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Updated 5/1/18

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Abdullah, Shuaib Dallas, TXPrasugrel for prevention of early saphenous vein graft thrombosis Merit Review
Acierno, Ronald E Charleston, SCTreatment of Prolonged Grief Disorder in Combat Veterans Merit Review
Ahmad, Nihal Madison, WIRole of SIRT3 in melanoma development and progression Merit Review
Ahuja, Sunil San Antonio, TXCenter for Personalized Medicine: Systems of Biology of Inflammation and Immunity Program Project
Anthony, Donald D Cleveland, OHRole of ENPP2, immune activation and age on neoantigen response during HCV Merit Review
Armstrong, Ehrin Denver, COOptimization of Antiplatelet Therapy to Target Platelet-Monocyte Aggregates in Myocardial Infarction Merit Review
Ayers, Catherine San Diego, CACognitive Rehabilitation and Exposure Therapy for Veterans with Hoarding Disorder Merit Review
Babson, Kimberly Palo Alto, CAThe Impact of CBT-I on Cannabis Cessation Outcomes Career Development
Bachman, Katherine Nashville, TNMetabolic Effects of Natriuretic Peptide Hormones Career Development
Back, Sudie Charleston, SCCAP - Doxazosin in the Treatment of Co-Occurring PTSD and Alcohol Use Disorders Merit Review
Badr, M. Safwan Detroit, MISleep and Breathing in Patients With Spinal Cord Injury Merit Review
Bajaj, Jasmohan S Richmond, VABile Acids and Gut Microbiome in the Pathogenesis of Inflammation in Cirrhosis Merit Review
Baker, Joshua Philadelphia, PABody composition, bone structure, and joint damage in rheumatoid arthritis Career Development
Bangen, Katherine San Diego, CANeuroimaging and Vascular Correlates of Mild Cognitive Impairment Subtypes Career Development
Barnes, Sean Denver, COToward Optimizing Behavioral Markers of Suicide Risk Merit Review
Barrett, Terrence Lexington, KYThe role of Axin2+ stem cells in ulcer healing during colitis. Merit Review
Basmajian, Christine M Ann Arbor, MICross-talk between lung natural killer cells and dendritic cells in COPD Merit Review
Beckham, Jean C Durham, NCGenome-Wide Association Study of Suicidal Behavior in the Million Veteran Program Merit Review
Bedimo, Roger Dallas, TXRates and determinants of decreased bone health among HIV-infected patients Merit Review
Benson, Merrill D Indianapolis, INPathogenesis and Treatment of AA Amyloidosis Merit Review
Blackford, Jennifer Nashville, TNNeurobiological mechanisms underlying PTSD Merit Review
Blanc, Paul San Francisco, CAMilitary Service, Occupational Exposure, and Rheumatoid Arthritis Risk in Veterans Merit Review
Boland, Elaine Philadelphia, PAThe Role of Effort Discounting in the Link between Insomnia and Depression Career Development
Bollag, Wendy B Augusta, GAEpidermal Aquaporin-3 in Psoriasis Merit Review
Bomyea, Jessica San Diego, CACognitive Training as a Novel Neuroscience-based Treatment for PTSD Career Development
Borckardt, Jeffrey Charleston, SCDose Dependent Effects of tDCS on Post-Operative Pain Merit Review
Bowling, Christopher B Durham, NCTrajectories of Kidney Dysfunction in Older Adults with Chronic Kidney Disease Career Development
Boxer, Rebecca Denver, COEffects of Two Exercise Programs on Bone Strength and Architecture Pilot Study
Bradshaw, Amy Charleston, SCMacrophage Expression of SPARC Contributes to Pressure-Overload Dependent Change in Collagen Content and Myocardial Stiffness Merit Review
Britton, Peter Syracuse, NYMotivational Interviewing to Prevent Suicide in High Risk Veterans Career Development
Brody, Arthur San Diego, CANicotinic Acetylcholine Receptor Density and Veteran Cigarette Smokers Merit Review
Budinger, G. R.Scott Chicago, ILAssessing the role of metabolism in monocyte to macrophage differentiation in pulmonary fibrosis Merit Review
Burdick, Katherine E Bronx, NYNeurocognitive Heterogeneity in Patients with Psychosis _ A Dimensional Approach Merit Review
Byers, Amy L San Francisco, CASuicidal Behavior and Suicide in Older Veterans Merit Review
Callaghan, Brian C Ann Arbor, MIOptimizing the approach to headache neuroimaging Merit Review
Canales, Muna Gainesville, FLSleep Disorders and Risk of ESRD, Death and Poor QOL in Veterans with CKD Career Development
Carlsson, Cynthia M Madison, WIImpact of Icosapent Ethyl on Alzheimers Disease Biomarkers in Preclinical Adults Merit Review
Chakravorty, Subhajit Philadelphia, PAThe Efficacy of CBT-I in Alcoholics & Its Effects on Remission & Relapse Career Development
Chan, Edward D Denver, COHow Does Nicotine Impair Macrophage Killing of Mycobacterium Tuberculosis?  Merit Review
Chang, Eric Y San Diego, CAQuantitative Magnetic Resonance Imaging of Human Rotator Cuff Tendon Merit Review
Chao, Herta H West Haven, CTADT and brain dysfunction in prostate ca: the effects of age & neural plasticity Merit Review
Chao, Linda L San Francisco, CALongitudinal assessment of Gulf War veterans with suspected Sarin exposure Merit Review
Chao, Linda L San Francisco, CAPilot Test of Telephone-Delivered Cognitive Behavioral Therapy for Insomnia for Veterans with Gulf War Illness Pilot Study
