The Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI) is supporting the development of PCORnet, the National Patient-Centered Clinical Research Network, to create a large, highly representative, national network for conducting clinical outcomes research.
PCORnet will transform clinical research by engaging patients, care providers, and health systems in collaborative partnerships to improve healthcare and advance medical knowledge. By bringing research and patient care together, this innovative health data network will be able to explore the questions that matter most to patients and their families. Read more ….
- December 5, 2014Read more
December 4, 2014
In a move to speed the initiation of clinical research in multi-site clinical studies by ensuring use of single institutional review boards (IRBs), the National Institutes of Health ...
- November 26, 2014
A three-part educational video series exploring patient involvement in clinical research is available from PHT Corporation. The videos were recorded live at the PHT PRO & eCOA Congress.
- November 20, 2014Read more
November 19, 2014
The Department of Health and Human Services and the National Institutes of Health (NIH) released for public comment two proposals to increase the transparency of clinical trials via ...
- November 19, 2014
November 17, 2014: NYTimes.com
Dr. Robert Califf, a Duke cardiologist and the co-principal investigator for PCORnet, led a six-year study of a new cholesterol-lowering drug in the IMPROVE-IT trial.
- November 19, 2014Read more
Institute of Medicine, November 13, 2014: Capturing Social and Behavioral Domains and Measures in Electronic Health Records, Phase 2
In this recent Institute ...
- November 12, 2014Read more
The National Diabetes Education Program (NDEP) has recently published Guiding Principles for the Care of People With or at Risk for Diabetes …highlighting a set of 10 guiding ...
- November 10, 2014Read more
Getting a firm handle on what’s best for whom is a pressing quest of national healthcare reform — and Temple is working at its leading edge. Anuradha Paranjape, MD, MPH, ...
- October 31, 2014Read more
Rachel L. Richesson, PhD, with the PCORnet Rare Disease task force and the NIH Collaboratory Phenotype Core lead, has been elected a Fellow of the American College of Medical Informatics ...
- October 29, 2014Read more
Therapeutic Innovation and Regulatory Science, DIA
ClinicalTrials.gov: An Underutilized Source of Research Data About the Design and Conduct of Commercial Clinical Trials
Since 2007, the US federal government has required that organizations ...
- October 29, 2014Read more
The NIH has revised its definition of “clinical trial.” The revision is designed to make the distinction between clinical trials and clinical research studies clearer. It is not intended to ...
- November 20, 2014