Recent Research Funding

Strong funding from many sources supports research in our division.

Backed by grants from foundations, institutes, companies, programs and organizations, we engage in various areas of research and conduct innovative studies.

Gregory Gudleski, PhD

Jeffrey Lackner, PsyD

  • Buffalo Clinical and Translational Research Center Clinical and Translational Science Award(CTSA). Jeffrey Lackner (Co-Investigator). National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences (NCATS)/National Institutes of Health. $20,000,000. 8/1/2015-8/1/2024.
  • A brief, transdiagnostic cognitive behavioral treatment for urologic chronic pelvic pain syndrome (UCPPS): Process, predictions, outcomes. Gregory Gudleski (Co-Investigator), Jeffrey Lackner (Principal Investigator), Brian Quigley (Co-Investigator), Christopher Radziwon (Co-Investigator), Alison Vargovich (Co-Investigator). NIH NIDDK. $3,288,753. 9/1/2021-7/1/2026.
  • Sex related differences in Brain Gut Microbiome (BGM) Interactions in Irritable Bowel Syndrome. Jeffrey Lackner (Co-Investigator). NIH NIDDK. $7,757,028. 5/1/2020-4/1/2025.
  • Anesthesiology Research Training Program. Jeffrey Lackner (Co-Investigator). NIH. $1,183,053. 7/1/2017-6/1/2022.

Brian Quigley, Ph.D.

Christopher Radziwon, Ph.D.

Alison Vargovich, PhD