Funded Grants

Spring 2022

CliniPane: Developing a “Third Paradigm” clinical intelligence application

Jonathan Handler and Roopa Foulger, OSF HealthCare; Omar Elabd and Marlene Granda, UIUC.

Enhanced Focality of Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation Using an Ultrathin Wearable Metasurface for Treating Neurological Disorders

Yang Zaho and Yun-Sheng Chen, UIUC; Huan Huynh, OSF HealthCare.

VRtual Ed: A Virtual Three-Deminstional Educational Platform for Healthcare Students

Avinash Gupta and Lydia Lee, UIUC; John Shallat and Maureen Matthews, HealthCare; Celeste Schultz and Samantha Bothwell, University of Illinois Chicago.

CAnPredict: An Algorithm for Improved Pancreatic Ductal Adenocarcinoma Detection

Sonia Orcutt and Lusine Demirkhanyan, University of Illinois College of Medicine at Peoria; Ravishanakar K. Iyer, Andrew Darr, and Mosbah Aouad, UIUC; Christopher Gondi, University of Illinois Cancer Center; James Weldy and Nathan Pritzker, OSF HealthCare.

Incentivization of Health Care Initiatives with Cryptocurrency in a Zero-Knowledge System

Jonathan Handler and Tate Ralph, OSF HealthCare; Wencui Han and Andrew Miller, UIUC.

Toward Machine Learned Aortic Arch Measured Diameters

Matthew Bramlet, University of Illinois College of Medicine – Peoria,  Advanced Imaging and Modeling Lab, and Jump Simulation; Brad Sutton, UIUC.

Development of a Chatbot for Delivering Long-Term Motivational Interviewing for Improving Exercise Adherence in Hemodialysis Patients

Jessie Chin, Suma Bhat, Chung-Yi Chiu, Ken Wilund, and Rehan Shah, UIUC; Ben Pflederer, OSF HealthCare.

Pediatric Automated Intelligent Respiratory Support (PAIRS): Development of an Automatic Oxygen and Flow Weaning System for Pediatrics

Keith Hanson, University of Illinois College of Medicine Peoria; Ramavarapu Sreenivas, UIUC; Adam Cross, Roopa Foulger, andJonathan Gehlbach, OSF HealthCare.

Development of a pneumothorax computational model toward lung metastasis visualization and modeling

Matthew Bramlet, University of Illinois College of Medicine – Peoria,  Advanced Imaging and Modeling Lab, and Jump Simulation; Brad Sutton, UIUC; Dan Robertson, Alexa Waltz, and Olivia Bryan, OSF HealthCare.

 

Koopman framework for detecting mental health changes in multimodal wearable data

Manuel E. Hernandez, Jean Clore, Richard Sowers, and Elizabeth Hsiao-Wecksler, UIUC.

Advanced Auscultation Audio Algorithmic Analysis (a5)

Adam Cross, OSF HealthCare; Jennifer Amos and Eliot Bethke, UIUC.

 

Fall 2021: Solving Vexing Health Challenges

High Trust Patient Outreach

Gang Wang, UIUC; Jonathan Handler, Roopa Foulger, Nick Heuermann, Cody Zevnick, OSF HealthCare

Point-cloud segmentation for daily adaptive prostate therapeutic planning

Angela Di Fulvio, UIUC; Gregory Hermann, UICOMP

Improving the Lives of Children with Asthma by Individualizing the Asthma Care Plan Based on Children's Home Exposure to Asthma Triggers

Elise Albers, OSF HealthCare; Margarita Guarin, UICOMP; Ginger Barton, OSF HealthCare; George Heintz, UIUC; Mary Stapel, Heather Boore, OSF HealthCare

Development of a Trusted Execution Enclave to Securely Link Computational Modeling to a Medical Imaging Database

Matthew Bramlet, OSF HealthCare; Brad Sutton, Andrew Miller, Kyle Soska, UIUC

Smart phone App for Migraine referral Optimization using MIG-RO (Migrain Referral Optimization)

Christopher Gondi, Lusine Demerkhanyan, Yelena Nersesyan, UICOMP; Inki Kim, UIUC

Prospective observational study: Identification of brain micrometastastic disease using ultra-high field magnetic resonance imaging

Wael Mostafa, Carle; Aaron Anderson, UIUC; Paul Arnold, Anant Naik, Annabelle Shaffner, Vamsi Vasireddy, Sinisa Stanic, Blake Weis, Carle; Charee Thompson, Brad Sutton, Tracey Mencio Wszalek, UIUC , Andrew Tsung, OSF HealthCare

