Tag Archive: training

Aug 4 2017

Got Skills? What it Takes to be a Learning Health System Researcher

learning-health-system_cropDon’t let those crisp, white lab coats fool you. While researchers share the ultimate goal of reaching new findings that can advance the best possible medical care, they aren’t all the same.

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Mar 21 2017

Culture Shift – Spreading Trauma-Informed Care Across a Health System

Over the past few years, VPI@CHOP has implemented trauma-informed care training across the CHOP organization using a theory-based approach developed from the Institute for Healthcare Improvement’s Framework for Spread and from VPI@CHOP’s own formative research (2016) to transform pediatric healthcare networks into trauma-informed institutions.

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Jun 5 2015

Recognizing Outstanding Young Researchers

DRTA_2015CHOP Research’s Distinguished Research Trainee Awards provide institution-wide recognition for exceptional CHOP Research trainees, and offer an opportunity for mentors to highlight the work of their researchers-in-training.

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Jan 9 2015

Research Improves Training, Assessment of Teen Driving Skills

teen drivingTwo studies cited by the Wall Street Journal article were led by CIRP experts. In August, JAMA Pediatrics published a study authored by Jessica Mirman, PhD, that examined the effectiveness of the web-based Teen Driving Plan (TDP) tool in improving teen driving

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Aug 11 2014

Celebrating Student Contributions to Injury Research

injury researchA recent event at the Center for Injury Research and Prevention (CIRP) celebrated the wide-ranging accomplishments of a number of students who have been working with CIRP staff and investigators.

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May 2 2014

CRISSP Alumna Finds Future Career Path Through Internship

CRISSPCHOP Research Institute Summer Scholars Program (CRISSP) provides full-time mentored research experience to future leaders in the biomedical sciences, with a special emphasis on advancing laboratory, clinical, behavioral, and translational pediatric research.

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Jul 1 2013

Highlighting CHOP Research’s Commitment to Education

educationAs one of the premier pediatric research institutions in the country, The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia Research Institute has long been committed to education and to training the next generation of pediatric pioneers.

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Dec 14 2012

New Study Shows Home Visiting Program May Be Struggling to Reduce Childhood Injuries

PolicyLab_Childhood_injuriesOne of the nation’s largest programs providing home visitation support for at-risk mothers and children may not be as successful in reducing early childhood injuries as it was in earlier evaluations, according to new research findings from the Children's Hospital...

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