This page contains a list of Fire Prevention and Safety (FP&S) Research and Development (R&D) Grants awarded for Fiscal Year (FY) 2010. The content is useful for those in the fire service seeking information about to how to improve the safety and health of firefighters.
Fiscal Year (FY) 2010
Clinical Trial of an Intervention to Reduce Fatigue and Improve Safety and Health in Firefighters
The Brigham & Women's Hospital, Inc.
Charles A. Czeisler, Ph.D, MD
Motivational Intervention to Maximize Peer Behavioral Health Awareness and Skill
The Texas A&M University System (TAMUS) Health Science Center Research Foundation
Suzy Bird Gulliver, Ph.D
Investigating the Impact of Cognitive Training for Firefighters with Tinnitus
Jay F. Piccirillo, MD
Study of the Effectiveness of Fire Service Vertical Ventilation and Suppression
Underwriters Laboratories, Inc.
Thomas Fabian, Ph.D
Battery-Free Flashover Alarm for Firefighters
Center for Firefighter Safety Research & Development, University of Maryland
Marino diMarzo , Ph.D
Evaluation and Enhancement of PASS Effectiveness
Fire Protection Research Foundation
Casey C. Grant, P.E.
Investigation and Testing of Compressed Air Foam Systems for Structural Firefighting
California Polytechnic State University
Thomas Korman, Ph.D, P.E.
Balancing Heat Stress and Thermal Protective Performance in Wildland Firefighters
North Carolina State University
Roger L. Barker, Ph.D
Effect of SCBA Design & Firefighting Induced Fatigue on Balance, Gait and Safety
The Board of Trustees of the University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign
Gavin P. Horn, Ph.D
Impact of Adenovirus-36 and Obesity in the Fire Service on Health & Safety
University of Texas Health Science Center, Houston
R. Sue Day, Ph.D
Effect of Dehydration and Heat Stress on Vascular and Hemostatic Functions
Denise Smith, Ph.D