Department of Medicine

GI Motility and Neurogastroenterology Unit

Recent Grants

Grant Title Sponsor Funding Duration PI
Molecular analysis of smooth muscle from diabetic gastroparesis patients Indiana Clinical and Translational Sciences Institute
Aug 2013-July 2015
Paul Herring, PhD
Effect of Gastric Electrical Stimulation on Vagal Nerve Conduction in Patients with Gastroparesis
Indiana Clinical and Translational Sciences Institute
Sept 2014-August 2016
Pedro Irazoqui, PhD
Consortium of Eosinophilic Gastrointestinal Disease Researchers (CEGIR)
NIH August 2015-
Marc E. Rothenberg, MD, PhD, University of Cincinnati School of Medicine

Fecal bile acids, fecal short chain fatty acids and the intestinal microbiota in patients withirritable bowel syndrome (IBS) and control volunteers

Indiana Clinical and Translational Sciences Institute

7/1/16 through 6/30/17

Andrea Shin

SPARC (Stimulating Peripheral Activity to Relieve Conditions) grant: International consortium of researchers is mapping and studying the stomach’s neural system to better develop electronic stimulation therapies for gastric disorders including gastroparesis, reflux disease and eating disorders.



Terry Powley, PhD, Distinguished Professor, School of Health and Human Sciences, Purdue University