TUFTS Cost- Effectiveness Paper of the Year Award goes to Dr. Lisa Prosser

Congratulations to Dr. Lisa Prosser for receiving the Cost-Effectiveness Paper of the Year Award from the Tufts Center for the Evaluation of Health and Risk (CEVR)! This award recognizes the best paper according to methodological quality, timeliness, and potential influence on policy or clinical decision-making. The winning paper assessed the cost-effectiveness of vaccination for preventing herpes zoster and was conducted in collaboration with the CDC.

Delivering quality research for positive impact on children’s health and well-being


Our mission is to advance the health and well-being of all children, adolescents, and families through research and education.

Our vision is to be the leader in unbiased multidisciplinary research and teaching that influences policy and systems to improve health and health care for all children in our communities near and far.

Our values: integrity, respect, collaboration, creativity, excellence, and equity.

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Mott Poll August

New from the Mott Poll: Half of parents report butting heads with child's grandparent over parenting

4 in 10 parents describe disagreements with grandparents about discipline, meals, screen time and other parenting choices. Among parents who asked a grandparent to be more consistent with parenting choices, 17% say the grandparent refused their request. Parents are more likely to limit the amount of time children see grandparents who refuse to respect parenting choices.

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Delivering quality research for positive impact on children’s health and well-being.

The Susan B. Meister Child Health Evaluation and Research (CHEAR) Center at the University of Michigan is one of the largest health services research centers that focuses on children. Eighteen faculty investigators and more than 40 research staff, fellows, and students conduct research and training across several core themes that include data science, emerging technologies, health outcomes research, health care policy, and communications. Our work is multidisciplinary, encompassing health services research, epidemiology, health policy, general pediatrics, and pediatric subspecialties.

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