College of Public Health students graduating

Current Grants

Who Grant Was Awarded To Name of Grant Date Active Description of Grant Role Total Amount Awarded
Dr. Ty Borders Editorship, The Journal of Rural Health 5/1/09-4/30/2015 N/A   $55,000 per Year
Dr. Ty Borders Rural and Urban African Amercan Cocaine Users' Perceived Need for Care 7/1/2010-4/30/2015 The overarching objective of this mixed methods study is to further understand rural vs. urban differences in African American cocaine users' perceived need for and access to drug abuse treatment and HIV testing.   $1,508,118
Dr. Angela Carman Public Health Management Consultant/Facilitator Jan 2014 - Present Working with local health departments, hospitals and other community partners to complete Community Health Assessments, Community Health Improvement Plans, Strategic Plans, Teamwork Development and other management issues   N/A
Dr. Angela Carman Trainer/Facilitator Sep 2010-Present Facilitation/Consulting in Kentucky Counties   N/A
Dr. Angela Carman Pilot Dissemination and Implementation Research Aug 2013-Present Pilot Dissemination and Implementation Research- HPV Project   N/A
Dr. Angela Carman Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, Hospira, Inc. and Grant Thornton, LLP funded project July 2013 - Present Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, Hospira, Inc. and Grant Thornton, LLP funded project   N/A
Dr. Angela Carman Robert Wood Johnson funded grant June 2012-Present Conducted Public Health Systems and Services Research   N/A
Dr. Anna Hoover Superfund Research Program funded by National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences 2014-2019 As Research Translation Core Co-Lead, I develop research projects, stakeholder engagement programs, and informational materials intended to further the translation of environmental health research outcomes into policy, practice, and ultimately public health, through the development of theory-based, methodologically-rigorous communication interventions at the researcher, governmental, and/or community levels.   N/A
Dr. Anna Hoover Supporting Quick-Strike Studies and New Investigators in the Field of Public Health Services and Systems Research 2014-2015 Studies provide funding to conduct time-sensitive, practice- and policy-relevant research studies, while the Pre- and Postdoctoral Research Program provides funding for studies from and technical assistance for new investigators to the PHSSR field.   N/A
Dr. Anna Hoover Quick Strike Research for Practice-Based Research Networks 2013-Present Co-direct competitive grant program through which Public Health Practice-Based Research Networks receive funding to conduct time-sensitive, practice- and policy-relevant research studies.   N/A
Dr. Anna Hoover Rural Cancer Prevention Center 2013-Present Conducts research designed to identify the most efficient and effective means of distributing evidence-based information and health behavior interventions through the public health system to optimize subsequent health out   N/A
Dr. Anna Hoover National Coordinating Center for Public Health Services and Systems Research and Public Health practice based Research Networks. 2013-Present This program coordinates the development of public health services and systems research, and facilitates the harmonization of public health data sets for use by researchers.   N/A
Dr. Anna Hoover Research to Improve Risk Communication Strategies During and After the Decontamination/Clearance Phase of an Intentional Biological Release 2011-Present Focuses on developing risk communication guidelines for communicating with stakeholders, media, and the public during post-incident decontamination and clearance.   N/A
Dr. Rick Ingram Building Analytic Capacity for Policy Analysis and Decision-Making N/A Project seeks to explore the impacct of a key area of emphasis in the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act, the formation of Accountable Care Organizations, on the relationships between public health agencies and ACOs.   N/A
Dr. Rick Ingram National Coordinating Center for Public Health Services and Systems Research and Public Health practice based Research Networks. 10/9/13-8/31/14 This program coordinates the development of public health services and systems research, and facilitates the harmonization of public health data sets for use by researchers.   N/A
Dr. Jennifer Redmond Co-Investigator for Kentucky Comprehensive Cancer Control Program, Policy and Environmental Approaches & Community Clinical Linkages in Cancer Program. 2012-2017 Co-Investigator   N/A
Dr. Jennifer Redmond Facilitator, Coordinated Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion Plan. 2011-2014 Facilitator   N/A
Dr. Jennifer Redmond Program Director, Demonstrating the Capacity of the Kentucky Cancer Consortium to Implement Policy. 2010-2015 Program Director, National Comprehensive Cancer Control Program, Division of Cancer, Center for Chronic Disease and Health Promotion.   N/A
Dr. Martha Riddell Kentucky Medicaid Specialist Regional Extension Services 2011-2014 Funds services to specialists serving Medicaid participants to assist in the adoption and implementation of EHRs.   $2,700,000
Dr. Martha Riddell Kentucky Regional Extension Center 2010-2015 Provides services to priority primary care providers in 90+ Kentucky counties to assist in the adoption and achievement of meaningful use of electronic health records.   $6,879,318.00
Dr. Martha Riddell Kentucky Regional Extension Center Critical Access Hospital Supplemental Award 2010-2014 Funded by the Office of National Coordinator, US Department of Health and Human Services.   $360,000.00
Dr. Martha Riddell Kentucky Regional Extension Center Critical Access Hospital Supplemental Award #2 2010-2014 Funded by the Office of National Coordinator, US Department of Health and Human Services.   $180,000.00
Dr. F. Douglas Scutchfield National Institute Diabetes & Kidney, ARRA: The Kentucky Diabetes and Obesity Collaborative (KDOC) 8/15/2010-7/31/2013 The Kentucky Diabetes and Obesity Collaborative represents a transformative initiative to develop a novel and sustainable research infrastructure designed for the long-term goals of mitigating the public health burdens of obesity and diabetes in rural, medically underserved areas.   $998, 571
Dr. F. Douglas Scutchfield Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, with additional support from Grant-Thornton and Hospira, Inc., Models of Collaboration involving Hospitals, Public Health Departments and Stakeholders to Accelerate Improvements in Community Health 8/15/13 – 11/14/14 This study examines 10 successful collaborations to provide insights on their core characteristics for public policy makers and leaders of other organizations interested in building successful partnerships.     RWJF $149,016;   Total  $279,016
Dr. F. Douglas Scutchfield Models of Collaboration involving Hospitals, Public Health Departments and Stakeholders to Accelerate Improvements in Community Health 11/1/14-9/30/14 Building Analytic Capacity Linkages Between ACOs and Health Departments.    $85,000
Dr. F. Douglas Scutchfield Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, Coordinating Center for Public Health Services and Systems Research, National Program Office 9/1/2010-8/31/2014 The NCC works with partners in the public health practice and research communities to develop an on-going PHSSR research agenda, set priorities in funding initiatives and conduct internal research.   $1,221,130 current ($3,881,130 total)
Dr. F. Douglas Scutchfield Health Resources Administration Association, Kentucky and Appalachia Public Health Training Center 9/1/2010-8/31/2015 The KA PHTC provides assessment and training services to local health departments and other public health agencies in Kentucky and surrounding areas.   $3,200,000
Dr. Sarah Wackerbarth Using a Patient-Centered Compass to Design a Plan-of- Care Document 8/2014-7/2016 (Pending) N/A   $1,142,194
Dr. Sarah Wackerbarth Supporting Team Communication for Patient-Centered Care 7/2014-2/2015 N/A   $16,418