Grant Funding

With over $2.5 million received in grant money in the last few years, the Marshall Family and Community Health Department is working to receive the support we need to fulfill our vision for improved quality healthcare. The following faculty members have received grant funding for various projects:

  • Developing a Primary Care Center into a Behavioral Health Center Rural Health Grant Byrd Center for Rural Health. Adrienne Mays, MD
  • AAFP Foundation Senior Immunization Grant Awards. Tammy Bannister, MD
  • Brain Games for the Pregnancy Brain Rural Health Grant. Adam Franks, MD
  • Opioid Management Control Rural Health Grant. Kevin McCann, MD
  • Music on Memory Rural Health Grant. Adam Franks, MD
  • JCESOM Rural Health Residency Program Robert C Byrd Center for Rural Health. Tammy Bannister, MD
  • Development of Systems for CHW /VISTA - Year2. Richard Crespo, PhD.
  • ROHC Team Lead - OED 1/31/17NCE 5/1/17NCE 5/31/17. Richard Crespo, PhD.
  • ROHC State Rep WV - OED 1/31/17NCE 3/31/17NCE 5/31/17. Richard Crespo, PhD.
  • DHHR Oral Health - FEDERAL PORTION. Richard Crespo, PhD.
  • DHHR Oral Health - STATE PORTION. Richard Crespo, PhD.
  • Benedum CHW (Year 2) - NCE 6/30/17. Richard Crespo, PhD.
  • Benedum CHW (Year 3). Richard Crespo, PhD.
  • Together on Diabetes (Year 5 - Last Year) - NCE 12/31/16NCE 6/30/17. Richard Crespo, PhD.
  • System of Care - Prestera (Tiffany Pittman). Richard Crespo, PhD.
  • Benedum Oral Health YR16-17 - OED 3/31/17NCE 6/30/17NCE 9/30/17. Richard Crespo, PhD.
  • ADCTP FFY16 - OED 9/30/16NCE 8/30/17. Richard Crespo, PhD.
  • Capacity Building for Diabetes Coalition in Alabama - NCE 8/30/17. Richard Crespo, PhD.
  • CDC/DHHR Oral Health Prevention Program. Richard Crespo, PhD.
  • Perinatal Oral Health FFY17. Richard Crespo, PhD.
  • SAMHSA - Project AWARE for Tiffany Pittman (FFY17 - Year3). Richard Crespo, PhD.
  • ADCTP FFY17. Richard Crespo, PhD.
  • Benedum SBHC (YR16-17). Richard Crespo, PhD.
  • Pallottine - Oral Healthcare Assessment & Coordination Project. Richard Crespo, PhD.
  • WV Oral Health Coalition Support Project - DQ OH - OED 5/31/17 NCE 12/31/17. Richard Crespo, PhD.
  • PROMOTE Study Proposal Mobilizing Diabetes Coalitions in Rural WV. Richard Crespo, PhD.
  • Expansion and Strengthening of the MUSOM Dental Residency Program. Richard Crespo, PhD.
  • Development of Systems for CHW /VISTA - Year 3. Richard Crespo, PhD.
  • DentaQuest WV State Rep. Richard Crespo, PhD.
  • DentaQuest Delaware Grassroots. Richard Crespo, PhD.
  • DentaQuest WV State Lead. Richard Crespo, PhD.
  • DentaQuest Delaware State Rep. Richard Crespo, PhD.
  • Benedum Oral Health YR17-18. Richard Crespo, PhD.
  • Sisters Health - Sustainable Employment for CHWs in Coal Impacted Counties. Richard Crespo, PhD.
  • Wellness Collaborative Healthy Home Program Evaluation - Randolph County HA. Richard Crespo, PhD.
  • Benedum Building CHW Workforce Through ARC POWER Grant. Richard Crespo, PhD.
  • Sustainable Employment for CHW. Richard Crespo, PhD.
  • Primary Care Training and Enhancement, Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA), 2015-2020. Stephen Petrany, MD.
  • SBHC – School Based Center (FY 2015), Benedum Foundation, 2015-2016. Richard Crespo, PhD.
  • CHW – Community Health Worker (FY 2015), Benedum Foundation, 2015-2016. Richard Crespo, PhD.
  • Appalachian Diabetes Control and Prevention (ADCTP), ARC – Appalachian Regional Commission, 2015-2016, Richard Crespo, PhD.
  • Benedum Oral Health (FY 2015), Benedum Foundation, 2015-2016. Richard Crespo, PhD.
  • Determination of the Effect of Counseling on Smoking Cessation Rates in Impoverished Appalachians Taking Nicotine Replacement Therapy, Robert C. Byrd Center for Rural Health, 2015-2016. Charles Clements, MD.
  • Effect of Minimal Residual Shared Reading Experiences in Rural Children’s First Year of Life, Robert C. Byrd Center for Rural Health, 2015-2016. Adam Franks, MD.
