Central Texas Primary Care Research Network

Registered: 
January 01, 2012
Acronym: 
CenTexNet
City: 
Temple
State: 
Texas
Zip: 
76504
Main Phone: 
254-771-8211
Network Director: 
Samuel Forjuoh
Network Member: 
Vanessa Hoelscher
Network Member Role: 
Clinical Research Network Coordinator
Geographic Coverage: 
State-wide
Clinics Location: 
Texas
Founded: 
2002
Network Category: 
Established
Network Type: 
Family Medicine Network (at least 75% are Family Medicine Clinicians)
Mission Statement: 
To bring researchers and practitioners of primary care in Central Texas together to conduct research in primary care settings that will generate results for improved patient care, patient satisfaction, disease prevention and safety promotion as well as translate relevant research findings into practice.
Current or Past Research Interests: 
Behavioral health
Cancer
Children's health issues
Chronic pain
Dementia, including Alzheimer’s Disease
Diabetes (Type 1 or 2)
Medication management
Obesity, physical activity and / or diet and nutrition
Tobacco use and smoking cessation
Approximate Number of Practices or Clinics: 
35
Approximate Number of Patients: 
24400