West Virginia Practice Based Research Network

Registered: 
December 03, 2013
Acronym: 
WVPBRN
City: 
Morgantown
State: 
West Virginia
Zip: 
26506
Main Phone: 
304-581-1821
Network Director: 
William Lewis
Network Member: 
Jennifer Boyd
Network Member Role: 
Co-Director
Geographic Coverage: 
State-wide
Clinics Location: 
West Virginia
Founded: 
2013
Network Category: 
Affiliate
Network Type: 
Family Medicine Network (at least 75% are Family Medicine Clinicians)
Mission Statement: 

The mission of the WVPBRN is to improve the health of West Virginians by collaborating with primary care practices to conduct translational practice-based research.

Current or Past Research Interests: 
Cancer
Cardiovascular disease including stroke and HTN
Diabetes (Type 1 or 2)
Obesity, physical activity and / or diet and nutrition
Substance abuse (alcohol and drug abuse)
Approximate Number of PBRN Member Licensed Clinicians: 
761
Approximate Number of Practices or Clinics: 
73
Approximate Number of Patients: 
423041