Awards - Grants & Scholarships - Current Recipients



Current Grants and Scholarship Recipients


Below are the 2017 Grants and Scholarships Recipients.


2017 CAREER DEVELOPMENT AWARD RECIPIENTS:
(Career Development Award Page)

2017 ISHLT Norman E. Shumway Career Development Award (supported by a gift from Enduring Hearts)

Nicole Valenzuela

Nicole Valenzuela, PhD, D(ABHI)
UCLA Immunogenetics Center, Los Angeles, CA, USA
Project: "Defining Tissue-Resident Endothelial Heterogeneity and Plasticity after Inflammatory Insult in Solid Organ Transplantation"
Enduring Hearts


2017 ISHLT Joel D. Cooper Career Development Award

keki balsara

Keki Balsara, MD
Washington University in St. Louis, St. Louis, MO, USA
Project: "Innate Immune Mechanisms of Myocardial Inflammation Following Transplantation"




2017 RESEARCH FELLOWSHIP GRANT AWARD RECIPIENTS:
(Research Fellowship Award Page)

Ramiro fernandez

Ramiro Fernandez, MD
Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL, USA
Project: "Lung-Restricted Antibodies Lead to Lung Allograft Rejection"



2017 ISHLT/Enduring Hearts Research Fellowship Grant

jane o

Jane O, MD
Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA, USA
Project: "En Bloc Donor Thymus Cotransplantation to Achieve Tolerance in Pediatric Heart Recipients"
Enduring Hearts


2017 ISHLT/O.H. FRAZIER AWARD IN MCS TRANSLATIONAL RESEARCH Sponsored by Medtronic
(Formerly the ISHLT/O.H. Frazier Award in MCS Translational Research Sponsored by HeartWare)
(Formerly the ISHLT/HeartWare Award for Translational Research in Mechanical Circulatory Support)

(ISHLT/HeartWare Award for Translational Research in Mechanical Circulatory Support Page)

Yasuhiro Shudo

Yasuhiro Shudo, MD, PhD
Stanford University School of Medicine
Project: "Nanotechnological Approach to Evaluate Myocardial Reverse Remodeling Following HeartWare Ventricular Assist Device Implantation"




2017 TRANSPLANT REGISTRY EARLY CAREER AWARD RECIPIENTS:
(Transplant Registry Early Career Award Page)

laith alshawabkeh

Laith Alshawabkeh, MD, MSc
Brigham & Women's
Boston Children's Hospital
Harvard Medical School
Boston, MA, USA
Project: "Panel Reactive Antibodies and Outcomes in Adults with Congenital Heart Disease Following Heart Transplantation"



yuka furuya

Yuka Furuya, MD
Washington University in St. Louis, St. Louis, MO, USA
Project: "Outcomes after Lung Transplantation in the Elderly"




Christian heim

Christian Heim, MD
University of Erlangen, Erlangen, Germany
Project: "CMV Donor Recipient Constellation in Adult Heart Transplantation: Risk Factor for Developing Cardiac Allograft Vasculopathy?"



Monique Robinson

Monique Robinson, MBBS, MRCP, DPhil
University Hospitals Cleveland Medical Center, Cleveland, OH, USA
Project: "Adults with Congenital Heart Disease: Who Benefits Most from Heart Transplantation? A Contemporary Analysis of the Clinical Outcomes for Adults with Congenital Heart Disease and the Development of a Risk Model Score"



Lorenzo zaffiri

Lorenzo Zaffiri, MD, PhD
Duke University, Durham, NC, USA
Project: "Predictors and Outcomes of Post-Transplant Lymphoproliferative Disorder in Lung Transplant Recipients in the ISHLT Registry"




2017 NHSAH RESEARCH GRANT RECIPIENTS:
(Nursing Research Grants Award Page)



Samantha Anthony, PhD, MSW
The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, ON, Canada
Project: "Improving the Care of Pediatric Thoracic Transplant Candidates and Recipients Through the Integration of Patient-Reported Outcomes into Clinical Practice"




2016 INTERNATIONAL TRAVELING SCHOLARSHIP RECIPIENTS:

Current scholarship recipients are posted on the International Traveling Scholarship webpage.



