Massachusetts School Nurse Research Network

Registered: 
January 01, 2012
Acronym: 
MASNRN
City: 
Boston
State: 
Massachusetts
Zip: 
02127
Main Phone: 
617-269-3879
Network Director: 
Mary Jane O'Brien
Geographic Coverage: 
State-wide
Clinics Location: 
Massachusetts
Founded: 
2004
Network Category: 
Affiliate
Network Type: 
Nursing Network (at least 75% are nurses)
Mission Statement: 
Massachusetts School Nurse Research Network, Inc. (MASNRN) is a practiced-based research network comprised of a collaborative, 100-member group of professional school nurses, research nurses, and nurse academicians interested in promoting and conducting research that will improve the practice of school nursing and students’ health and educational outcomes.
Current or Past Research Interests: 
Children's health issues
Coordination of care for complex patients
Developmental delays, attention deficit hyperactivity disorder and autism
Health literacy
Immunizations
Obesity, physical activity and / or diet and nutrition
Population health
Pulmonary disease/asthma
Substance abuse (alcohol and drug abuse)
Tobacco use and smoking cessation
Current or Past Research Interests Comments: 
Children's health issues: Improving health outcomes of CSHCNs through school healthcare delivery systems
Approximate Number of PBRN Member Licensed Clinicians: 
112
Approximate Number of Practices or Clinics: 
112
Approximate Number of Patients: 
30000