02/13- SLU's Jeffrey Scherrer, Ph.D., associate professor in family and community medicine, is the author of the study. Scherrer and his colleagues analyzed health records of more than 2,500 veterans with PTSD.
02/12- Saint Louis University physician and researcher Adrian Di Bisceglie, M.D., has been named a fellow of the Academy of Science St. Louis for his work as a physician, researcher and leader in the field of hepatology, especially his work in furthering the nation’s prevention and treatment of viral hepatitis.
02/12- SLU researchers Kira Banks, Ph.D., Keon L. Gilbert, DrPh, Amber Johnson, Ph.D., Sidney Watson, J.D., and Ruqaiijah Yearby, J.D., have received a prestigious grant from the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation’s Policies for Action program to evaluate the effects of racial equity and social justice initiatives on policy nationwide.
02/11- Paul Lynch, Ph.D., associate professor of English, sat down with "St. Louis on the Air" to talk through the cultural understanding of rhetoric and its positive uses in today's society.
02/11- Ramona Behshad, M.D., has been elected 2019 president of the St. Louis Metropolitan Medical Society, the association representing physicians in the St. Louis area. Behshad is an assistant professor in the Department of Dermatology at Saint Louis University School of Medicine and director of the Division of Mohs Surgery and Cutaneous Oncology. She is a practicing dermatologist with SLUCare Physician Group.
02/07- Nirav Patel, M.D., is an infectious disease specialist at SSM Health Saint Louis University Hospital.
02/06- Daniela Salvemini, Ph.D., professor of pharmacological and physiological science, was featured in the Wall Street Journal for her innovative research on the treatment of chronic pain.
02/04- Timothy G. Howell, Ed.D., ATC, PES, CES, CSCS, assistant professor of physical therapy and athletic training, sat down with Fox2Now to make some recommendations for those recovering from serious injuries.
02/01- The newly established Saint Louis University Research Institute will award its first round of funding: $1.8 million in grants to accelerate research growth at the University.
01/31- Enbal Shacham, Ph.D., associate professor of behavioral science and health education, has led a team of SLU researchers to investigate how economic status, education and community location influence the choice to become an organ donor.
01/31- Ness Sandoval, Ph.D., associate professor of sociology and anthropology, sat down with Fox2Now to discusses the university's new partnership with the NGA and the upcoming "Geospatial 101" event series. More information on "Geospatial 101" can be found on slu.edu/research.
01/30- Student research that ranged from crowdsourcing speech evaluations to possible causes of cell death was showcased recently as Saint Louis University School of Medicine held its 54th annual Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society medical student research forum.
01/30- SLUCare cardiologist Michael Lim, M.D., has been selected as the 2019 recipient of the American Heart Association’s Hugh D. McCulloch Award in recognition of his significant contributions to furthering the association’s mission.
01/29- SLU biologist Jason Knouft, Ph.D., has been appointed to a two-year term on a national advisory board that assists the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) with a broad range of environmental policy, technology and management issues.
01/26- Dawn Davis, M.D., assistant professor of family and community medicine, discusses possible contributing factors of low vaccination rates among Missouri teenagers.
01/25- The Daily Mail reports on a study of the relationship between oolong tea and the development of breast cancer being led by SLU's Chunfa Huang.
01/24- Gary Ritter, Ph.D., is the dean of the School of Education at SLU. The Policy Research in Missouri Education (PRiME) center was recently established within the school following a nearly $1 million grant from the Walton Family Foundation.
01/24- Dan Hoft, M.D., Ph.D., professor and director of the Division of Infectious Diseases, Allergy, and Immunology at SLU, is the principal investigator on the trial.
01/24- Kuhlmann, Ph.D., M.P.H., associate professor of behavioral science and health education at SLU, recently conducted a study that found two-thirds of poor U.S. women cannot afford menstrual products.
01/23- The SLU Research Institute has announced the first round of funding through the newly established Research Growth Fund, totaling $1.8 million.
01/21- Joel Goldstein, J.D., Vincent C. Immel Professor of Law, sat down with KTRS-AM 550 to discuss the evolution of the Vice Presidency and Vice President Pence's relationship with President Trump.
