PCORI Review Criteria

Research proposals submitted in response to PCORI Funding Announcements are reviewed against five criteria. These criteria are consistent with patient-centeredness and are specifically designed to include a diverse set of perspectives in decision making.

Research Priorities: Assessment of Prevention, Diagnosis and Treatment Options; Improving Healthcare Systems; Communication & Dissemination Research; Addressing Disparities

1. Impact of the condition on the health of individuals and populations

2. Potential for the study to improve health care and outcomes

3. Technical merit

4. Patient-centeredness

5. Patient and stakeholder engagement

 

 

Research Priority:  Accelerating Patient-Centered Outcomes Research and Methodological Research

1. Study addresses evidence gaps identified in PCORI Methodology Committee Report or other comparable sources

2. Potential for the study to improve PCOR methods

3. Technical merit

4. Patient-centeredness

5. Patient and stakeholder engagement


Posted July 25, 2013; Updated July 3, 2014