The Woman’s Board is proud to fund these four leading-edge research projects and patient care initiatives that further Northwestern Medicine as a leader in compassionate care. The 2018 Eleanor Wood-Prince Grants awardees are:


Preparing for the Experience of Having A Brain Tumor (PREHAB) Program

  • Christina Amidei, PAN, PhD, FAAN
  • Department of Neurological Surgery


Developing a Patient-Centered Palliative Care Program for Patients with a Destination Therapy Ventricular Assist Device

  • Sarah Chuzi, MD
  • Department of General Internal Medicine and Geriatrics


Regulation of Peripheral Arterial Disease by Gut Microbes

  • Karen J Ho, MD
  • Department of Vascular Surgery


Risk Assessment Model for Wait List Mortality in Left Ventricular Assist Device Patients

  • Anjan Tibrewala, MD
  • Department of Cardiology