Research Horizons


COVID-19 Vaccine Report Tops the Most-Shared Studies of August

Cincinnati Children’s is participating in ongoing clinical trials of an mRNA-based vaccine under development by Pfizer and  BioNTech.

Robert Frenck, MD, Director, Vaccine Research Center, is leading the local effort and is one of the key co-authors of this study that reports early-stage clinical trial results for the first of two versions of the vaccine, The manufacturer has decided to move forward with the second version.

See below for other widely shared research findings from experts at Cincinnati Children’s.


 Cincinnati Children’s co-author: Theresa Guilbert, MD

Cincinnati Children’s co-author: Michael Helmrath, MD

Cincinnati Children’s co-authors: (first author) Mariana Stevens, PhD, Kathryn Wikenheiser-Brokamp, MD, PhD, Matthew Weirauch, PhD, Lisa Martin, PhD, Jocelyn Biagini Myers, PhD, and Gurjit Khurana Hershey, MD, PhD

Effects of Childhood and Adult Persistent Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity…

Article in Journal of the American Academy of Child & Adolescent Psychiatry, August 2020

Cincinnati Children’s co-author: Jeffery Epstein, PhD

Cincinnati Children’s co-author: Joel Sorger, MD

Return to School for Pediatric Solid Organ Transplant Recipients in the United…

Article in Journal of the Pediatric Infectious Diseases Society, August 2020

Cincinnati Children’s co-author: Lara Danziger-Isakov, MD, MPH