PeDRA Survey Policy and Application

PeDRA has defined the process of intake, evaluation and distribution of surveys that support PeDRA’s mission.

Application Process

Submission Deadlines (5:00 pm EST for all submission deadlines)

  • January 15th
  • April 15th
  • August 15th
  • November 15th

Criteria for evaluation (**please read the PeDRA survey policy in full)

  • Survey fits with the mission and vision of PeDRA
  • Survey addresses an important problem in pediatric dermatology
  • Survey is the best method to answer the stated research question


  • Download the application form (download here) and submit together with the actual survey to Sheila Rittenberg (late submissions are not accepted)
  • If successful, you will be required to provide the following:
    • a link to the survey
    • proof of IRB approval/exemption
  • PeDRA and/or SPD will send the survey link to their respective memberships
  • PeDRA and/or SPD will send a reminder about the link 2 weeks after the initial submission
  • In order to avoid “survey fatigue”, PeDRA reserves its right to stagger sending the links to the membership


PeDRA will not accept industry surveys that are done for the purpose of marketing.

Inquiries about the application process: Sheila Rittenberg, email Sheila Rittenberg