Chiamvimonvat, Nipavan Sacramento, CAMetabolomics study in patients post myocardial infarction Merit Review
Chirgwin, John Indianapolis, INRole of Osteocytes in Myeloma Bone Disease Merit Review
Cho, Monique E Salt Lake City, UTThe role of functional iron deficiency in systemic complications of CKD Merit Review
Chowdhuri, Susmita Detroit, MIPathophysiology-Guided Therapy for Sleep Apnea in the Elderly Merit Review
Chung, Christine B San Diego, CAUltrashort TE MR Imaging of Femorotibial Cartilage Merit Review
Cifu, David X Richmond, VACENC- Longitudinal Cohort Study Merit Review
Clegg, Daniel O Salt Lake City, UTA Pilot Trial to Assess Low-Intensity Ultrasound in Osteoarthritis Merit Review
Cohen, Eric P Baltimore, MDMitigation of Radiation Pneumonitis and Fibrosis Merit Review
Cohen, Noam A Philadelphia, PATaste Receptor Genetics, The Sinonasal Microbiome and Chronic Rhinosinusitis Merit Review
Cook, Dane B Madison, WIPost exertion malaise in GWI_Brain autonomic and behavioral interactions Merit Review
Cook, Dane B Madison, WIImpact of exercise training on pain and brain function in Gulf War Veterans Merit Review
Cook, Jessica Madison, WIBehavioral Activation for Smoking Cessation in Veterans with PTSD Merit Review
Cornier, Marc A Denver, COAppetite Regulation in Older-Aged Obese Individuals Pilot Study
Curtis, Jeffrey L Ann Arbor, MIModulation of Steroid Suppression by Alveolar Macrophage Efferocytosis Merit Review
Dahle, Sara Sacramento, CABeta Adrenergic Antagonist For The Healing of Chronic Diabetic Foot Ulcers Merit Review
D'Alessio, David Durham, NCRegulation of insulin Secretion by the GLP-1 Receptor Merit Review
Damrauer, Scott Philadelphia, PAPrecision Cardio-Metabolic Phenotyping for Genetic Discovery and Risk Prediction Career Development
Davidson, Dena Temple, TXRCT of Duloxetine & Pregabalin for the treatment of Gulf War Illness in Veterans Merit Review
Dedert, Eric Durham, NCCombined Smoking Cessation and Cognitive Processing Therapy for PTSD Career Development
DeFronzo, Ralph A San Antonio, TXSGLT2 INHIBITION AND STIMULATIION OF ENDOGENOUS GLUCOSE PRODUCTION Merit Review
Delano-Wood, Lisa M San Diego, CALinking Injury Severity to Brainstem White Matter Integrity: A Tractography Study Merit Review
DELGADO, CYNTHIA San Francisco, CAThe Effects of Frailty on Chronic Kidney Disease Career Development
Dell'italia, Louis J Birmingham, ALThe Chymase Angiotensin-(1-12) Axis in Heart Disease Merit Review
Donahue, James Baltimore, MDSurgical Studies on the Role of MicroRNAs in Esophageal Cancer Merit Review
Drekonja, Dimitri M Minneapolis, MNSeven vs. 14 Days Treatment for Male Urinary Tract Infection Merit Review
Driver, Jane A Boston, MAInvestigating the link between cancer and neurodegenerative disease Merit Review
Dronkers, Nina F Sacramento, CANeural Predictors of Recovery from Auditory Comprehension Deficits in Aphasia Merit Review
Dronkers, Nina F Sacramento, CAQuantitative automated lesion detection (QALD) in moderate and severe TBI Merit Review
Dubinett, Steven M West Los Angeles, CAClinically Actionable Neoantigens in Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer Merit Review
Dunbar, Kerry Dallas, TXReflux-Induced Oxidative DNA Damage Repair Early in Barrett's Carcinogenesis Merit Review
Dunn, Julia P St. Louis, MOInsulin Resistance and Reward Signaling in Obesity Career Development
Edmonds, Emily San Diego, CACognitive and Biomarker Profiles of Accurate and Inaccurate MCI Diagnosis Career Development
Elman, Igor Dayton, OHGambling Disorder: Neuroimaging of Reward and Anti-Reward Circuitry Merit Review
El-Serag, Hashem Houston, TXPREVALENCE AND PREDICTORS OF NONALCOHOLIC FATTY LIVER DISEASE (NAFLD) IN VETERANS Merit Review
Epling-Burnette, Pearlie K Tampa, FLMolecular Mechanisms of Immune Therapy for Bone Marrow Failure Merit Review
Esterman, Michael S Boston, MANeural Mechanisms of Attention in PTSD and Comorbid TBI Career Development
Esterman, Michael S Boston, MADefining biotypes of PTSD with resting-state connectivity Merit Review
Falvo, Michael J East Orange, NJPulmonary Vascular Dysfunction after Deployment-Related Exposures Merit Review
Fanous, Ayman Brooklyn, NYConvergent Genetic and Genomic Analyses of Schizophrenia Merit Review
Feagins, Linda A Dallas, TXRisk of Post-Polypectomy Bleeding with Prophylactic Hemoclipping Merit Review
Field, Jessica B Pittsburgh, PAEmphysema and Inflammatory Biomarkers and Risk of Osteoporosis in Men with COPD Merit Review
Flory, Janine D Bronx, NYGlucocorticoid functioning in OEF/OIF/OND Veterans with mTBI and PTSD Merit Review
Ford, Judith M San Francisco, CARescuing the ruminating brain: Identifying biomarkers of rumination and mindfulness through concurrent EEG and fMRI studies of schizophrenia and depression Merit Review
Fournier, Christina N Decatur, GANovel Prediction Tools for Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis Career Development
Fox, Peter T San Antonio, TXCAP - Consortium to Alleviate PTSD - STVHCS Neuroimaging Core Merit Review
