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FUNDING AND CURRENT PROJECTS

Grants

  National Institutes of Health R01 (R01 AI163444-01; Principle Investigator): "Redefining thermal       

  suitability for urban malaria transmission in the context of humidity" (Sep 2020 - Sep 2026).

  National Institutes of Health R01 Administrative Climate Health Supplement (3R01AI153444-03S1;

  Principle Investigator): "Redefining thermal suitability for urban malaria transmission in the context of

  humidity" (Sep 2023 - Sep 2024).

  National Institutes of Health R01 (1R01AI180243-01, Co-Investigator; Principle Investigator, Lili He,

  University of Massachusetts Amherst): "A novel approach of age-grading of mosquitoes using SERS and 

  machine learning models" (Dec 15, 2023 - Dec 14, 2028).

  National Institutes of Health R01 (R01AI173206-01, Co-Investigator; Principle Investigator, Greg Ebel,

  Colorado State University): "Arbovirus population biology: temperature impacts on selection and

  collective dynamics" (Nov 1, 2023 - Oct 31, 2028).

  National Institutes of Health R01 (2 R01 AI067380-16, Co-Investigator; Principle Investigator, Greg Ebel, 

  Colorado State University): "Quasispecies dynamics in arbovirus persistence, emergence, and fitness"

  (May 1, 2022 - April 30, 2027).

  National Institute of Food and Agriculture / United States Department of Agriculture Federal Capacity

  Funds (7003469): "Taming the tiger: understanding mosquito population connectivity to improve control"

  (Oct 2022 - Oct 2025)

Completed Grants

  Ceva Industry Sponsored Project (Principle investigator): "Modeling the effects of Vectra3D on

  mosquito population dynamics and heartworm prevalence" (Aug 2017 - Aug 2019).

  National Institutes of Health R01 (A110793; Co-investigator): "Influence of temperature on 

  malaria transmission and prospective control" (April 2014 - Mar 2020)

 

  National Institutes of Health R21 (R21AI128407; Co-investigator): "The role of African green monkeys in

  the epidemiology of Dengue and chikungunya on St. Kitts, West Indies" (Dec 2016 - Dec 2019)

 

  National Institutes of Health R21 (AI118593; Co-investigator): "Acoustic mating signals in the 

  dengue vector Aedes aegypti" (Mar 2016 - Feb 2019)

  Department of Defense (PR151282; Co-investigator): "Using VacSim delivery to enhance malaria vaccine      efficacy" (Oct 2016 - Sep 2019)

 

  FAPEMIG-UGA Research Mobility Grant (Principle Investigator): "Effects of environmental          

  temperature on the mosquito-Zika interaction" (June 2017 - May 2018)

 

  National Science Foundation RAPID (1640780; Principle Investigator): "Environmental 

  drivers of Zika transmission and control" (May 2016 - April 2017)

 

  Office for Vice President for Research Grants on the Edge ($10,000; Principle Investigator):

  "Characterizing the thermal performance of chikungunya in American Aedes mosquitoes and

  implications for transmission" (Feb 2016 - Jun 2016)

  National Institutes of Health R21 (AI096036-01; Co-investigator): "Effects of temperature on mosquito 

   immunity and vector competence" (Jun 2011 - May 2013)

 

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