Funding Support

1U01TR002070-01, NIH/NCATS 09/01/2017-05/31/2022

Translating Research into Practice: A Regional Collaborative to Reduce Disparities in Breast Cancer Care
To implement scientific evidence and systems interventions in order to promote utilization of guideline concordant therapies, and ultimately reduce disparities in breast cancer care in Boston, MA and beyond.

1K12HD092535-01, NIH/NIDCR 09/11/2017-08/31/2022
Tufts BIRCWH Program (K12)
The program seeks to support investigators through a mentored research and career development experience leading to an independent scientific career that will 1) benefit the health of women or advance research on sex/gender influences on health, and 2) encourage interdisciplinary research methodology. 

R01 MD007735, NIMHD 2014/09/25-2018/05/31
Insurance Instability and Disparities in Chronic Disease Outcomes
To address the impact of insurance instability on continuity of care for chronic disease management focusing on racial and ethnic health disparities. 

R01 MD007735-02S1, NIMHD
2015/06/01-2018/05/31
Gender Disparities in Stability of Insurance Coverage and Chronic Disease Management 
To address the impact of insurance instability on continuity of care for chronic disease management focusing on gender health disparities.

CRP-17-112-06-COUN, American Cancer Society 
2012/07/01-2022/06/30
Clinical Research Professorship
This award recognizes Dr. Freund’s national leadership in cancer health disparities research, and supports her mentorship and research activities in cancer health disparities.

GTDR15333918, Susan G. Komen Foundation
2015/08/01-2018/07/31
Tufts Breast Cancer Training Program to Reduce Health Disparities 
To train students to conduct breast cancer health disparities research, focusing on Asian Americans.

UL1TR00064, NCATS 2013/09/26-2018/04/30
Tufts Clinical and Translational Science Institute (CTSI)
To accelerate translational and interdisciplinary research across Tufts University and Tufts CTSI members.
Role: Research Lead, ADAPT (Addressing Disparities in Asian Populations)

KL2TR00063, NCATS
2013/09/26-2018/04/30
Tufts Clinical and Translational Science Institute (CTSI) Mentored Career Development
To support junior investigators in developing their careers as clinical translational investigators.

CE-1304-6173, PCORI 2013/10/01-2017/09/30
Cervical Spondylotic Myelopathy Surgical Trial (CSM-S Trial)
The goal of this study is to conduct a comparative effectiveness randomized clinical trial of two methods of neurosurgical intervention for cervical spondylotic myelopathy.