Frech, Tracy M Salt Lake City, UTSystemic sclerosis (SSc) vasculopathy: Improved clinical monitoring and treatment Merit Review
Freedman, Robert Denver, CONicotinic Receptors and Schizophrenia Merit Review
Fryer, Susanna L San Francisco, CAMultimodal Neural Investigation of Reward Processing in Schizophrenia Career Development
Gallagher, Catherine L Madison, WILongitudinal MRI in Preclinical Parkinson Disease Merit Review
Galor, Anat Miami, FLNEUROPATHIC PAIN: A CRITICAL MISSING PIECE IN DRY EYE? Merit Review
Garvey, W. Timothy Birmingham, ALMechanisms of Insulin Resistance in Diabetes Merit Review
Gattoni-Celli, Sebastiano Charleston, SCVitamin D3 Supplementation for Low-Risk Prostate Cancer: A Randomized Trial Merit Review
Gaughan, Colleen Philadelphia, PAIntraoperative Imaging of Pulmonary Adenocarcinoma Merit Review
Gilkeson, Gary S Charleston, SCRole of Gut Microbial Translocation in Initiating Autoimmunity Merit Review
Gilkeson, Gary S Charleston, SCSex Differences in Gut Permeability; Impact on Autoimmunity Merit Review
Ginsberg, Jay P Columbia, SCHRV Biofeedback in Pain Patients: Pilot Intervention for Pain, Fatigue & Sleep Merit Review
Golding, Amit Baltimore, MDInvestigation of Regulatory T Cells in Veterans with Rheumatologic Disease Career Development
Goldstein, Ronald H Boston, MATadalafil for Pulmonary Hypertension Associated with Chronic Lung Disease Merit Review
Goodman, Marianne Bronx, NYGroup (“Project Life Force”) vs. Individual Suicide Safety Planning RCT Merit Review
Gottlieb, Daniel J Boston, MAOxygen versus PAP for treatment of sleep apnea in chronic heart failure Merit Review
Green, Michael F West Los Angeles, CASocial Processing Systems in Veterans with Schizophrenia: Identifying Deficits in Brain Activation and Network Organization Merit Review
Greenland, John San Francisco, CAImmune Mechanisms of Large-airway Lymphocytic Bronchitis Career Development
Gros, Daniel Charleston, SCTransdiagnostic Psychotherapy for Veterans with Mood and Anxiety Disorders Career Development
Haghighi, Fatemeh G Bronx, NYDNA Methylation and Inflammatory Signatures Associated with Suicide Risk and Treatment in US Veterans Merit Review
Haghighi, Fatemeh G Bronx, NYIdentifying Bio-signatures of Suicidal Subtypes in Veterans Merit Review
Hamblen, Jessica White River Junction, VTCBT for PTSD in Veterans with Co-Occurring Substance Use Disorders Merit Review
Hanlon, Eugene B Bedford, MAOptical spectroscopy to diagnose Alzheimer and Lewy body dementia Merit Review
Harle, Katia San Diego, CABayesian modeling of mood-driven decision biases for predicting clinical outcome Career Development
Harriff, Melanie Portland, ORImpact of COPD on Lung-Resident MAIT Cell Frequency, Function and Recognition of Bacterial Infection Merit Review
Harrington, Deborah L San Diego, CACognition in Parkinson's Disease Merit Review
Harrington, Deborah L San Diego, CACognition in Parkinson's Disease Merit Review
Hauger, Richard L San Diego, CAClinical Manipulation of Testosterone and Its Impact on Dementia and Health Merit Review
Hazlett, Erin A Bronx, NYNeurobiology of Affective Instability in Veterans at Low and High Risk for Suicide Merit Review
Hendrickson, Rebecca Seattle, WANoradrenergic biomarkers in PTSD: precision medicine & mechanisms Career Development
Hill, William D Augusta, GABad to the Bone: Age-related Increases in Serum SDF-1 Leads to Bone Loss with Age Merit Review
Hoffman, William F Portland, ORNeurobiology of Alcohol and Nicotine Co-Addiction Merit Review
Hollifield, Michael Long Beach, CAAcupuncture for PTSD in Combat Veterans Merit Review
Horan, William P West Los Angeles, CAMechanisms of Negative Symptoms in Veterans with Schizophrenia Merit Review
Horan, William P West Los Angeles, CAAffective Neuroscience of Motivation in Schizophrenia and Bipolar Disorder Merit Review
Houchen, Courtney W Oklahoma City, OKCirculating Biomarkers for the Detection of Human Liver Diseases Merit Review
Huang, Mingxiong San Diego, CANeuroimaging Investigation of mTBI and its Potentiation of PTSD in Veterans Merit Review
Hummel, Scott L Ann Arbor, MIDietary Prevention of Heart Failure in Hypertensive Metabolic Syndrome Merit Review
Hung, Adriana M Nashville, TNDysmetabolism of Chronic Kidney Disease and Vascular Health Merit Review
Inslicht, Sabra S San Francisco, CASex Differences in Fear Conditioning: Mechanisms of Risk and Resilience for PTSD Merit Review
Inslicht, Sabra S San Francisco, CASuvorexant: A Dual Orexin Receptor Antagonist for Treating Sleep Disturbance inPosttraumatic Stress Merit Review
Ioannou, George N Seattle, WADoes screening for HCC reduce HCC-related mortality in HBV-infected Veterans? Merit Review
Isseroff, Rivkah Sacramento, CAA comparative efficacy study: treatments of non-healing diabetic foot ulcers Merit Review
Jacobs, Jonathan P West Los Angeles, CAModulation of the Intestinal Microbiome in Obesity by a High Protein Diet Career Development
Jahchan, Carol West Los Angeles, CAEvaluating Two Types of Cognitive Training in Veterans with Schizophrenia Career Development
