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Grant Recipients

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2019 Grant Recipients

RESEARCH GRANTS

OREF/ASES/ROCKWOOD CLINICAL RESEARCH GRANT IN SHOULDER CARE
PI: John G. Horneff III, MD
Co-PI: Joseph A. Abboud, MD
The Rothman Institute
Photodynamic Therapy for C. Acnes Decolonization of the Shoulder Dermis
Funding made possible by the Dr. and Mrs. Charles Rockwood Family Endowment Fund

OREF TREATMENT OF KNEE OSTEOARTHRITIS RESEARCH GRANT IN HONOR OF THE KNEE SOCIETY
PI: Nicolas Piuzzi, MD
Cleveland Clinic Foundation
Personalized Outcome Prediction Tool for Total Knee Arthroplasty
Funding made possible by Dr. Peter Walker, PhD

OREF PREVENTION OF MUSCULOSKELETAL YOUTH SPORTS INJURIES RESEARCH GRANT IN HONOR OF JAMES ANDREWS, MD
PI: Jason Zaremski, MD
University of Florida, Gainesville
Development of a Protocol to Evaluate Baseball Pitcher’s Workload
Funding made possible in part by the Aircast Foundation

STRYKER ROBOTIC-ASSISTED TOTAL HIP REPLACEMENT CLINICAL RESEARCH GRANT
PI: Ran Schwarzkopf, MD
NYU Langone Medical Center
Targeting the Functional Safe-Zone with Robotic-Assisted THA
Funding made possible by Stryker Orthopaedics

OREF TOTAL ANKLE REPLACEMENT RESEARCH GRANT
PI: Constantine Demetracopoulos, MD
Co-PI: Timothy M. Wright, MD
The Hospital for Special Surgery
Mechanics of the Ankle and Adjacent Joints after Total Ankle Replacement
Funding made possible by Wright Medical Technology, Inc.

THE IMPACT OF REGULATORY POLICIES ON PATIENT-PHYSICIAN RELATIONSHIP RESEARCH GRANT IN HONOR OF SIGVARD HANSEN, MD
PI: Todd Kelley, MD
University of Cincinnati, Adult Reconstruction Division
Assessing Effects of EMR on Physician Well-Being Using Smartphone Sensing
Funding made possible in part by DePuy Synthes Companies of Johnson & Johnson

RESIDENT RESEARCH PROJECT GRANTS

OREF RESIDENT RESEARCH PROJECT GRANTS
PI: Kathleen Keely Boyle, MD
Co-PI: Thomas Duquin, MD
The Research Foundation for The SUNY on behalf of University at Buffalo
Blue Light Reduces Cutibacterium (Propionibacterium) Acnes Bacterial Burden
Funding made possible by Brown University in Memory of Dr. Michael Ehrlich

OREF/AIRCAST FOUNDATION RESIDENT RESEARCH PROJECT GRANTS
PI: Ayoosh Pareek, MD
Co-PI: Christopher Camp, MD
Mayo Clinic
Baseball Statistics for Assessing Return to Play in Pitchers

PI: Heather Roberts, MD
The Regents of the University of California, San Francisco
Epidemiology, Outcomes and Cost of Revision Total Hip and Knee Arthroplasty

OREF/EXACTECH RESIDENT RESEARCH PROJECT GRANTS
PI: Keith Aziz, MD
Co-PI: Aviram Giladi, MD
Co-PI: Kenneth Means, MD
MedStar Health Research Institute
The Effect of Skin Pigmentation on Evaluation of Distal Limb Ischemia

PI: Matthew Counihan, MD
The Trustees of the University of Pennsylvania
Limited Scar Resection for Chronic Achilles Repair: Use of a Rat Model

PI: Christopher Kowalski, MD
Co-PI: Hyun-Min Kim, MD
Pennsylvania State University College of Medicine
Shoulder Immobilization Following Reverse Total Shoulder Arthroplasty

PI: Peter Shaughnessy, MD
Co-PI: John-Erik Bell, MD
Dartmouth-Hitchcock Clinic 
Off Axis Loading and Articulation in the Loosening of Cemented Glenoids

OREF/WOF RESIDENT RESEARCH PROJECT GRANT
PI: Peter Hsiue, MD
Co-PI: Nicholas Bernthal, MD 
Co-PI: Michael Yeaman, MD
The Regents of the University of California, Los Angeles
Macrophage Priming and Adoptive Transfers in Orthopaedic Implant Infections