Past Awards

Learn about past Osher funding recipients below. Funding mechanisms include the successful Osher Pilot Research Award program, through which we have supported over 10 new pilot studies since 2014.

(Past awardee details are currently being updated. Check back here for more details)

Pilot Grant

AwardeesAwarded ProjectsYear Awarded

Effects of Meal Environment Cues on Appetite and Metabolic Responses and the Mediating Role of Mind-Body States

  • 2018

Awardee Recipient

Impact of Stress Reduction on Inflammation and Atherosclerosis

  • 2018

A Mixed Methods Evaluation of Changes in Psychological Health Following a Yoga Program for Medical Residents

  • 2018

A SMART Approach to Reducing Atrial Fibrillation Symptoms

  • 2017

Awardee Recipient

Acupuncture for Breast Cancer Related Lymphedema: A Pilot Study

  • 2017

Translating Discoveries from Regeneration Studies into Novel Biomarkers for Prognosis of Traumatic Limb Injuries

  • 2017

Awardee Recipient

Integrated Yoga/Meditation-Based Therapy for Complex Sleep Apnea

  • 2016

Awardee Recipient

Relation of DNA methylation and molecular markers to health and well-being in aging

  • 2016

Ecological Momentary Assessment of the Relationships between Sleep Disturbance, Hypothalamic-Pituitary-Adrenal Axis Function, and Pain in Fibromyalgia Patients: The Impact of Daily Yoga-Based Exercise

  • 2015

A Novel Mind-Body Program for Grieving Older Adults: Development and Initial Piloting

  • 2015

Awardee Recipient

Prenatal Yoga for Pregnancy-Related Back Pain

  • 2014

Awardee Recipient

Novel Roles for Thyroid Hormone in the Muscle Stem Niche Cell

  • 2014

Measuring the Effects of Exercise on the Mind and Body using Magnetic Resonance Spectroscopy

  • 2014