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Ericka Fink is Principal Investigator of Multicenter NIH Grant to Study Pediatric Cardiac Arrest

Wed, 06/01/2016

Ericka Fink, MD, Associate Professor of Critical Care Medicine and Pediatrics, was recently awarded an R01 that will focus on optimizing outcome classification and ultimately improving outcomes in children after cardiac arrest. Funded by the National Institutes of Neurologic Diseases and Stroke (NINDS), the $3 million grant is entitled, “Development of Serum, Imaging, and Clinical Biomarker Driven Models to Direct Clinical Management after Pediatric Cardiac Arrest.” Eight pediatric centers will participate in the 5-year study, which will begin this summer.