James, Lisa M Minneapolis, MNBiomarkers of Posttraumatic Stress Disorder and Resilience in Women Veterans Merit Review
Janoff, Edward N Denver, COImpact of HIV-1 and Aging on Mucosal Vaccine Responses Merit Review
Jaramillo, Carlos A San Antonio, TXCAP - Randomized Clinical Trial of Cognitive Behavior Therapy for Posttraumatic Headache Merit Review
Jensen, Dennis West Los Angeles, CABlood Flow Monitoring to Prevent Post-Polypectomy Induced Ulcer Bleeding. Merit Review
Jiang, Feng Baltimore, MDEarly detection of lung cancer in Veterans Merit Review
Jimenez, Amy M West Los Angeles, CADisrupted Neural Connectivity in Empathy Deficits in Schizophrenia Career Development
Johnson, James R Minneapolis, MNE. coli ST131 and Intestinal Colonization Merit Review
Johnson, James R Minneapolis, MNGut reservoir of E. coli ST131 Merit Review
Jovanovich, Anna Denver, COPhosphate Lowering to Treat Vascular Dysfunction in Chronic Kidney Disease Career Development
Kachadourian, Lorig West Haven, CTMindfulness Treatment for Anger in Veterans with PTSD Career Development
Kampman, Kyle M Philadelphia, PAPharmacogenetic Study of Opioid Agonist Treatments in MVP Merit Review
Kaplan, David E Philadelphia, PAB-Cell Dysregulation in Cirrhosis due to Chronic Hepatitis C Infection Merit Review
Kearney, David J Seattle, WAA trial of Loving-Kindness Meditation and Cognitive Processing Therapy for PTSD Merit Review
Kheradmand, Farrah Houston, TXInnate and acquired immune responses in human COPD Merit Review
Kheradmand, Farrah Houston, TXRegulation of Innate and Acquired Immunity in Human COPD and Emphysema Merit Review
Kimbrel, Nathan A Durham, NCNonsuicidal Self Injury in Veterans Merit Review
Kinlay, Scott Brockton, MARationalizing Duration of Dual Antiplatelet Therapy After Coronary Stenting Merit Review
Klein, Robert F Portland, ORMetformin and Muscle in Insulin-resistant Older Veterans Service Directed Research Program
Klemm, Dwight J Denver, COAge- and Sex-associated Production of Adipocytes from Bone Marrow Stem Cells Pilot Study
Klimas, Nancy G Miami, FLA Translational Medicine Approach to Gulf War Illness: From Cells to Therapy Merit Review
Klimas, Nancy G Miami, FLA Randomized, Double-blind Placebo-controlled Phase III Trial of Coenzyme Q10 in Gulf War Illness Merit Review
Klimas, Nancy G Miami, FLWomen v Men with GWI: Differences in Computational Models and Therapeutic Targets Merit Review
Kohno, Milky Portland, ORBrain Function and Connectivity in Methamphetamine Dependence: The Link to Neuroinflammation and the Effects of Ibudilast Career Development
Kondo, Douglas Salt Lake City, UTClinical and Imaging Biomarker Trial of Uridine for Veterans with Suicidal Ideation Merit Review
Kotagal, Vikas Ann Arbor, MICardiovascular Risk Factors and Rapid Disease Progression in Parkinson Disease Career Development
Krystal, John Harrison West Haven, CTCAP-Ketamine for antidepressant resistant PTSD Merit Review
Lad, Shivanand P Durham, NCEvaluation of Efficiency and Selectivity of a Novel Computational Model of Spinal Cord Stimulation for Chronic Pain Merit Review
Lal, Brajesh K Baltimore, MDAsymptomatic Carotid Stenosis: Cognitive Function and Plaque Correlates - 2 Merit Review
Lang, Ariel J San Diego, CAMechanisms of Change in Yoga and Physical Activity for Veterans Merit Review
Lederer, Eleanor D Louisville, KYSystems biology approach to the management of chronic kidney disease-mineral bone disorder Merit Review
Lee, Cathy C West Los Angeles, CATestosterone, Inflammation and Metabolic Risk in Older Veterans Merit Review
Lee, Eugene Sacramento, CARole of RhoA in small AAA growth Merit Review
Leeman, Beth A New York, NYHippocampal oscillations, interictal discharges, and memory formation Career Development
Lehavot, Keren Seattle, WAEvaluation of Web-Based CBT for Women Veterans with PTSD Career Development
Lehrner, Amy Bronx, NYBiological and Psychological Correlates of Sexual Dysfunction in PTSD Career Development
Leung, Felix W Sepulveda, CAProspective RCT of Water exchange (WE) vs. WE plus Cap-Assisted Colonoscopy Merit Review
Li, Zhaoping West Los Angeles, CAEffects of Broccoli Sprout Extract on Allergic Rhinitis Merit Review
Liangpunsakul, Suthat Indianapolis, INMechanistic-based biomarkers of abusive alcohol consumption Merit Review
Liberzon, Israel Ann Arbor, MICAP-Neurobiological Predictors and Mechanisms in Exposure Therapy for PTSD Merit Review
Lindheimer III, Jacob B Madison, WIAcute exercise tolerance among Veterans with Gulf War Illness Career Development
Litz, Brett T Boston, MACAP-Assessment Core Boston Merit Review
Loflin, Mallory San Diego, CACannabidiol as an Adjunctive to Prolonged Exposure for the Treatment of PTSD Career Development
Lohr, James B San Diego, CAAccelerated Aging among Veterans with PTSD Merit Review
Luzina, Irina Baltimore, MDDistinct regulation of pulmonary inflammation by isoforms of Interleukin-33 Merit Review
Mallampalli, Rama K Pittsburgh, PATargeting F-box protein 048 in acute lung injury Merit Review
