2021 Grant Recipients

Leadership Circle awarded four grants that will advance the important work of these talented physicians and research scientists. The impact of their work will significantly enhance the world-class care for patients and families at Phoenix Children’s.

Congratulations to the 2021 Leadership Circle Grant Recipients:

Carla Allan

Carla C. Allan, PhD

DYSLEXIA SCREENING QUESTIONNAIRE (DYSQ)

Department/Division: Psychology
Amount Funded: $149,711

Luis F. Goncalves, MD, Pediatric

Luis F. Goncalves, MD

A COMPLETE SOLUTION SUITE FOR FETAL CARDIAC MRI: ACCURATE CARDIAC GATING, MOTION CORRECTION AND 3D RECONSTRUCTION OF THE FETAL HEART

Department/Division: Radiology
Amount Funded: $129,380

Cady Berkel, PhD, Data Analyst

Cady Berkel, PhD

POST-TRAUMATIC STRESS DISORDER IN BONE MARROW TRANSPLANT PATIENTS AND THEIR FAMILIES

Department/Division: Palliative Care/Bone Marrow Transplant
Amount Funded: $39,766

Theresa Currier Thomas, PhD

Theresa Currier Thomas, PhD

MEN ARE FROM MARS, WOMEN ARE FROM VENUS: EQUIPMENT AND SUPPLIES TO EVALUATE HOW SEX HORMONES INFLUENCE BRAIN FUNCTION

Department/Division:
Barrow Neurological Institute at Phoenix Children’s Hospital, NeuroTrauma Lab
Amount Funded: $99,924