Grant Funding

NIH funding for HCRN

Years Grant Description Amount
2012-2017 CSF Levels of L1CAM and Amyloid Precursor Protein in Posthemorrhagic Hydrocephalus K23 Career Development Award Funding
Agency: NINDS
Principal Investigator: David Limbrick, MD, PhD
2009-2014 Multi-center Studies of Pediatric CSF Shunt Infections K23 Career Development Award Funding
Agency: NINDS
Principal Investigator: Tamara Simon, MD
2009-2012 The Hydrocephalus Clinical Research Network: a consortium for pediatric hydrocephalus Challenge Grant Funding
Agency: NINDS, Grant #1RC1NS068943-01
Principal Investigator: John Kestle, MD
2009-2017 Total $2,681,552

Other Grant Funding

Years Grant Description Amount
2010 Ventricular Catheter Placement and Shunt Survival
Funding Agency: AANS/CNS Section on Pediatric Neurological Surgery
Principal Investigator: William Whitehead, MD
2011-2013 In Children Presenting with Hydrocephalus, is Ventricular Size Associated with Neuropsychological Outcomes: Proposal for a Phase II Clinical Study
Funding Agency: Hydrocephalus Association, Young Investigator Award
Principal Investigator: Jay Riva-Cambrin, MD
2014-2017 Understanding the Impact of Post-Hemorrhagic Hydrocephalus on Neurodevelopmental Outcomes in Premature Infants
Funding Agency: The Gerber Foundation, Ref#1692-3638
Principal Investigator: Chevis N Shannon, MBA, MPH, DrPH
2015-2018 A Randomized Controlled Trial of Anterior versus Posterior Entry Site for Cerebrospinal Fluid Shunt Insertion
Funding Agency: Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI), Grant #CER-1403-13857
Principal Investigator: William E. Whitehead, MD
  Total $2,733,194