Southeast Wisconsin Alliance for Translating Research into Practice

Registered: 
August 05, 2014
Acronym: 
SWATRP
City: 
Milwaukee
State: 
Wisconsin
Zip: 
53295
Main Phone: 
414-384-2000 x46444
Network Director: 
Jeff Whittle
Geographic Coverage: 
Regional
Clinics Location: 
Wisconsin
Founded: 
2011
Network Category: 
Established
Network Type: 
Mixed Network (a combination of family medicine, internal medicine, pediatrics, nursing and/or other specialties)
Mission Statement: 

The Southeast Wisconsin Alliance for Translating Research into Practice will improve the health and healthcare of Wisconsin residents by encouraging the translation of scientific advances into improvements in the practices of healthcare professionals.

Current or Past Research Interests: 
Arthritis and other non-traumatic joint disease (muscle, bone, joint conditions)
Cancer
Cardiovascular disease including stroke and HTN
Children's health issues
Chronic pain
Coordination of care for complex patients
Dementia, including Alzheimer’s Disease
Depression and other mental health disorders
Functional limitations and physical disabilities
Health literacy
Obesity, physical activity and / or diet and nutrition
Substance abuse (alcohol and drug abuse)
Current or Past Research Interests Comments: 
Cancer: colorectal; Children's health issues: transitions to adult care; Depression and other mental health disorders: PTSD
Approximate Number of PBRN Member Licensed Clinicians: 
380
Approximate Number of Practices or Clinics: 
44
Approximate Number of Patients: 
100000