Jennifer McCafferty, Ph.D.


Director, Nicklaus Children’s Hospital Research Institute
Member, OneFlorida Executive and Steering Committees

As the director of the Miami Children’s Health System Research Institute, Jennifer McCafferty, Ph.D., CHRC, CHPC, CHC, CCEP, serves as the senior research officer for the organization that provides infrastructure and research services to support and streamline clinical and translational research activity within the Miami Children’s Health System. As site principal investigator for the OneFlorida Clinical Data Research Network (CDRN), she leverages the infrastructure and clinical network to identify subject matter experts that will contribute to and align with the CDRN research initiatives, where she has a demonstrated track record of building research infrastructure in varied disciplines and works closely with IT, clinical providers, patients, families and other subject matter experts to ensure the consortium meets its obligations under the PCORI CDRN.