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CIRP News Archive

Access CIRP's news archive of articles from 2007 to 2017 featuring its research or experts:

2017

Research to Impact: Dr. Flaura Winston Elected to National Academy of Medicine
Bench to Bedside, CHOP Research Institute -- November 30, 2017

CChIPS' Annual Report Highlights Consortium's Unique Synergy
Cornerstone Blog, CHOP Research Institute -- November 28, 2017

Powerful Collaborations Coalesce When the Research World Meets the Real World
Cornerstone Blog, CHOP Research Institute -- November 15, 2017

Graduated Driver Licensing: Not a One-Size-Fits-All Approach
Directions, Highway Safety Research Center at UNC -- November 15, 2017

Accident Statistics Don't Lie: Teens Have High Crash Rates
Voices@ReadingEagle.com -- November 7, 2017

National Teen Driver Safety Week -- Then and Now
State Farm News Room -- October 16, 2017

Dr. Flaura Winston Elected Into the National Academy of Medicine
This Week at CHOP -- October 16, 2017

Adolescent Boys Who Are Victims of Physical Assaults Also Need Help for Emotional Trauma
STAT News, First Opinion -- October 9, 2017

This Mom Dropped Her Son 2 Years Ago. Every Parent Needs to See Her Message About Mom Guilt
Romper.com -- October 6, 2017

American Academy of Nursing Announces New Fellows
University of Pennsylvania School of Nursing News -- October 5, 2017

Teaming Up to Quantify Youth Concussions
Bench to Bedside, CHOP Research Institute -- September 27, 2017

CHOP Pediatrician, Former NFL Lineman Speak at Shipley Coaches Meeting
PA Prep Live -- September 14, 2017

NFL Making $40 Million Available for Medical Research
USA Today -- August 29, 2017

In the Fight Against Bullying, a Glimmer of Hope
The New York Times -- August 28, 2017

CHOP Researchers Talk Sports Concussion Prevention and Research on Air
Cornerstone Blog, CHOP Research Institute -- August 25, 2017

Head Trauma in High School Football May Be More Complicated Than We Thought
Scientific American -- August 24, 2017

Cars Are Starting to Remind Us Not to Leave Baby in the Back Seat
NPR, All Things Considered -- August 24, 2017 

Snapshot Science: Did A New App Facilitate Faster, Easier Dermatology Consults for Families?
Cornerstone Blog, CHOP Research Institute -- August 17, 2017

What Should Parents Look For In A Driving School?
Philadelphia Inquirer and philly.com -- August 17, 2017

Are We Ready for Self-Driving Cars?
Cornerstone Blog, CHOP Research Institute -- August 8, 2017

The Complicated Issue of "See Something, Say Something" in Science
Penn Medicine News Blog -- August 4, 2017

CHOP Leads Child Safety Project through Toyota Collaborative Safety Research Center
CHOP News -- August 2, 2017

New Simulators Test Skills of First-Time Drivers Before Licensure; Pilot Program Begins in Ohio
Forbes -- July 31, 2017 

New Study Finds Mobile Health App for Dermatology Can Help Families
Cornerstone Blog, CHOP Research Institute -- July 28, 2017

Trauma Is As Trauma Does: Healing Victims of Violence
Philadelphia Medicine -- Summer 2017

Teens with ADHD Have Elevated Crash Risk, But Lower Than Previously Reported, New Study Finds
Forbes -- July 25, 2017

Is My Teen With ADHD Ready to Drive?
Healthy Kids Blog, philly.com -- July 18, 2017

JAMA Neurology Study Looks at Brain Health Years After High School Football
Cornerstone Blog, CHOP Research Institute-- July 13, 2017

Gun Violence and Children
WHYY Radio Times -- July 6, 2017

Vehicular Crashes More Common in Teens with ADHD
Healio.com -- July 5, 2017

Giving Teens with ADHD the Keys to Safer Driving
Medscape -- July 3, 2017

New Study: Electronic Health Record Tools Can Strengthen Concussion Management
Cornerstone Blog, CHOP Research Institute -- June 30, 2017

Study Finds Technology Addiction May Lead to Distracted Driving
Cornerstone Blog, CHOP Research Institute -- June 30, 2017

How To Improve Driving Skills of Teens with ADHD
US News & World Report -- June 28, 2017

