FUNDED RESEARCH (most recent five years)
Health Services Writing Project, Principal
Work-related Motor Vehicle Crashes: Reducing the Burden, Principal Investigator, National Institute of Occupational Safety and Health, September 2001-September 2004.
Heart Failure Home Care, Co-Investigator, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services, September 2001-August 2004.
Depression and Occupational
Injury, Principal Investigator, National Institute of Mental Health: Mental
Improving Medication Adherence in Co-morbid Conditions, Co-Investigator, National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Disorders, September 2000-September 2005.
Claims-Based Surveillance to Identify Injury Precursors, Site Principal Investigator, National Institute of Occupational Safety and Health, September 1999 - September 2002.
MHCRC for the Study of Affective Disorders, Principal Investigator, MHCRC, September 1999 - August 2000.
Analysis of Capitated Payments in Workers Compensation, Site Principal Investigator, National Institute of Occupational Safety and Health, September 1996-September 2000.
Homebound Elderly: Maintaining Post-Treatment Continence, Co-Principal Investigator, National Institute of Nursing Research, September 1998 - August 2001.
Breast Cancer Adjuvant Therapy in Older Women, Site Principal Investigator, National Institute of Health, September 1996-August 2000.
Employee Safety and Loss Prevention Analysis: Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, Principal Investigator, CompServices Incorporated, July 1997 - June 2000.
Identifying Injuries in a Municipal Workforce, Principal Investigator, Center for Injury Research and Control, October 1997- June 1999.
Changes in Employer-Offered Health Insurance: Firms Decision Making & Employee Satisfaction, Co-Principle Investigator (J. Lave, PI), Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, September 1996- August 1999.
Behavioral Health Care: Contract Design, Use and Quality, Co-Principal Investigator (J. Lave, PI), National Institute of Mental Health, April 1997-March 2000.
Effectiveness of Community Services for Conduct Problems, Co-Investigator (David Kolko, PI), National Institute of Mental Health, July 1998- June 2003.
Rheumatoid Arthritis: Adherence Intervention Strategies, Co-Investigator (Jackie Dunbar Jacobs, PI), NIH, June 1998 - May 2001.
Bio-medical Applications for High Performance Computing and Communications, Co-investigator (PI: Henry Lowe), National Library of Congress, January 1997- August 1998.
Satisfaction with Treatment and Insurance Coverage Among Persons with Bipolar Disorder, Co-Investigator (Sarah Scholle, PI), MHCRC pilot funding, April 1997-June 1998.
Impact of Telephone Monitoring, Co-Investigator (PI: Sandra Engberg, Ph.D.) University of Pittsburgh Small Grants Fund, July 1996-June 1998.