Recent Awards

In FY 2017, Brandeis University attracted nearly $60 million in outside funding to support research. Following is a list of recent awards received by Brandeis University scholars.
Improving Treatment and Outcomes Among Soldiers Identified with Severe Alcohol Abuse after Return OEF/OIF/OEND Deployment

Total Anticipated Award: $91,892

Principal Investigator: Rachel Sayko Adams, Mary Jo Larson, Heller School for Social Policy and Management

Sponsor: Henry M. Jackson Foundation for the Advancement of Military Medicine

Date Awarded: 11/30/2018

USU-Brandeis Collaboration: Looking at MHS-Surgical Procedures through the Lens of an Episode Grouper

Total Anticipated Award: $89,629

Principal Investigator: Jennifer Perloff, Mary Jo Larson, Heller School for Social Policy and Management

Sponsor: Henry M. Jackson Foundation for the Advancement of Military Medicine

Date Awarded: 11/30/2018

Understanding Provider Influence on Initiating Opioid Prescriptions

Total Anticipated Award: $90,196

Principal Investigator: Mary Jo Larson, Rachel Adams, Heller School for Social Policy and Management

Sponsor: Henry M. Jackson Foundation for the Advancement of Military Medicine

Date Awarded: 11/30/2018

Establishing an Analytic Hub

Total Anticipated Award: $162,000

Principal Investigator: Gary Gaumer, Wu Zeng, Heller School for Social Policy and Management

Sponsor: BAO Systems

Date Awarded: 11/20/2018

Boston Youth Online Directory and Program Census

Total Anticipated Award: $45,000   

Principal Investigator: Della Hughes, Heller School for Social Policy and Management

Sponsor: City of Boston, Office of Workforce Development

Date Awarded: 12/05/2018

Boston Builds Credit Eval II

Total Anticipated Award: $15,000

Principal Investigator: Jessica Santos, Heller School for Social Policy and Management

Sponsor: United Way of Massachusetts Bay   

Date Awarded: 12/06/2018

WKKF Programmatic Dashboards

Total Anticipated Award: $120,000

Principal Investigator: Erin Hardy, Nick Huntington, Heller School for Social Policy and Management

Sponsor: W. K. Kellogg Foundation

Date Awarded: 11/27/2018

Massachusetts Prescription Drug Monitoring Program Project

Total Anticipated Award: $80,004   

Principal Investigator: Gail Strickler, Peter Kreiner, Heller School for Social Policy and Management

Sponsor: Commonwealth of Massachusetts Dept. of Public Health

Date Awarded: 12/10/2018

Quality Measure Development and Maintenance for CMS Programs Serving Medicare-Medicaid Enrollees and Medicaid-only Enrollees

Total Anticipated Award: $153,565

Principal Investigator: Deborah Garnick, Margaret Lee, Heller School for Social Policy and Management

Sponsor: Mathematica Policy Research, Inc.

Date Awarded: 11/16/2018