XWin a $50 Amazon gift cardby helping us understand how you view our school and what you think of our website! It takes 5-10 minutes to complete and will help us make important decisions about how we communicate with website visitors.Take Survey Here
Share

PEBT

Current Grants and Clinical Trials Awarded

Investigators

Links to individual investigator's grants

Research

Feedback-based learning in children with Language Impairment
$477,909 from the National Institutes of Health, Yael Arbel, PhD, CCC-SLP, Principal Investigator. 2018-2021

A neurophysiological examination of developmental changes and individual differences in feedback processing in children
$564,500 from the National Science Foundation, Yael Arbel, PhD, CCC-SLP, Principal Investigator. 2017-2020

Examining the learning trajectories of children with language-based learning disabilities
$40,000 from The Landmark School, Joanna Christodoulou, EdD, Principal Investigator. 2019-2021

Neurocognitive Underpinnings of Dyslexia and Dyscalculia
$472,778 from the National Science Foundation, Joanna Christodoulou, EdD, Co-Principal Investigator. MIT Prime 2016-2019

Promoting Independence and Self-Management using mHealth
$123,117 from the National Institutes of Health, Andrea D. Fairman, PhD, MOT, OTR/L, CPRP, Co-Principal Investigator.  University of Pittsburg Prime. 2016-2019

A Paradigm Sift: Rehabilitation Robotics, Cognitive Skills Training and Function
$49,125 from The American Occupational Therapy Foundation (AOTF), Susan E. Fasoli, ScD, OTR/L, Principal Investigator. 2018-2019

Assessing and Restoring Lip Motor Function Following Facial Transplantation
$440,000 from the National Institutes of Health (R21), Jordan Green, PhD, CCC-SLP, Principal Investigator. 2018-2020

Prolonging Functional Speech in Persons with Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis: A Real-Time Virtual Vocal Tract
$949,301 from the National Institutes of Health (K24), Jordan Green, PhD, CCC-SLP, Principal Investigator. 2017-2022

Speech Movement Classification For Assessing And Treating ALS
$2,975,268 from the National Institutes of Health (R01).  Jordan Green, PhD, CCC-SLP, Principal Investigator, with subcontracts to Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre, MGH, University of Nebraska-Lincoln, University of Texas-Dallas. 2013-2019

Efficacy, Safety, and Tolerability of Fosmetpantotenate (RE‑024), a Phosphopantothenate Replacement Therapy, in Patients With Pantothenate Kinase-Associated Neurodegeneration (PKAN)
$57,443, Retrophin, Jordan Green, PhD, CCC-SLP, Principal Investigator. 2017-2020

The development and validation of a novel tool for the assessment of bulbar dysfunction in ALS
$1,379469, from the National Institutes of Health (R01), Jordan Green, PhD, CCC-SLP, Principal Investigator, with a subcontract to Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre. 2018-2023

Multicenter Osteoarthritis Study (MOST). 
$223,867, from Boston University (NIH). K. Douglas Gross, MPT, MSc, ScD, FAAOMPT, CPed, Co-Investigator, 2015 – 2020

Orthography and phonology in word learning as a predictor of dyslexia in children with language impairment
$3,047,220, from the National Institutes of Health. Tiffany Hogan, PhD, CCC-SLP, Co-Principle Investigator, 2018-2023

Development of a Functional Assessment for Children and Youth who are Hospitalized
$69,038, from CreCare, LLC (NIH). Alan Jette, PT, PhD, MPH, FAPTA, Sub Principal Investigator,  Rawan AlHeresh, MScOT, PhD, OTR/L, Sub Co-Principal Investigator, 2019-2020

Early Intervention Mental Health Demonstration Study
$224,993 from Westat. Alan Jette, PT, PhD, MPH, FAPTA, Co-Investigator. 2016-2021

National Health and Aging
$38,884 from the National Institutes of Health, Alan Jette, PT, PhD, MPH, FAPTA, Co-Principal Investigator. Johns Hopkins Prime. 2017-2019

NERSCIC SCIMS
$313,468, from the National Institutes of Health, Alan Jette, PT, PhD, MPH, FAPTA, Co-Investigator. Spaulding Prime. 2017-2019

A Multimodal Assessment of Neurophysiology in Foscal Dystonia.
$1,501,202 from the National Institutes of Health, Teresa Jacobson Kimberley, PhD, PT, Principal Investigator. 2017-2021.

A Pivotal Randomized Study Assessing Vagus Nerve Stimulation (VNS) During Rehabilitation for Improved Upper Limb Motor Function After Stroke (VNS REHAB).
$451,018 from Microtransponder. Teresa Jacobson Kimberley, PhD, PT, Principal Investigator. 2018-2023.

U.S.–India 21st Century Knowledge Initiative
$99,178 from the United States – India Educational Foundation. Elissa Ladd, PhD, FNP-BC, Principal Investigator. 2018-2020.

ADVANCE: Assessment of Disparities and Variation for Alzheimer's disease in Nursing home Care at End of Life.
$315,372 from the National Institutes of Health, Ruth Palan Lopez, PhD, GNP-BC, FAAN, Principal Investigator. 2020-2021.

ADVANCE: Assessment of Disparities and Variation for Alzheimer's disease in Nursing home Care at End of Life - COVID-19 SUPPLEMENT.
$133,149 from the National Institutes of Health, Ruth Palan Lopez, PhD, GNP-BC, FAAN, Principal Investigator. 2020-2021.

Anatomic and biomechanic biomarkers of lingual impairment in person with ALS.
$64,693, National Institutes of Health. Bridget Perry, MS, CCC-SLP, Principal Investigator. 2017-2019

Advanced Nursing Education Workforce.
$1,562,077, from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA). Patricia Reidy, DNP, FNP-BC, Principal Investigator, with sub-contracts to Mass General Hospital and Beth Israel/Deaconess Medical Center. 2017-2019 

Partnering in Recovery
$398,192, SAMHSA, Susan Stevens, DNP, MS, MEd, PMHNP-BC , Principal Investigator.  2018-2021

Clinical and Translational Science Award (CTSA)
$240,000, from the Tufts Clinical and Translational Science Institute (NIH) Nancy M. Terres, PhD, RN, Sub Principal Investigator, 2018-2023.

Focus Groups to Inform Design of a Mobile Health System to Support Transition-Age Youth with Epilepsy
$2,500, the NAPNAP Foundation. Mary E. Thompson, PhD, RN, CPNP-PC, Principal Investigator. 2018-2019

Neuromuscular Dysfunction Among Fatigued and On-Fatigued Breast Cancer Survivors​
$442,537, from the National Institutes of Health, Lisa Wood, PhD, RN, FAAN, Principal Investigator, and Assistant Professor Janet Kneiss, PhD, DPT, MS, Co-Principal Investigator, 2018-2020.

Neuromuscular Dysfunction Among Fatigued and Non-Fatigued Breast Cancer
$101,728, from the National Institutes of Health, Lisa Wood, PhD, RN, FAAN, Principal Investigator, with a subcontract to MGH. 2018-2013

A Neurophysiological Examination of Feedback-Based Learning in Severe Traumatic Brain Injury
$25,000, from the American Speech Language Hearing Foundation. Lauryn Zipse, PhD, MS-SLP, Principal Investigator 2017-2019

The Effects of Unison Production Speech Fluency in People with Aphasia
$474,661, R15 REAP grant from the NIH National Institute on Deafness and Other Communication Disorders. Lauryn Zipse, PhD, MS-SLP, Principal Investigator 2021-2024

See prior-year grants