Community Partners in Recruitment – New Publication

CAPriCORN has undertaken a unique approach to recruitment for the ADAPTABLE trial. Based on feedback from the Patient-Community Advisory Committee in 2015, we approached 2 community partners to engage in a different approach to recruitment utilizing the existing data infrastructure stood up by CAPriCORN and establishing the appropriate linkages with the community partners. You can read more about this in …

CAPriCORN Announces New Network Principal Investigator

With the retirement of Terry Mazany, MA, MBA (The Chicago Community Trust), CAPriCORN has undertaken a transition of leadership and administration. In October 2017, the CAPriCORN Steering Committee sought a new Principal Investigator, after careful consideration, selecting Abel Kho (Northwestern University). Abel Kho, MD, MS, has been a key member of CAPriCORN from its inception, serving as the lead of …

CAPriCORN to Help Determine Best Aspirin Dose to Protect Patients with Heart Disease

CAPriCORN to Help Determine Best Aspirin Dose to Protect Patients with Heart Disease First PCORnet Demonstration Study Could Help Guide Treatment Options for Millions May 4, 2015 – CAPriCORN will play a key role in a new $14 million research study announced today by the Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI) to determine the best daily dose of aspirin to use …

Governor Quinn Announces Illinois Healthcare Research Coalition Awarded $7 Million to Battle Chronic Illnesses

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE December 17, 2013 Governor Quinn Announces Illinois Healthcare Research Coalition Awarded $7 Million to Battle Chronic Illnesses Unprecedented Collaboration of 20 Health and Hospital Organizations Earns Federal Award to Study and Deliver Best Practices for Treating Diseases CHICAGO – Governor Quinn today announced that a coalition of 20 health and hospital organizations from Illinois has been awarded …