IUPUI Research Day 2013

 

A program book describing the Research Day 2013 events and posters is available from: http://hdl.handle.net/1805/4914.

Recent Submissions

  • Korc, Murray; Kelley, Mark R. (Office of the Vice Chancellor for Research, 2013-04-05)
    There were approximately 43,000 new cases of pancreatic ductal adenocarcinoma (PDAC) in the U.S. in 2010, and approximately 37,000 deaths. PDAC thus constitutes the fourth leading cause of cancer deaths, and PDAC patients ...
  • Li, Zhuokai; Eckert, George; Tu, Wanzhu; Gupta, Sandeep; Carroll, Aaron; Pratt, J. Howard; Hannon, Tamara S. (Office of the Vice Chancellor for Research, 2013-04-05)
    The effect of adiposity on blood pressure (BP) intensifies as children become obese, and black children tend to have greater body mass index (BMI) and higher BP than age-matched white children. But few studies have compared ...
  • Carpenter, Janet S.; Burns, Debra S.; Wu, Jingwei; Otte, Julie L.; Yu, Menggang (Office of the Vice Chancellor for Research, 2013-04-05)
    Background: Paced respiration has been internationally recommended for vasomotor symptoms (e.g., hot flashes, night sweats) despite limited empirical evidence. Objective: To evaluate efficacy of a paced respiration ...
  • Zimet, Gregory; Fortenberry, J. Dennis; Buckley, Katherine E. (Office of the Vice Chancellor for Research, 2013-04-05)
    Human Papillomavirus (HPV) infection is highly prevalent among women and men and is associated with a number of diseases including genital warts, cervical cancers, other anogenital cancers in both men and women, and cancers ...
  • White, Dominique A.; McGuire, Alan B.; Salyers, Michelle P. (Office of the Vice Chancellor for Research, 2013-04-05)
    Illness Management and Recovery (IMR) is an evidence-based program designed to help people with severe mental illness better manage their illness and achieve personally meaningful goals. IMR has shown improved outcomes ...
  • Frink, Anna (Office of the Vice Chancellor for Research, 2013-04-05)
    Menopause is the permanent cessation of the primary functions of the human ovaries: the ripening and release of the ova, and the release of hormones that create the uterine lining. The transition from a reproductive to ...
  • Chen, Xiaoping; Stocum, David L. (Office of the Vice Chancellor for Research, 2013-04-05)
    Axolotls regenerate perfect copies of amputated limbs, whereas Xenopus froglet limbs regenerate only a spike of cartilage. We asked whether axolotl muscle and cartilage xenografted from normal or GFP-labeled limbs to ...
  • Fulton, Cathy R. (Office of the Vice Chancellor for Research, 2013-04-05)
    Background: Informatics is a key component of graduate nursing education and an accreditation requirement, yet little is documented about the barriers to implementing informatics in Doctor of Nursing Practice curricula. Purpose: ...
  • Kennedy, Sheila; Braun, Erin; Davis, Nichole; Marsala, Michael (Office of the Vice Chancellor for Research, 2013-04-05)
    The Center for Civic Literacy at Indiana University–Purdue University Indianapolis was established to address the public deficit in constitutional and civic knowledge. It will be the nation’s first research center devoted ...
  • Schmitt, Herman C.; Burrage, Joe (Office of the Vice Chancellor for Research, 2013-04-05)
    The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention report that women account for almost ten thousand of those newly diagnosed with HIV annually. Within this group, Latina, non-Latina white and non-Latina black women are ...
  • Dorsey, Sarah E.; Carpenter, Janet S. (Office of the Vice Chancellor for Research, 2013-04-05)
    Little is known about the pathophysiology of menopausal hot flashes, although there appear to be many similarities between hot flashes and panic attacks. While hot flashes occur at random and are difficult to study, there ...
  • Warden, Stuart J.; Roosa, Sara Mantila; Hurd, Andrea L.; Fuchs, Robyn K. (Office of the Vice Chancellor for Research, 2013-04-05)
    Exercise induces greatest bone gains during growth, yet reduced bone strength is an age-related phenomenon. This raises the question of whether exercise-induced bone changes when young persist into adulthood. The current ...
  • Bakas, Tamilyn; Austin, Joan K.; Buelow, Janice M.; Habermann, Barbara; Li, Yong; McLennon, Susan M.; Weaver, Michael T.; Williams, Linda S. (Office of the Vice Chancellor for Research, 2013-04-05)
    Background and Purpose: Stroke caregivers who lack skills because of unmet needs are at increased risk for depressive symptoms; which can impede rehabilitation of the survivor and increase the survivor’s risk for costly, ...
  • Filippelli, Gabriel; Johnson, Daniel; Wiehe, Sarah E.; Zollinger, Terrell (Office of the Vice Chancellor for Research, 2013-04-05)
    Urban sustainability is a new philosophy of developing healthy, productive communities that (1) promote and use locally-produced foods and products, (2) ensure safe access to natural spaces, and (3) establish low-carbon ...
  • Cook, Shannon; Lloyd, Frank, Jr.; Ballew, Alfie; Sandusky, George E. (Office of the Vice Chancellor for Research, 2013-04-05)
    Cardiovascular diseases have been the leading cause of death in the United States for several decades. Despite sustained declines in the mortality rates from these diseases, the magnitude of the disease is still staggering. ...
  • Elkhatib, Wiaam (Office of the Vice Chancellor for Research, 2013-04-05)
    Understanding limb regeneration on a molecular level could lead to new methods of healing for humans, therefore revolutionizing current medical treatments. The axolotl salamander possesses capabilities of limb regeneration ...
  • Connor, Ulla (Office of the Vice Chancellor for Research, 2013-04-05)
    The Indiana Center for Intercultural Communication (ICIC) is a university-based research and service organization created to enhance links between the city of Indianapolis, the state of Indiana, and cultures/nations ...
  • IUPUI (Campus). Institute for American Thought (Office of the Vice Chancellor for Research, 2013-04-05)
    This poster will have images of recent volumes published by the critical editions being edited by the Institute for American Thought. Information will tell how long the critical editions have been in existence, how much ...
  • Nakshatri, Harikrishna; Sledge, George W., Jr.; Badve, Sunil; Bales, Casey; Gilley, David P.; Goswami, Chirayu; Wells, Clark D.; Guise, Theresa; Ziner, Kim W. (Office of the Vice Chancellor for Research, 2013-04-05)
    The mission of IUPUI breast cancer center is to address prevention, early detection, and treatment of breast cancer through translational projects, supportive cores, and synergistic programs. This poster details our efforts ...
  • Naumann, Christoph A.; Rizkalla, Maher; Decca, Ricardo; El-Mounayri, Hazim; Witzmann, Frank; Agarwal, Mangilal (Office of the Vice Chancellor for Research, 2013-04-05)
    Through multidisciplinary research and novel educational programing, the Integrated Nanosystems Development Institute (INDI) is sponsored under IUPUI’s Signature Center Initiative to advance nanotechnology-based systems ...

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