Example Grants & Contracts

1. Improving Care Transitions for Acute Stroke Patients Through a Patient-Centered Home Based Case Management Program

Sponsor/Agency: Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI)

HRCC Involvement: Dr. Constantinos K. Coursaris

2. Breast Cancer and the Environment: Communication Core

Sponsor/Agency: National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences and the National Cancer Institute

HRCC Involvement: Charles Atkin, Kami Silk, Sandi Smith, Pam Whitten, and Brian Winn

3. Social Norms Approach to Reducing Extreme Drinking and Negative Consequences

Sponsor/Agency: National Social Norms Research Center

HRCC Involvement: Sandi Smith and Charles Atkin

4. Using the EPPM to Increase Hearing Protection Behaviors in Farmers, Auto Repair Workers, and Landscape Workers

Sponsor/Agency: Michigan State University Department of Occupational Medicine

HRCC Involvement: Sandi Smith

5.  The application of telecommunications technology in home hospice environments

Sponsor/Agency: HRSA Office for the Advancement of Telehealth

HRCC Involvement: Pamela Whitten

6.  Focused Research on Health and Risk Communication

Sponsor/Agency: MSU Health and Behavior Research Initiative II

HRCC Involvement: Charles Atkin, Sandi Smith, Frank Boster, Maria Lapinski, Hee Sun Park

7. Avian Influenza: Developing appropriate messages for hard-to-reach and underserved populations

Sponsor/Agency: Michigan Department of Agriculture

HRCC Involvement: Bonnie Bucqueroux and Steve Lacy

8. A Smart Device Based Depression Behavior Monitoring and Analytics Service for College Students Depression Management

Sponsor/Agency: National Science Foundation

HRCC Involvement: Jingbo Meng

9. Evaluate the Impact of Message Features and Network Structures on the Effectiveness of Social Media in Preventive Health Information Propagation

Sponsor/Agency: Trifecta Pilot Funding Award

HRCC Involvement: Jingbo Meng

10. Impact of Food Advergames Targeting Children on Dietary Behaviors

Sponsor/Agency: National Institutes of Health

HRCC Involvement: Elizabeth Quilliam

11. Hand Hygiene Promotion: An Essential Strategy for Preventing Foodborne Illness in Elementary Schools

Sponsor/Agency: US Department of Agriculture

HRCC Involvement: Maria Lapinski-Lafaive, Elizabeth Taylor Quilliam

12. Psychophysiological Responses to Alcohol Marketing on Social Media among Underage Minors: Policy Implications

Sponsor/Agency: Institute of Public Policy and Social Research

HRCC Involvement: Saleem Alhabash, Elizabeth Taylor Quilliam

13. United States National Institutes of Health: Study of Practices Enabling Implementation and Adaptation in the Safety Net

August 1, 2014-July 31, 2018.

HRCC Involvement: Dearing

14. United States National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, Superfund Research Program: Environmental, Microbial, and Mammalian Biomolecular Responses to AhR Ligands

August 1, 2014-March 30, 2019.

HRCC involvement:  Dearing, Zhuang, Cruz, Cox.

15. Canadian Institute for Health Research, Partnerships for Health System Improvement (PHSI): Advice Seeking Networks in Long Term Care

June 1, 2014-May 30, 2017.

HRCC Involvement:  Dearing, Meng.

16. Canadian Institute for Health Research, Partnerships for Health System Improvement (PHSI): Advice Seeking Networks in Long Term Care

June 1, 2014-May 30, 2017.

HRCC Involvement:  Dearing, Meng.

17. Environmental, Microbial, and Mammalian Biomolecular Responses to AhR Ligands

United States National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences

August 1, 2014-March 30, 2019,

HRCC Involvement: James Dearing

18. Advice Seeking Networks in Long Term Care

Canadian Institute for Health Research, Partnerships for Health System Improvement (PHSI)

