Christopher B Forrest, MD, PhD

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Professor of Pediatrics at the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Department: Pediatrics

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Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Roberts Center for Pediatric Research
Applied Clinical Research Center
2716 South Street- 11th Floor, Room 11473
Philadelphia, PA 19146
Office: 267-426-6917
BA (Biology)
Boston University, 1982.
MD (Medicine)
Boston University, 1986.
PhD (Health Policy and Management)
Johns Hopkins University, 1995.
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Selected Publications

Mistry KB, Forrest CB: Applying From Clinical Trails: Need for Pediatric Learning Health System Research Pediatrics doi: 10.1542/peds.2017-3098([Epub ahead of print], ), Nov 2017.

Forrest CB, Chesley FD Jr, Tregear ML, Mistry KB.: Development of the Learning Health System Researcher Core Competencies. Health Services Research doi: 10.1111/1475-6773.12751([E;ub ahead of print]), Aug 2017.

Forrest CB, Devin J, Bevans KB, Becker BD, Carle AC, Teneralli RE, Moon J, Tucker CA, Ravens-Sieberer U: Development and Psychometric Evaluation of the PROMIS® Pediatric Life Satisfaction Item Banks, Child-Report, and Parent Proxy Editions. Quality Life Research doi: 10.1007/s11136-017-1681-7([Epub ahead of print]), Aug 2017.

Matthews KA, Adler NE, Forrest CB, Stead WW: Getting Started: Reply to Condon et al (2017) and Rossiter 2017. American Psychologist 72(5): 491-492, Jul-Aug 2017.

Bevans KB, Riley AW, Landgraf JM, Carle AC, Teneralli RE, Fiese BH, Meltzer LJ, Ettinger AK, Becker BD, Forrest CB. : Children’s Family Experiences: Development of the PROMIS® Pediatric Family Relationships Measures Quality Life Research doi:10.1007/s11136-017-1629-y([Epub ahead of print]), Jun 2017.

Wade R Jr, Becker BD, Bevans KB, Ford DC, Forrest CB: Development and Evaluation of Short Adverse Childhood Experiences Measure. American Journal of Preventive Medicine 52(2): 163-172, Feb 2017.

Forrest CB, Ravens-Sieberer U, Devine J, Becker BD, Teneralli RE, Moon J, Carle A, Tucker CA, Bevans KB: Development and Evaluation of the PROMIS® Pediatric Positive Affect Item Bank, Child-Report and Parent-Proxy Editions. Journal of Happiness Studies Online, Jan 2017.

Forrest CB, Block JP, Bailey LC: Antibiotics, Infections, and Childhood Obesity. Lancet Diabetes Endocrinology 5(1): 2-3, Jan 2017.

Toomey M, Schwartz J, Laverdiere M, Tucker C, Bevans KB, Forrest CB, Blum NJ : Preliminary Validation of the PROMIS® Parent-Proxy Peer Relationships Measure in Children with Autism Spectrum Disorder: A DBPNet Study. Journal of Developmental & Behavioral Pediatrics 37(9): 724-729, Nov/Dec 2016.

Matthews KA, Adler NE, Forrest CB, Stead WW: Collecting Psychosocial “Vital Signs” in Electronic Health Records: Why Now? What are They? What's New for Psychology? American Psychologist 71(6): 497-504, Sep 2016.

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