  • SBHC – School Based Center (FY 2014), Benedum Foundation, 2014-2015. Richard Crespo, PhD.
  • CHW – Community Health Worker (FY 2014), Benedum Foundation, 2014-2015. Richard Crespo, PhD.
  • Appalachian Diabetes Control and Prevention (ADCTP), ARC – Appalachian Regional Commission, 2014-2015, Richard Crespo, PhD.
  • Marshall Medical Outreach, Board of Trustees, Prichard School, 2014. Charles Clements, MD. 
  • SBHC-School Based Center (FY 2013), Benedum Foundation, 2013-2014. Richard Crespo, PhD. 
  • Pilot Project Rural Health Grant .Robert C. Byrd Center for Rural Health, 2013-2014. Dilip Nair, MD. 
  • Marshall University Medical Outreach: Measuring Success and Reintegration into the Healthcare System. Robert C. Byrd Center for Rural Health, 2013. Charles Clements, MD. 
  • CDC DM (FY 2013), WV DHHR-BPH, 2013. Richard Crespo, PhD. 
  • Benedum Oral Health (FY 2013), Benedum Foundation, 2013. Richard Crespo, PhD. 
  • Rezulin/Promote (FY 2013), MU Internal Medicine, 2013. Richard Crespo, PhD. 
  • Perceptions and Knowledge of the Affordable Care Act in a Rural CHC; Rural Health Access, 2013. Dilip Nair, MD.           
  • Student Leadership Grant. Alpha Omega Alpha National Honor Society.  2013. Charles Clements, MD. 
  • CDC DM, WV DHHR-BPH, 2012-2013. Richard Crespo, PhD. 
  • Health Insurance Literacy, West Virginia, WV Insurance Commission, 2012-2013. Richard Crespo, PhD. 
  • Technical Assistance and Evaluation of SBHC, WV Primary Care Association, Inc., 2012-2013. Richard Crespo, PhD. 
  • Shopping Matters (Shared Our Strength), Share Our Strength: No Kid Hungry, 2012-2013. Richard Crespo, PhD. 
  • SBHC-School Based Health Centers (FY 2012), Benedum Foundation, 2012-2013. Richard Crespo, PhD. 
  • Oral Health Educators, WV DHHR-BPH, 2012-2013. Richard Crespo, PhD. 
  • Oral Health Coordinators (State), WV DHHR-BPH, 2012-2013. Richard Crespo, PhD. 
  • MU Technical Assistance and Evaluation, BBHHF-SOC, WV DHHR-BBHF, 2012-2013. Richard Crespo, PhD. 
  • Appalachian Diabetes Control and Prevention (ADCTP), ARC-Appalachian Regional Commission, 2012-2013. Richard Crespo, PhD. 
  • Duke Clinic to Community CMS, Duke University, 2012-2013. Richard Crespo, PhD. 
  • Oral Health Coordinators (Federal), WV DHHR-BPH, 2012-2013. Richard Crespo, PhD. 
  • Vulnerable Populations, CDC, 2012-2013. Richard Crespo, PhD. 
  • MI-CSS Adult-MU Technical Assistance and Evaluation of Mental Health, WV DHHR-BBHHF, 2012-2013. Richard Crespo, PhD. 
  • MI-CSS Adult-MU Technical Assistance and Evaluation of Mental Health, WV DHHR-BBHHF, 2012-2013. Richard Crespo, PhD. 
  • Together on Diabetes, BMS-Bristol Myers Squibb, 2011-2013. Richard Crespo, PhD. 
  • Family Medicine Interest Group Grant.  Family Medicine Foundation of West Virginia, 2012- 2013. Dilip Nair, MD. 
  • Summer Student Internship Grant.  American Academy of Family Physicians, 6/2012-8/2012. Dilip Nair, MD. 
  • (PI) ARRA – Equipment to Enhance Training for Health Professionals Grant. Stephen M. Petrany, MD
  • Perceptions and Knowledge of the Affordable Care Act in a Rural CHC. Rural Health Access. Stephen Petrany, MD. 
  • Impact of a Free clinic Continuity Experience on Practice and Academic Outcomes of a Residency Program. Rural Health Access. Stephen Petrany, MD. 
  • Reconnecting McDowell County Project: Obesity and Teen Pregnancy. Rural Health Access. Stephen Petrany, MD. 
  • Student Externship Grant. American Academy of Family Physicians, 2011. Stephen Petrany, MD. 
  • EETHP-ARRA Residency Training in Primary Care. DHHR, 2011. Stephen Petrany, MD. 
  • Rezulin Project - Diabetes Care, PROMOTE Project - Patient Centered Medical Home Section, 2009 -2011. Stephen Petrany, MD. 
  • Tools for Transition of Care - the Medical Home Model. West Virginia Institute of Health, Inc. 2010. Stephen Petrany, MD. 
  • Cabin Creek Project, WVHEPC, 2010. Stephen Petrany, MD.