I am excited to announce Scott Johnson, MBA, joined the Office of Entrepreneurship and Innovation (OEI) Sept. 23 as the Director of New Ventures and Innovation. In this newly created role, Scott will oversee the creation of new companies based on promising Children's Hospital of Philadelphia-developed technologies, in addition to other responsibilities related to technology commercialization.
Welcome back to our regular roundup of research news from Children's Hospital of Philadelphia! Research at CHOP helps children wherever they are, whether in a primary care doctor's office, in the hospital, in the community, or at home. This week's stories cover all the bases.
When children are in the hospital, their mental health status can affect their physical recovery -
Our news highlights from this week cover some provocative topics in pediatric research, from serious teen violence in Philadelphia neighborhoods to head trauma injuries in student athletes across the country. Read on for details about the latest research developments and projects at The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia.
Investigators at Children's Hospital work tirelessly to uncover the inner workings of biological systems and the causes of diseases. But making discoveries is only part of the challenge; the next set of challenges often lies with taking the new knowledge from discoveries and working with outside partners to bring promising new therapeutics and treatments to patients.