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Christopher B Forrest, MD, PhD

Christopher B Forrest, MD, PhD

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

Contact information
Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
3535 Market Street, 16th Floor
Philadelphia, PA 19104
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

BOLDER Research Group. The participants who contributed to authorship of this paper include: Mark Blecher (South Africa), Samuel Akech (Kenya), Elizabeth Bukusi (Kenya), Kalipso Chalkidou (UK), Roma Chilengi (Zambia), Susie Colville (UK), Mike English (Kenya), Chris Forrest (USA), Trish Groves (UK), Metin Gulmezoglu (Switzerland), Archna Gupta (Canada), Damson Kathyola (Malawi), Michael Makanga (South Africa), Jacquie Oliwa (Kenya), Nelson Sewankambo (Uganda), Richard Smith (UK), Sean Tunis (USA), Jimmy Volmink (South Africa), Merrick Zwarenstein (Canada).: Better Outcomes through Learning, Data, Engagement, and Research (BOLDER) – a system for improving evidence and clinical practice in low and middle income countries [version 1; referees: awaiting peer review]. BOLDER Research Group April 2016.

English M, Irimu G, Agweyu A, Gathara D, Oliwa J, Ayieko P, Were F, Paton C, Tunis S. Forrest CB. : Building Learning Health Systems to Accelerate Research and Improve Outcomes of Clinical Care in Low-and Middle-Income Countries. PLoS Med. 2016.

Pasquali, Sara K, Jacobs, Jeffrey P, Farber, Gregory K, Bertoch, David, Blume, Elizabeth D, Burns, Kristin M, Campbell, Robert, Chang, Anthony C, Chung, Wendy K, Riehle-Colarusso, Tiffany, Curtis, Lesley H, Forrest, Christopher B, Gaynor, William J, Gaies, Michael G, Go, Alan S, Henchey, Paul, Martin, Gerard R, Pearson, Gail, Pemberton, Victoria L, Schwartz, Steven M, Vincent, Robert, Kaltman, Jonathan R: Report of the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute Working Group: An Integrated Network for Congenital Heart Disease Research. Circulation 133(14): 1410-1418, 2016.

Ravens-Sieberer U, Forrest CB.: Translation of eight Pediatric PROMIS® item banks into Spanish and German. Presented at the Inaugural PROMIS Health Organization Meeting, Philadelphia, PA. May 2015.

Forrest CB, Ravens-Sieberer U, Devine J, Becker BD, Moon J: Profile of subjective well-being among children in the US. Presented at the Inaugural PROMIS Health Organization Meeting, Philadelphia, PA. May 2015.

Jensen RE, Rothrock NE, DeWitt EM, Spiegel B, Tucker CA, Crane HM, Forrest CB, Patrick DL, Fredericksen R, Shulman LM, Cella D, Crane PK: The Role of Technical Advances in the Adoption and Integration of Patient-reported Outcomes in Clinical Care. Med Care 53(2): 153-159, 2015.

Kern ML, Benson L, Larson E, Forrest CB, Bevans KB, Steinberg L. : The Anatomy of Developmental Predictors of Healthy Lives Study (TADPOHLS). Applied Developmental Science 2015.

Dotson JL, Crandall WV, Zhang P, Forrest CB, Bailey LC, Colletti RB, Kappelman MD. : Feasibility and Validity of the Pediatric Ulcerative Colitis Activity Index in Routine Clinical Practice. J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 60(2): 200-204, 2015.

Forrest CB, Tucker CA, Ravens-Sieberer U, Pratiwadi R, Moon J, Teneralli RE, Becker B, Bevans KB. : Concurrent validity of the PROMIS(®) pediatric global health measure. Quality of Life Research 2015.

Emery DP, Milne T, Gilchrist CA, Gibbons MJ, Robinson E, Coster GD, Forrest CB, Harnden A, Mant D, Grant CC.: The impact of primary care on emergency department presentation and hospital admission with pneumonia: a case-control study of preschool-aged children. NPJ Prim Care Respir Med 25, 2015.

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Last updated: 05/25/2016
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