At CHOP, Helping to See a Better Way to Diagnose Concussions
Philly Voice -- June 26, 2017

Child Safety Campaign Urges Parents to Ask About Unlocked Guns
WHYY Newsworks -- June 21, 2017

What Do the Latest Bullying Rates Tell Us?
philly.com -- June 21, 2017

Study Reveals "Staggering" Toll of Guns on U.S. Kids
CBS News -- June 19, 2017

Study Finds Teens with ADHD Have Lower Crash Risk Than Previously Reported
Cornerstone Blog, CHOP Research Institute - June 16, 2017

ADHD Tied to Driver's License Delays, Crash Risks
Reuters -- June 13, 2017

Do Assault-injured Youth Want Mental Health Care?
Cornerstone Blog, CHOP Research Institute -- June 13, 2017

Young Drivers With ADHD 36% More Likely to Have An Accident, Study Says
CNN -- June 12, 2017

Teens With ADHD Face A Higher Crash Risk
HealthDay -- June 12, 2017

Study Looks at Motor Vehicle Accident Risk in Young Drivers with ADHD
News Medical -- June 12, 2017

Tuning in to Violence Prevention Initiative and Youth's Voice in Research
Cornerstone Blog, CHOP Research Institute -- June 8, 2017

Teen Boys Treated for Assault Often Want Mental Health Care, Too
HealthDay -- June 7, 2017

Hospital Discovers More Than $90K in Unclaimed Funds, Pays it Forward
Good Morning America --  June 2, 2017

CHOP Allocates $91,000 in Unclaimed Money to Anti-Bullying
6ABC -- June 2, 2017

'Good Morning America’ Goes Live With Madeline Bell and Violence Prevention Initiative
Cornerstone Blog, CHOP Research Institute -- June 2, 2017

Research First Line of Defense as NFL Moves to Improve Player Safety
Bench to Bedside, CHOP Research Institute -- April/May 2017

CHOP & Penn Engineering Team Up for Concussion Research
Cornerstone Blog, CHOP Research Institute -- May 19, 2017

American Medical Society of Sports Medicine Honors Dr. Christina Master
Cornerstone Blog, CHOP Research Institute -- May 19, 2017

After a Trauma like the Henry School Bus Crash, Students Need Attention and Support
philly.com -- May 17, 2017

CHOP, Penn Teaming Up to Study Sports-related Concussion in Teens
Philly Voice --  May 15, 2017

CHOP Experts Weigh In On New Bullying Statistics
Cornerstone Blog, CHOP Research Institute -- May 5, 2017

Violence Prevention Initiative Wins Hospital Charitable Services Award
Cornerstone Blog, CHOP Research Institute -- May 5, 2017

We Push the Boundaries of Science When Research Fields Intersect
Cornerstone Blog, CHOP Research Institute -- May 3, 2017

Are Bullies Getting Run Out of U.S. Schools?
HealthDay -- May 1, 2017

Snapshot Science: Do Teens With Autism Get Their Driver's License?
Cornerstone Blog, CHOP Research Institute -- April 25, 2017

Teens With ASD Who Want to Drive: Determining Who Is Ready
Medscape.com -- April 21, 2017

Study: Some Teens with Form of Autism Are Successfully Getting Behind the Wheel
KYW NewsRadio 1060 -- April 15, 2017

1 in 3 Teens with Autism Licensed to Drive, Study Finds
CBS News -- April 12, 2017

Flaura Winston Recognized With 2017 Women in Business Healthcare Awards
Cornerstone Blog, CHOP Research Institute -- April 11, 2017

Culture Shift - Spreading Trauma-Informed Care Across a Health System
Cornerstone Blog, CHOP Research Institute -- March 21, 2017

Employees. Entrepreneurs.
Children's Hospital of Philadelphia 2016 Annual Report -- February 27, 2017

Entrepreneurial Spirit Revving Up Pediatric Research at CHOP
Children's Hospital of Philadelphia Research Institute Annual Report -- February 27, 2017

Parents: You Can Help Reduce Alcohol-Related Crash Deaths
Healthy Kids Blog, philly.com -- February 22, 2017

Kids Health Matters: Youth Violence
6ABC.com -- February 15, 2017

The NFL’s Engineering Roadmap: Driving Progress Toward Better Protective Equipment
PlaySmartPlaySafe.com -- Feb 10, 2017

