University of Nebraska Medical Center

PC-PREP Clinical Trials

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Primary Care - Pediatric Research Expansion Program (PC-PREP) extends the UNMC and Children's research capabilities to include the greater pediatric population of the Children’s Physicians clinics. By leveraging our network of exceptional professional staff, state-of-the-art technology and resources, and diverse patient groups, the project widens research opportunities, raises the bar for clinical research capability in our community, and through medical advances, serves our area and beyond.

Open PC-PREP Studies

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Newborn Nutrition Study

Newborns invited to join study exploring infant and toddler formula and its effects.

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Chicken Pox Study

Varicella Vaccine Study Opportunity: Children Ages 12-15 months

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Oral COVID-19 Medication Study

A clinical study is underway for the potential treatment of COVID-19 in recently diagnosed or symptomatic children/teens at risk for severe illness.

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The PC- PREP Team

Brad Brabec, MD

Primary Care - Pediatric Research Expansion Program Director

Sara Warta, RN, BSN

Research Nurse Program Manager

Sara Warta
Gabe Hansen

Research Nurse Coordinator

If you are interested in having your child participate in studies being led by CHRI members, click here