Digitized Neurological Exams (DNE) with Smartphones/Tablets - A Clinical Recording Pilot Study

Minh Do, UIUC; Christopher Zallek, OSF HealthCare; George Heintz, UIUC

Physiological and anatomical biomarkers for epilepsy antiepileptic drug therapy

Hua Li, UIUC; Michael Xu, OSF HealthCare; Fan Lam, Yogatheesan Varatharajah, UIUC

Development of a coordinated community-focused network of antibiotic use and resistance data

Ellen Moodie, Helen Nguyen, Rebecca Smith, Rachel Whitaker, UIUC; Brian Laird, OSF HealthCare

Healing Healthcare Disparities among BIPOC Patients through Virtual Reality Cultural Competency Training

Charee Thompson, Mardia Bishop, UIUC; Krishan Kataria, OSF HealthCare; Chrysafis Vogiatzis, UIUC

Hands Down: Empowering Children and Families through CPR Education

Paul Jeziorczak, OSF HealthCare; Inki Kim, UIUC

Monitoring the 'Health' of the Hospital: Using Wearable Sensors to Monitor Nursing Stress

Abigail Wooldridge, UIUC; Deborah McCarter, OSF HealthCare; Alexandra Chronopoulou, UIUC

Facial pressure ulcer detection using a wearable sensor patch (WSP)

Anusha Muralidharan, Placid Ferreira, Shandra Jamison, UIUC; Deborah McCarter, OSF HealthCare

TriWave: Inverse Wave Signal Processing for Non-Invasive, Non-Pharmaceutical Migraine Therapy

Christopher Gondi, Lusine Demerkhanyan, Hrachya Nersesyan, UICOMP; Inki Kim, UIUC

A Deep-Learning Augmented Point-of-Care Device for Antibody Quantification

Yang Zhao, Yun-Shung Chen, UIUC; John Farrell, OSF HealthCare

Low pathogen counts in whole blood samples

Rashid Bashir, Enrique Valera, UIUC; John Farrell, OSF HealthCare

Virtual reality simulation training for neonatal procedures

Nicole Rau, M. Jawad Javed, UICOMP; Harris Nisar, UIUC

FlightPath and NeuroDNA: Creating a New Interoperability Standard for the Evaluation of Neurocognitive Impairment

Adam Cross, OSF HealthCare; Inki Kim, UIUC

Early Detection and Prediction of Facial Expression for Parkinsonism Powered by Few-Shot Learning

Yuxiong Wang, UIUC; Christopher Zallek, OSF HealthCare; Manuel Hernandez, George Heintz, UIUC

Augmented reality assisted endotracheal intubation (ETI) trainer

Anusha Muralidharan, Kesh Kesavadas, UIUC; Praveen Kumar, Neil Mehra, UICOMP

Spring 2021: Vaccination & Post-COVID Health Challenges

Every Shot Counts: Development of a novel predictive model and toolkit to predict and decrease vaccine-preventable rural COVID-19 deaths

Jimeng Sun, UIUC; Scott Barrows, University of UIC, UICOMP, OSF HealthCare; Adam Cross, OSF HealthCare, UICOMP; Ann Willemsen-Dunlap, OSF HealthCare, UICOMP; and Mary Stapel, OSF HealthCare

Human factors in the use of telepresence robots after the COVID-19 pandemic

Inki Kim, UIUC; Thenkurussi (Kesh) Kesavadas, UIUC; Jon Michel, OSF HealthCare; and Shandra Jamison, UIUC

Early insights and recommendation for implementing a COVID-19 saliva-based testing program in K-12 schools: Lessons learned from four under-resourced schools

Rebecca Lee Smith, UIUC; Thanh (Helen) Nguyen, UIUC; Nicole Delinski, OSF HealthCare; Michaelene Ostrosky, UIUC; and W. Catherine Cheung, UIUC

Voice vitals: A new approach for anxiety and depression screening in the era of COVID-19

Mary Pietrowicz, UIUC; Ryan Finkenbine, UICOMP, OSF HealthCare; and Sarah Donohue, UICOMP

COVID-19 infection levels in Central Illinois communities without access to frequent testing: A sewage monitoring and epidemiological modeling study

Thanh Helen Nguyen, UIUC; Ahmed Elbanna, UIUC; Art Schmidt, UIUC; Joanna Shisler, UIUC; and John Farrell, OSF HealthCare

