RESEARCH GRANTS AWARDED

1978 - 2000
2000 - Present


1978 - 2000

1978 – 1980   German-Israeli Research Foundation (Minerva)
1980 – 1982
   Israel Academy of Sciences
1982 – 1983
   Israel Ministry of Technology
1988 – 1991
   Mt. Sinai Research Foundation ($ 80,000)
1988 – 1999
   Milwaukee Heart Research Foundation ($ 2,100,000)
1990 – 1992
   American Heart Association - Wisconsin Chapter ($ 100,000)
1990 – 1993
   American Heart Association, National ($ 115,000)
1992 – 1993
   Johnson and Johnson Company ($ 35,000)
1992 – 1993
   Medtronic, Inc. ($ 30,000)
1992 – 1994
   NATO Collaborative Grant ($ 5,000, CoPI)
1992 – 1996
   National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA, UG) ($ 640,000)
1993 – 1994
   University of Wisconsin Medical School Research Grant ($ 10,000)
1994 – 1995
   National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA, UL) ($ 20,000)
1994 – 1997
   American Heart Association, National ($ 132,000, CoPI)
1994 – 1996
   NATO Collaborative Grant ($ 7,500, CoPI)
1994 – 1995
   Mt. Sinai Medical Research Foundation ($ 10,000)
1995 – 1997
   Berlex Research Foundation ($ 51,500)
1995 – 1997
   Japanese Ministry of Technology Collaborative Grant, CoPI ($ 50,000)
1995 – 1998
   National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA. UL) ($ 171,000)
1996 – 1997
   National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA. UG), CoPI, ($ 180,000)
1997
              American Heart Association Wisconsin Affiliate ($ 30,000)
1998
              National Institutes of Health Conference Grant ( $ 17,000)
1998 –2000
   National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA. UL) ($ 150,000)
1998 –2000
   American Heart Association Wisconsin Affiliate, CoPI ($ 60,000)
1998 –2001
   American Heart Association, National Center ($ 165,000)
1998 –2002
   Berlex Research Foundation ($ 275,000) - National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA. UG), ($ 680,000)

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2001 - Present
2001 –2004   Berlex Research Foundation ($ 75,000)
2001 –2002
   Drexel/MCPHU Synergy Grant ($ 20,000)
2001 –2004
   Pennsylvania Nanotechnology Institute Tissue Engineering Initiative ($ 300,000)
2002 –2004
   Drexel Synergy Grants Nano-Neuro-Tissue Engineering ($ 40,000)
2003 –2006
   CoI, NSF Porogenic Freeform Farication/Tissue Engineering ( $ 300,000, J Zhou PI)
2003 –2007
   National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA. UG), ($ 800,000)
2004–2005
   Drexel Synergy Grant, Pulmonary Tissue Engineering ($ 20,000, CoPI)
2004–2006
   Nanotechnology Institute of SE Pennsylvania Tissue Engineering Initiative ($ 200, 000, PI)
2005–2006
   Nanotechnology Institute of SE Pennsylvania Plasma TE Engineering ($ 30,000, CoPI)
2004–2007
   Stein Family Foundation ($ 80,000, PI)
2005–2007
   National Institutes of Health R21 Grant ($ 250,000 CoPI)
2007–2008
   Nanotechnology Institute of SE Pennsylvania, Natural Protein Based Scaffolds ($ 30,000)
2007–2008
   Coulter Translational Research Foundation LCL Graft ($ 130,000, PI)
2007–2010
   National Science Foundation EWOL-based Scaffold Manufacturing ($ 700,000, CoPI)
2007–2012
   Drexel University College of Medicine, Surgical Tissue Engineering ($ 2,000,000, PI)
2008–2009
   Coulter Translational Research Foundation LCL Graft ($ 100,000, PI)
2008–2011
   National Science Foundation GOALI Smart Screw Manufacturing ($ 576,000 CoPI)
2008–2010
   Craig H. Neilsen Foundation Spinal Cord Tissue Engineering ($ 250,000 PI)
2008–2012
   PATRIC (Pennsylvania Advanced Textile Research and Innovation Center ($ 1,200,000, CoPI)
2009–2011
   Coulter Translational Research Foundation Alimentary Protein Scaffolds ($ 200,000, PI)
2009–2011
   National Science Foundation CCLI Educational Grant ($ 150,000, CoPI)
2009–2011
   National Science Foundation GOALI Nanodiamond Reinforced Smart Screw ($ 55,000, CoPI)
2009–2010
   National Science Foundation Mineralized Chitosan Scaffoldss for Bone TE ( $ 315,000, CoPI)
2009–2010
   National Institutes of Health R03 Noninvasive Monitoring of Cells in 3-D Scaffolds ($ 167,000 CoPI)
2010–2011
   Alvimedica SRA (LCL-Coated Stents) ($ 150,00, PI)
2010–2011
   PATRIC (Pennsylvania Advanced Textile Research and Innovation Center ($ 500,000, CoPI)
2010–2014
   NIH R01 Optimized Lung Stem Cell Derivatization ( 1,200,000, CoPI)

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