PCORI In 2012: The Year Of Stakeholder Engagement
With a draft document containing the national priorities and research agenda now available for comment, PCORI will focus in 2012 on discussing with stakeholders what specific research should be funded. By the end of 2012 PCORI expects to have a portfolio of research activities under way.
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