Jacksonville Health Equity Research Organization

Registered: 
January 01, 2012
Acronym: 
JaxHERO
City: 
Jacksonville
State: 
Florida
Zip: 
32209
Main Phone: 
(904) 244-9620
Network Director: 
Lori Bilello
Geographic Coverage: 
Regional
Clinics Location: 
Florida
Founded: 
2010
Network Category: 
Established
Network Type: 
Mixed Network (a combination of family medicine, internal medicine, pediatrics, nursing and/or other specialties)
Mission Statement: 

The mission of JaxHERO is to conduct community-based participatory and quality research in order to improve the health and health care of persons living in Northeast Florida.

Current or Past Research Interests: 
Arthritis and other non-traumatic joint disease (muscle, bone, joint conditions)
Cardiovascular disease including stroke and HTN
Chronic pain
Dementia, including Alzheimer’s Disease
Developmental delays, attention deficit hyperactivity disorder and autism
Diabetes (Type 1 or 2)
Health literacy
Immunizations
Medication management
Men's health issues
Obesity, physical activity and / or diet and nutrition
Pulmonary disease/asthma
Substance abuse (alcohol and drug abuse)
Women's health issues
Approximate Number of PBRN Member Licensed Clinicians: 
112
Approximate Number of Practices or Clinics: 
48
Approximate Number of Patients: 
200000