SAIHP PBRN

Registered: 
January 01, 2012
Acronym: 
South Asian PBRN
City: 
Orissa, India
Zip: 
751022
Network Director: 
Sanghamitra Pati
Geographic Coverage: 
Regional
Founded: 
2012
Network Category: 
International
Network Type: 
Mixed Network (a combination of family medicine, internal medicine, pediatrics, nursing and/or other specialties)
Mission Statement: 

To create a research culture in primary care settings. To promote evidence based health care. To foster capacity of primary care physicians to use reserach findings for quality care.

Current or Past Research Interests: 
Arthritis and other non-traumatic joint disease (muscle, bone, joint conditions)
Cardiovascular disease including stroke and HTN
Diabetes (Type 1 or 2)
Health literacy
Immunizations
Infectious diseases including HIV/AIDS, STDs
Obesity, physical activity and / or diet and nutrition
Pregnancy and childbirth including preterm birth
Pulmonary disease/asthma
Substance abuse (alcohol and drug abuse)
Tobacco use and smoking cessation
Approximate Number of PBRN Member Licensed Clinicians: 
17
Approximate Number of Practices or Clinics: 
9
Approximate Number of Patients: 
1890