Tag 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.

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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/

Jul 08 2015

With PCORI Support, CHOP Expert Will Assess ADHD Portal

Funded by a $2.1 million award from the Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute, CHOP’s James Guevara, MD, MPH, will study the comparative effectiveness of an electronic portal vis-à-vis in-person communication for ADHD.

Permanent link to this article: http://blog.research.chop.edu/with-pcori-support-chop-expert-will-assess-adhd-portal/

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/

May 12 2014

PCORI-Funded Study to Compare Broad, Narrow-Spectrum Antibiotics

Jeffrey S. Gerber, MD, PhD, recently received an approximately $1.8 million contract from the Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI) to compare the effectiveness of broad and narrow-spectrum antibiotics in treating acute respiratory infections.

Permanent link to this article: http://blog.research.chop.edu/pcori-funded-study-compare-broad-narrow-spectrum-antibiotics/

Jan 30 2013

Comparing Oral and Intravenous Antibiotics

Ron Keren, MD, MPH, director of the Center for Pediatric Clinical Effectiveness, was recently awarded nearly two million dollars from the Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI) to lead a study examining whether oral antibiotics are as effective at treating infection over an extended period as PICC lines.

Permanent link to this article: http://blog.research.chop.edu/comparing-oral-and-intravenous-antibiotics/