At the March 22, 2016, meeting, the Board authorized providing up to $22 million to study ways to improve treatment of chronic low back pain, a leading cause of disability and one of the most frequent reasons adults seek medical care. Additionally, the Board approved $12.5 million for five Patient-Powered Research Network (PPRN) demonstration projects. (Read more)
All PCORI Board meetings are open to the public. This meeting was held via teleconference/webinar with no public comment period.
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