Division of Adolescent Medicine

Current Grants (dated November 3, 2016)

AAP Community Access to Child Health (CATCH) Planning Grant- Supporting Healthy Identities (SHINE) for Gender-Variant Youth
Sponsor: American Academy of Pediatrics
PI: Dowshen

A Longitudinal Study of Parent-Child Collaboration in CF and Type 1 Diabetes
Sponsor: National Institutes of Health
PI: Miller

CPHI Piloting a health coaching intervention to improve contraceptive continuation among adolescents at high risk for unintended pregnancy
Sponsor: University of Pennsylvania
PI: Akers

Family-based secondary prevention of pediatric eating disorders in primary care
Sponsor: The Hilda and Preston Davis Foundation
PI: Peebles

iTP3 Testing an Adolescent-Centered Model of Contraceptive Care to Reduce Contraceptive Discontinuation
Sponsor: US Department of Health and Human Services
PI: Akers (Sub-Contract)

mHealth Intervention for ART Adherence and Sexual Risk Reduction among HIV+ YMSM
Sponsor: National Institutes of Health
PI: Dowshen

Patients, Parents and Providers Partnering to Improve Adolescent Health
Sponsor: Division of Adolescent Medicine, CHOP
PI: Ford

Positively Connected for Health (PC4H)
Sponsor: Health Resources and Services Administration, Special Projects of National Significance/Philadelphia FIGHT
PI: Dowshen/Koenig

Retention in Cancer Clinical Trials: Modeling Patients’ Risk-Benefit Assessments
Sponsor: National Institutes of Health
PI: Miller (Sub-Contract)

Role of Romantic Relationships in the Sexual Behavior of Obese and Non-Obese Girls
Sponsor: National Institutes of Health
PI: Akers

SFP Developing the ‘Parents are TALKING’ Website - Phase 2
Sponsor: Society of Family Planning
PI: Akers

STD Surveillance Network (SSuN)
Sponsor: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
PI: Ford (Sub-Contract)

Strategies for Building Resilience for Boys & Girls Club of America (BGCA) Military-affiliated Youth
Sponsor: The Boys and Girls Club of America
PI: Ginsburg

Strategies for Building Resilience for Boys & Girls Club of America (BGCA) Native American Youth
Sponsor: The Boys and Girls Club of America
PI: Ginsburg

Study of Pain Control with Paracervical Block and Insertion of Skyla IUD (SOPHI Study)
Sponsor: Bayer Healthcare, Inc.
PI: Akers

Supporting AI/AN Mothers and Daughters in Reducing Gestational Diabetes Risk
Sponsor: National Institutes of Health
PI: Akers (Sub-Contract)

Supporting Strategies and Organizations that Build Resilience in Children and Teens
Sponsor: Private donor
PI: Ginsburg

Translating Knowledge to Parents, Professional and Teens: Planning Grant for a CHOP Center to Promote Adolescent Health, Character and Well Being
Sponsor: The John Templeton Foundation
PI: Ginsburg

Weight Gain, Bone Geometry, and Functional Body Composition in Adolescents with Anorexia Nervosa
Sponsor: National Institutes of Health
PI: Peebles