2015 SPECTRUM Community Engagement Seed Grant Awards:

Steven Adelsheim, M.D., Clinical Professor and Director of Community Partnerships, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Health, Stanford University School of Medicine, for: Early Psychosis Outreach & Education in San Mateo and Santa Clara Counties: A Community-Engaged, Public Health Initiative with San Mateo and Santa Clara Counties, Heart & Soul, Break Yo Stigma

Sanjay Basu, M.D., PhD , Assistant Professor of Medicine, Stanford Prevention Research Center, for:  The EARN-Health Trial: Improving social determinants of health through a community-based savings and debt-reduction program with EARN.org

Bonnie Halpern-Felsher, PhD, FSAHM, Professor, Division of Adolescent Medicine, Dept. of Pediatrics, Stanford University School of Medicine, for: Developing a Novel Clinic Intervention to Reduce Substance Use among Detained Youth with Santa Clara Valley Health and Hospital System and Children’s Shelter and Custody Health Services

2014 SPECTRUM Community Engagement Seed Grant Awards:

Lisa Chamberlain, M.D., MPH, Assistant Professor, Dept. of Pediatrics and Janine Bruce, DrPH, MPH, Program Director, Pediatric Advocacy Program, Stanford School of Medicine, for:  Fighting Food Insecurity and Hunger in East Palo Alto: Evaluation and Dissemination of a Collaborative Public Private Partnership Model with Ravenswood City School District and the YMCA

Eunice Rodriguez, DrPH, Associate Professor, Dept. of Pediatrics, Stanford University School of Medicine, for: HealthyU and Environmental Conservation: A Shared Journey with Jasper Ridge Biological Preserve and Hoover Community

Randall Stafford, M.D., PhD, Professor of Medicine Program on Prevention Outcomes and Practices, Stanford Prevention Research Center and Lisa Goldman Rosas, PhD, MPH, Research Director, for: Incorporating Historical and Intergenerational Trauma to Prevent Diabetes with Indian Health Center of Santa Clara Valley, Inc.

2012-2013 OCH CTSA Seed Grant Awards:

Bruce Buckingham M.D., Professor, Pediatrics, Endocrinology and Diabetes and Avni Shah, M.D., for:  A Multi-User Platform Leveraging Text Message-Based Interaction to Improve Glucose Management Among Adolescent Type I Diabetics with San Mateo Medical Center and Medic Mobile

Lisa Chamberlain, M.D., MPH, Assistant Professor, Dept. of Pediatrics and Janine Bruce, DrPH, MPH, Program Director, Pediatric Advocacy Program, Stanford School of Medicine, for:  Safety First:  Head Start Parents Advocating for Safe Physical Activity in their Community  with Institute for Human and Social Development and City of East Palo Alto

Victor G. Carrion, M.D., Associate Professor, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences for:  Toward School-Based Mental Health Interventions:  Building a Partnership between the Stanford Early Life Stress Research Program and the Ravenswood City School District with Ravenswood City School District

Abby C. King, PhD, Professor of Health Research & Policy and Medicine, Stanford Prevention Research Center ( SPRC), Stanford School of Medicine, and Randall Stafford, M.D., PhD, Professor of Medicine, SPRC, Stanford School of Medicine for:  Advocating for Environments that Support Active Living in North Fair Oaks using the Stanford Healthy Neighborhood Discovery Tool:  A Community-Based Participatory Research Approach with Fair Oaks Community Health Center

Lars Osterberg, M.D., MPH, Clinical Associate Professor, Stanford School of Medicine, Chief of General Internal Medicine, VA Hospital Palo Alto and Yeuen Kim, M.D., MAS, Clinical Assistant Professor (affiliated), Stanford School of Medicine, for: Teaching Medical Humanities to Improve Empathy and Diagnostic Skills:  Implementation and Evaluation of an Educational Intervention for Medicine Residents at a Safety Net Teaching Hospital with Santa Clara Valley Medical Center

Randall Stafford, M.D., PhD, Professor of Medicine Program on Prevention Outcomes and Practices, Stanford Prevention Research Center and Lisa Goldman Rosas, PhD, MPH, Instructor of Medicine Research Director, for: Indian Health Center of Santa Clara Valley and Stanford Program on Prevention Outcomes and Practices:  Strengthening and Emerging CBPR Collaboration with Indian Health Center of Santa Clara Valley, Inc.

