Dr. Maria Edelen and Dr. Chengbo Zeng have published their article Development of an ultra-short measure of eight domains of health-related quality of life for research and clinical care: the patient-reported outcomes measurement information system® PROMIS®-16 profile. Please click here to read! 

February 2024

PROVE Center student, Tai Miller, had two oral presentations at the 19th Annual Academic Surgical Conference in Washington, DC. 

January 2024

The team conducted their first site visit for the R01 this past month! This took place at Boston Medical Center and was a success – we learned a lot and got to know their team well. We are looking forward to taking next steps with them as well as visiting our 4 other sites for the project. 

December 2023

Amanda Higgins and Dr. Manraj Kaur have poster presentations at the 16th Annual Conference on the Science of Dissemination and Implementation.

Amanda’s Poster: Implementation of a patient-centered patient reported outcome (PRO) collection application into routine clinical breast cancer care

Manraj’s Poster: A framework for leveraging the electronic health records to create a highly functional research data ecosystem for prospective registries


November 2023

Dr. Manraj Kaur presented at the 2023 United States Professional Association for Transgender Health (USPATH) in Denver, Colorado. 

PROVE Center Attended ISOQOL 2023 in Calgary, Alberta

October 2023

We received our R01 award notice from the NIH with the project start date moved up to this month! We are eager and ready to kick this project off and look forward to collaborating with everyone on this work. 

September 2023

Our team, led by Dr. Maria Edelen, has finalized the new 16-item PROMIS profile and are writing up results now for publications and conference presentations. 

Dr. Jason Liu was awarded the BWH Department of Surgery Beal Award to support the measurement of PROs in patients with primary hyperparathyroidism.