Take a deep dive into the past, present and future of healthcare research with two prominent figures in the field. Join Nakela L. Cook, M.D., MPH, PCORI Executive Director, and Vivian W. Pinn, M.D., Founding Director (Retired) of the Office of Research on Women’s Health at the National Institutes of Health for a one-on-one discussion about the history of publicly funded healthcare research, PCORI’s current and future role within the field, and their shared experiences as physicians and research leaders.


Keynote Speaker

Vivian W. Pinn, M.D., FCAP, FASCP

  • Senior Scientist Emerita, FIC, NIH; Former Director (Retired), Office of Research on Women’s Health, NIH
Session Moderator

Nakela L. Cook, M.D., MPH

  • Executive Director, PCORI