South Texas Ambulatory Research Network

Registered: 
January 01, 2012
Acronym: 
STARNet
City: 
San Antonio
State: 
Texas
Zip: 
78229-3900
Main Phone: 
210-358-3200
Main Fax: 
210-223-6940
Network Director: 
Walter Calmbach
Network Member: 
Johanna Becho
Network Member Role: 
Network Coordinator
Geographic Coverage: 
Regional
Clinics Location: 
Texas
Founded: 
1992
Network Category: 
Established
Network Type: 
Family Medicine Network (at least 75% are Family Medicine Clinicians)
Mission Statement: 

To conduct and disseminate practice-based research that results in new knowledge and improves the health of patients in South Texas.

Current or Past Research Interests: 
Diabetes (Type 1 or 2)
Obesity, physical activity and / or diet and nutrition
Other health or disease related interests
Current or Past Research Interests Comments: 
Asthma, Behavior change (e.g., diet, physical activity), Health IT, PCMH recognition, Quality Improvement, Meaningful Use, Academic Detailing
Approximate Number of PBRN Member Licensed Clinicians: 
60
Approximate Number of Practices or Clinics: 
40
Approximate Number of Patients: 
183000