How to design and operate end-to-end vaccine deployment using social media, addressing supply chain allocations constraints and utilizing telemedicine

Anton Ivanov, UIUC; Subhonmesh Bose, UIUC; Albert England III, UIUC, UICOMP, OSF HealthCare; Ashen Eren Mehmet, UIUC; Ujjal Mukherjee, UIUC; Sridhar Seshadri, UIUC; Sebastian Souyris,  UIUC; and Yuqian Xu, UIUC

Building a motivational, interviewing conversational agent (MintBot) for promoting COVID-19 vaccination among people with multiple sclerosis

Jessie Chin, UIUC; Suma Bhat, UIUC; Chung-Yi Chiu, UIUC; Jared Rogers, OSF HealthCare; and Brian Laird, OSF HealthCare

Fall 2020 Funded Grants

Remote state anxiety detection and monitoring using multimodal wearable sensors

Manuel E. Hernandez, UIUC; Elizabeth Hsiao-Wecksler, UIUC; Richard Sowers, UIUC; Brent Roberts, UIUC; Susan Caldecott-Johnson, UICOMP, OSF HealthCare Children’s Hospital of Illinois; Jean Clore, UICOMP

Spatio-temporal analysis with tensor factorization and visualization for pediatric mobile vaccination

Jimeng Sun, UIUC; Mary Stapel, OSF HealthCare; Scott Barrows, OSF HealthCare; Adam Cross, OSF HealthCare; Elise Albers, OSF HealthCare; Ginger Barton, OSF HealthCare; Michelle Sheppard, OSF HealthCare; George Heintz, UIUC; Yaroslav Daniel Bodnar, OSF HealthCare, UICOMP

MedLang Phase II: An intelligent medical record

William Cope, UIUC; Cheng Xiang Zhai, UIUC; Mary Kalantzis, UIUC; Richard Tapping, University of Illinois College of Medicine Peoria (UICOMP); Yerko Berrocal, UICOMP; Duncan Ferguson, PhD, UIUC; Jessica Hanks, OSF HealthCare, UICOMP; Meenakshy Aiyer UICOMP, OSF HealthCare

Toward automated diagnosis of seizures and 3D representation of SEEG clinical data

Matthew Bramlet, UICOMP, OSF HealthCare; Brad Sutton, UIUC; Yogatheesan Varatharajah, UIUC; Andres Maldonado, UICOMP, OSF HealthCare; Michael Xu, UICOMP, OSF HealthCare

Visualizations of social communication behavior of children with autism

Karrie Karahalios, UIUC; Siraj Siddiqi, OSF HealthCare; David Forsyth, UIUC; Mark Hasegawa-Johnson, UIUC; Hedda Meadan, UIUC

Early detection of developmental disorders via a remote sensing platform
Nancy McElwain, UIUC; Susan Caldecott-Johnson, UICOMP, OSF HealthCare Children’s Hospital of Illinois; Mark Hasegawa-Johnson, UIUC; Siraj Siddiqi, OSF HealthCare; Romit Roy Choudhury, UIUC

Community-based tele-rehabilitation health network for robotic stroke therapy.  T. Kesavadas, UIUC; Dusan Stipanovic, UIUC; Anne Horowitz, OSF HealthCare

7-Tesla MRI imaging of severe traumatic brain injury
Paul M. Arnold, Carle Foundation Hospital; Andrew Webb, Carle Foundation Hospital; Ravishankar Iyer, UIUC; Brad Sutton, UIUC; George Heintz, UIUC; Dzung Dinh, UICOMP, OSF HealthCare

MedLang Phase II: a concept mapping tool for case analysis by medical students and researchers

William Cope, UIUC; Cheng Xiang Zhai, UIUC; Mary Kalantzis, UIUC; Richard Tapping, UICOMP; Yerko Berrocal, UICOMP; Jessica Hanks, OSF HealthCare, UICOMP; Meenakshy Aiyer, UICOMP, OSF HealthCare

Soft and dexterous service robot configurations to support health care at home for older adults

Girish Krishnan, UIUC; Wendy Rogers, UIUC; Ryan Riech, OSF HealthCare

Optimal deployment of cancer prevention through digital health workers

Sarah de Ramirez, OSF HealthCare, UICOMP; Hyojung Kang, UIUC; Lavanya Marla, UIUC; Roopa Foulger, OSF HealthCare; Mackenzie McGee, OSF HealthCare; Abby Lotz, OSF HealthCare; Melinda Cooling, OSF HealthCare

