Tag Archive: Dennis Durbin

Jun 30 2017

Measuring Flexible Thinking, Managing Concussions, Tech Addiction, 2017 Pew Scholar, U.S. News & World Report

Every good researcher needs a sturdy set of tools: Whether it’s a new technology that drives efficiency, the financial support that accompanies an award, or simple advice from a research mentor, all of these resources make collective breakthroughs possible.

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Nov 01 2016

CHOP Honors Superhuman Abilities of Clinical Research Coordinators

Not all superheroes wear masks and capes. At Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, clinical research coordinators are the often-unsung superheroes doing important work in plain clothes and in plain sight.

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Aug 12 2016

CHOP Research In the News: Policies Protecting Children and a Portal for Parents and Teachers

Portals and policies lead the headlines this week in our Friday roundup of research news from The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia.

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Jul 11 2016

Capitalizing on the Research Potential of Mobile and Digital Technologies

This spring, I had the pleasure of introducing the kickoff event for the new mHealth Research Affinity Group (RAG) in The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia Research Institute. Many of us believe that mHealth tools — focused on mobile and digital health technologies including social media, smartphones, wearable devices, and more — are poised to transform the realm of clinical research.

Permanent link to this article: http://blog.research.chop.edu/capitalizing-research-potential-mobile-digital-technologies/

Dec 23 2015

FOCUS Award Recognizes A Legacy Promoting Work/Family Balance

This year, the program leaders honored Dennis R. Durbin, MD, MSCE, director of Clinical and Translational Research at The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia Research Institute, with the FOCUS Award for the Advancement of Women in Medicine.

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