Barroilhet awarded R01 grant!

Tags: gynecologic oncology, reproductive sciences, lisa barroilhet, Manish Patankar, Arvinder Kapur

Congratulations to Lisa Barroilhet, MD, of the UW Ob-Gyn Division of Gynecologic Oncology! Barroilet has been awarded her first Research Project Grant (R01) from the National Institutes of Health for the project "Repurposing Atovaquone for the Prevention of Ovarian Cancer."

This five-year award includes an innovative mouse model and a clinical trial on the effects of atovaquone on normal ovarian and fallopian tube tissue. Division of Reproductive Sciences Director Manish Patankar, PhD and Arvinder Kapur, PhD, were instrumental in the successful submission of this grant and will continue to be close collaborators.

Please congratulate Dr. Barroilhet, as well as Dr. Patankar and Dr. Kapur on this incredible accomplishment!