June 1, 2014-May 30, 2017

HRCC Involvement: James Dearing

19. Translating Research in Elder Care

Canadian Institute of Aging

April 1, 2013-August 30, 2014

HRCC Involvement: James Dearing

20. Phase 2 Study of the Cancer Survivor Query System

United States National Cancer Institute

September 1, 2012 – August 31, 2013

HRCC Involvement: James Dearing

21. Implementing CHESS EHealth Breast Cancer Support in Population-Based Care

United States National Cancer Institute

July 1, 2011 – June 30, 2014

HRCC Involvement: James Dearing

22. Planning, Developing and Pilot-Testing a System to Assess Patient-Centered Communication in Cancer Care

United States National Cancer Institute

September 1, 2010 – August 31, 2011

HRCC Involvement: James Dearing

23. Increasing Parent Understanding of Cancer Treatment: Focusing on HoMeS

United States National Cancer Institute

September 1, 2010 – August 31, 2011

HRCC Involvement: James Dearing

24. Study of the Cancer Survivor Query System

United States National Cancer Institute,

September 1, 2010 – August 31, 2011

HRCC Involvement: James Dearing

25. A Dissemination and Implementation Narrative Video Library for Practitioners and Researchers

University of Michigan Center for Health Communication Research

September 1, 2010 – August 31, 2011

HRCC Involvement: James Dearing

26. Development of an Online Dissemination Planning Tool

United States National Cancer Institute

September 1, 2009 – August 31, 2011

HRCC Involvement: James Dearing

27. Diffusion of a Multi-State Quitline for Asian Language Smokers

United States Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

November 1, 2009 – October 30, 2012

HRCC Involvement: James Dearing

28. Development of an Online Dissemination Planning Tool

United States National Cancer Institute

September 1, 2009 – August 31, 2011

HRCC Involvement: James Dearing

29. Increasing Parent Understanding of Cancer Treatment: Focusing on HoMeS

United States National Cancer Institute

September 1, 2010 – August 31, 2011

HRCC Involvement: James Dearing

30. Study of the Cancer Survivor Query System

United States National Cancer Institute

September 1, 2010 – August 31, 2011

HRCC Involvement: James Dearing

31. Hopelessness in Racial Minority Patients with Coronary Heart Disease

Sparrow-MSU Center for Innovation and Research

HRCC Involvement: Sandi Smith

32. Evaluation of a Motivational Text Messaging Intervention to Reduce Hopelessness Through Physical Activity in Patients with Coronary Heart Disease

Trifecta Pilot Grant Award

HRCC Involvement: Sandi Smith

33. Celebration Drinking and Social Media

Trifecta Pilot Grant Award

HRCC Involvement: Sandi Smith

34. OHSP High School Safe Driving Project

Grant from State of Michigan, AAA Foundation, and Ford Motor Company Fund

HRCC Involvement: Sandi Smith

35. Pubertal High Fat Diet: Effects on Inflammation Mammary Development and Cancer

National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences

HRCC Involvement: Sandi Smith

36. University Donor Drive: Increasing donor registration through synchronized social identity and social networking

US DHHS Health Resources and Services Administration

HRCC Involvement: Sandi Smith

37. Community Outreach and Translation Supplement to Breast Cancer and the Environment

National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences

HRCC Involvement: Sandi Smith

38. Disseminating proven models for challenging the environment of high-risk drinking

U. S. Department of Education

HRCC Involvement: Sandi Smith

39. Focused Health and Risk Communication Research

Michigan State Health and Behavioral Research Initiative

HRCC Involvement: Sandi Smith

40. Development and testing of occupational hearing loss prevention messages

MSU College of Human Medicine

HRCC Involvement: Sandi Smith

41. Breast Cancer and the Environment Research Center

National Cancer Institute and National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences

HRCC Involvement: Sandi Smith

42. Development and evaluation of campaign to address celebratory drinking on college campuses

Social Norms Resource Center

HRCC Involvement: Sandi Smith

43. One Health: The Role of Emerging Communication Technology in Human Behavior

National Institutes of Health

8/1/2012 – 7/31/2016

HRCC Involvement: Maria Lapinski

44. Hand Hygiene Promotion: An Essential Strategy for Preventing Foodborne illness in Elementary Schools

USDA-NIFA

4/12-10/16

HRCC Involvement: Maria Lapinski

45. Eradicating Wild Polio Virus in Northern Nigeria: A Strategic Communication Approach.

World Health Organization

11/15/10 – 8/30/11

HRCC Involvement: Maria Lapinski

46. Improving Hygienic and Food Preparation Practices in Day Care Centers

United Stated Department of Agriculture, National Integrated Food Safety Initiative (NIFSI)

9/1/2008 – 8/2012

HRCC Involvement: Maria Lapinski

47. Risk Communication for Food Regulators and Emergency Responders

Michigan Department of Agriculture

HRCC Involvement: Maria Lapinski

48. Focused Health and Risk Communication Research

HBRI Internal Center Competition, MSU

HRCC Involvement: Charles Atkin, Sandi Smith, Franklin Boster, Hee Sun Park, Maria Lapinski

49. Adolescents’ Identification with Televised Portrayals of Male and Female Scientists

National Science Foundation

HRCC Involvement: Maria Lapinski

 

HRCC Health & Risk Communication Center