Skip to main content

COVID-19 Resources

What people with cancer should know:

Guidance for cancer researchers:

Get the latest public health information from CDC:

Get the latest research information from NIH:

DCCPS New and Early Stage R01 Investigators Awards

Division Division of Cancer Control and Population Sciences
Group All New R01 Investigators
Fiscal Year 2021
PI Name Organization Name Project Title
(Click for Abstract, Pubs, etc.)
Grant Number Awarded Dollars Fiscal Year Abstract Page URL Funding Announcement URL
Bailey, Steffani R Oregon Health & Science University CONNECT: Comprehensive Training and Engagement in Cessation Treatment 1R01CA255016-01A1 660260 2021
Binder, Alexandra Margaret Lynn University of Hawaii at Manoa Characterizing the Risk of Chemotherapy Side Effects Based on Epigenetic Age and Modification By Resistance Training Intervention 1R37CA263064-01 549396 2021
Borrayo, Evelinn University of Colorado Denver Improving the Timeliness and Quality of Care for Rural Lung and Head-and-Neck Cancer Patients 1R01CA254730-01 561761 2021
Charlton, Mary E. University of Iowa Effectiveness and Implementation of a Health System Intervention to Improve Quality of Cancer Care for Rural, Underserved Patients 1R01CA254628-01 640200 2021
Cheng, Ting-Yuan University of Florida Energy Balance, Mtor Pathway Signaling, and Breast Cancer Prognosis 1R37CA248371-01A1 585964 2021
Chow, Philip University of Virginia Evaluating a Mobile Application to Reduce Distress in Breast Cancer Survivors Using an Adaptive Design 1R37CA248434-01A1 518789 2021
Cole, Allison University of Washington Rural Community Support for Colonoscopy 1R01CA254515-01 643266 2021
Cornacchione (Ross), Jennifer Jane Wake Forest University Health Sciences The Impact of Cigarillo Warnings on Purchasing and Smoking Behaviors Among Young Adult Cigarillo Users 1R01CA260460-01 406006 2021
Cui, Yan University of Tennessee Health Sci Ctr Algorithm-Based Prevention and Reduction of Cancer Health Disparity Arising From Data Inequality 1R01CA262296-01 352275 2021
Desai, Pinkal Weill Medical Coll of Cornell Univ Pre-Malignant Mutation Landscape and Risk Factors for Progression to Hematologic Cancers 1R01CA248747-01A1 670935 2021
Dunbar, Michael Rand Corporation Predictors and Consequences of Nicotine and Cannabis Vaping CO-Use in Young Adults: a Longitudinal and Ema Analysis 1R37CA249707-01A1 403859 2021
Ehlers, Diane Kristen University of Nebraska Medical Center Enhancing Cognitive Function in Breast Cancer Survivors Through Community-Based Aerobic Exercise Training 1R37CA252060-01A1 603299 2021
Haggstrom, David A. Indiana Univ-Purdue Univ at Indianapolis Sphere (Survivorship Plan Health Record) Implementation Trial 1R01CA241143-01A1 649730 2021
Hua, May Columbia University Health Sciences Determinants of Palliative Care Effectiveness for Patients with Metastatic Cancer 1R37CA246565-01A1 666091 2021
Hurtado De Mendoza Casaus, Alejandra Georgetown University Testing a Culturally Targeted Narrative Video to Reduce Disparities in the Use of Genetic Counseling and Testing in Latina Women at-Risk of Hboc 1R01CA248543-01A1 596045 2021
Jiang, Shu Washington University Dynamic Prediction Incorporating Time-Varying Covariates for the Onset of Breast Cancer 1R37CA256810-01A1 360281 2021
Johns, Shelley A. Indiana Univ-Purdue Univ at Indianapolis Acceptance and Commitment Therapy for Fear of Recurrence in Breast Cancer Survivors 1R01CA255480-01A1 655048 2021
Johnston, Fabian M Johns Hopkins University Dissemination and Implementation of a Community Health Worker Intervention for Disparities in Palliative Care (Decide Pc) 1R01CA252101-01A1 679683 2021
King, Andy J Iowa State University Using Natural Language Processing and Crowdsourcing to Monitor and Evaluate Public Information and Communication Disparities About Colon Cancer Screening 1R37CA259156-01 396908 2021
Mancuso, Nicholas University of Southern California An Integrative Multi-Omics Approach to Characterize Prostate Cancer Risk in Diverse Populations 1R01CA258808-01 691648 2021
Mccullough, Lauren E Emory University Improving Our Understanding of Breast Cancer Mortality Disparities Through Recurrence: a Multi-Level Approach Among Women in Georgia 1R01CA259192-01 564781 2021
Miller, Kimberly Ann University of Southern California Social Health, Activity Behaviors, and Quality of Life Among Young Adult Cancer Survivors: a Longitudinal Study 1R37CA256867-01 660272 2021
Miller, Sarah J Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai Developing and Testing a Digital Toolkit to Improve Colorectal Cancer Screening Rates in Federally Qualified Health Centers 1R01CA248981-01A1 692818 2021
