Comparative Effectiveness Research through Collaborative Electronic Reporting

222 Practicing Sites
27 States
2119 Pediatricians and nurse practitioners
>2 Million Covered Lives
...and growing!

Interested in proposing a project using the CERdataset?

Please contact Jenny Steffes, MSW at (630) 626-6537 or jsteffes@aap.org

Examples of Studies
  • ​Pediatric Hypertension
  • ADHD diagnosis and prescribing
  • Patterns of prescribing for psychotropic mediactions
  • Prescribing patterns and safety profile of antipsychotics risperidone and aripiprazole
  • Benchmarking antibiotic use to inform outpatient stewardship
PROS/CER2 is supported by:
  • The American Academy of Pediatrics

  • The Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) under grant number (UA6MC15585) and title (MCH Research Network Programs).  Information or content and conclusions are those of the author(s) and should not be construed as the official position or policy of, nor should any endorsements be inferred by HRSA, HHS, or the US Government.

  • Past support for CER2 from the Health Resources and Services Administration Maternal and Child Health Bureau:

    • UB5MC20286 “Pediatric Primary Care EHR Network for CER”
    • R40MC24943 "Primary Care Drug Therapeutics CER in a Pediatric EHR Network,"

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