Pilot and Feasibility Program

  • Initiated in 2002
  • 20 total grants
  • First funding opportunity for 14 investigators
    • 3 are now tenured professors
    • 4 are now tenured associate professors
    • 1 is now on tenure track at academic Institutions
  •  Funding for 5 investigators outside of nephrology (Anesthesia, Biochemistry, Urology, Pediatric Cardiology, Clinical Pharmacology) 
  • Funding for 4 established investigators with new research directions
  • At least 9 RO-1 grants as a direct result of P&F funding