Yearly Archives: 2012

PCORI Announces Funding for First Comparative Effectiveness Research Projects

Contact: Erica Fischer, GolinHarris (202-585-2608 or efischer@golinharris.com) Projects Part of National Research Agenda to Help Patients Make Better-Informed Health Decisions Washington, D.C. (December 18, 2012) – The Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI) today approved 25 awards, totaling $40.7 million over … Continued

Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute Announces $50,000 Innovation Challenge

Contact: Joshua Weisz, GolinHarris (202-585-2614 or jweisz@golinharris.com) Winning developers will receive cash awards for creating patient-researcher “matching” programs WASHINGTON, D.C. (December 14, 2012) – The Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI) today announced the PCORI Challenge, a competition to create a … Continued

PCORI Appoints Newhouse Vice-Chair of Methodology Committee

Contact: Erica Fischer, GolinHarris (202-585-2608 or efischer@golinharris.com) WASHINGTON, D.C. (December 6, 2012) – The Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI) has appointed Robin Newhouse, PhD, RN, NEA-BC, FAAN, Vice-Chair of the institute’s Methodology Committee. Newhouse has served on the Committee since … Continued

PCORI Convenes Workshops to Refine Research Agenda

Contact: Erica Fischer, GolinHarris (202-585-2608 or efischer@golinharris.com) Part of Effort to Engage Healthcare Community in Generating, Prioritizing Research Topics WASHINGTON, DC. (November 29, 2012) – The Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI) will host two workshops early next month to solicit … Continued

Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute Adopts Revised Methodology Standards, Okays Targeted Research Topics, at Boston Board Meeting

Contact: Erica Fischer, GolinHarris (202-585-2608 or efischer@golinharris.com) Boston, Mass. (November 20, 2012) – The Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI) Board of Governors has adopted 47 revised Methodology Standards to guide the conduct of patient-centered outcomes research (PCOR), as recommended by … Continued

Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute Issues Call for Applications to Fund Up to $12 Million in Projects to Improve Research Methods

Contact: Erica Fischer, GolinHarris (202-585-2608 or efischer@golinharris.com) PCORI Funding Announcement focuses on Accelerating Patient-Centered Outcomes Research and Methodological Research WASHINGTON, D.C. (November 16, 2012) – The Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI) today released a funding announcement to support research that … Continued

PCORI Holds Board of Governors Meeting in Boston

Contact: Erica Fischer, GolinHarris (202-585-2608 or efischer@golinharris.com) Agenda Items Include Advisory Panels, Methodology Report, Targeted Funding Announcements WASHINGTON, D.C. (November 13, 2012) – The Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI) will hold a public meeting of its Board of Governors on … Continued

Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute Names Sue Sheridan Director of Patient Engagement

Contact: Erica Fischer, GolinHarris (202-585-2608 or efischer@golinharris.com) Trusted patient advocate to lead PCORI’s patient engagement team  WASHINGTON, D.C. (November 14, 2012) – The Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI) has named Sue Sheridan, MBA, MIM, as Director of Patient Engagement. Sheridan, … Continued

Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute Names Johns Hopkins Professor and CMS Advisor to Head Program on Improving Healthcare Systems

For Immediate Release Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute Contact: Erica Fischer, GolinHarris (202-585-2608 or efischer@golinharris.com) Latest addition to science team overseeing PCORI’s patient-centered approach to research WASHINGTON, D.C. (October 31, 2012) – Chad Boult, MD, MPH, MBA, an internationally recognized authority … Continued