Congratulations to Jennifer Dungan, the first recipient of the 2016 Precision Health Collaborative Grant RFA, a joint initiative supported by the School of Nursing and CAGPM. Her study is entitled "Female-specific genomic risk score prediction of acute coronary syndrome: a pilot study." Co-investigators include Dr. Xuejun Qin from Computational Biology and Abanish Singh from Behavioral Medicine.
Bill Kraus was awarded one of the first awards for the Molecular Transducers of Physical Activity in Humans Program from the U.S. National Institutes of Health's Common Fund to develop a comprehensive map of the molecular changes that occur in response to physical activity. See Duke Health news story here.