Grant Received: Dr. Jelena Janjic

Duquesne University Times

Funds totaling $495,960 were awarded to the Mylan School of Pharmacy and the Bayer School of Natural and Environmental Sciences.

Dr. Jelena Janjic, assistant professor of pharmaceutics, and founder and co-director of the Chronic Pain Research Consortium (CPRC), received an award $165,000 from the National Institutes of Health (NIH), National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA), titled Theranostic Pain Nanomedicines: Imaging Inflammation, Reducing Pain and Need for Opiods. Dr. Janjic is the principal investigator on the award. Drs. John Pollock, professor of biological sciences and co-director of CPRC, and Dr. Ben Kolber, assistant professor of biological studies, are co-investigators. This is Year 1 funding of a two-year project.

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