Author: childrenslearninginstitute

Developmental Consequences of Pediatric Traumatic Brain Injury

Timeline: 2012 – 2017 Principal Investigators: Linda Ewing-Cobbs, PhD, The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth) Heather Keenan, MD, PhD, MPH, University of Utah Funding Agency: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention National Center for Injury Prevention and Control Description of Project: Information from this project will inform how we identify children who… Read more »

ENRICH Intervention for Obesity Prevention among At-Risk Toddlers

Timeline: 2015 – 2017 Principal Investigators: Susan Landry, PhD, The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth) Shreela Sharma, PhD, Michael & Susan Dell Center for Healthy Living Co-Investigators: Ursula Johnson, PhD (formerly UTHealth) Courtney Byrd-Williams, PhD, The University of Texas School of Public Health, Austin Regional Campus Deanna Hoelsher, PhD, Michael &… Read more »

Autologous Cell Therapies for Cerebral Palsy

Timeline: 2013-2016 Principal Investigator: Charles S. Cox, Jr. , MD, University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth) Co-Investigator: Jenifer Juranek, PhD, University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth) Funding Agency: TIRR Foundation CBR, Inc. Let’s Cure CP Foundation Description of Project: This is a randomized, blinded, placebo-controlled, cross-over study designed to treat… Read more »

BRAIN-PALS MRI Study

Timeline: 2014-2016 Principal Investigators: Susan H. Landry, PhD, University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth) Co-Investigators: Ursula Johnson, PhD (formerly UTHealth) Description of the Project: Parenting in early childhood shapes children’s cognitive and social-emotional development via neurobiological mechanisms about which little is known. Most of the research on this topic has focused on children… Read more »

Interventions for Children with Attention and Reading Disorders (ICARD)

Timeline: 2010-2015 Principal Investigator: Carolyn Denton, PhD, University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth) Co-Investigators: Oscar Bukstein, MD, University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth) Jeff Epstein, PhD, Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center Linda Ewing-Cobbs, PhD, University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth) Anson Koshy, MD, University of Texas Health… Read more »