Congratulations to the inaugural recipients of Research Alliance Fund for Transportation (RAFT). Part of the Research and Scholarship Strategic Plan, RAFT supports collaboration with colleagues from another campus through parking subsidies.
Claire Fellman, Clinical Sciences, Cummings
Collaborators: Annie Wayne (Cummings), Shira Doron (TUSM), and Kirthana Beaulac (TMC)
Project: Bringing antimicrobial stewardship concepts to companion animal veterinary medicine
Mitch McVey, Biology, Arts & Sciences
Collaborators: Jimmy Crott (HNRCA), Michael Malamy (TUSM), and Sarah Shnayder (AS&E, class of ’20)
Project: Investigating the effect of the microbiome on Drosophila intestinal inflammation and lifespan
Vicky Yang, Clinical Sciences, Cummings
Collaborators: Iris Jaffe (TUSM) and Howard Chen (TUSM)
Project 1: Credentialing a cross-species platform to investigate cancer therapy-associated cardiovascular toxicity
Project 2: Study of the effects of autophagic flux and apoptosis on extracellular vesicle-associated microRNA Expression in canine cardiomyocyte using novel autophagy detecting nanoparticle imaging
RAFT Applications for Fall 2019are now open!
Starting a collaboration with 1 or more colleagues from another campus? The OVPR would like to support your effort by offering up to 6 parking passes on a per semester basis. Please use this online form to tell us about the project or goal of the collaboration, how many times you would like to meet during the semester, and identify which campus or campuses where meetings will take place.