A training simulator for clinical breast examination

Anusha Muralidharan, UIUC; Sarah Stewart de Ramirez, OSF HealthCare, UICOMP; Thenkurussi Kesavadas, UIUC; Rohit Bhargava, UIUC; Sandhya Pruthi, Mayo Clinic; Kimberly Michelle Bolin, National Consortium of Breast Centers

Spring 2020 - COVID-19 Priority Call for Proposals

The COVID-19 Keeping Safe Program

Brent Roberts, UIUC; Sarah Stewart de Ramirez, OSF HealthCare, UICOMP; Sanjay Patel, UIUC; John Paul, UIUC; William Sullivan, UIUC; Nick Allen, UIUC; Roopa Foulger, OSF HealthCare; Lisa Barker, OSF HealthCare

A Single-step, 10-minute, point-of-care COVID-19 diagnostic test using Activate Cleave & Count (ACC) technology

Brian Cunningham, UIUC; Anurup Ganguli, UIUC; John Farrell, OSF HealthCare; Taylor Canady, UIUC; Shreya Ghosh, UIUC

Data-driven modeling, analysis, and simulation of epidemic processes: controlling COVID-19 

Carolyn Beck, UIUC; Tamer Basar, UIUC, Joseph Kim, UICOMP

Rapid SARS-CoV-2 detection from nasal swab extracts 

Rashid Bashir; UIUC, Enrique Valera, UIUC; Anurup Ganguli, UIUC; Sarah Stewart de Ramirez, OSF HealthCare, UICOMP

Data-driven analytics to predict the dynamics of COVID-19 outbreak and the impact of health care providers, resources, and communities 

William Bond, OSF HealthCare, UICOMP; Roopa Foulger, OSF HealthCare; Sarah Stewart de Ramirez, OSF HealthCare, UICOMP; Ravi Iyer, UIUC; Roy Campbell, UIUC

Converting a microwave oven into a mask sterilization unit

David Ruzic, UIUC; Helen Nguyen, UIUC; D. Eitan Barlaz, UIUC; Leyi Wang, UIUC

Supply-driven hospital resource planning and community engagement for COVID-19 treatment

Lavanya Marla, UIUC; Qiong Wang, UIUC; Benjamin Davis, Carle Foundation Hospital, UIUC; Kurt Bloomstead, OSF HealthCare

Maximizing the informational value of PCR-based COVID-19 tests through optimal pooled community testing

Hadi Meidani, UIUC; John Farrell, OSF HealthCare; Daniel Lakeland, Lakeland Applied Sciences LLC

Rapid, contactless vital signs collection using computer vision and consumer technologies 

Ramavarapu Sreenivas, UIUC; Roopa Foulger, OSF HealthCare; Brent Cross, OSF HealthCare; Stefan Malmber, Dectivio LLC; Taha Khan, Dectivio LLC

A rapid and affordable virus test for early warning of a pandemic 

Joseph Irudayaraj, UIUC; Wen Ren, UIUC; William Bond, OSF HealthCare, UICOMP

Proposed plans for the fabrication of personal protective equipment (PPE) for local health care systems 

Marty Burke, UIUC; Irfan Ahmed, UIUC; Helen Nguyen, UIUC

Development of a blood analysis technology for artificial intelligence-assisted, point-of-care decision making

Rohit Bhargava, UIUC; James McGee, OSF HealthCare; Tulika Chatterjee, OSF HealthCare, UICOMP

Testing the filtration efficiency of N95 respirators for health care employees and protecting public health in pandemic flu emergencies

Vishal Verma, UIUC; Matthew Bramlet, OSF HealthCare, UICOMP

Healthier Homes: an assessment of opportunities to reduce risk of infectious disease transmission at home

Paul Francisco, UIUC; Beth Houser, OSF HealthCare

Ventilator duplication kit 

Matthew Bramlet, OSF HealthCare, UICOMP; Jon Michel, OSF HealthCare; Brad Sutton, UIUC; Laura Villafan Roca, UIUC

Secure federated learning for collaborative diagnostics 

Sanmi Koyejo, UIUC; Dakshita Khurana, UIUC; George Heintz, UIUC; William Bond, OSF HealthCare, UICOMP

2019 Funded Grants

A human factors approach to food security

Sarah Stewart de Ramirez, OSF HealthCare; Abigail Wooldridge, UIUC

A-Eye: automated retinopathy of prematurity detection and analysis

C. Reddy, OSF HealthCare; Thomas Huang, UIUC

Design and validation of a soft robotic cardiac transseptal puncture simulator

Abraham Kocheril, OSF HealthCare; Ghirish Krishnan, UIUC

Development of a digital fall risk assessment and prevention tool for rural older adults