Mannon, Peter J Birmingham, ALThe Role of Microbial Antigen-Specific T Cells in Crohn's disease Merit Review
Martin, Wade H St. Louis, MOArm Exercise versus Pharmacologic Stress Testing for Clinical Outcome Prediction Merit Review
Marx, Christine E Durham, NCBiomarker Candidates in Gulf War Veterans: A 10-year Follow-up Investigation Merit Review
Marx, Christine E Durham, NCComplementary Neurosteroid Intervention in Gulf War Veterans Illnesses (GWVI) Merit Review
Massion, Pierre P Nashville, TNPhenotypic heterogeneity in small cell lung cancer. Merit Review
Mateika, Jason H Detroit, MIIntermittent hypoxia initiated plasticity in humans: A multi-pronged therapeutic approach to treat sleep apnea and overlapping co-morbidities. Merit Review
Mateika, Jason H Detroit, MICircadian Modulation of Breathing Stability and Respiratory Plasticity Merit Review
Mathew, Sanjay J Houston, TXKetamine for Treatment Resistant Late-Life Depression Merit Review
May, James M Nashville, TNFailure of the glutamate uptake-ascorbic acid exchange drives seizure susceptibility and severity Merit Review
McAndrew, Lisa East Orange, NJCognitive Rehabilitation for Gulf War Illness Merit Review
McGlinchey, Regina Brockton, MAStructural & Functional Brain Alterations Related to Adolescent Binge Drinking Merit Review
Mehta, Ashish J Decatur, GAAlcohol abuse, oxidative stress, and zinc deficiency in lung disease Career Development
Melby, Spencer J St. Louis, MOContribution of Inflammation and Oxidative Stress in Pericardial Fluid to Postoperative Atrial Fibrillation After Cardiac Surgery Merit Review
Melrose, Rebecca J West Los Angeles, CANeural Networks in Cognitive Aging Merit Review
Mikuls, Ted R Omaha, NEEnvironmental Factors and Autoantibody Expression in Rheumatoid Arthritis Merit Review
Miles, Shannon R Tampa, FLCAP - Using Emotion Regulation to Decrease Aggression in Veterans with PTSD Merit Review
Miller, Mark W Boston, MAMagnetic Resonance Spectroscopy and Genetic Analysis of Oxidative Stress in OEF/OIF Veterans with PTSD and TBI Merit Review
Monach, Paul Boston, MALow Dose Naltrexone for Chronic Pain in Osteoarthritis and Inflammatory Arthritis Merit Review
Monto, Alexander San Francisco, CAOptimizing Hepatitis C Therapies and Predicting Liver Disease Outcomes Merit Review
Moradi, Hamid Long Beach, CAHDL function and mortality in end stage renal disease Career Development
Morey, Rajendra A Durham, NCBrain Systems for Fear Generalization and Threat Processing in PTSD Merit Review
Morris, Andrew J Lexington, KYLysophosphatidic acid and cardiovascular disease risk Merit Review
Murphy, Adam B Chicago, ILBiological & Environmental Mediators of Vitamin D and Aggressive Prostate Cancer Career Development
Murphy, Michael Indianapolis, INMesenchymal stem cells induce regulatory T cells in patients with aortic aneurysm Merit Review
Myers, Catherine East Orange, NJAcquisition and Expression of Avoidance: Computational Modeling and Human Studies Merit Review
Naeser, Margaret A Boston, MATranscranial, Light-Emiting Diode (LED) Therapy to Improve Cognition in GWVI Merit Review
Nambi, Vijay Houston, TXBiomarker guided therapies in Stage A/B Heart Failure Merit Review
Nickols, Nicholas G West Los Angeles, CASystemic and Tumor-Directed Therapy for Oligometastatic Prostate Cancer Merit Review
Niculescu, Alexander Indianapolis, INBlood Biomarkers for Psychosis: Specificity vs Overlap with Mood Disorders Merit Review
Niles, Barbara L Boston, MANovel Interventions for Gulf War Veterans' Illnesses Merit Review
Niswender, Kevin D Nashville, TNDietary carbohydrate effects on GERD in obese Veterans:nutritional or hormonal? Merit Review
Niznikiewicz, Margaret Brockton, MANeurophysiological and MRI Studies of Schizophrenia Merit Review
Norman, Sonya San Diego, CAIntegrated Alcohol Disorder and PTSD Treatment Merit Review
Norrholm, Seth D Decatur, GANeurobiological Correlates of Fear in Veterans with Military Sexual Trauma Merit Review
Nyunoya, Toru Pittsburgh, PARole of DNA Repair in COPD Merit Review
O' Rourke, Robert W Ann Arbor, MIExtracellular matrix-adipocyte metabolic crosstalk and diabetes Merit Review
Oates, James C Charleston, SCTargeting Pathogenic Endothelial Dysfunction in Systemic Lupus Erythematosus Merit Review
Ormseth, Michelle Nashville, TNFunctional impact of HDL transport of microRNA in rheumatoid arthritis Career Development
Oslin, David W Philadelphia, PATopiramate Treatment of Alcohol Use Disorder in African Americans Merit Review
Padula, Claudia B Palo Alto, CANeural Circuitry Underlying Alcohol Use Disorders in Men and Women Veterans Career Development
Pagulayan, Kathleen Seattle, WANeuroimaging and cognitive correlates of repetitive blast-related mTBI Career Development
Park, Jeanie Decatur, GAMechanisms of Sympathetic Overactivity in Post-traumatic Stress Disorder Merit Review
Pennington, David L San Francisco, CANeural Links of Approach Bias Modification in Heavy Drinking Veterans Career Development
Peskind, Elaine R Seattle, WAMultimodal Biological Assessment of Gulf War Illness Merit Review
