Clinical Research Projects

July, 2016

In continuing to support research in the areas of health, wellness, and chronic illnesses, the Center has provided financial support (for genotyping analysis) to Allyson Arana’s Ph.D. dissertation project, entitled “Neurobiological Correlates of Stress and the Psychophysiology of Depression: Associations Among Social Victimization, IL-6, CRP, and BDNF Vall66Mel.

Agency: The University of Texas at Arlington Clinical Research Project
Title: Taking the Heart Out of Heart Failure: Are We Targeting the Wrong Organ?

Agency: American Osteopathic Association
Title: The Osteopathic Difference in Treating Patients with Low Back Pain

Nancy P. & John G. Penson Endowment for Clinical Health Psychology Research

Agency: Canadian Institutes of Health Research
Title: “Health and Work Productivity Demonstration Project”

Agency: National Institutes of Health
Title: An Implementation and Biobehavioral Study of Temporomandibular Joint and Muscle Disorder

Agency: National Institutes of Health
Title: An Implementation and Biobehavioral Study of Temporomandibular Joint and Muscle Disorder – Minority Supplement

Agency: Department of Defense
Title: The STRONG STAR Multidisciplinary PTSD Research Consortium: A randomized Controlled Study of the Treatment of Comorbid
PTSD and Pain

Agency: Productive Rehabilitation of Dallas for Ergonomics (PRIDE)
Title: Etiology, Assessment and Treatment of Musculoskeletal Pain and Disability Disorders

Agency: The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas
Title:Evaluation of Interdisciplinary Pain Management Effectiveness in Reducing Biopsychosocial Indices of Pain and Opioid Medication Use.

Agency: National Science Foundation
Title: Collaborative Development of iRehab, an Intelligent Closed - loop Instrument for Adaptive Rehabilitation

Agency:The University of Texas at Arlington Clinical Research Projects
Title:The Effectiveness of Objective Monitoring and Exercise Intervention for Chronic Low-Back Pain Management

Agency:National Science Foundation
Title:Statistical and Optimization Methods for Adaptive Interdisciplinary Pain Management

Agency:National Science Foundation Collaborative Grant: INSPIRE
Title:The Hunting of the Spark: A Systematic Study of Natural Creativity in Human Networks