Sarah Stewart de Ramirez, OSF HealthCare; Jacob Sosnoff, UIUC

Digitizing the Neurological Screening Examination

Christopher Zallek, OSF HealthCare; George Heintz, UIUC

Improving feedback and efficiency: automated grading of post simulation written chart notes

William Bond, OSF HealthCare; Suma Bhat, UIUC

Pediatric sepsis guidance system

Lui Raymond Sha, UIUC; Richard Pearl, OSF HealthCare and UICOMP

Multi-modal skin lesion identification and education simulator: augmented reality interactive skin lesion app

Scott Barrows, OSF HealthCare; Steve Boppart, UIUC

Integrating soft actuators in a heart simulator to mimic force feedback in cardiac trans-septal puncture

Girish Krishnan, UIUC; Abraham Kocheril, OSF HealthCare

KneeVIEW: a virtual education window for musculoskeletal training

Mariana Kersh, UIUC; Scott Barrows, OSF HealthCare and UICOMP, Thomas Santoro, OSF HealthCare and UICOMP

Activate Capture and Digital Counting (AC+DC) technology for ultrasensitive and rapid characterization of miRNA blood-borne biomarkers for ALS

Vahid Tohidi, OSF HealthCare; Brian Cunningham, UIUC

Artificial intelligence augmented portable photoacoustic imaging system for early diagnosis of breast cancer

Kent Hoskins, OSF HealthCare; Yun-Sheng Chen, UIUC

Improving outcomes and training of pectus excavatum

Paul Jeziorczak - OSF HealthCare; Inki Kim, UIUC

Optimizing deployment of community health workers

Sarah Stewart de Ramirez, OSF HealthCare; Hyojung Kang, UIUC

Skill assessment in surgery and microsurgery

Heidi Phillips, UIUC; T. Kesh Kesavadas, UIUC

Virtual reality to deliver psychotherapy to lung cancer patients with depression

Rhonda L. Johnson, OSF HealthCare; Rosalba Hernandez, UIUC

Using simulation to evaluate and improve team cognition in handoffs

Abigail Wooldridge, UIUC; Paul Jeziorczak, OSF HealthCare

Virtual heart patch for determining complex shapes for surgical patching

Arif Masud, UIUC; Matthew Bramlet, OSF HealthCare and UICOMP

Automated and adaptive whole-body segmentation for visualization of anatomy, lesions, and intervention pathways for medical training

Brad Sutton, UIUC; Matthew Bramlet, OSF HealthCare and UICOMP

Heart failure and behavior change: patient/provider interactive clinical education app for mobile devices

Scott Barrows, OSF HealthCare, UICOMP; Barry Clemson, OSF HealthCare, UICOMP; Wawrzyniec Dobrucki, UIUC

Autonomous morphing bed mattress for ALS patients with limited movement ability

Christopher Zallek, OSF HealthCare; Elizabeth Hsiao-Wecksler, UIUC

Automated aneurysm segmentation and measurement

Jeff Klopenstein, OSF HealthCare; Thomas Huang, UIUC

Lung cancer radiomics and radiogenomics

Minh Do, UIUC; Joseph R. Evans, OSF HealthCare, UICOMP

Mixed-reality based visualization and simulation of nerve conduction study

Vahid Tohidi, OSF HealthCare; Pramod Chembrammel, UIUC

Surgical planning via preoperative surgical repair of next-generation 3D, patient-specific cardiac mimic

Hyunjoon Kang, UIUC, Mark Plunkett, OSF HealthCare

i-AREA-p: an intelligent mobility-based augmented reality simulation application for pediatric resuscitation training

Trina Croland, OSF HealthCare and UICOMP; Abigail Wooldridge, UIUC

Robotic arm neurological exam training simulator for abnormal muscle tone

Elizabeth Hsiao-Wecksler, UIUC; Christopher Zallek, OSF HealthCare

MedLang: a semantic awareness tool in support of medical case documentation using simulations

William Cope, UIUC; ChengXiang Zhai, UIUC; Richard Tapping, UICOMP; Meenakshy Aiyer, UICOMP

Augmented reality base prelearning module for extra corporeal membrane oxygenation procedures

