Pediatric PittNet: University of Pittsburgh CTSI PBRN

Registered: 
January 01, 2012
Acronym: 
Pediatric PittNet
City: 
Pittsburg
State: 
Pennsylvania
Zip: 
15213
Main Phone: 
412-692-5900
Network Director: 
Evelyn Reis
Network Member: 
Carrie Fascetti
Network Member Role: 
Administrator
Geographic Coverage: 
Local or City-wide
Clinics Location: 
Pennsylvania
Founded: 
2007
Network Category: 
Established
Network Type: 
Pediatric Network (at least 75% are pediatricians or specialize in child health)
Mission Statement: 

To improve children’s health by facilitating the translation of research discoveries into pediatric practice through enhanced collaboration between investigators and practitioners.

Current or Past Research Interests: 
Children's health issues
Developmental delays, attention deficit hyperactivity disorder and autism
Diabetes (Type 1 or 2)
Immunizations
Obesity, physical activity and / or diet and nutrition
Pregnancy and childbirth including preterm birth
Pulmonary disease/asthma
Tobacco use and smoking cessation
Current or Past Research Interests Comments: 
Children's health issues: AOM. UTI, Influenza, Behavioral health
Approximate Number of PBRN Member Licensed Clinicians: 
190
Approximate Number of Practices or Clinics: 
37
Approximate Number of Patients: 
200000