Current Grants and Scholarship Recipients


Below are the 2017 Grants and Scholarships Recipients.


2017 CAREER DEVELOPMENT AWARD RECIPIENTS:
(Career Development Award Page)

2017 ISHLT Norman E. Shumway Career Development Award (supported by a gift from Enduring Hearts)

Nicole Valenzuela
Nicole Valenzuela, PhD, D(ABHI)
UCLA Immunogenetics Center, Los Angeles, CA, USA
Project: "Defining Tissue-Resident Endothelial Heterogeneity and Plasticity after Inflammatory Insult in Solid Organ Transplantation"
Enduring Hearts


2017 ISHLT Joel D. Cooper Career Development Award

keki balsara

Keki Balsara, MD
Washington University in St. Louis, St. Louis, MO, USA
Project: "Innate Immune Mechanisms of Myocardial Inflammation Following Transplantation"


2017 RESEARCH FELLOWSHIP GRANT AWARD RECIPIENTS:
(Research Fellowship Award Page)

Ramiro fernandez

Ramiro Fernandez, MD
Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL, USA
Project: "Lung-Restricted Antibodies Lead to Lung Allograft Rejection"

2017 ISHLT/Enduring Hearts Research Fellowship Grant

jane oJane O, MD
Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA, USA
Project: "En Bloc Donor Thymus Cotransplantation to Achieve Tolerance in Pediatric Heart Recipients"
Enduring Hearts



2017 ISHLT/O.H. FRAZIER AWARD IN MCS TRANSLATIONAL RESEARCH Sponsored by Medtronic
(Formerly the ISHLT/O.H. Frazier Award in MCS Translational Research Sponsored by HeartWare)
(Formerly the ISHLT/HeartWare Award for Translational Research in Mechanical Circulatory Support)

(ISHLT/HeartWare Award for Translational Research in Mechanical Circulatory Support Page)

Yasuhiro Shudo

Yasuhiro Shudo, MD, PhD
Stanford University School of Medicine
Project: "Nanotechnological Approach to Evaluate Myocardial Reverse Remodeling Following HeartWare Ventricular Assist Device Implantation"


2017 TRANSPLANT REGISTRY EARLY CAREER AWARD RECIPIENTS:
(Transplant Registry Early Career Award Page)

laith alshawabkeh

Laith Alshawabkeh, MD, MSc
Brigham & Women's
Boston Children's Hospital
Harvard Medical School
Boston, MA, USA
Project: "Panel Reactive Antibodies and Outcomes in Adults with Congenital Heart Disease Following Heart Transplantation"

yuka furuya

Yuka Furuya, MD
Washington University in St. Louis, St. Louis, MO, USA
Project: "Outcomes after Lung Transplantation in the Elderly"

Christian heim

Christian Heim, MD
University of Erlangen, Erlangen, Germany
Project: "CMV Donor Recipient Constellation in Adult Heart Transplantation: Risk Factor for Developing Cardiac Allograft Vasculopathy?"

Monique Robinson

Monique Robinson, MBBS, MRCP, DPhil
University Hospitals Cleveland Medical Center, Cleveland, OH, USA
Project: "Adults with Congenital Heart Disease: Who Benefits Most from Heart Transplantation? A Contemporary Analysis of the Clinical Outcomes for Adults with Congenital Heart Disease and the Development of a Risk Model Score"

Lorenzo zaffiri

Lorenzo Zaffiri, MD, PhD
Duke University, Durham, NC, USA
Project: "Predictors and Outcomes of Post-Transplant Lymphoproliferative Disorder in Lung Transplant Recipients in the ISHLT Registry"


2017 NHSAH RESEARCH GRANT RECIPIENTS:
(Nursing Research Grants Award Page)


Samantha Anthony, PhD, MSW
The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, ON, Canada
Project: "Improving the Care of Pediatric Thoracic Transplant Candidates and Recipients Through the Integration of Patient-Reported Outcomes into Clinical Practice"

2016 INTERNATIONAL TRAVELING SCHOLARSHIP RECIPIENTS:

Current scholarship recipients are posted on the International Traveling Scholarship webpage.

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