Pediatric Diagnostic Center PBRN

Registered: 
January 01, 2012
Acronym: 
PDC PBRN
City: 
Ventura
State: 
California
Zip: 
93003
Main Phone: 
805-652-6255
Network Director: 
Chris Landon
Network Member: 
Krystal Clemente
Network Member Role: 
Administrative Coordinator
Geographic Coverage: 
Regional
Clinics Location: 
California
Founded: 
1992
Network Category: 
Established
Network Type: 
Pediatric Network (at least 75% are pediatricians or specialize in child health)
Mission Statement: 

The Landon Pediatric Foundation (LPF) is a 501 (c) 3 organization formed to improve the health of Ventura County, California children and their families. In pursuit of its mission, the Foundation vigorously engages in four primary activities: Helping create and maintain a comprehensive system of family-oriented, culturally sensitive child health care in medically underserved areas Establishing away-from-home camps for disadvantaged, chronically ill children Promoting medical and allied health education on topics central to the wellbeing of low income, high-risk families Conducting health care delivery research and offering program evaluation support to community-based organizations so they can realize their potential in contributing to healthier Ventura County families.

Current or Past Research Interests: 
Behavioral health
Cancer
Care transitions
Children's health issues
Comparative effectiveness research on improving health care systems and/or patient experiences
Coordination of care for complex patients
Depression and other mental health disorders
Developmental delays, attention deficit hyperactivity disorder and autism
Diabetes (Type 1 or 2)
Functional limitations and physical disabilities
Health literacy
Immunizations
Obesity, physical activity and / or diet and nutrition
Pulmonary disease/asthma
Current or Past Research Interests Comments: 
Children's health issues: Obesity; Depression and other mental health disorders: Depression
Approximate Number of PBRN Member Licensed Clinicians: 
30
Approximate Number of Practices or Clinics: 
5
Approximate Number of Patients: 
30000