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CERTs Centers

In the CERTs program, 6 research centers focus on therapies used in particular populations or therapeutic areas. These 6 research centers, The CERTs Scientific Forum, a National Steering Committee, and numerous partnerships with public and private organizations make up the CERTs program.

CERTs Center Emphasis
Brigham and Women's Hospital
Principal investigator: David Bates, M.D., M.Sc.
Health information technology
Duke University Medical Center
Principal investigator: Eric Peterson, M.D., M.P.H.
Therapies for heart and blood vessel disorders
Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey
Principal investigator: Stephen Crystal, Ph.D.
Mental health therapeutics
University of Alabama at Birmingham
Principal investigator: Kenneth G. Saag, M.D., M.Sc.
Musculoskeletal disorders
Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center
Principal investigator: Carole Lannon, M.D., M.P.H.
Pediatric therapeutics
Northwestern University
Principal investigator: Bruce L. Lambert, Ph.D.
Tools for optimizing medication safety


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