Tag Archive: PolicyLab

Nov 29 2016

Post-Election Look at the Future of Children’s Health

The presidential election will usher in new leadership for our country in January but is raising speculations now about how the new administration will address important questions and issues related to the health of children and adolescents.

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Nov 15 2016

Q&A: How Pediatricians Can Help Suburban Families in Poverty

The shiny picture of the American dream sometimes belies underlying struggles. This may be especially true in suburban communities, where demographic shifts in the last decade have left growing numbers of families experiencing poverty or near-poverty conditions in which they struggle to pay the bills.

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Nov 04 2016

CHOP Research In the News: From Good Starts to Young Adult Transitions

Welcome back to another weekly roundup of research news from Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia!

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Oct 14 2016

CHOP Research In the News: Teen Drivers, School Lunches, Dubai Trip, Pregnancy Screening, Drug Safety

Research at the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia reaches all corners of the world. This week’s In the News takes us on the road with new teen driving safety research findings. Next, we visit school cafeterias for National School Lunch Week.

Permanent link to this article: http://blog.research.chop.edu/chop-research-news-teen-drivers-school-lunches-dubai-trip-pregnancy-screening-drug-safety/

Aug 23 2016

Behavioral Health Prevention Efforts Prepare Kids to Learn in School

As the summer comes to a close and children prepare to head back to school, it is an opportunity for us all to sit up straight and study up on the value of the work that we do as pediatric researchers to help children thrive.

Permanent link to this article: http://blog.research.chop.edu/cso-perspective-behavioral-health-prevention-efforts-prepare-kids-learn-school/

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.

Permanent link to this article: http://blog.research.chop.edu/chop-research-news-policies-protecting-children-portal-parents-teachers/

Jul 29 2016

CHOP Research In the News: New Rare Disease, FA Woodstock, Bioengineering, and Protecting Toddlers from Child Abuse

One of the things that is so exciting about research at CHOP is that our researchers are working to improve the health and lives of children in such a broad range of ways.

Permanent link to this article: http://blog.research.chop.edu/chop-research-news-new-rare-disease-fa-woodstock-bioengineering-protecting-toddlers-child-abuse/

Jun 17 2016

CHOP Research In the News: New Sleep Times, Plastic Bronchitis, Exercise and Bone Strength, Military Families’ Healthcare Needs

Our news highlights this week include new evidence-based sleep recommendations; a new champion for helping military families navigate children’s healthcare issues; a lifesaving solution to a mysterious surgical side effect; and an encouraging finding to help children predisposed to fragile bones grow up stronger.

Permanent link to this article: http://blog.research.chop.edu/chop-research-news-new-sleep-times-plastic-bronchitis-exercise-bone-strength-military-families-healthcare-needs/

Apr 08 2016

CHOP Research In The News: New Syndrome Named, National Honor for Pediatric Oncologist

Check out the most exciting research news from The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia this week. From leading a group of international researchers who identified a new syndrome to working on a prestigious panel that will give guidance about ways to advance treatments for children with cancer, CHOP researchers are putting pediatric research in motion.

Permanent link to this article: http://blog.research.chop.edu/chop-research-in-the-news-new-syndrome-named-national-honor-for-pediatric-oncologist/

Feb 24 2016

Statewide Action Plan to Curb Overprescribing of Psychotropic Medications

Research conducted by PolicyLab at The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia laid the groundwork for new statewide initiatives that aim to reduce the use of psychotropic medications among Pennsylvania children in the foster care system who are enrolled in Medicaid. At a press conference Tuesday, Feb. 23, announcing the changes, David Rubin, MD, MSCE, director of …

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