Division of Adolescent Medicine

Current Grants (dated November 3, 2016)

Center to Promote Adolescent Health, Character and Well Being: A Research, Translation and Dissemination Initiative
Sponsor: The John Templeton Foundation
PI: Ginsburg and Ford

CPHI Piloting a health coaching intervention to improve contraceptive continuation among adolescents at high risk for unintended pregnancy
Sponsor: University of Pennsylvania
PI: Akers

Family-based secondary prevention of pediatric eating disorders in primary care
Sponsor: The Hilda and Preston Davis Foundation
PI: Peebles

iTP3 Testing an Adolescent-Centered Model of Contraceptive Care to Reduce Contraceptive Discontinuation
Sponsor: US Department of Health and Human Services
PI: Akers (Sub-Contract)

Leadership Education in Adolescent Health (LEAH Training Grant)
Sponsor: HRSA
PI: Ford

mHealth Intervention for ART Adherence and Sexual Risk Reduction among HIV+ YMSM
Sponsor: National Institutes of Health
PI: Dowshen

A mixed-methods study of decision making about CGM in youth with type 1 diabetes
Sponsor: National Institutes of Health
PI: Miller

Retention in Cancer Clinical Trials: Modeling Patients’ Risk-Benefit Assessments
Sponsor: National Institutes of Health
PI: Miller (Sub-Contract)

Role of Romantic Relationships in the Sexual Behavior of Obese and Non-Obese Girls
Sponsor: National Institutes of Health
PI: Akers

SFP Developing the ‘Parents are TALKING’ Website - Phase 2
Sponsor: Society of Family Planning
PI: Akers

SPNS Grant
Sponsor: HRSA
PI: Dowshen (Sub-Contract)

STD Surveillance Network (SSuN)
Sponsor: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
PI: Ford (Sub-Contract)

Supporting AI/AN Mothers and Daughters in Reducing Gestational Diabetes Risk
Sponsor: National Institutes of Health
PI: Akers (Sub-Contract)

Supporting Strategies and Organizations that Build Resilience in Children and Teens
Sponsor: Private donor
PI: Ginsburg

Weight Gain, Bone Geometry, and Functional Body Composition in Adolescents with Anorexia Nervosa
Sponsor: National Institutes of Health
PI: Peebles