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Dec 09, 2014, 10:30 ET

PCORI and NIH Partner on Request for Applications to Study How to Improve Blood Pressure Control in High-Risk Individuals

The National Institutes of Health (NIH), as part of a research partnership with the Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI), today...

Dec 08, 2014, 18:51 ET

PCORI Board Approves Providing Up to $50 Million for CER on Hepatitis C

The Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI) Board of Governors today approved the development of a PCORI Funding Announcement (PFA)...

Sep 30, 2014, 14:00 ET

PCORI Board Approves $102 Million in Support for 46 New Research Projects

The Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI) Board of Governors today approved 46 new proposals, totaling nearly $102 million, to...

Sep 30, 2014, 14:00 ET

PCORI, AHRQ Announce Research Team Selected to Compare Treatments for Uterine Fibroids

The Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI) and the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) today announced that AHRQ has...

Sep 23, 2014, 13:50 ET

PCORI Announces Winners of Patient-Researcher "Matchmaking App" Challenge

The Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI) today announced the selection of  "PatientPowered.us," an open-source,...

Sep 15, 2014, 18:16 ET

PCORI Board Approves Draft Proposal for Peer Review and Release of Primary Research Findings

 The Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI) Board of Governors today approved for public comment PCORI's proposed process for...

Aug 18, 2014, 10:13 ET

PCORI Offers Up to $90 Million in Funding in Third Call for Large Pragmatic Studies Proposals

The Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI) today issued the third funding announcement under its Pragmatic Clinical Studies...

Jul 29, 2014, 14:00 ET

PCORI Board Approves $54.8 Million in Funding for Patient-Centered Comparative Effectiveness Research Projects

The Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI) Board of Governors today approved $54.8 million in funding to support 33 new...

Jul 22, 2014, 11:03 ET

PCORI Engagement Awards Program Offers New Meetings Funding Support

 The Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI) today launched a new funding opportunity through the Eugene Washington PCORI...

Jun 04, 2014, 14:00 ET

PCORI and NIH Announce Major Study of Patient-Centered Approach to Preventing Fall-Related Injuries in Older Adults

The Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI) and the National Institute on Aging (NIA) of the National Institutes of Health (NIH) today...

May 19, 2014, 10:47 ET

PCORI Offers $90 Million in Second Call for Large Pragmatic Study Proposals

The Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI) issued a funding announcement today offering up to $90 million to support up to nine large...

Mar 25, 2014, 14:28 ET

PCORI Appoints First Members of New Advisory Panel on Rare Disease

The Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI) Board of Governors today approved 13 people as members of PCORI's new Advisory Panel...

Mar 25, 2014, 14:26 ET

PCORI Announces Inaugural Members of Advisory Panel on Clinical Trials

The Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI) Board of Governors today appointed 10 people as members of PCORI's new Advisory Panel on...

Mar 18, 2014, 10:30 ET

PCORI Names Jean Slutsky Chief Engagement and Dissemination Officer

The Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI) announced today the appointment of Jean Slutsky, PA, MSPH, as Chief Engagement and...

Feb 13, 2014, 09:00 ET

PCORI Announces $15.5 Million for Engagement Awards Program

 The Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI) today launched the Eugene Washington PCORI Engagement Awards program, a $15.5 million...

Feb 05, 2014, 11:30 ET

PCORI Offers $206 Million in Research Support through Latest Funding Announcements

Opportunities Are Part of Major Funding Push Totaling $1 Billion Over Next Two Years The Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI)...

Dec 23, 2013, 17:31 ET

PCORI Selects 30 Individuals, Small Groups for First "Pipeline to Proposal" Awards

Tier I awards to provide funds to build communities around common health research interest The Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute...

Dec 17, 2013, 15:30 ET

PCORI Awards $93.5 Million to Develop National Network to Support More Efficient Patient-Centered Research

29 awardees will refine, integrate individual networks to create overarching national network The Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute...

Dec 17, 2013, 15:30 ET

PCORI Approves $191 Million to Support Patient-Centered Comparative Effectiveness Research

Projects designed to identify better care options for conditions affecting millions of people The Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute...

Nov 19, 2013, 13:30 ET

PCORI Issues Report on Methodological Best Practices in Patient-Centered Outcomes Research

Report, incorporating public comment, provides context for Methodology Standards issued in 2012 The Patient-Centered Outcomes Research...