Peterson, Alan P San Antonio, TXCAP - Consortium to Alleviate PTSD - STVHCS Coordinating Center Merit Review
Peterson, Alan P San Antonio, TXImage-guided, Robotically Delivered Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation (irTMS) for Combat-Related PTSD: a Double-Blind, Randomized, Placebo-Controlled Clinical Trial Merit Review
Peterson, Alan P San Antonio, TXCAP - Maximizing Outcomes with Intensive Treatments for Combat-Related PTSD Merit Review
Peterson, Alan P San Antonio, TXCAP - Consortium to Alleviate PTSD - STVHCS Data and Statistics Core Merit Review
Peterson, Alan P San Antonio, TXCAP - Multi-Couple Group Intervention for PTSD Merit Review
Peterson, Alan P San Antonio, TXCAP - A Behavioral Economic Analysis of PTSD Using Ecological Momentary Assessment Merit Review
Peterson, Alan P San Antonio, TXCAP - Treatment of Comorbid Sleep Disorders and PTSD Merit Review
Petrakis, Ismene L West Haven, CTOptimal Treatment of Veterans with PTSD and Comorbid Opiate Use Disorder (OUD) Merit Review
Phan, K. Luan D Chicago, ILNeurocognitive Function and Post-Traumatic Stress in OEF/OIF/OND Veterans Merit Review
Philip, Noah S Providence, RIPTSD and the Default Network: Developing Imaging Phenotypes Career Development
Phillips, Lawrence S Decatur, GADiabetic Complications and Genetic Variants in the Million Veterans Program Merit Review
Pineles, Suzanne Boston, MAAn electrophysiological predictor of SSRI response in Veterans with PTSD Merit Review
Platanias, Leonidas C Chicago, ILSignaling Pathways and Therapeutic Targeting of Leukemic Cells Merit Review
Pohl, Heiko White River Junction, VTAssociation of Colonoscopy and Colorectal Cancer Mortality in the VA Population Merit Review
Postlethwaite, Arnold E Memphis, TNThe Vitamin D-Gelsolin-S1P Axis in Rheumatoid Arthritis Merit Review
Postolache, Teodor Baltimore, MDToxoplasma gondi, the kynurenine pathway, and suicidal behavior in veterans Merit Review
Pragman, Alexa A Minneapolis, MNEvaluation of the Oral and Lung Microbiota and Inflammation in Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease Frequent Exacerbators Career Development
Prasad, Bharati Chicago, ILTargeted Treatment of Obstructive Sleep Apnea to Reduce Cardiovascular Disparity Career Development
Prchal, Josef T Salt Lake City, UTHIF-Mediated Detrimental Consequences of Chronic Intermittent Hypoxia Merit Review
Prior, Steven J Baltimore, MDExercise training, CACs, and vascular function in older veterans with IGT Merit Review
Prodan, Calin I Oklahoma City, OKStroke and Coated-Platelets - A Translational Research Initiative Merit Review
Ramnath, Nithya Ann Arbor, MIInfluence of T Cell Clonality on PD-1 Blockade in Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer Merit Review
Raphael, Kalani L Salt Lake City, UTInvestigations of the optimum serum bicarbonate level in renal disease Career Development
Raphael, Kalani L Salt Lake City, UTAcid-base balance and kidney, bone, and muscle health in Veterans with preserved renal function Merit Review
Reinhard, Matthew J Washington, DCCAM in Veterans with Gulf War Illnesses Merit Review
Renshaw, Perry F Salt Lake City, UTBrain Chemistry and Altitude in Bipolar Disorder Merit Review
Renshaw, Perry F Salt Lake City, UTBrain Bioenergetic Response to Hypoxic Stress in Bipolar Disorder Merit Review
Reusch, Jane E Denver, COCardiovascular Mechanisms of Exercise Intolerance in Diabetes and the Role of Sex Merit Review
Richards, Anne San Francisco, CAA Study of Sexual Dimorphism in PTSD-Related Sleep Disturbance: A Focus on REM Career Development
Roghmann, Mary-Claire Baltimore, MDPreventing Diabetic Foot Ulcers through Manipulating the Skin Microbiota Merit Review
Rondina, Matthew Salt Lake City, UTPlatelet Reprogramming During Inflammation Merit Review
Roodman, Garson D Indianapolis, INRole of Gfi-1 in Myeloma Bone Disease Merit Review
Rosen, Allyson C Palo Alto, CAMRI Analysis of Coil Position to Improve the rTMS Treatment of Depression Merit Review
Rosenthal, Ann K Milwaukee, WIANK-dependent ATP efflux causes calcium pyrophosphate deposition in cartilage Merit Review
Roumie, Christianne Nashville, TNEffectiveness of Hypoglycemic Medications Among Veterans with CKD Merit Review
Rubenstein, Joel Ann Arbor, MIValidation and Extension of the Michigan Barretts Esophagus pREdiction Tool (M-BE Merit Review
Safdar, Nasia Madison, WIExamining the gut microbiota in Veterans with Gulf War Illness Pilot Study
Salas, Ramiro Houston, TXMultimodal Imaging of Reward Brain Centers in Tobacco Smoking Veterans Merit Review
Salinsky, Martin C Portland, ORPsychogenic Non-epileptic Seizures in U.S. Veterans Merit Review
Samadani, Uzma Minneapolis, MNCerebral Atrophy, Anticoagulants, and the Risk for Chronic Subdural Hematoma Merit Review
Sanders, Paul W Birmingham, ALLow Molecular Weight Protein Nephrotoxicity Merit Review
Sankari, Abdulghani Detroit, MIPathogenesis of Sleep Disordered Breathing in Spinal Cord Injury Patients Career Development
