In this document, the Greater Plains Collaborative (GPC) Clinical Research Network (CRN) describes the role of a Patient Engagement Officer (PEO). This resource can be used by researchers and other stakeholders who are seeking to hire a PEO to improve engagement through identifying, recruiting, and supporting patient partners and liaising between engagement work of an organization and staff from local sites.

GPC is a Network Partner in PCORnet®, the National Patient-Centered Clinical Research Network. PCORnet has been developed with funding from PCORI.

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