New Penn/CHOP Research Informs Interventions for Global Road Safety
Cornerstone Blog, CHOP Research Institute -- February 10, 2017

Developing New Ideas to Improve Children's Health
Healthcare Financial Management Association, www.hfma.com -- January 30, 2017

$14 Million Grant to Improve Mobility and Safety in Transportation 
Penn Current -- January 19, 2017

Teen Driver Research Steering in the Right Direction
Cornerstone Blog, CHOP Research Institute -- January 13, 2017

Kids Health Matters: Teenage Drivers
6ABC.com -- January 11, 2017

Child Sensor: Technological solutions could prevent children from dying of hyperthermia after being left alone in cars
Vision Zero International -- January 2017

2016

In the New Year, Model Empathy and Compassion at Home
Healthy Kids Blog, philly.com -- December 28, 2016 

Are We Ready to Honor the Promise of "Free" Depression Screenings for Teens?
Hospital & Health System Association of Pennsylvania Blog -- December 23, 2016

A Hearing Test May Be Able to Identify a Concussion
Washington Post -- December 22, 2016

Why Sports Officials Are Your Friends
Healthy Kids Blog, philly.com -- November 22, 2016

Startup of the Week: Diagnostic Driving for Safer Roads
BizPhilly, Philadelphia Magazine -- November 17, 2016

CHOP Research in the News: Vaccine Safety, Emotions and Driving, Concussion Discussions, Surgical Excellence Award
Cornerstone Blog, CHOP Research Institute -- November 11, 2016

Teaching our kids: Abuse is never acceptable
Healthy Kids Blog, philly.com -- October 25, 2016

Parents and Teens Learn the Way to Safety
Penn Medicine Magazine -- October 19, 2016

Research in Motion to Curb Cell Phone Use While Driving
Cornerstone Blog, CHOP Research Institute -- October 19, 2016

Teens Asleep at the Wheel and a Spike in Deaths but Many do the Right Thing
forbes.com -- October 17, 2016

When Are Teen Drivers Most Likely to Break the Rules?
NJ.com -- October 15, 2016

Study Shows Most Newly Licensed Drivers Follow GDL Limits
Cornerstone Blog, CHOP Research Institute -- October 14, 2016

How to Heal Head Injuries? Try New App
Philadelphia Inquirer --  October 2, 2016

As Airbag Recalls Mount, Are There Alternatives to Protect Drivers?
Forbes -- September 28, 2016

Concussion Rates Are Way Up, Especially in Pa. and NJ
Philadelphia Inquirer --  September 27, 2016

Yes, People Really Are Driving While Playing Pokemon Go
National Public Radio -- September 16, 2016

Study Drives Down Into Teen’ Perceptions of Passenger Distraction
Cornerstone Blog, CHOP Research Institute -- September 16, 2016

How Can I Help My New College Student Manage Stress
Healthy Kids Blog, philly.com -- September 12, 2016

How Some Providers Are Stoking Entrepreneurial Fires To Ensure Health Financials
Healthcare Dive -- September 6, 2016

A View of New Airplane Safety Recommendations for Tiny Travelers
Cornerstone Blog, CHOP Research Institute -- September 2, 2016

How Reformed 'Mean Girls' Can Help Their Classmates
Bench to Bedside, CHOP Research Institute -- August 22, 2016

Rally Racing School Teaches the Basics of Controlled Mayhem
New York Times -- August 18, 2016

Concussions: How they can be different in the summer
Healthy Kids Blog, philly.com -- August 18, 2016

Safety, Thinking, Partnerships, Motherhood: Six Key Quotes from a Physician Scientist on a Mission
Cornerstone Blog, CHOP Research Institute -- August 16, 2016

Gender-Questioning Kids: When Is It Gender Dysphoria?
Medscape.com -- August 8, 2016

Kids Dying in Hot Cars. Can We Stop It?
Forbes -- August 4, 2016

PA's New Car Seat Law Goes Into Effect in August
Healthy Kids Blog, philly.com -- July 28, 2016

Capitalizing on the Research Potential of Mobile and Digital Technology
Cornerstone Blog, CHOP Research Institute -- July 11, 2016

How Japan Saves Lives With Driver Decals
citylab.com, The Atlantic -- July 8, 2016

