Projects

Eugene Washington PCORI Engagement Award Review and Analysis

Project Overview The Eugene Washington Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI) Engagement Award program seeks to help patients and other stakeholder communities become more involved in all aspects of the research process, from topic selection to dissemination of findings. These Engagement Awards enhance PCORI’s research portfolio by building a community of patients and stakeholders that can[...]

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Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute: Disease Management or Case Management Portfolio Analysis

Project Overview The Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI) supports high-quality, patient-centered outcomes and comparative effectiveness research to help patients, clinicians, purchaser, payers, policymakers, and other stakeholders make better informed health and healthcare decisions. PCORI’s portfolio is wide-ranging, covering topics from comparative effectiveness of treatments for children with asthma to options for patients with cardiovascular diseases[...]

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Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute: Care Coordination Programs Portfolio Analysis

Project Overview The Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI) supports high-quality, patient-centered outcomes and comparative effectiveness research to help patients, clinicians, purchaser, payers, policymakers, and other stakeholders make better informed health and healthcare decisions. PCORI’s portfolio is wide-ranging, covering topics from comparative effectiveness of treatments for children with asthma to options for patients with cardiovascular diseases[...]

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Eugene Washington PCORI Engagement Award Evaluation

Project Overview The Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI) supports high-quality, patient-centered outcomes and comparative effectiveness research to help patients, clinicians, purchaser, payers, policymakers, and other stakeholders make better informed health and healthcare decisions. PCORI believes stakeholders other than traditional scientists can influence research to be more useful and patient centered. In support of that philosophy,[...]

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Eugene Washington PCORI Engagement Award Portfolio Data Abstraction: Taxonomy Update

Project Overview The Eugene Washington Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI) Engagement Award program seeks to help patients and other stakeholder communities become more involved in all aspects of the research process, from topic selection to dissemination of findings. These Engagement Awards enhance PCORI’s research portfolio by building a community of patients and stakeholders that can[...]

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The Role of Job Search as a SNAP Employment and Training Component

Project Overview The Food Security Act of 1985 established the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) employment and training (E&T) program to help SNAP recipients gain the skills, training, and experience needed to achieve economic self-sufficiency. Although all states must operate a SNAP E&T program, they have flexibility in its design. For example, states may choose[...]

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System Biology Approaches to Aging and Alzheimer’s

Project Overview In December 2018, the National Institute on Aging’s Division of Neuroscience and Division of Aging Biology within the National Institutes of Health (NIH) will convene a workshop on system biology approaches to aging and Alzheimer’s. This project provides all operational support for this critical workshop by national experts, including directing travel and accommodation[...]

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Proposal Panel Experiments

Project Overview Each year, the National Science Foundation (NSF) reviews nearly 50,000 research proposals in all fields of science and science education, with the goal of identifying the highest quality proposals to receive funding. Currently, NSF project officers assign each proposal to a technical panel of reviewers with relevant content expertise to read and evaluate[...]

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Higher Education Programs Logic Models Training

Project Overview As a part of the Educational Technical Assistance and Support Services (EDTASS) BPA, the U.S. Department of Education (ED) contracted with Insight to provide technical assistance to program officers in the Higher Education Programs (HEP). The goal of this project was to provide technical assistance to enable HEP program officers to more effectively[...]

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