01/18- The team, led by Chunfa Huang, Ph.D., associate professor of internal medicine at SLU, published its findings in "Anticancer Research."
- SLU’s Nancy Weaver to Co-Direct Community Engagement Arm of New NIH-Funded Child Maltreatment Center
01/17- Nancy Weaver, Ph.D., M.P.H., professor of behavioral science and health education at SLU, believes we can reduce childhood abuse by promoting healthy behaviors and improving the environments where people live.
01/17- SLU's Jeffrey Scherrer, research director at the department of Family and Community Medicine, led a 2016 study to determine whether long-term chronic use of prescription opioids increased the risk of depression.
01/17- Policies for Action has announced the funding of a SLU research team led by Sidney D. Watson, J.D., and Ruqaiijah Yearby, J.D., M.P.H., that will evaluate how cities and counties are prepared to use racial equity tools to influence policy.
01/16- The study was led by SLU researcher Anne Sebert Kuhlmann, who talked to US News & World Report about the findings.
01/16- A neurogastrointestinal motility clinic at Cardinal Glennon is now offering testing to children under the leadership of SLUCare Pediatric Gastroenterologist Dhiren Patel, M.D.
01/14- Saint Louis University and the National Geospatial Intelligence Agency (NGA) have announced a new partnership to promote geospatial research and technology.
01/13- VP for Research Ken Olliff talks with KMOX's "Nothing Impossible" about geospatial tech in STL and SLU's new partnership with the NGA.
01/11- The St. Louis Review discusses the intersection of SLU's research ambitions and the university's Catholic identity with VP for Research Ken Olliff.
01/09- A new research center at Saint Louis University dedicated to conducting applied research and disseminating results to education stakeholders across the state of Missouri will open this spring, following a nearly $1 million grant from the Walton Family Foundation.
01/09- The National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency has signed a new partnership agreement that will promote funded research and innovation initiatives at Saint Louis University.
01/07- Before becoming a celebrated member of the SLU community, Samkon Gado played for several different teams as a running back in the NFL, including the Kansas City Chiefs, Green Bay Packers, and the St. Louis Rams.
12/05- Sarah George, M.D., associate professor of infectious diseases, allergy, and immunology, is the principal investigator on a test of a possible Zika vaccine.
12/05- Sharon Frey, M.D., clinical director of the SLU Center for Vaccine Development, talks about the importance of getting your annual flu shot. Kinsella Endowed Chair in Internal Medicine Professor, Associate Director of Clinical Research , Division of Infectious Diseases, Allergy and Immunology
- SLU Researchers Find that Babies Who Weigh Less than Their Siblings at Birth More Likely to Die During First Month
12/01- A team of researchers led by Maya Tabet, professor of epidemiology, compared birth weights of siblings and found younger siblings who weighed at least a pound less than their older sibling at birth, were twice as likely to die in the first month of life.
11/13- Dan Haybron, Ph.D., professor of philosophy, discusses research that shows the benefits of kindness on "World Kindness Day." Haybron previously received $5.1 million in grant funding from the John Templeton Foundation and SLU to study happiness and well-being.
11/12- Nine Network tours the SLU Center for Vaccine Development and talks to the Center's Clinical Director Sharon Frey, M.D., about the importance of flu vaccines.
11/02- Nosayaba Osazuwa-Peters, B.D.S., M.P.H., C.H.E.S., assistant professor of otolaryngology, published his findings in "Cancer."
10/25- Nosayaba Osazuwa-Peters, BDS, PH.D., MPH, assistant professor of otolaryngology at Saint Louis University School of Medicine and faculty member at the Saint Louis University Cancer Center, published his findings in the latest issue of the journal "Cancer."
10/23- Daniela Salvemini, professor of pharmacology and physiology, recently received several grants from the NIH that will allow her to study the side effects of chemotherapy and opioids.
10/11- Full-time faculty members are invited to submit applications to the fund to support their research and scholarship ambitions. Deadline is Friday, Nov. 9.
09/27- Jenna Gorlewicz, Ph.D, is developing software that uses vibrations and sound to help children with disabilities in their education.
