WASHINGTON, D.C. (December 10, 2013) – The Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI) Board of Governors will hold a public teleconference and webinar from noon-1:30 p.m. ET Tuesday, Dec. 17, to consider three slates of awardees for funding approval:
- The individual health data networks that together will create a new National Patient-Centered Clinical Research Network to facilitate faster, more efficient studies
- Selected projects responding to Treatment Options for African-Americans and Hispanics/Latinos with Uncontrolled Asthma, PCORI’s first targeted funding announcement
- Selected projects responding to funding announcements issued in August under PCORI’s five National Priorities for Research.
View the agenda and supporting materials on the PCORI website. To register for the event, fill out the online registration form. An email will be sent to you with instructions for joining the session.
The Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI) is an independent, non-profit 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 continuously seeking input from a broad range of stakeholders to guide its work.