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Science of Engagement

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Health System Strategies for Hypertension Control and Management - Cycle 2 2022

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Broad Pragmatic Studies

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Who Can Apply?

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Research We Fund

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Cost and Cost-Effectiveness Analysis


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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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Role of the Administrative Official

Merit Review Process

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Post-Award Process

Fast-Track Resubmission Process

Brief Interventions for Adolescent Alcohol Use - Cycle 1 2022

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Prevention, Early Identification & Treatment of Delirium - Cycle 1 2022

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Comparative Effectiveness of Interventions Targeting Mental Health Conditions in Individuals with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities PFA Specific FAQs - Cycle 1 2022

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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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Comparative Effectiveness of Novel Pharmacologic and Evidence-based Nonpharmacologic Treatments for Migraine Prevention PFA - Cycle 3 2021

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Healthy Aging: Optimizing Physical and Mental Functioning Across the Aging Continuum - Cycle 3 2021

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Comparative Effectiveness of Multimodal Intervention to Prevent Osteoporotic Fractures FAQs - Cycle 3 2021

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Phased Large Awards for Comparative Effectiveness Research PFA - Cycle 3 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 

Rare Disease Research

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Symptom Management for Patients with Advanced Illness PFA

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Pragmatic Clinical Studies to Evaluate Patient Centered Outcomes

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