PCORI is committed to the meaningful involvement of various healthcare stakeholders throughout the research process.

Engagement in Research

Improving Health in the Mississippi

An Engagement Award supports a cancer awareness and prevention program and training on the power of research.

The Importance of Patient Engagement

Patient involvement should be standard for research, this kidney transplant recipient says.

A Patient's View on Pain

Personal experience of chronic pain led a patient to advocate for research on more-effective treatments.

Engagement Information and Funding

Funding Opportunities

Learn about the opportunities through the Eugene Washington PCORI Engagement Awards program.

Funding Review Process

Read about the Engagement Awards progam's Letters of Inquiry and application evaluation processes.

Engagement Rubric CME

Take the continuing medical education activity on applying the rubric's principles to healthcare research.

More on Our Approach to Engagement in Research

Voices of Engagement

Hear from stakeholders about working with researchers to answer real-world questions critical to improving health care.

Pipeline to Proposal

Learn about projects to build stakeholder communities with expertise and passion in patient-centered research.

Our Engagement Rubric

Find out how researchers can engage patients and caregivers as study partners.

Engagement Blogs

PCORI staff and guest authors share thoughts about PCORI's engagement initiatives and engagement in research.