Pramod Chembrammel, UIUC; John Vozenilek, OSF HealthCare

2018 Funded Grants

A natural language powered platform for post-operative care for long distance caregiving

Ramavarapu Sreenivas, UIUC; Sarah Stewart de Ramirez, OSF HealthCare, UICOMP

KneeVIEW: a virtual education window for musculoskeletal training

Mariana Kersh, UIUC; Scott Barrows, OSF HealthCare, UICOMP; Thomas Santoro, OSF HealthCare, UICOMP

Interactive mixed reality based medical curriculum for medical education

T. Kesh Kesavadas, UIUC; John Vozenilek, OSF HealthCare, UICOMP

Multi-modal skin lesion identification and education simulator: augmented reality interactive skin lesion app

Scott Barrows, OSF HealthCare, UICOMP; Thomas Golemon, OSF HealthCare, UICOMP; Steve Boppart, UIUC

Interactive technology support for patient medication self-management

Dan Morrow, UIUC; James Graumlich, OSF HealthCare, UICOMP; Ann Willemsen-Dunlap, OSF HealthCare

Flexible, low-cost, single port, minimally invasive robotic surgical platform

Placid Ferreira, UIUC; Edmund Yang, OSF HealthCare and UICOMP

AirwayVR virtual reality based trainer for endotracheal intubation

Pavithra Rajeswaran, UIUC; Eric Bugaieski, OSF HealthCare, UICOMP; Praveen Kumar, OSF HealthCare, UICOMP

Simulation training for mechanical circulatory support using extracorporeal membrane oxygenation in adult patients

Pramod Chembrammel, UIUC; Matthew Bramlet, OSF HealthCare, UICOMP

Heart failure and behavior change: patient/provider interactive clinical education app for mobile devices

Scott Barrows, OSF HealthCare and UICOMP; Barry Clemson, OSF HealthCare and UICOMP; Wawrzyniec Dobrucki, UIUC

2017 Funded Grants

Multi-modal image segmentation, registration, and abnormality detection for clinical applications

Thomas Huang, UIUC; Matthew Bramlet, OSF HealthCare, UICOMP

Developing MRI acquisitions and protocols to enable automated segmentation of cardiac and brain images

Brad Sutton, UIUC; Matthew Bramlet, OSF HealthCare, UICOMP

Development of a robotic forearm to simulate abnormal muscle tone due to brain lesions

Elizabeth Hsiao-Wecksler, UIUC; Steven Tippett, UICOMP, Bradley University; Jianxun Zhou, UICOMP

Interactive technology support for patient medication self-management

Dan Morrow, UIUC; James Graumlich, OSF HealthCare, UICOMP

Surgical planning via preoperative surgical repair of next generation 3D, patient specific cardiac mimic

Rashid Bashir, UIUC; Matthew Bramlet, OSF HealthCare, UICOMP

Movement impairment characterization and rehabilitation for dystonic cerebral palsy using robotic haptic feedback in virtual reality

Citlali Lopez-Ortiz, UIUC; Stephen LaValle, UIUC; Julian Lin, OSF HealthCare, UICOMP

Multi-robot minimally invasive single port laparoscopic surgery

Placid Ferreira, UIUC; Matthew Bramlet, OSF HealthCare, UICOMP

Simulation of postural disfunction in Parkinson's disease

Manuel Hernandez, UIUC; RIchard Sowers, UIUC; Dronacharya Lamichhane, OSF HealthCare, UICOMP

2016 Funded Grants

Patient discharge process and communications simulation training

Deborah Thurston, UIUC; Richard Pearl, OSF HealthCare and UICOMP

Simulation training to identify fall risk in the home environment

Rama Ratnam, UIUC; Jacob Sosnoff, UIUC; Julia Biernot, OSF HealthCare, UICOMP

Safety and reliability of surgical robots via simulation

Ravishankar Iyer, UIUC; David Crawford, OSF HealthCare, UICOMP

Simulation training for mechanical circulatory support using extracorporeal membrane oxygenation in adult patients

Pramod Chembrammel, UIUC; Matthew Bramlet, OSF HealthCare, UICOMP

2015 Funded Grants

Personalized avatars in patient portals

Thomas Huang, UIUC; James Graumlich, OSF HealthCare, UICOMP; Ann Willemsen-Dunlap, OSF HealthCare

Abnormal muscle tone behavior diagnostic device

Elizabeth Hsiao-Wecksler, UIUC; Steven Tippet, UICOMP, Bradley University; Jianxun Zhou, OSF HealthCare, UICOMP