2014 Awardees

Fellowship Project Award

Dr Davide Matino Dr Davide Matino
McMaster University, Hamilton, ON, Canada
Potential determinants of ITI success using immune gene expression profiling
Dr Antonino Cannavò Dr Antonino Cannavò
Fondazione Luigi Villa, Milan, Italy
Complete immunological characterization of patients enrolled in the SIPPET study

Early Career Investigator Award

Dr Juan Melero-Martin Dr Juan Melero-Martin
Boston Children's Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
Bioengineering vascular networks for FVIII delivery with iPSC-derived cells from hemophilic patients
Dr Matteo Bovolenta Dr Matteo Bovolenta
University of Ferrara, Ferrara, Italy
Transcriptional enhancement as therapeutic approach of coagulation factors promoter mutations
Dr Lacramioara Ivanciu Dr Lacramioara Ivanciu
The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA, USA
Factor IX variants for treatment of hemophilia
Dr Suman Sood Dr Suman Sood
University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
Chronic kidney disease in the hemophilia population

Special Project Award

Dr Brian Brown Dr Brian Brown
Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY, USA
Targeted correction of hemophilia A using CRISPR-mediated editing
Dr Francesca Fallarino Dr Francesca Fallarino
University of Perugia, Perugia, Italy
Resetting tolerance to FVIII via aryl hydrocarbon receptor activation in hemophilia A
Dr Mettine Bos Dr Mettine Bos
Leiden University Medical Center, Leiden, The Netherlands
A novel cofactor-based procoagulant protein as bypassing agent for hemophilia
Dr Jordan Shavit Dr Jordan Shavit
University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
Identification of novel hemostatic bypassing agents using a zebrafish model

Caregiver Award

JoAnn Nilson JoAnn Nilson
Royal University Hospital, Saskatoon, SK, Canada
Implementation and Utilization of an electronic application developed specifically for young men with mild hemophilia
Hannie van Wanroij Hannie van Wanroij
Radboud University Medical Centre, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
Shared medical appointments to change LIfestyles of overweight heMophilia patients (SLIM study)
Dènise Bestetti Dènise Bestetti
Angelo Bianchi Bonomi Hemophilia and Thrombosis Center, Milan, Italy
The effect of hydrotherapy in haemophilic patients after joint replacement of the lower limb
Kuixing Li Kuixing Li
Peking Union Medical College Hospital, Beijing, P.R. China
Caring for carriers in China – development/evaluation of a culturally-relevant bleed assessment tool