Research Nodes

Great Lake Emergency Medical Services for Children Research Network (GLEMSCRN)

Led by Principal Investigator Rachel Stanley, MD, MHSA, from Nationwide Children's Hospital. GLEMSCRN affiliates include:

  • Nationwide Children's Hospital, Columbus, OH
  • Children's Hospital of Michigan, Detroit, MI
  • University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI
  • Columbus Division of Fire, Columbus, OH

Hospitals of the Midwest Emergency Research Node (HOMERUN)

Led by Principal Investigator Richard Ruddy, MD, from Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center. HOMERUN affiliates include:

  • Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH
  • Washington University & St. Louis Children’s Hospital, St. Louis, MO
  • Children’s Hospital of Wisconsin & Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI
  • City of Cincinnati Fire Department, Cincinnati, OH

Pediatric Emergency Medicine Northeast, West and South (PEM-NEWS)

Led by Principal Investigator Peter Dayan, MD, MSc, from Children’s Hospital of New York. PEM-NEWS affiliates include:

  • Children’s Hospital of New York, New York, NY
  • Texas Children’s Hospital, Houston, TX
  • The Children’s Hospital of Colorado, Aurora, CO
  • Aurora Fire Department, Aurora, OH

Pediatric Research in Injuries and Medical Emergencies (PRIME)

Led by Principal Investigator Nathan Kuppermann, MD, MPH, from the University of California, Davis. PRIME affiliates include:

  • Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA
  • University of Utah & Primary Children’s Medical Center, Salt Lake City, UT
  • University of California, Sacramento, CA
  • Sacramento Fire Department, Sacramento, CA

Washington, Boston, Chicago Applied Research Node (WBCARN)

Led by Principal Investigator James Chamberlain, MD, from Children’s National Health System. WBCARN affiliates include:

  • Children’s National Health System, Washington, DC
  • Children’s Hospital Boston, Boston, MA
  • Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago, Chicago, IL
  • Prince George’s County Fire/EMS Department, Upper Marlboro, MD

Southwest Research Node Center (SW-RNC)

Led by Principal Investigator Kurt Denninghoff, MD, from the University of Arizona Health Sciences Center. (SW-RNC) affiliates include:

  • University of Arizona Health Sciences Center, Tucson, AZ
  • University of New Mexico Health Sciences Center, Albuquerque, NM
  • Oklahoma University Health Sciences Center, Oklahoma City, OK
  • New Mexico EMS Consortium

Charlotte, Houston, Milwaukee Prehospital EMS Research Node (CHaMP)

Led by Principal Investigator Brooke Lerner, PhD, from the Medical College of Wisconsin. CHaMP affiliates include:

  • Milwaukee County EMS, Milwaukee, WI
  • Mecklenburg EMS Agency (Medic), Charlotte, NC
  • Houston Fire Department EMS, Houston, TX.