1997-1999 Surgical palliation of the cancer patient: prospective analysis with quality of life assessment and decision-making analysis.
Walter Reed Army Medical Center, Washington D.C.
$3,000 funding per year
1997-2000 Healing of the rat small intestine following ischemia- reperfusion injury: the role of sensory afferent nerves and local growth factors.
Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, Bethesda, MD. $9,000 funding per year
2001-2003 Surgical palliation in a major cancer center: Development and implementation of prospective database for palliative procedures.
Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center. New York, NY
$50,000 per year funding for research assistant and database support
2005-present Teaching Palliative and End of Life Care to Surgical Residents
Alfred Gold foundation
$5,000 to bring novel teaching program to surgical training programs at a national level