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Resource Center Office Hours: March 24

Web Conference Meeting Info: Monday, March 24, 2014 Time: 1:00-2:00 pm, Eastern Standard Time New Format! We are using the  Office Hours web conference to provide opportunities for the PCORnet partners to get better acquainted and to identify potential points of collaboration. The following Partners will introduce their Networks and be available to answer questions … Continue reading Resource Center Office Hours: March 24

Grand Rounds: March 21

A Shared Forum of the NIH HCS Collaboratory and PCORnet Rethinking Clinical Research Speaker: Stephanie Startz Associate Director, Digital Strategy The Michael J. Fox Foundation Topic: Use of Social Media in Clinical Research Join the conversation on Twitter: #pctGR / @Collaboratory1 and @PCORnetwork [pctGR=practical clinical trials grand rounds] Date: Friday, March 21, 2014, 1:00-2:00 p.m. ET Meeting Info:  To … Continue reading Grand Rounds: March 21

Resource Center Office Hours: March 20

Web Conference Meeting Info: Thursday, March 20, 2014 Time: 1:00-2:00 pm, Eastern Standard Time New Format! We are using this week’s Office Hours web conference to provide opportunities for the PCORnet partners to get better acquainted and to identify potential points of collaboration. The following Partners will introduce their Networks and be available to answer … Continue reading Resource Center Office Hours: March 20

Grand Rounds: March 14

A Shared Forum of the NIH HCS Collaboratory and PCORnet Rethinking Clinical Research Speaker: Nick Anderson, Ph.D. Robert D. Cardiff Professor of Informatics Director of Informatics Research Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine University of California, Davis Topic: UC Rex and PCORI Join the conversation on Twitter: #pctGR / @Collaboratory1 and @PCORnetwork [pctGR=practical clinical trials … Continue reading Grand Rounds: March 14

Secretary’s Advisory Committee for Human Research Protections (SACHRP) – March 12-13

The March 12-13, 2014 meeting of the Secretary’s Advisory Committee for Human Research Protections (SACHRP) will be webcast. For public access, please use the following links: Day 1 [3/12/14] – Direct Link: http://hhs.granicus.com/MediaPlayer.php?publish_id=a7808f01-dde7-4007-a135-3901d643ed6f Day 2 [3/13/14] – Direct Link: http://hhs.granicus.com/MediaPlayer.php?publish_id=71f866c5-595c-4192-a64b-8690b58efd4c SACHRP_Agenda-March2014 [PDF] Members of the public wishing to make public comment via webcast, or provide … Continue reading Secretary’s Advisory Committee for Human Research Protections (SACHRP) – March 12-13

Resource Center Office Hours: March 11

Web Conference Meeting Info: Tuesday, March 11, 2014 Time: 1:00-2:00 pm, Eastern Standard Time Meeting Number: 738 621 934 Meeting Password: 1234 ——————————————————- To join the online meeting ——————————————————- Go to https://dukemed.webex.com/dukemed/j.php?ED=281166397&UID=506020002&PW=NM2E4ZDljNjc2&RT=MiMxMQ%3D%3D ——————————————————- Audio conference information ——————————————————- Call-in toll number (US/Canada): 1-650-479-3207 Global call-in numbers: https://dukemed.webex.com/dukemed/globalcallin.php?serviceType=MC&ED=278758747&tollFree=1

Grand Rounds: March 7

A Shared Forum of the NIH HCS Collaboratory and PCORnet Rethinking Clinical Research Speakers: Susan Sheridan, MBA, MIM Director of Patient Engagement, Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI) Sean Tunis, MD, MSc Founder, President, and Chief Executive Officer, Center for Medical Technology Policy Bray Patrick-Lake, MFS Director of Stakeholder Engagement, CTTI, and PCORnet Executive Committee member … Continue reading Grand Rounds: March 7

Resource Center Office Hours: March 5

Web Conference Meeting Info: Wednesday, March 5, 2014 Time: 9:00-10:00 am, Eastern Standard Time Meeting Number: 733 677 377 Meeting Password: 1234 ——————————————————- To join the online meeting ——————————————————- Go to https://dukemed.webex.com/dukemed/j.php?ED=281163857&UID=506020002&PW=NN2RiNWJkMjg4&RT=MiMxMQ%3D%3D ——————————————————- Audio conference information ——————————————————- Call-in toll number (US/Canada): 1-650-479-3207 Global call-in numbers: https://dukemed.webex.com/dukemed/globalcallin.php?serviceType=MC&ED=278758747&tollFree=1

Recent PCORI Research Initiatives: Highlighting Opportunities for Clinicians – February 28

Date February 28, 2014 2:30 p.m. (ET) – 3:30 p.m. (ET) Location Teleconference/Webinar This webinar will provide medical specialty society members with an overview of some of the opportunities that PCORI’s recent funding initiatives provide for practicing clinicians to play a critical role in comparative effectiveness research (CER). The webinar will highlight two key PCORI … Continue reading Recent PCORI Research Initiatives: Highlighting Opportunities for Clinicians – February 28

In the News: Researchers Hope New Data Collaborative Will Lower Health Care Costs, Improve Treatment

Posted: Sun 10:22 AM, Feb 09, 2014 WSAW-TV 1114 Grand Ave. Wausau, WI If you get checked by a doctor in the Marshfield Clinic System, you may soon have a better diagnosis thanks to a new program that will link ten health centers in the nation together. The Greater Plains Collaborative, part of the Patient-Centered … Continue reading In the News: Researchers Hope New Data Collaborative Will Lower Health Care Costs, Improve Treatment