PCOR Funding Information Session
Tuesday, October 18
1:00 – 2:30pm
621 W. Lombard Street, SMC Campus Center, Room 208
C. Daniel Mullins, PhD
Professor and Chair, PHSR Department, UMSOP
Olivia Carter-Pokras, Ph.D.
Professor, Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics
Associate Dean for Diversity and Inclusion, UMSPH
The Office for Research Career Development is sponsoring a series of seminars to help investigators learn about available
This 1 ½ hour information session will provide an overview of the Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI) funding opportunities, including tips and personal experiences from investigators who have successfully competed for these grants. In addition, there will be a discussion of opportunities available to UMB investigators via the infrastructure grants as well as other opportunities available in PCOR, followed by an open Q & A.
PCORI research priorities include: 1) Assessment of Prevention, Diagnosis, and Treatment Options 2) Improving Healthcare Systems 3) Communication and Dissemination Research 4) Addressing Disparities and 5) Accelerating Patient-Centered Outcomes Research and Methodological Research. For more information on PCORI, visit: http://www.pcori.org/funding-opportunities/funding-center/.