09/21- SLU has become the first institution in the St. Louis region to achieve I-Corp Site status from the National Science Foundation. This will enable SLU to support researchers whose concepts are strong candidates for commercialization.
09/20- Juliet Iwelunmor, Ph.D., an associate professor of global health and behavioral science and health education in SLU’s College for Public Health and Social Justice, was awarded a $2.3 million grant from the National Institutes for Health to develop and evaluate
08/28- Today, Saint Louis University announces that St. Louis philanthropists Dr. Jeanne and Rex Sinquefield are donating $50 million to the University to accelerate SLU’s rise as a world-class research university.
08/16- Allison Miller has been appointed to a joint faculty position between the Danforth Plant Science Center and SLU, expanding the collaboration between the two institutions.
07/29- Enrico Di Cera, Chair of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology at SLU, discusses the value of SLU's "Research 2" designation from Carnegie and continuing to climb the Carnegie rankings.
07/18- Gina Yosten is studying how cells of the body communicate, and, when they don’t, where the breakdown occurs and how to fix it.
06/27- Fred Pestello, president of Saint Louis University, talks about the risks and rewards of investing in more research opportunities.
06/08- Fortune writes that SLU's Center for Vaccine Development’s Vaccine and Treatment Evaluation Unit (funded by the National Institutes of Health) is planning a human approach to studying influenza and vaccine effectiveness.
06/02- Saint Louis University is hosting a competition among faculty and students to find the next big idea. Meet the three finalists and learn more about how they are hoping to change the world.
05/16- Dr. Daniel Hoft and his team at the Center for Vaccine Development Extended Stay Research Unit are preparing for their fight against the deadly virus.
05/14- Saint Louis University is among four federally-funded vaccine research centers studying an investigational universal influenza vaccine intended to protect against multiple strains of the virus.
04/30- SLU’s Office of the Vice President for Research (OVPR) and the Research Growth Committee have announced the winners of the first round of Big Ideas planning grants. The multi-year competition offers increasing levels of investment for projects that demonstrate broad faculty engagement, strong leadership and compelling research plans.
04/11- Saint Louis University researchers are one step closer to understanding how to prevent the chronic pain associated with chemotherapy.
04/02- Saint Louis University researcher Daniel F. Hoft, M.D., Ph.D., has been named a fellow of the Academy of Science of St. Louis, an organization that works to promote the advancement and understanding of science and technology in the region.
04/02- Vice President for Research Ken Olliff was featured as one of "100 St. Louisans You Should Know to Succeed in Business" in the April issue of St. Louis Small Business Monthly.
03/29- Saint Louis University’s Department of Family and Community Medicine ranks in the top 20 in the nation in National Institute for Health (NIH) funding, per data compiled by the Blue Ridge Institute for Medical Research.
03/05- 2/28 Researcher Irma Kuljanishvili, Ph.D. developed a promising technique to produce nanoscale materials using simple processes.
02/27- Research by Jeff Scherrer, professor of family and community medicine, was published in the British Journal of Psychiatry.
10/02- SLU's Ken Olliff and Lauren Landfried discuss the importance of a multidisciplinary approach on Fox 2 Now.
09/27- Paul Bracher, Ph.D., assistant professor in the Department of Chemistry at Saint Louis University, talks with the St. Louis Business Journal.
09/20- For Saint Louis University historian and archaeologist Thomas Finan, Ph.D., digging into the past buried in layers of Irish soil is a means to understand the past and to prepare his students for the future. A new documentary from HEC-TV chronicles that journey.
09/12- In research published in Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences (PNAS), Mee-Ngan F. Yap, Ph.D., assistant professor of biochemistry and molecular biology at Saint Louis University, has uncovered the way a bacterial ribosome moves from an inactive to an active form, and how that “wake up call” is key to its survival.
08/28- Saint Louis University is leading a multi-national clinical trial of what could become a regimen for drug resistant tuberculosis (TB) that does not require injectable medications.
08/18- "What I've learned along the way is not to hold on too tight to what you think you're supposed to be doing. Don't be afraid to change track along the way."
06/17- Saint Louis University researcher Daniela Salvemini, Ph.D., reports discovering a key molecular pathway that drives cancer-related bone pain while providing a potential solution with a drug that already is on the market.