Grants

Category Health
Grants Made in 2015

American Cancer Society, Inc./Eastern Division

Amount
$325,000
Category
Health
Grants Made in
2015

For: Programs in the Northwest New Jersey Region-$75,000; National Home Office-Extramural Research support in immunotherapy-$250,000

American Diabetes Association Research Foundation, Inc.

Amount
$90,000
Category
Health
Grants Made in
2015

Toward a one-year, basic science award for Dr. Garcia-Ocana’s research to protect pancreatic beta cells to prevent or delay the onset of type 1 diabetes

American Federation for Aging Research

Amount
$50,000
Category
Health
Grants Made in
2015

For: Basic Research Grant Program

American Heart Association, Inc./Founders Affiliate

Amount
$50,000
Category
Health
Grants Made in
2015

Toward basic, biomedical cardiac and stroke research projects in New Jersey

Be the Match Foundation

Amount
$80,000
Category
Health
Grants Made in
2015

Toward the Scholars Program for the Study of Post-Transplant Complications

Cancer Research Institute, Inc.

Amount
$100,000
Category
Health
Grants Made in
2015

For: The Irvington Postdoctoral Fellowship Program

Children’s Hospital Corporation

Amount
$250,000
Category
Health
Grants Made in
2015

Toward the F.M. Kirby Neurobiology Center, specifically the Innovation and Education Fund

Christopher and Dana Reeve Foundation

Amount
$150,000
Category
Health
Grants Made in
2015

For: Support of Dr. Sam Pfaff’s and Dr. Chet Moritz’s collaborative work to identify, locate, and characterize the role of interneurons in the human spinal cord

Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory

Amount
$150,000
Category
Health
Grants Made in
2015

For: Start-up and operational support of the Preclinical Experimental Therapeutics facility

Crohn’s & Colitis Foundation of America, Inc.

Amount
$100,000
Category
Health
Grants Made in
2015

Toward two CCFA Research Fellowship Awards

Foundation for Morristown Medical Center, Inc.

Amount
$200,000
Category
Health
Grants Made in
2015

For: The expansion and facilities upgrade of the Inpatient Psychiatric Unit-$200,000 in 2014 and 2015; like amount for like use pledged for 2016

Hospital For Special Surgery

Amount
$100,000
Category
Health
Grants Made in
2015

For: Support of additional pilot projects aimed at better treatment and prevention of osteoarthritis

JDRF International

Amount
$175,000
Category
Health
Grants Made in
2015

Toward Beta Cell Restoration and Beta Cell Replacement research

Kennedy Krieger Institute

Amount
$150,000
Category
Health
Grants Made in
2015

Toward the upgrade of the Institute’s Motor Recovery Center

Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center

Amount
$175,000
Category
Health
Grants Made in
2015

Toward renewed support of the F.M. Kirby Foundation Brain Tumor Research Fund

Overlook Foundation

Amount
$60,000
Category
Health
Grants Made in
2015

Toward the purchase of three (3) RPXpress devices

Population Council, Inc.

Amount
$90,000
Category
Health
Grants Made in
2015

Toward direct costs only in Postdoctoral Training: Reproductive Biomedicine and Biomedical HIV Research

Rutgers University Foundation/Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey

Amount
$120,000
Category
Health
Grants Made in
2015

Toward the Translational Cancer Research Fellowship program

Rutgers University Foundation/Rutgers New Jersey Medical School

Amount
$160,000
Category
Health
Grants Made in
2015

For: Continued research for Synaptic Interactions: Formation and Plasticity (Stipend support for students and post-docs)

The Foundation Fighting Blindness, Inc.

Amount
$30,000
Category
Health
Grants Made in
2015

For: Retinal degenerative disease research funded through the Alan Laties Career Development Program

The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society, Inc./New Jersey Chapter

Amount
$200,000
Category
Health
Grants Made in
2015

Toward the Celator Project

The Rockefeller University

Amount
$150,000
Category
Health
Grants Made in
2015

Toward the purchase of microfabrication equipment for the Precision Fabrication Facility

The Skin Cancer Foundation, Inc.

Amount
$10,000
Category
Health
Grants Made in
2015

Yale University/School of Medicine

Amount
$200,000
Category
Health
Grants Made in
2015

Toward the CNNR Imaging Facility Capital Equipment Fund-$75,000

Total $3,165,000