Recent Grants

  • Pop Health Grant- ITHSDr. Herbie Duber and his collaborating partners, Dr. Gary Hsieh in Engineering and Human Centered Design, and Dr Andrea Hartzler in Bioinformatics and Human Centered Design, have been selected to receive the 2020 Collaboration Innovation Award from the Institute of Translational Health Sciences. This award includes 50K in funding that will be applied to his project Feasibility of chatbot-facilitated social needs screening in the emergency department. 
  • Dr. Jeremy Hess is co-PI on "Indigenous values-based decision-making for more equitable health outcomes in climate adaptation strategies."
  • Dr. Amber Sabbatini is PI on a R34 grant from the NIH HEAL Initiative:  "Improving Mental Health Outcomes with the Emergency Department Information Exchange (EDIE): Insights from Washington State." The overall goal of this study is to understand how health information exchange can be leveraged to improve outcomes for Medicaid patients with mental illness.