Moen, Erika Dartmouth College Improving Cancer Health Equity By Targeting Physician Networks 1R37CA263936-01 394140 2021
Morgan, Gareth John New York University School of Medicine Mutographs Differentiating the Racial and Temporal Incidence of Multiple Myeloma 1R01CA249981-01A1 1234790 2021
Nagler, Eve M Dana-Farber Cancer Inst Scaling Up Tobacco Control in India: Comparing Smartphone to in-Person Training for Implementing an Evidence-Based Intervention to Reduce Tobacco Use Among Schoolteachers 1R01CA248910-01A1 346901 2021
Poghosyan, Hermine Northeastern University Longitudinal Mixed Method Investigation of Social Networks and Affective States as Determinants of Smoking Behavior Among Cancer Patient 1R01CA258269-01 638089 2021
Rojewski, Alana Medical University of South Carolina Optimizing Tobacco Treatment Delivery for People Living with HIV 1R01CA261232-01 434843 2021
Rose, Shyanika W University of Kentucky Local Flavor Policies to Enhance Equity in Tobacco 1R01CA251478-01A1 566018 2021
Schembre, Susan University of Arizona Mobile Ecological Momentary Diet Assessment: a Low Burden, Ecologically-Valid Approach to Measuring Dietary Intake in Near-Real Time 1R01CA244404-01A1 705426 2021
Scherer, Laura D. University of Colorado Denver Understanding Affective Processing of Scientific Evidence to Promote Informed Choice for Breast Cancer Screening 1R37CA254926-01 663745 2021
Sheeran, Paschal Univ of North Carolina Chapel Hill State-of-the-Art Synthesis of Interventions to Promote Quit Intentions and Smoking Cessation 1R01CA242746-01A1 320136 2021
Smith, Cardinale B Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai The Role of Implicit Bias on Outcomes of Patients with Advanced Solid Cancers 1R01CA251547-01A1 708475 2021
Sweet, Kevin M. Ohio State University A Randomized Controlled Trial: Genetic Counseling Patient Preference Intervention Via Electronic Health Record Portal Vs. Conventional Genetic Counseling for Women at Elevated Risk for Breast Cancer 1R01CA248739-01A1 563458 2021
Swindle, Taren Univ of Arkansas for Med Scis Testing an Adaptive Implementation Strategy to Optimize Delivery of Obesity Prevention Practices in Early Care and Education Settings 1R37CA252113-01A1 642818 2021
Thomas, Teresa Hagan University of Pittsburgh at Pittsburgh Efficacy of a Self-Advocacy Serious Game Intervention for Women with Advanced Cancer 1R37CA262025-01 646893 2021
Thompson, Caroline Avery San Diego State University Diagnosis of Cancer in the Emergency Room - Explaining Persistent Disparities 1R01CA264176-01 359400 2021
Van Blarigan, Erin Lynn University of California, San Francisco Optimization of a Remote Intervention to Improve Nutrition and Physical Activity in Colorectal Cancer Survivors 1R37CA248774-01A1 705777 2021
Veenstra, Christine University of Michigan at Ann Arbor A Registry-Based Study of Patterns of Use of Targeted Therapies for Metastatic Cancers in Diverse Populations 1R37CA251464-01A1 676657 2021
Vijayaraghavan, Maya University of California, San Francisco A Community-Based Trial of a Voluntary Smoke-Free Home Intervention in Permanent Supportive Housing for Formerly Homeless Adults 1R37CA248448-01A1 670185 2021
Vinci, Christine H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Ctr & Res Inst Efficacy of a Mindfulness-Based Stress Management Program for Allogeneic Hct Caregivers 1R01CA255265-01 563424 2021
Warren Andersen, Shaneda University of Wisconsin-Madison Understanding the Contribution of Colorectal Cancer Tumor Characteristics to Disparities in Colorectal Cancer Survival 1R01CA255318-01A1 684014 2021
Wernli, Karen J Kaiser Foundation Research Institute Multilevel Interventions to Increase Adherence to Lung Cancer Screening 1R01CA262015-01 712200 2021
Wolfson, Julie Anna University of Alabama at Birmingham Predictors of Systemic Exposure to Oral 6mp During Maintenance in Adolescentsand Young Adults with Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia 1R01CA248439-01A1 809032 2021
Yanez, Betina Northwestern University at Chicago Technology Facilitated Behavioral Intervention for Depression Among Diverse Patients in Ambulatory Oncology 1R37CA255875-01 685418 2021
Zebrack, Bradley Jay University of Michigan at Ann Arbor Social Genomic Mechanisms of Health Disparities Among Adolescent and Young Adult (AYA) Cancer Survivors 1R01CA261752-01 980073 2021
Zhang, Xuehong Brigham and Women's Hospital Helicobacter Infection and Liver Cancer Risk Among African Americans and Whites in the United States 1R37CA262299-01 454914 2021
† For more information on the R37 designation, please visit the NCI MERIT Award Policy

Back to Top