Funded Grants


Implementation of a Model to Empower Family Medicine Patients to Achieve Recommended IOM Gestational Weight Gain Recommendations
Funded by: Group Project Fund, Society of Teachers of Family Medicine Foundation February 1, 2014 – January 31, 2016
Figueroa E (PI)

Longitudinal Team-based Interprofessional Education to Care for Special Needs Populations
Funded by: Macy Faculty Scholars Program, Josiah Macy Jr. Foundation
September 1, 2013 – August 31, 2015
Hasnain M (PI)

Strengthening Family Medicine Faculty Development: Needs Assessment to Guide Emerging Countries
Funded by: Group Project Fund, Society of Teachers of Family Medicine Foundation, STFM’s Group on Global Health (in partnership with the Group on Faculty Development) February 1, 2013 – January 31, 2015
Larson J (PI), Dahlman B (Co-Investigator), Gibson C (Co-Investigator), Hasnain M (Co-Investigator), Clemow  D (Co-Investigator), Doubeni A (Co-Investigator), Brocato J (Co-Investigator), Pfeifle A (Co-Investigator), Hogan L (Co-Investigator)

Training Family Medicine Residents in Underserved Medicine
Funded by: Affordable Care Act: Primary Care Residency Expansion.  Health Resources and Services Administration, US Department of Health and Human Services
September 30, 2010 – September 29, 2015
Hasnain M (PI), Potter M (Co-PI), Hyderi AA (Co-PI)  

Midwest AIDS Training and Education Center (MATEC)
Funded by: Health Resources Service Administration (HRSA)
July 1, 2010 – June 30, 2015
Tranmer PA (PI)

Mountain-Midwest HIV Telehealth Initiative (MATEC)
Funded by: University of Colorado (HRSA funds)
July 1, 2012 – June 30, 2015
Schechtman B (PI)

HIV Chart Review and Prevention Programs (MATEC)
Funded by:  IDPH (funds from HRSA)
April 1, 2013 – March 31, 2014
Rivero R (PI)

HIV Twinning Center (Tanzania) (Joint Project with Dept. of Psychiatry) (MATEC)
Funded by:  American International Health Alliance (funds from HRSA)
April 1, 2013 – June 30, 2014
Mason S (PI)

HIV Corrections Re-Entry Project (MATEC)
Funded by: PHIMC (funds from IDPH from HRSA)
July 1, 2013 – June 30, 2014
Rivero R (Pi)

MATEC Quality Improvement and Evaluation Support
Funded by: CDPH (HRSA)
March 1, 2011 – February 28, 2014
Schechtman B (PI)

Ask, Screen, Intervene (MATEC)
Funded by:  Washington University (funds from CDC)
April 1, 2012 – August 31, 2014
Schechtman B (PI)

Targeted Capacity Expansion (MATEC)
Funded by: PHIMC (funds from IDPH from HRSA)
September 30, 2013 – September 27, 2014
Rivero R (PI)

Church-Based Health Outreach Project
Funded by:  UIC Office of Population Based Research
July 1, 2012 – June 30, 2013
Figueroa E (PI)

Expanded HIV Testing Initiative (MATEC)
Funded by: PHIMC (funds from IDPH from HRSA)
January 1, 2014 – December 31, 2014
Rivero R (PI)

Care and Prevention in the US (CAPUS) (MATEC)
Funded by: PHIMC (funds from IDPH from HRSA)
January 1, 2013 – September 29, 2015
Rivero R (PI)

A Longitudinal Continuity of Care Predoctoral Curriculum to Promote Patient-centered Medicine
Funded by:  Health Resources and Services Administration, US Department of Health and Human Services
July 2007 - June 2010
Hasnain M (PI), Connell KJ (Co-PI)

The pelvic exam as a risk factor for urinary tract infections in women
Funded by:  Joint AAFP-AAFP Grant Awards Program
May 2008 – October 2009
Tiemstra JD (PI)

Piloting a personal protective equipment distribution program to prevent occupational injuries among Chicago day laborers
Funded by:  Institute of Medicine Chicago Portes Center
March 2008 – February 2009
Buchanan S (PI)

Experience of care measures and patient-physician value fit in Hispanic, African American, and Caucasian populations
Funded by:  Robert Wood Johnson Foundation’s call “Advancing Measurement of Equity and Patient-Centered Care to Improve Health Care Quality”
February 15, 2008 – February 14, 2009
Schwartz A (PI), Hasnain M (Co-PI), Girotti J (Co-PI)

