to prevent weight regain in women

John A. Hartford Foundation Center on Excellence in Geriatric Medicine

NIA ACCORDION Grant

SPRINT-MIND CC (Williamson co-PI)

ACCORD-MIND CC (Williamson PI)

GACA AWARDS to Callahan and Watkins

 

Quick Reference

Resources for Referring Physicians
Physician's Access Line

336-716-7654

Find A Doctor Ways to Give
Last Updated: 01-16-2014
USNWR 2013-2014Magnet Hospital RecognitionConsumer Choice2014 Best DoctorsJoint Commission Report

Disclaimer: The information on this website is for general informational purposes only and SHOULD NOT be relied upon as a substitute for sound professional medical advice, evaluation or care from your physician or other qualified health care provider.