Category Archive: PolicyLab

Oct 02 2013

PolicyLab’s David Rubin, MD, MSCE, Appointed to Child Abuse Commission

Co-director of The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia’s PolicyLab David Rubin, MD, MSCE, was recently appointed to a government commission tasked with working to end child abuse and neglect-related deaths.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.research.chop.edu/blog/policylabs-david-rubin-md-msce-appointed-child-abuse-commission/

Apr 15 2013

ASCI Honors Four CHOP Physician-Scientists

Four junior investigators from the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia’s Department of Pediatrics have been chosen to receive the prestigious 2013 Young Physician-Scientist Award by the American Society for Clinical Investigation (ASCI).

Permanent link to this article: http://www.research.chop.edu/blog/asci-honors-four-chop-physician-scientists/

Jan 13 2013

PolicyLab Studies Underscore Childhood Developmental Screening

By underscoring the importance of standardized childhood developmental screening and communication between clinicians and caregivers, two new studies from CHOP’s PolicyLab can help physicians and families better support children with developmental disorders.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.research.chop.edu/blog/policylab-studies-underscore-childhood-developmental-screening/

Jan 03 2013

Making Families “Active Partners” in Care

Let’s face it: we live in the future. At no point in human history has so much information been so accessible to so many people. The rise of the personal computer, then the internet, and then smartphones that (in addition to functioning as phones) can browse the internet from anywhere, means that more people than ever have access to more information than they could ever need.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.research.chop.edu/blog/making-families-active-partners-in-care/

Dec 14 2012

New Study Shows Home Visiting Program May Be Struggling to Reduce Childhood Injuries

One of the nation’s largest programs providing home visitation support for at-risk mothers and children may not be as successful in reducing early childhood injuries as it was in earlier evaluations, according to new research findings from the Children’s Hospital…

Permanent link to this article: http://www.research.chop.edu/blog/new-study-shows-home-visiting-program-may-be-struggling-to-reduce-childhood-injuries/