CPCE research team led by Bonafide has international impact

Christopher P. Bonafide, MD, MSCE Chris Bonafide, MD, MSCE
The work of CPCE researcher Chris Bonafide, MD, MSCE and his team recently received recognition at the 10th International Conference of the Society for Rapid Response Systems. Four manuscripts recently published by his team were featured in the Rapid Response Systems Year in Review, a presentation of the most important papers for the field in the previous year. More information available here.


About CPCE

The Center for Pediatric Clinical Effectiveness (CPCE) is a Center of Emphasis in the Research Institute at The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia. The center promotes research on how to best manage pediatric illnesses, disseminates knowledge gained from this research, and partners with other groups at The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia to implement best practices to improve the quality of care delivered to children in the Children's Hospital healthcare network.

Our Mission

CPCE's mission is to discover and spread knowledge about best practices in pediatric disease by facilitating, organizing and centralizing the performance of clinical effectiveness research, the mentoring of fellows and faculty in clinical effectiveness research, and the dissemination and implementation of research findings.

Collaboration With CPCE

The purpose of our Web site is to enhance our ability to collaborate with all interested researchers. Here you will find information about our seminar series, Pilot Grant Program, mentoring and teaching programs, and calendar of events, as well as resources for investigators (such as our data services and grants database). If you are interested in what CPCE has to offer, but cannot find the information you are looking for, please contact center manager, Debra Hillman, at hillman@email.chop.edu.

CPCE in the News

CNBC press release discusses study led by CPCE investigator Greg Tasian that reveals link between temperature and kidney stone presentation
July 10, 2014

CPCE faculty member Julia S. Sammons interviewed for “Putting Us All at Risk for Measles” on nytimes.com
June 26, 2014

CPCE faculty member Kristen Feemster, MD, MPH, MSHPR shares commentary on eliminating exemptions to childhood vaccines
May 01, 2014

CPCE Director Theoklis Zaoutis, MD, MSCE appears on 6ABC News' "Raising Healthy Kids" report
April 09, 2014

CPCE faculty member Pamela Weiss MD MSCE co-leads team in update of JIA treatment guidelines
October 01, 2013

Chris Feudtner MD PhD MPH publishes study of pediatric mortality rates in males vs females in Pediatrics
September 02, 2013

Study by Mary Leonard MD MSCE and team published in Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism shows impact of long-term inflammation and glucocorticoid therapy in childhood crohn disease.
August 04, 2013

Results of antimicrobial stewardship intervention led by Jeff Gerber MD PhD published in Journal of the American Medical Association
June 12, 2013

CPCE faculty member Elizabeth Lowenthal's study comparing 2 pediatric antiretroviral treatment regimens for HIV shows superiority of efavirenz over nevirapine per study published in May 1 JAMA
May 08, 2013

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