Ohio University Rural Ohio's Appalachian Research Network

Registered: 
August 10, 2015
Acronym: 
OU-ROAR
City: 
Athens
State: 
Ohio
Zip: 
45701
Main Phone: 
740-593-2214
Network Director: 
Jane Broecker
Network Member: 
Kelly Nottingham
Network Member Role: 
Administrative Director
Geographic Coverage: 
Local or City-wide
Clinics Location: 
Ohio
Founded: 
2015
Network Category: 
Established
Network Type: 
Mixed Network (a combination of family medicine, internal medicine, pediatrics, nursing and/or other specialties)
Mission Statement: 

To provide a collaborative environment where faculty, physicians, students, residents, and community members can: work together in translating science into practice of medicine; evaluate innovations to provide the best healthcare for patients; understand how to better meet patient and population needs; and engage patients, communities and practices to improve health overall.

Current or Past Research Interests: 
Children's health issues
Coordination of care for complex patients
Diabetes (Type 1 or 2)
Women's health issues
Current or Past Research Interests Comments: 
Children’s health issues: access to care, maternal-child health; Women’s health issues: contraception, maternal-child health
Approximate Number of PBRN Member Licensed Clinicians: 
45
Approximate Number of Practices or Clinics: 
6
Approximate Number of Patients: 
30000