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Getting to Know PCORI: From Application to Closeout

 PCORI hosted a free two-day workshop to provide sponsored project administrators with tools and guidance for developing responsive funding applications. This interactive workshop was led by PCORI’s expert staff and offered an overview of:

  • PCORI and PCORI Funding Announcements (PFAs)
  • Administrative issues to consider when including patients and other stakeholders in research
  • PCORI’s application process, requirements, and online application system
  • PCORI’s Merit Review process
  • Award and contract activation
  • Opportunities to meet with PCORI staff, ask questions, obtain resources, and network with other research administrators

 Below are the slides provided:

Welcome and Overview


Patients and Stakeholder Engagement in Research


Application Process and Merit Review


Contract Award, Activation, and Closeout


Common Issues Cheatsheet