Interdisciplinary Pediatric Researchers SIG


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Description:
This SIG was formed to support pediatric researchers who are not necessarily medically trained or engaged in medical practice. We’re currently made up of epidemiologists, neuroscientists, behavioral scientists, sociologists, health services researchers, decision scientists, public health researchers, public health professionals, health policy/advocacy researchers, medical educators, biostatisticians, several types of psychologists, and we welcome other disciplines. Our overarching goal is to facilitate scientific and professional collaborations that will support career development and advance pediatric research.

Mission:
The mission of this SIG is to support the career development and the sharing of methods and ideas among individuals, who are not necessarily medically trained, and are conducting research in pediatric medicine.

Goals:

  1. Career development
  2. Sharing of research methods and resources
  3. Sharing of information about different pediatric research department infrastructures
  4. Advocacy

The Interdisciplinary Pediatric Researchers is a new SIG within APA. As such we were hoping for some information on folks who are potentially interested in joining.This SIG was formed to support pediatric researchers who are not necessarily medically trained or engaged in medical practice. We're currently made up of epidemiologists, neuroscientists, behavioral scientists, sociologists, health services researchers, decision scientists, public health researchers, public health professionals, health policy/advocacy researchers, medical educators, biostatisticians, several types of psychologists, and we welcome other disciplines. Our overarching goal is to facilitate scientific and professional collaborations that will support career development and advance pediatric research. If you are interested in joining our new SIG, please respond o the survey below. The survey will take less that 5 minutes to complete. If you know of any other child health professionals that would be interested in joining this SIG, please forward the survey to them.

Please complete the survey by clicking the link below: Interdisciplinary Pediatric Researchers SIG

If the link above does not work, try copying the link below into your web browser:
https://redcap.research.cchmc.org/surveys/?s=NY8KRP7DKE

Thank you for your time,
Lilliam Ambroggio and Michelle Torok


Current SIG Co-Chairs:


Lilliam Ambroggio, PhD, MPH
3333 Burnett Ave ML 9016
Cincinnati, OH 45229
Phone: (513) 636-7174
Lilliam.Ambroggio@cchmc.org

Michelle Torok, PhD, MPH
13199 E. Montview Blvd, Suite 300
Aurora, CO 80045
Phone: (303) .72-7449
michelle.torok@ucdenver.edu


 

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