Research Grants

CHITREC’s research team and collaborators have received more than $6 million dollars in federal and foundational grants to conduct innovative studies in the field of health information technology.

Recent Research Grants Awarded:

  •  Abel Kho; Eric Hart; William Thompson; Richard Wunderink. Development of an Algorithm to Accurately Identify Community-Acquired Pneumonia (CAP) Using Readily Available Electronic Medical Record Data. 12/29/2011 - 12/29/2014. Sponsor: Hospira, Inc.
  • David Baker; Helen Binns; Joseph Feinglass; Michael Fleming; Dana Gossett; Romana Hasnain-Wynia; Namratha Kandula; Abel Kho; Larry Michael Manheim; Kenzie Cameron; Maria Rosario Ferreira; Muriel Jean-Jacques; Donald Lloyd-Jones; Stephen Persell; Alfred Rademaker; Michael Wolf. NU Center for Advancing Equity in Clinical Preventive Services. 9/30/2011 - 9/29/2014. Sponsor: Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality
  • Rex Chisholm; Maureen Smith; M. Hayes; Abel Kho; Stephen Persell; Laura Rasmussen-Torvik; Justin Starren. A Personalized Genomic Medicine Pilot Program Using the NUgene eMERGE Experience. 8/15/2011 - 7/31/2015. Sponsor: National Human Genome Research Institute
  • Abel Kho; Fred Rachman; Theresa Walunas. Chicago HIT Regional Extension Center.  ARRA Health Information Technology Extension Program:  Regional Centers. 1/15/2010-1/14/2014. Sponsor: Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology (ONC).


For a complete list of research grants, click here.