Ongoing discussions regarding rate of progress, obstacles, challenges etc., should be held with your PCORI Program Officer throughout the period of the project. If the changes are mutually agreeable and enhance the overall research initiative, then your PCORI Program Officer will contact the Contracts Management and Administration office to consult on the needed documentation, budgets, scope changes, and justification.
Proposed changes to the project may require prior PCORI approval. Please see the administrative requirements section of your contract for complete details for required prior approvals. All documentation should be submitted to the PCORI Contracts Management and Administration department as soon as possible to process the request. All requests must be submitted on formal letter head and submitted by the institutions Administrative Official (AO). Funded recipients should not implement any proposed project changes until receiving PCORI approval.