The Pediatric Research Center (PRC) combines research, top-notch care and compassion to offer exceptional care for children. Whether your child is coming in for an outpatient research appointment or staying overnight for an inpatient research visit, he will be in the hands of highly skilled medical professionals with specialized training and expertise. Our team is well equipped to meet the unique needs of your child, and we take pride in delivering safe, compassionate, quality care.
The PRC is a collaborative effort developed through a grant award from the National Institutes of Health (NIH) by Emory University School of Medicine, Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta, Georgia Institute of Technology, Morehouse School of Medicine and the University of Georgia. It allows pediatric researchers to conduct innovative research while giving children and their families an opportunity to take part in leading-edge clinical trials.
Patient facilities and services
The PRC is located on the campus of our Egleston hospital. When you participate in a research study, we offer full access to the family-centered amenities available there, including:
- Wireless Internet
- Exercise area
- Laundry room
- Sleep rooms
- Private showers
- Business center
- Family library
- Cafeteria and coffee shop