Archive for the Research Spotlight Category

Granted: Mason Teams with Inova Researchers to Improve Organ Transplant Allocation

September 14, 2010

Researchers from Mason and Inova Health System have received a grant from the National Institutes of Health to develop a framework for optimizing organ allocations for patients awaiting organ transplants in the United States.

Digging through the History of Crime Wins Center a Federal Grant

December 15, 2009

Dan Cohen and Sean Takats of Mason’s Center for History and New Media (CHNM) ) have been awarded a $100,000 grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities’ “Digging into Data Challenge” competition.

Center for Consciousness and Transformation Awards Mini Grants

October 15, 2009

Mason’s new Center for Consciousness and Transformation has awarded seven mini grants to interdisciplinary teams.

Research Spotlight: Professor Studies Community Response to Victims of Violence

October 12, 2009

With a new grant from the American Psychological Foundation, Lauren Cattaneo is working with a local court system to collect data on victims’ experiences filing court orders.

New Climate Change Research Spans Disciplines: Three Projects Under Way

September 23, 2009

Mason faculty members in a variety of disciplines are examining climate change.