- 2023 Annual Meeting
- The PCORI Strategic Plan
- Clinical Effectiveness and Decision Science
- Dissemination and Implementation
- Evaluation and Analysis
- Healthcare Delivery and Disparities Research
- PCOR Infrastructure & Innovation
- Our Vision & Mission
- Financial Statements and Reports
- The PCORI Strategic Plan
- Board of Governors
- Methodology Committee
- Authorizing Law
- Evaluating Our Work
- PCORI's Advisory Panels
- Procurement Opportunities
Past Opportunities to Provide Input
- Stakeholder Views on Components of 'Patient-Centered Value' in Health and Health Care (2023)
- PCORI's Proposed Research Agenda (2021-2022)
- Proposed National Priorities for Health (2021)
- Proposed Principles for the Consideration of the Full Range of Outcomes Data in PCORI-Funded Research (2020)
- Proposed New PCORI Methodology Standards (2018)
- Data Access and Data Sharing Policy: Public Comment (2017)
- Proposed New PCORI Methodology Standards (2017)
Comment on the Proposed New and Revised PCORI Methodology Standards (2016)
- 1. Standards for Formulating Research Questions
- 10: Standards for Studies of Diagnostic Tests
- 12. Standards on Research Designs Using Clusters
- 13: General Comments on the Proposed Revisions to the PCORI Methodology Standards
- 2: Standards Associated with Patient-Centeredness
- 3: Standards for Data Integrity and Rigorous Analysis
- 4: Standards for Preventing and Handling Missing Data
- 5: Standards for Heterogeneity of Treatment Effects
- 6: Standards for Data Registries
- 7: Standards for Data Networks as Research-Facilitating Structures
- 8. Standards for Causal Inference Methods
- 9. Standards for Adaptive Trial Designs
- Peer-Review Process Comments (2014)
- Draft Methodology Report Public Comment Period (2012)
- Past Opportunities to Provide Input
|Watch this Health Affairs Policy Spotlight|
WASHINGTON, DC — On Monday, May 23, Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI) Executive Director, Nakela L. Cook, MD, MPH, will join Health Affairs Editor-in-Chief Alan Weil for the next installment of the publication’s Policy Spotlight series. This timely one-on-one discussion will focus on PCORI’s patient-centered approach to health research and the generation of evidence to inform health policy.
- Date: Monday, May 23, 2022
- Time: 2 pm – 3 pm (ET)
- Place: Online details to be shared with registrants 24 hours in advance of the event
Health Affairs Policy Spotlights are virtual events launched in 2021 featuring in-depth conversations with influential health policy experts. Prior Spotlights have featured Carole Johnson, Administrator for the Health Resources and Services Administration and Meena Seshamani, the Deputy Administrator & Director of the Center for Medicare in the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services, among others.
PCORI is an independent, nonprofit organization authorized by Congress in 2010 to fund research that empowers patients, their families, and caregivers with actionable information about healthcare choices. PCORI focuses on comparative clinical effectiveness research (CER), which looks at different approaches to health care delivery to see what works best for different people in different circumstances.
Dr. Cook leads PCORI in its second decade of service to the nation advancing patient-centered CER. She is a cardiologist and health services researcher with a distinguished career leading key scientific initiatives engaging patients, clinicians, and other healthcare stakeholders. Before joining PCORI, Dr. Cook served as Senior Scientific Officer and Chief of Staff at the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute of the National Institutes of Health. She has spearheaded initiatives in precision medicine, data science, sickle cell disease, and women’s health with meaningful engagement of stakeholder groups.
The Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI) is an independent nonprofit organization authorized by Congress in 2010. Its mission is to fund research that will provide patients, their caregivers and clinicians with the evidence-based information needed to make better-informed healthcare decisions. PCORI is committed to continually seeking input from a broad range of stakeholders to guide its work.
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