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

West/SW Pediatric Emergency Medicine Research (WPEMR)

Led by Principal Investigator Eileen J. Klein, MC, MPH from Seattle Children's. WPEMR affiliates include:

  • Seattle Children's, Seattle, WA
  • Children's Hospital Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA
  • Dallas Children's, Dallas, TX
  • Seattle Fire, Seattle, WA

San Francisco-Oakland, Providence, Atlanta Research Collaborative (SPARC)

Led by Principal Investigator Thomas H. Chun, MD, MPH, FAAP from Hasbro Children’s Hospital. SPARC affiliates include:

  • Brown University & Hasbro Children’s Hospital, Providence, RI
  • Emory University, Atlanta, GA
  • University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA

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.