South Carolina Pediatric Practice Research Network

Registered: 
January 01, 2012
Acronym: 
SCPPRN
City: 
Charleston
State: 
South Carolina
Zip: 
29425
Main Phone: 
843-876-0219
Network Director: 
James Roberts
Network Member: 
Elizabeth O'Brien
Network Member Role: 
Network Coordinator
Geographic Coverage: 
State-wide
Clinics Location: 
South Carolina
Founded: 
2005
Network Category: 
Established
Network Type: 
Pediatric Network (at least 75% are pediatricians or specialize in child health)
Mission Statement: 
The mission of the South Carolina Pediatric Practice Research Network (SCPPRN) is to improve health care for South Carolina children, with special attention to those most at risk, and to enhance primary care practice by conducting collaborative practice-based research.
Current or Past Research Interests: 
Developmental delays, attention deficit hyperactivity disorder and autism
Immunizations
Obesity, physical activity and / or diet and nutrition
Pulmonary disease/asthma
Tobacco use and smoking cessation
Approximate Number of PBRN Member Licensed Clinicians: 
75
Approximate Number of Practices or Clinics: 
15
Approximate Number of Patients: 
273838