Programs and Newsletters

Newsletters and Briefs

The Children's Health Services Research team periodically publishes newsletters and briefs that highlight the work of its faculty and staff as they inform the fields of health services research and informatics via the application of the best scientific evidence and methods.  Current and back issues can be viewed in PDF Format by clicking on the links below.

Faculty Publication Press Releases 


CHSR Issue Briefs


The Pediatric Examiner Archives


Works In Progress Seminar Schedule 2016

CHSR Works in Progress (WIP) are informal presentations given by researchers with the goal of sharing ideas and research results to encourage discussion, solicit advice, and offer constructive criticism.  If you would like to present during one of these sessions, contact Linda Davis at 317-278-0552 or for scheduling.  Keep in mind that the CHSR WIP sessions are primarily held to present research projects or explore research opportunities.  Practice sessions for research presentations are also appropriate. 

If you have any questions, contact Dr. Stephen Downs ( or Dr. Sarah Wiehe ( WIPs are held from noon to 1 p.m. most Mondays in the Legacy Boardroom of the Health Information and Translational Sciences Building (HITS). See the schedule below for upcoming WIPs. For directions to our building, please visit Contact CHSR to view detailed directions.

Note: Lunch is served at noon, so please RSVP the Friday before by contacting Linda Szerszen at 317-278-0552 or Be sure to bring your own beverage.

Date Name and Title of Presentation
Nov 7    Randy Grout
Nov 14    Cristiana Hentea
Dec 12    Sarah Honaker
Dec 19    Zachary  Adams
Dec 26    Office Closed!!