Scott, James C Philadelphia, PANeural Response to Cognitive Overload in Posttraumatic Stress Disorder Career Development
Seelye, Adriana Minneapolis, MNNovel Ecologically Valid Markers of Cognitive and Functional Decline to Improve Early Detection, Diagnosis, and Monitoring of Mild Cognitive Impairment and Alzheimer’s disease in Aging Veterans Pilot Study
Segal, Mark S Gainesville, FLFrequent, Low-Dose Erythropoietin: A Mechanistic Approach to Mitigate Adverse Cardiovascular Effects of Erythropoietin Therapy in Patients with Chronic Kidney Disease Merit Review
Shah, Binita New York, NYAnti-inflammatory therapy during percutaneous coronary intervention Career Development
Shaukat, Aasma B Minneapolis, MNWho benefits from colon cancer screening? Analysis of three clinical trials Merit Review
Shenton, Martha E Brockton, MAMR Brain Diffusion Tensor Imaging in Schizophrenia Merit Review
Shiroma, Paulo R Minneapolis, MNIntravenous Sub-anesthetic Ketamine Treatment in Treatment-Resistant Depression Merit Review
Shive, Carey Cleveland, OHRole of IL-6 and IL-1b in immune dysfunction during aging, HIV, and HCV infection Career Development
Shoback, Dolores M San Francisco, CANovel Combination Therapy for Osteoporosis in Men Merit Review
Shorter, Daryl I Houston, TXPharmacogenetic Trial of Noradrenergic Medication for Treatment of Cocaine Abuse Career Development
Shukla, Ashutosh M Little Rock, ARHydroxychloroquine for the Management of CVD in CKD Merit Review
Silver, Richard F Cleveland, OHParenchymal and airway CD4 T cells in protection against pulmonary tuberculosis Merit Review
Silverman, Jeremy M Bronx, NYCardiovascular RF and Successful Cognitive Aging in Very Old Male Veterans Merit Review
Simmons, Alan N San Diego, CANeurobehavioral Substrates Of Combat Stress: A Follow-Up Study Merit Review
Simmons, Alan N San Diego, CAAnti-depressant response in neurobiologically defined psychiatric veteran groups Merit Review
Singh, Satish K Boston, MAOptical Spectroscopy in the Management of Colorectal Neoplasia Merit Review
Sirich, Tammy L Palo Alto, CANew Solutes to Assess Kidney Disease Career Development
Slatore, Christopher Portland, ORLung Cancer Screening: Building Blocks for Effective Implementation & Partnership Merit Review
Sloan, Denise M Boston, MAGroup CBT for Chronic PTSD: RCT with Veterans Merit Review
Smith, Christine San Diego, CAFunctional and Structural Neuroanatomy of Past Remembrance Merit Review
Smith, Christopher P Houston, TXOnabotulinumtoxinA (onaVoNT-A) vs Oral Tamsulosin for PBH & LUTS (#02-10-10-05) Merit Review
Smith, Eric G Bedford, MAAssessing Actigraphy-Determined Movement Variability as a Novel Objective Marker of Suicidal Ideation and Behavior Risk in Veterans and Its Role in Integrated Suicide Risk Assessment Merit Review
Sorg, Scott F San Diego, CANeurocircuitry of Prospective Memory in Veterans with Mild Traumatic Brain Injury Career Development
Soufer, Robert West Haven, CTPTSD and Incident Cardiovascular Disease Risk in OIF/OEF Veterans Merit Review
Spanakis, Ilias Baltimore, MDContinuous Glucose Monitoring in Insulin Treated Hospitalized Veterans with DM2 at Higher Risk for Hypoglycemia Merit Review
Spencer, Kevin M Brockton, MANeurophysiological Studies of Visual Perception in Schizophrenia Merit Review
Spencer, Kevin M Brockton, MASpontaneous EEG Activity in Psychosis Merit Review
Sponheim, Scott R Minneapolis, MNQuantitative Modeling of Visual Perception Endophenotypes in Schizophrenia Merit Review
Squire, Larry R San Diego, CAThe Neuropsychology of Memory Merit Review
Stauffer, Christopher San Francisco, CA6-week trial of oxytocin for co-occurring cocaine and opioid use disorders Career Development
Stein, Thor D Bedford, MAThe neuropathology of mild traumatic brain injury in Alzheimer's disease Merit Review
Stein, Thor D Bedford, MAThe neuropathology of mild traumatic brain injury in Alzheimer disease Merit Review
Streeter, Chris C Bedford, MAA Randomized Control Trial Treating Depression with Yoga and Coherent Breathing Versus Walking in Veterans Merit Review
Streja, Elani Long Beach, CALipid Profiles and Management in Veterans with Chronic Kidney Disease Career Development
Strigo, Irina A San Francisco, CANeurobehavioral Correlates of Pain in Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) Merit Review
Strigo, Irina A San Francisco, CAExamination of mu opioid mediated pain vulnerability in combat mild Traumatic Brain Injury Merit Review
Su, Laura Philadelphia, PADefining how Microbes Drive Abnormal T Cell Responses in Rheumatoid Arthritis Merit Review
Sullivan, Danielle R Boston, MANeural Metabolic Stress in mTBI and PTSD Career Development
Sultzer, David L West Los Angeles, CACholinergic Receptors in Aging and Early Alzheimer's Disease: Longitudinal Change Merit Review
Sun, Yang Palo Alto, CAShedding light on glaucoma: optogenetics regulation of ciliary phosphoinositides Merit Review
Swick, Diane Sacramento, CAFrontal Lobe Injury and Executive Control of Cognition and Emotion Merit Review
