Gowri Raman, MBBS, MS, is Senior Program Officer in the Office of Chief Engagement and Dissemination Officer at the Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI). In this role, she oversees Horizon Scanning projects, develops topics and supports approaches to improve the quality and timely delivery of emerging technology assessment reports, reviews results of PCORI-funded research projects, and supports identification and development of topics for PCORI-funded research.
Before joining PCORI, Raman was the project director and an assistant professor at Tufts Medical Center, Boston, where she led the Center for Clinical Evidence Synthesis. She also previously served as the assistant director of the Agency for Healthcare and Quality-funded Tufts Evidence Practice Center. Raman has extensive peer-reviewed publications of Health Technology Assessments, horizon scans, systematic reviews and meta-analysis, and evidence reviews to support national and international Clinical Practice Guideline development. She is particularly interested in understanding the role of new and emerging health technologies in prevention and management of chronic disease conditions.
Raman earned her medical degree from Thanjavur Medical College, India, and an MS in clinical and translational sciences research from Tufts University.