2009 Grant Winners


2009 SCA Foundation Grant Recipients

SCA/IARS Starter Grants

Mark A. Lovich, M.D., Ph.D.
Caritas St. Elizabeth’s Medical Center, Tufts University Medical Center
Pericardial Inotropic Therapy: a new paradigm for studying heart contraction

Martina Nowak-Machen, M.D.
Brigham and Women’s Hospital, Harvard Medical School
CD39 modulates NKT cell-induced oxygen toxicity in the lung

Roizen Anesthesia Research Foundation New Investigator Grant

Matthias L. Riess, M.D., Ph.D.
Medical College of Wisconsin
Free radicals and mitochondrial function – how does genetic predisposition affect cardioprotection by volatile anesthetics?

SCA/IARS Mid-Career Grant

Qing Ma, M.D.
Duke University Medical Center
PPAR gamma as a novel therapeutic target in perioperative cerebral injury following deep hypothermic circulatory arrest