2011-2012 OCH CTSA Seed Grant Awards:

Vivek Bhalla, M.D., FASN, Asst. Professor of Medicine, Division of Nephrology for:  Validation of Biomarkers for Diabetic Nephropathy in a Community-Based Healthcare Setting with Palo Alto Medical Foundation

Lisa Chamberlain, M.D., MPH, Assistant Professor, Dept. of Pediatrics, and Elizabeth Baca, M.D., MPA, Clinical Instructor, Dept. of Pediatrics, for:  Fighting hunger in East Palo Alto: Identifying innovative community-based strategies for pediatricians to support local community partners with Ecumenical Hunger Program in East Palo Alto

Victor Carrion, M.D., Associate Professor, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, and Daryn Reicherter, M.D., Clinical Assistant Professor, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, for:  Ravenswood Family Health Center and Boys and Girls Club of the Peninsula – Family Wellness Center with Ravenswood Family Health Center and the Boys and Girls Club of the Peninsula

David Katzenstein, M.D., Professor of Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases and Geographic Medicine, for:  Molecular Surveillance of HIV-1 Transmission and Drug Resistance Networks in Santa Clara and San Mateo Counties with Stanford Positive Care Clinic, Ira Green Positive PACE Clinic, and San Mateo Medical Center

Suzan Song, M.D., MPH, Instructor (pending), Stanford Department of Psychiatry, for: Developing community-based mental health interventions to prevent the transmission of trauma from survivors of torture to their children with Center for Survivors of Torture at the Asian Americans for Community Involvement (AACI)

Annie Talbot, M.D., Clinical Assistant Professor, Division of Infectious Diseases and Andrew Zolopa, M.D., Associate Professor of Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases, for: Evaluating risk factors for HIV and acceptability of HIV testing at two community-based substance treatment centers with County of Santa Clara Department of Public Health, Mariposa

2010-2011 OCH CTSA Seed Grant Awards:

Lisa Chamberlain, M.D., MPH, Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, School of Medicine and Elizabeth Barnert, M.D., MS, Pediatric Resident, School of Medicine, for: Evaluation of a one-day intensive mindfulness-based training program for incarcerated youth in San Mateo County with The Mind Body Awareness Project

LaVera M. Crawley, M.D., MPH, Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, Stanford Center for Biomedical Ethics, for: Building Mutual Capacity for Community-based Outcomes Research in Pediatric Bereavement with Circle of Care Program, East Bay Agency for Children

Sun H. Kim, MD, MS, Assistant Professor of Medicine, Stanford University Medical Center for: Improving Metabolic Health in Patients with Severe Mental Illness with San Mateo County Behavioral Health and Recovery Services

Abby C. King, PhD, Professor of Health Research and Policy and Medicine, Acting Director, Stanford Prevention Research Center, School of Medicine and Christopher D. Gardner, PhD, Associate Professor of Medicine, Stanford Prevention Research Center, School of Medicine for: Developing Community Participatory-Based Neighborhood Audit Tools to Promote Healthful Eating and Active Living in Local Counties with San Mateo County Health System and BRIDGE Housing Corporation

Dee W. West, PhD Professor, Department of Health Research and Policy, School of Medicine and Bang Hai Nguyen, DrPH , Consulting Assistant Professor, Department of Health Research and Policy, School of Medicine for: Sustaining Community-Academic Partnerships to Conduct Community-Based Participatory Research with Community Health Partnership of Santa Clara County

2009-2010 OCH CTSA Seed Grant Awards:

Lisa Chamberlain, M.D., MPH , Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, School of Medicine and Meg Itoh, M.D., Pediatric Resident, Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital for: Understanding the Health Needs of Refugee Foster Care Youth in Santa Clara County with Catholic Charities of Santa Clara County

Halsted R. Holman, M.D., Professor of Medicine, Emeritus, School of Medicine for: Improving Care for Chronic Disease through a Community Partnership with Santa Clara Family Health Plan

Samuel  So, M.D., FACS, Director,  The Asian Liver Center at Stanford University for: Studying the Efficacy of Education and Community Center Vaccination to Reduce Chronic Hepatitis B with Asian Americans for Community Involvement (AACI)

Dee West, Ph.D. Professor, Department of Health Research and Policy, School of Medicine and Bang Nguyen, Dr.PH , Consulting Assistant Professor, Department of Health Research Policy, School of Medicine for: Building Community Academic Partnerships for Cancer Control Research with Community Health Partnership of Santa Clara County

Eunice Rodriguez, Dr.PH , Associate Professor, Department of Pediatrics and Center for Education in Family and Community Medicine and Nancy Morioka-Douglas, M.D., MPH, Clinic Professor, Clinic Chief, Stanford Family and Community Medicine for: Refining and Disseminating HealthyU: A Health Science Learning Journey with San Jose Unified School District

Michaela Kiernan, Ph.D. Senior Research Scientist, Stanford Prevention Research Center for: Translation of Group-Based Behavioral Obesity Treatments to Extend Community Reach with San Mateo County

For more information about seed grants, please contact Jill Evans, at jille@stanford.edu