Category Archive: PCORI

Apr 19 2016

Coordinating Research with 80 Million Participants: A PCORnet Q&A

As newly appointed chair of the research committee for the national patient-centered clinical research network called PCORnet, he is helping research studies take shape to include a participant population of up to 80 million Americans who are part of 33 large research networks.

Permanent link to this article: http://blog.research.chop.edu/coordinating-research-with-80-million-participants-a-pcornet-qa/

Aug 11 2015

PEDSnet Awarded $8.6 Million to Support Clinical Data Research Network

PEDSnet, a patient-centered clinical data research network led by The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, received $8.6 million in funding to continue its discovery and implementation of new ways to provide the best care and outcomes for children.

Permanent link to this article: http://blog.research.chop.edu/pedsnet-awarded-8-6-million-to-support-clinical-data-research-network/

Feb 09 2015

Researchers Developing Reliable Measures of Children’s Sleep Health

Christopher B. Forrest, MD, PhD, a CHOP pediatrician, recently received a two-year grant to develop PROMIS pediatric sleep health measures that will fill this gap and enable patients and their families to express exactly how health conditions and treatments affect their sleep.

Permanent link to this article: http://blog.research.chop.edu/researchers-developing-reliable-measures-childrens-sleep-health/

Dec 15 2014

Oral, Intravenous Antibiotics Equally Effective at Treating Bone Infection

Ron Keren, MD, MPH, was the first author of a study published today in JAMA Pediatrics that showed treating the bone infection osteomyelitis with oral antibiotics did not result in more treatment failures than treatment with intravenous antibiotics

Permanent link to this article: http://blog.research.chop.edu/oral-intravenous-antibiotics-equally-effective-treating-bone-infection/

Dec 23 2013

CHOP Set to Join New PCORI Network, PCORnet

CHOP was recently approved for an award from the Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI) to join research network PCORnet.

Permanent link to this article: http://blog.research.chop.edu/chop-set-join-new-pcori-network-pcornet/