Department of Psychiatry

Current & Recent Research Grants


Source Type Name Description Principle Investigator(s)
Health Care Foundation of Greater Kansas City Research Suicide Prevention Development of the Core Suicide Risk System (an 8- profile risk triage based on thought patterns) and the development of tailored cognitive-behavioral interventions to address these thought patterns. Geis B, Edlavitch S, Munro S
Health Care Foundation of Greater Kansas City Research Health Promotion and School Psychiatry Work with local school districts to identify problem areas and collaborate on creating an environment of mental health. Twemlow S, Robbins D, Gregory D, Munro S
NIMH Research RAISE Trial Researching strategies for improving treatment for first episode schizophrenia
Pharmaceutical company Research Aripiprazole long-acting injection Aripiprazole long-acting injection for maintenance treatment of patients with schizophrenia Nelson LA, Patel M, Winans E, Sommi R
Pharmaceutical company Research PRIDE Trial Paliperidone Pamoate in patients recently released from jail. Sommi R, Jarvis S, Shelley C, Nelson LA, Winans E
NIH Evaluation Frontiers (CTSA) External evaluation of CTSA grant awarded to a consortium of research organizations in Kansas City Boulden W
SAMHSA Evaluation Project Your Choice   Boulden W
BJA Evaluation Municipal Drug Court   Boulden W
HRSA Evaluation KU HRSA HCCP   Boulden W
DMH Evaluation CMHC Capacity Building Tri-County, Ray County, lee’s Summit Boulden W
Evaluation UMKC KC-BANCS   Boulden W
Evaluation KU SEPA   Boulden W
Salvation Army Clinical Service and Evaluation Women’s Homeless Shelter Full battery psychosocial and cognitive assessments, support to case managers and  clinical linkage for women in  a domestic violence setting Geis B, Rempfer M