Child Advocacy Clinical Studies

Clinical studies conducted by the Child Advocacy Center (CAC) at UPMC Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh investigate new and better methods to help physicians identify and diagnose trauma-related injuries. Due to the nature of the conditions being studied, families do not self-refer into these programs. Current initiatives are listed below.

Thank you for exploring these opportunities and helping us to find cures and prevent childhood disease.

Clinical Studies


Child Abuse Identification Using Medical Records

Using the Electronic Medical Record to Improve Outcomes and Decrease Disparities in Screening for Child Physical Abuse

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