Pediatric Concussion Rates Are Undercounted
Neurology Now -- July 1, 2016

Fastening Seat Belts: The 3 Seconds That Save Lives
Consumer Reports -- June 29, 2016

Are Kids Getting More Concussions Than We Realize?
CNN.com -- June 21, 2016

Why Drowsy Driving Is Impaired Driving
Healthy Kids Blog, philly.com -- June 14, 2016

Alabama Children at Risk of Death in Hot Cars
The Anniston Star -- June 7, 2016

What It Means When Children Explore Gender Identity
Healthy Kids Blog, philly.com -- June 6, 2016

CHOP Research in the News: Counting Concussions, Genetics and Autism, Child Injury Prevention, and Gun Violence
Cornerstone Blog, CHOP Research Institute -- June 3, 2016

Kids' Concussion Rates May Be Vastly Underreported: Study
CBS News -- June 1, 2016

Wear Orange on June 2: National Gun Violence Awareness Day
Healthy Kids Blog, philly.com -- June 1, 2016

We Must Challenge Assumptions about Pediatric Concussions
Huffpost Healthy Living Blog -- May, 31 2016

Studies Support Parent-Teen Communication to Improve Adolescent Health
Bench to Bedside, CHOP Research Institute -- May 31, 2016

Concussions in Children May Be Vastly Underreported, Study Finds
ABC News -- May 31, 2016

Kids' Concussion Rates May Be Higher Than Thought
U.S. News & World Report -- May 31, 2016

Kids Health Matters: Bullying
6ABC-TV -- May 25, 2016

How Poverty Hurts Kids Health
Radio Times, WHYY-FM -- May 25, 2016
*Featuring Violence Prevention Initiative Fellow Roy Wade, MD, PhD, MPH

Ontario's Safe Texting Zones Act A Step Closer to Reality
Cantech Letter -- May 21, 2016

Bringing Science to Life at the Philadelphia Science Festival
Cornerstone Blog, CHOP Research Institute -- May 17, 2016

CHOP Research in the News: Youth Violence, Novice Drivers, Obesity and Sexual Behavior
Cornerstone Blog, CHOP Research Institute -- April 22, 2016

Gun Violence Interventions Have to Happen Early in Life
Huffington Post -- April 18, 2016

Are Doctors the Key to Ending Philly Gun Violence?
Philadelphia Magazine -- April 17, 2016

Growing Into Healthy Relationships: A Teen Dating Violence Q&A
Cornerstone Blog, CHOP Research Institute -- April 12, 2016

4 Ways to Avoid Raising a Bully
CHOP News -- April 5, 2016

When Do 'Time Outs' Have Their Time and Place?
Healthy Kids Blog, philly.com -- April 4, 2016

Philly Officials Seeking Solution to Deadly Violence Among Teens
Newsworks -- WHYY-FM -- March 28, 2016

City Council Gets an Earful on Youth Violence
Philly Voice -- March 28, 2016

Bystander First Aid Turns Everyday Citizens Into First Responders
The Pulse, WHYY-FM -- March 10, 2016
*Featuring Violence Prevention Initiative Fellow Steven Berkowitz, MD

In the Neighborhood: Environmental Features Associated With Teen Homicide
Cornerstone Blog, CHOP Research Institute -- March 7, 2016

New Research Affinity Group Supports Research Arena in mHealth
Bench to Bedside, CHOP Research Institute -- February 29 , 2016

Here's What Happens at a 'Speed Dating' Event for Researchers and Community Groups
Generocity.org -- February 5, 2016

The 'Duct Tape Challenge' and Other Dangerous Social Media Trends
Healthy Kids Blog, philly.com -- February 4, 2016

What You Should Know About Hoverboards
Healthy Kids Blog, philly.com -- January 26, 2016

Positive Adult Connections Play Protective Role for At-Risk Youth
Cornerstone Blog, CHOP Research Institute -- January 26, 2016

Violence Against The World's Children is Epidemic, Report Shows
CBS News -- January 25, 2016

CHOP VPI-- Community-Driven Research Day
The MOJO, 900 AM WURD -- January 22, 2016

What Your Teen Can Do If Someone's Texting While Driving Them
safebee.com -- January 14, 2016

When Everybody Buckles Up, Front Seat May Be Safer Than Back
Reuters -- January 7, 2016

Most Restraints for Pets in Cars Fail Crash Test
Today Show -- January 4, 2016

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