College of Nursing, Washington State University Vancouver

2004 | Enhanced & Expanded Nurse Educator | $150,000

The program will enhance access to WSU College of Nursing masters coursework through conversion of campus-linked, residential requirements into synchronous, web-based/distance courses which will expand the current program capacity to prepare more nurses to become nurse educators.

College of Veterinary Medicine, Oregon State University

2004 | Prevention of UV-induced skin carcinogenesis by chlorophyll and chlorophyllin | $41,120

To test the hypotheses that oral administration of chlorophyllin or chlorophyll inhibits UV-induced skin carcinogenesis, and inhibits systemic UV-induced immunosuppression. The study design will also reveal the effects of chlorophyllin and chlorophyll on normal immune and inflammatory responses.