Swick, Diane Sacramento, CAFrontal Lobe Injury and Executive Control of Cognition and Emotion Merit Review
Szabo, Steven T Durham, NCNeurosteroids in PTSD - Biomarkers to Therapeutics Career Development
Tannock, Lisa R Lexington, KYThe association of SAA with apoB lipoproteins affects cardiovascular risk Merit Review
Thielke, Stephen M Seattle, WACholinesterase inhibitor discontinuation Merit Review
Thompson-Hollands, Johanna Boston, MAAn adjunctive family intervention for individual PTSD treatment Career Development
Townsend, Andrea Spadoni San Diego, CANeural Mechanisms of a Novel Psychotherapy in Veterans with PTSD and Alcoholism Career Development
Townsend, Andrea Spadoni San Diego, CANeuromarkers of Treatment for Comorbid Posttraumatic Stress Disorder and Alcohol Use Disorder Merit Review
Travers, Jeffrey B Dayton, OHIGF-1 and the initiation of non-melanoma skin cancer Merit Review
Tregellas, Jason Denver, COReducing Hippocampal Hyperactivity and Improving Cognition in Schizophrenia Merit Review
Treiman, Gerald S Salt Lake City, UTHigh-Resolution, Motion-corrected 3D Cine MRI of Carotid Plaque Merit Review
Turken, And Sacramento, CAWhite matter pathway disconnection and cognitive control impairments in stroke Merit Review
Turner, Matthew J Indianapolis, INRole of keratinocyte-derived cytokines in epidermal injury and atopic dermatitis Career Development
Twamley, Elizabeth San Diego, CACognitive Rehabilitation for Older Veterans with Mild Cognitive Impairment Merit Review
Tzeng, Edith Pittsburgh, PAXanthine oxidoreductase in impaired diabetic wound healing. Merit Review
Uprichard, Susan L Hines, ILEzetimibe as a Safe and Efficacious Treatment for Chronic Hepatitis C Merit Review
Vassy, Jason L Boston, MAClinical safety and efficacy of pharmacogenetics in Veteran care Career Development
Verfaellie, Mieke Boston, MAFuture-Oriented Cognition in PTSD Merit Review
Verfaellie, Mieke Boston, MAValue-Based Decision-Making Following Medial Temporal Lobe Lesions Merit Review
Villareal, Dennis T Houston, TXTestosterone Replacement to Augment Lifestyle Therapy in Obese Older Veterans Merit Review
Walter, Nicholas Denver, COBlood Expression Profiles as a Biomarker for Responses to Tuberculosis Treatment Career Development
Wang, Gary Gainesville, FLDefining omic-signatures in recurrent Clostridium difficile infection Merit Review
Webb, Nancy R Lexington, KYHDL Remodeling in Metabolic Syndrome Merit Review
Wesson, Jeffrey A Milwaukee, WIIDENTIFYING KEY PROTEINS IN CALCIUM OXALATE KIDNEY STONE FORMATION USING STONE MATRIX PROTEOMICS Merit Review
Westerink, Maria A Charleston, SCImmune response to pneumococcal vaccination in aging renal transplant recipients Merit Review
White, Donna L Houston, TXSex hormones and HCV-related liver disease progression Merit Review
Wierenga, Christina E San Diego, CACognitive and Brain Changes in Preclinical Alzheimer's Disease Merit Review
Wierenga, Christina E San Diego, CACognitive and Brain Changes in Preclinical Alzheimer's Disease Merit Review
Williamson, Douglas E Durham, NCCAP - Genetic and Epigenetic Alterations as Biomarkers for PTSD Diagnosis Merit Review
Williamson, Douglas E Durham, NCCAP - Consortium to Alleviate PTSD- STVHCS Biomarkers & Genomics Core Merit Review
Wilson, Peter W Decatur, GAPrediction of CVD Risk in Veterans Merit Review
Wingo, Aliza P Decatur, GAGenome-wide association study of resilience Career Development
Wolf, Erika J Boston, MAPTSD-Related Accelerated Aging in DNA Methylation and Risk for Metabolic Syndrome Merit Review
Woolley, Joshua San Francisco, CAMechanisms and Effects of Oxytocin on Social Cognition in Schizophrenia Career Development
Wylie, Glenn East Orange, NJExamination of Cognitive Fatigue in Gulf War Illness Using fMRI Merit Review
Wylie, Glenn East Orange, NJExamination of Cognitive Fatigue in Gulf War Illness Using Functional Magnetic Resonance Imaging Merit Review
Yaffe, Kristine San Francisco, CACENC - Chronic Effects of Neurotrauma Consortium (CENC) Epidemiology Study Merit Review
Yehuda, Rachel Bronx, NYEvaluation of Glucocorticoid-Related Prognostic and Diagnostic PTSD Biomarkers Merit Review
Yoon, Gihyun West Haven, CTKetamine for The Rapid Treatment of Major Depression and Alcohol Use Disorder Merit Review
Yoshor, Daniel Houston, TXMultisensory Processing of Human Speech Measured with msec and mm Resolution Merit Review
Young, M. Rita I Charleston, SCDysregulated Immune State in PTSD Contributes to Microglial Inflammation Merit Review
Youngstedt, Shawn D Phoenix, AZInfluence of Exercise, Weight Loss, and Exercise Plus Weight Loss on Sleep Apnea Merit Review
Zabetian, Cyrus P Seattle, WAGenetic Movement Disorders: Etiologies and Pathogeneses Merit Review
Zhou, QIQI Gainesville, FLSomatic Hypersensitivity in Veterans with IBS Merit Review
Zhou, Qiqi Gainesville, FLMechanisms of Gulf War Illness Merit Review
Zorick, Todd West Los Angeles, CACitalopram Effects on Craving and Dopamine Receptor Availability in Alcoholics Career Development

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