Women have various reasons for not seeking care for postpartum depression, such as social stigma associated with the condition. A study led by Darius Tandon, PhD, at Northwestern University—a speaker at the 2020 PCORI Virtual Annual Meeting—has found that a home visitor-led program can deliver the same levels of benefits from mental health and stress management interventions as those provided by mental health professionals.
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PCORI has launched a free, self-paced online training for those who are new to health research and want to learn more about the research process. The training is split into modules and uses plain language to describe patient-centered outcomes research.
Among them is a call for investigator-initiated applications for research studies in two special areas of emphasis: Maternal Mortality and Individuals with Intellectual and/or Developmental Disabilities.
Eugene Washington PCORI Engagement Awards teams across the country are helping health center patients and clinicians drive research important to them to better meet their complex medical and social needs.
They include support for projects that build communities to participate in patient-centered and clinical effectiveness research, or to disseminate PCORI-funded research evidence and published findings.
A PCORI-AHRQ systematic evidence review draft report, comparing the benefits and harms of several types of radiation therapies and how their effectiveness might vary by various measures, is now available for public comment through September 14.
Responses to the Request for Information will help guide the development of strategies for peer review management services of PCORI-funded research results. PCORI is particularly interested in learning about the types of organizations that can provide these services.
PCORI has a critical role to play in identifying solutions to the dual public health crises of violence and the SARS-CoV-2 pandemic that are disproportionately claiming the lives of people of color. We stand united with the people of this country to find and implement those solutions.
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