This session highlighted PCORI’s Foundational Expectations for Partnerships, which updates the 2014 PCORI Engagement Rubric and expands guidance for meaningful engagement to advance patient-centered outcomes research and health equity. Specifically, this interactive session provided:

  • Brief introduction into why an update was needed, why now, and how the new Foundational Expectations were developed.
  • Deep dive into the six new Foundational Expectations and the implications for principal investigators, study teams and patient partners.
  • Opportunity to provide input on dissemination strategies for the new PCORI Foundational Expectations.

Presentation Slides


Session Moderator

Jen Brown, MPH

  • Codirector & Cofounder, Alliance for Research in Chicagoland Communities (ARCC) at Northwestern University
Breakout Speaker

Kristin L. Carman, Ph.D., M.A.

  • Director, Public and Patient Engagement, PCORI
Breakout Speaker
2023 PCORI Annual Meeting Headshot of Chidinma Ibe

Chidinma Ibe, Ph.D.

  • Assistant Professor of General Internal Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine; Associate Director of Community Engagement, Johns Hopkins Center for Health Equity
Breakout Speaker

Jen Lavoie, B.A.

  • Patient Partner Representative, American Institutes of Research
Breakout Speaker

Donald Nease, M.D.

  • Professor, Department of Family Medicine, Director of Community Engagement and Health Equity, Colorado Clinical and Translational Sciences Institute University of Colorado - Anschutz Medical Campus
Breakout Speaker
2023 PCORI Annual Meeting Headshot of Karriem Watson

Karriem Watson, DHSc, M.S., MPH

  • Chief Engagement Officer, NIH All of Us Research Program