Adolescents | CHOP Research Institute


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Jan 11, 2023
Diversity Fellow Alfonso Floyd, PhD, studies the impact of risk and resilience on the mental health of minority youth with type 1 diabetes.
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Nov 28, 2022
Featured Diversity Fellow Marisa Jeffries, PhD, is excited to study how HIV-1 infection may affect white matter development during adolescence.
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Jun 27, 2022
CHOP researchers found that adolescents who are cyberbullied are more likely to report suicidal thoughts and attempts.

Dr. Peebles’ research interests focus on the health outcomes of disordered eating in adolescents of diverse weight ranges, and how the Internet can be used as a vector to both help and harm young people as they try to approach a healthy weight.

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PRONTO-PEDS will test if a ultra-fast insulin product given before or immediately after meals improves glycemic control in children and teens with type 1 diabetes.

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Jul 8, 2020
Alexandra Psihogios, PhD, is testing an app to help teens with acute lymphoblastic leukemia and lymphoma follow treatment regimens.
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Apr 29, 2020
PolicyLab researchers focus on the patient and healthcare factors that contribute to missed opportunities in HIV testing in adolescents.
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Apr 10, 2020
This week’s In the News features studies on RNA’s role in epilepsy, missed opportunities in HIV Testing, and a Leadership Award for Dr. St. Geme.
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Jun 10, 2019
New study aims to design future interventions to enhance cancer survivors’ well-being and appropriate healthcare utilization throughout their lifetime.
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Feb 14, 2019
The Violence Prevention Initiative is studying the feasibility of an evidence-based approach to firearm safety promotion in the Emergency Department.