Investigators awarded $144M in grants to develop pediatric PRO toolsThe National Institutes of Health (NIH) has funded the Validation of Pediatric Patient-Reported Outcomes in Chronic Diseases (PEPR) Consortium to test several pediatric patient-reported outcome tools that measure physical, mental, and social well-being. Investigators will capitalize on recent advances in the science of patient- reported outcomes to improve pediatric health and well-being. In addition to validating PRO tools, the research will also help to improve understanding of the effects of environmental stressors in children with a variety of chronic diseases and conditions. Read More Here

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Jeff Wertz

Jeff Wertz

Jeff is an ortho sales veteran who believes that outcomes are the key to determining value. He relentlessly stays on top of CMS rulings and ortho trends - not because he has to.. but because he loves it, really.

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