Externally Funded Research

Assessment of Dehydration in Children with Diarrhea in Resource- Limited Settings
PI: Adam Levine, MD, MPH
Sponsor: National Institutes of Health Fogarty International Center

Optimizing Use of Inhaled Corticosteroids after Emergency Department Visits for Children with Uncontrolled Asthma
PI: Aris Garro, MD, MPH
Sponsor: American Lung Association

Text-Message-Based Depression Prevention for High-Risk Youth in the ED
PI: Megan Ranney, MD, MPH
Sponsor: National Institute of Mental Health

A Computer-Based ED Intervention to Improve Pediatric Asthma Medicine Adherence
PI: Aris Garro, MD MPH
Sponsor: NICHD

Established Status Epilepticus Treatment Trial
PI: Dale Steele, MD

An Operator-Blinded Study of the Efficacy of ShuntCheck-Micro-Pumper, a Non-Invasive Diagnostic Procedure, in Detecting Ventricular Shunt Patency or Occlusion and in Predicting Clinical Outcome in Children and Adolescents Presenting to Emergency Departments and Neurosurgery Clinics
PI: Lisa Merck, MD
Sponsor: NeuroDX Development

A Multi-Center Study on the Utility of Non-invasive Carboxyhemoglobin and Total Hemoglobin Measurement in Emergency Department Patients
PI: Selim Suner, MD
Sponsor: Massimo

Implementation of a Molecular Diagnostic for Pediatric Acute Gastroenteritis: The FilmArray GI Panel Impact Study
PIs: Susan Duffy, MD MPH, Kimberle Chapin, MD
Sponsor: Biofire Diagnostics

Novel Integrated Molecular Diagnosis of Bloodstream Infections
PI: Geoffrey Capraro, MD MPH, Kimberle Chapin, MD
Sponsor: Biocartis

Pediatric Clinical Accuracy Validation Protocol for the GeniusTM Tympanic Thermometer
PI: Geoffrey Capraro, MD MPH
Sponsor: Covidien

Social context following trauma: ED EAR
PI: Nicole Nugent, PhD Co-Is: Susan Duffy, MD MPH, Thomas Chun MD MPH, Megan Ranney MD MPH
Sponsor: NIMH

Pilot Evaluation of the FilmArray® Childhood Systemic Infection (CSI) Panel
PI: Geoff Capraro MD MPH and Kimberle Chapin MD
Sponsor: BioFire Diagnostics

Novel Diagnostics for Children with Lyme Disease
Co-I: Aris Garro, MD, MPH
Sponsor: Bay Area Lyme Foundation

Non-contact assessment of vital signs in an emergency medicine convenience cohort
PI: Geoff Capraro, MD MPH and Leo Kobayashi, MD
Sponsor: Phillips Medical

Neighborhood factors in Pediatric ED Use
PI: James Linakis, PhD, MD
Sponsor: Hassenfeld Child Health Innovation Institute).

Pediatric ED visits resulting from injury
PIs: Siraj Amanullah, MD, MPH, Dale Steele, MD, MS, James Linakis, PhD, MD
Sponsor: Hassenfeld Child Health Innovation Institute

Medical Imaging Data Curation and Analysis Project
PIs: Derek Merck, PhD, Ugur Cetintemel, PhD, James Linakis, PhD, MD

The NaloxBox Pilot: A Novel System to Arm Bystander Rescuers with Naloxone to Rescue Overdose Victims, Improve Awareness of the Opiate Epidemic, and Reduce Stigma Regarding Substance and Naloxone Use
PI: Geoff Capraro, MD, MPH Division of Pediatric Emergency Medicine and Claudia Rebola, PhD, Associate Professor or Industrial Design, Rhode Island School of Design
Sponsor: RI Department of Health

Emergency Department to Improve Pediatric Asthma Medicine Adherence
PI: Aris Garro, MD, MPH
Sponsor: National Institute of Child Health and Development

High Quality CPR - Assessment and Educational Intervention for Hospital Code Teams: A NESERC Multicenter Simulation Based Study
PI: Frank Overly, MD
Sponsor: Zoll Medical