An Interdisciplinary Service Learning Experience to Prepare Tomorrow’s Health Care Professionals
Funded by:  Association for Prevention Teaching and Research
September 2007 - August 2008
Hasnain M (PI), Koronkowski M (Co-investigator), Matthews A (Co-investigator), Kondratowicz DM (Co-investigator), Goliak KL (Co-investigator), Lee EE (Co-investigator), Menon U (Co-investigator)

Breast Cancer Knowledge, Attitudes, Beliefs, and Screening Practices Among First-Generation Immigrant Muslim Women
Funded by: Center for Reducing Risk in Vulnerable Populations, University of Illinois at Chicago, College of Nursing, Grant # P30 NR009014, National Institute of Nursing Research/ National Institutes of Health
August 2007 - July 2008
Hasnain M (PI), Menon U (Co-investigator), Ferrans C (Co-Investigator), Szalacha L (Co-Investigator)

Intrauterine Contraception for adolescents aged 14 to 18: A Multi-center Randomized Controlled Feasibility Trial of Levonorgestrel-releasing Intrauterine System Compared to the Copper T 380A
Funded by:  Anonymous Foundation
July 16, 2007 - December 31, 2008
Godfrey EM (PI), Memmel L (Co-investigator), Gilliam M (Co-investigator), Nicosia A (Co-investigator)

Occupational Hazard and Injury Surveillance in Chicago Temporary Agency Workers
Funded by: Pilot Projects Research Training Grants Program, UIC School of Public Health. The National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH)
July 1, 2007 – June 30, 2008
Buchanan S (PI), Rospenda K (Co-investigator)

Care of Underserved Patients with Chronic Disease: A Longitudinal Curriculum to Educate Residents to Promote Patient self-Management
Funded by: Illinois Department of Public Health
July 1, 2006 - June 30, 2009
Potter MC (PI), Gecht-Silver MR (Co-PI)

Integration of Early Abortion Services into Primary Care: An Acceptability Survey of Female Patients
Funded by: Center for Reproductive Health Education in Family Medicine
June 1, 2006 – July 31, 2007
Gold M (PI), Godfrey EM (Co-PI), Rubin S (Co-investigator)

Interactive Cancer Screening for South Asians
Funded by:  University of Illinois at Chicago College of Nursing Dean's Fund
March 2006 - March 2007
Menon U (PI), Ferrans CE (Co-investigator), Wilkie DJ (Co-investigator), Hasnain M (Co-investigator)

Family Planning Training Program in Family Medicine
Funded by:  Anonymous Foundation
January 2006 - January 2008
Godfrey EM (PI)

Training Culturally Responsive Physicians: Integrating a Service Learning Program into Medical Education
Funded by: American Medical Student Association Foundation. Health Resources and Services Administration, US Department of Health and Human Services
July 1, 2005—June 30, 2007
Hasnain M (PI)

Patient-Centered Health Care for Muslim Women in the United States
Funded by: Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
September 30, 2004 - September 29, 2005
Hasnain M (PI)

Using an ACGME Competency-Based Assessment System for Faculty and Resident Development
July 2004-June 2005
Connell KJ (PI), Hasnain M (Co-investigator), Cash C (Co-investigator)

A Web-Based Evidence-Based Medicine Consult Service
Funded by: National Library of Medicine
May 2004 -April 2007
Schwartz A (PI), Hupert J (Co-PI), Scherrer C (Co-Investigator), Connell KJ (Co-Investigator), Niederman L (Co-Investigator)

Longitudinal Community Medicine Curriculum to Teach Community-Oriented Care
Funded by: Illinois Department of Public Health
July 2002-June 2005
Freedman D (PI), Hasnain M (Co-PI), Connell KJ (Co-PI)

Evaluation of the impact of the Healthy Steps Program on Residents
Funded by: Commonwealth Fund
January 2002 - December 2002
Niederman G (PI), Connell KJ (Co-investigator)

How Do Clinicians Evaluate Research Findings?
Funded by:  UIC, Campus Research Board
January 2000 -- May 2001
Sinacore J (PI)

Predoctoral Training in Family Medicine
Funded by: Health Resources and Services Administration, Department of Health and Human Services
July 1999 - June 2002
Olthoff A (PI)

Expanding Departmental Research Capacity
Funded by: Health Resources and Services Administration, Department of Health and Human Services
September 1999 - August 2002
Tranmer PA (PI)

Grants for Residency Training in Family Medicine
Funded by: Health Resources and Services Administration, Department of Health and Human Services
July 1998-June 2001
Tranmer PA (PI)