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Applying to PCORI? Please review information in this section if you are submitting a letter of intent, full application, or if you have already applied for funding.

About PCORI

Who Can Apply?

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Research We Fund

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Cost and Cost-Effectiveness Analysis

Engagement

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Letter of Intent

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Using the PCORI Online System

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What to Include in the Application

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Budgeting

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Role of the Administrative Official

Merit Review Process

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Post-Award Process

Improving Methods for Conducting Patient-Centered Outcomes Research

Implementation: Limited Competition PCORI Funding Announcement

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Implementation of Effective Shared Decision Making Approaches in Practice Settings PFA

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Implementation of Findings from PCORI’s Major Research Investments PFA

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Expedited COVID-19 Targeted PFA - Cycle 2 2021

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Comparative Effectiveness of Interventions Targeting Mental Health Conditions in Individuals with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities PFA Specific FAQs - Cycle 2 2021

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Improving Postpartum Maternal Outcomes for Populations Experiencing Disparities PFA-specific FAQs - Cycle 2 2021

Nonsurgical Options for Women with Urinary Incontinence PFA-specific FAQs - Cycle 2 2021

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PCORnet, The National Patient-Centered Clinical Research Network – Phase 3 - Cycle 2 2021 

PCORnet Phase 3 PFA - Cycle 1 2021

Suicide Prevention: Brief Interventions for Youth - 2020 Cycle 3

COVID-19 Targeted PFA - Cycle 2 2020

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Observational Analyses of Second-Line Pharmacological Agents in Type 2 Diabetes - Cycle 2 2020

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Limited Competition: Conducting Rare Disease Research Using PCORnet - Cycle 2 2020

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Phased Large Awards for Comparative Effectiveness Research PFA - Cycle 3 2020

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Rare Disease Research

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Treatment Options for Age-Related Hearing Loss PFA

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Partnerships to Conduct Research within PCORnet (PaCR) - Cycle 1 2019

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Medication-Assisted Treatment (MAT) Delivery for Pregnant Women with Opioid Use Disorders (OUD) PFA

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Psychosocial Interventions with Office-Based Opioid Treatment for Opioid Use Disorder PFA

Symptom Management for Patients with Advanced Illness PFA

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Pragmatic Clinical Studies to Evaluate Patient Centered Outcomes

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Patient-Powered Research Network (PPRN) Research Demonstration Project

Treatment of Multiple Sclerosis PFA - Cycle 3 2015

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Clinical Strategies for Managing and Reducing Long-Term Opioid Use for Chronic Pain

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Management Strategies for Treatment-Resistant Depression - Cycle 3 2015

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New Oral Anticoagulants (NOACs) in the Extended Treatment of Venous Thromboembolic Disease - Cycle 3 2015

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Partnerships to Conduct Research (PaCR) within PCORnet PFA - Cycle 2 2017

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Optimized Multidisciplinary Treatment Programs for Nonspecific Chronic Low Back Pain – Cycle 1 2017 PFA

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Strategies to Prevent Unsafe Opioid Prescribing in Primary Care among Patients with Acute or Chronic Noncancer Pain – Cycle 2 2017

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Multidisciplinary Treatments Low Back Pain PFA - Cycle 1 2017

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Comparison of Surgical and Nonsurgical Options for Management of Chronic Nonspecific Low Back Pain - Cycle 1 2017

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