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 November

New from the Mott Poll: Some parents prioritize Thanksgiving traditions over reducing COVID-19 risks

1 in 2 parents say COVID-19 has substantially decreased the time children spend with extended family members. Over half of parents say it is very important that their child sees extended family and shares in family holiday traditions. 1 in 3 parents feel the benefits of gathering with family for Thanksgiving are worth the risk of spreading or getting COVID-19.

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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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