• Webinar/Call
  • March 28, 2018

POWER: Past, Present and Future

CHA will host an informational webinar on the Pediatric Obesity Weight Evaluation Registry (POWER).

POWER was launched through a CHA obesity collaborative and spun off to be an independent entity in 2013. Currently POWER, led by PI Shelley Kirk, Ph.D., R.D., L.D. at Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center (CCHMC), has enrolled 33 sites representing 22 states with data collected on demographics, clinical data (anthropometrics, laboratory measures and blood pressure), and program-specific variables (visit type/format and visit provider). Enrollment is open for Cycle 3 of POWER, which will run from June 1, 2018 - June 30, 2020. 

The webinar will feature: 

Shelley Kirk, PhD, RD, LD
Principal Investigator

Eileen King, PhD 
Director of the POWER Data Coordinating Center

POWER participants: 

Brooke Sweeney, MD (Kansas City, Missouri)
Suzanne Cuda, MD (San Antonio, Texas)
Adelle Cadieux, PsyD (Grand Rapids, Michigan)