PECARN Network
revised
2/12/16

Pediatric Research in Injuries and Medical Emergencies (PRIME)

Institution:
University of California at Davis Medical Center

Principal Investigator:
Nathan Kuppermann, MD, MPH

Title:
Pediatric Research in Injuries and Medical Emergencies (PRIME)

Goals and Objectives:
1. Implement a rigorous scientific process to generate high-quality, high-priority nodal research proposals with a high likelihood of extramural funding.
2. Continue successful participation in PECARN-sponsored research.
3. Disseminate research results and educate the EMSC community.
4. Contribute to the leadership of the PECARN network.
5. Sustain PECARN growth by mentoring junior faculty and trainees.
6. Improve the quality and reach of PECARN research through intensive, multidisciplinary collaboration.

 

Hospital Emergency Department Affiliates (HEDAs):

  • University of California at Davis Medical Center, Sacramento, CA
  • Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA
  • University of Utah and Primary Children's Medical Center,
    Salt Lake City, UT

EMS Affiliate:

  • Sacramento Fire Department

EMSA Scientific Advisor:

  • Daniel Nishijima, MD, MAS University of California at Davis Medical Center

 

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