Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine

Center for Community Health

Patient, Clinician and Stakeholder Engagement

Funders, including the Patient Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI), are increasingly encouraging active engagement of patients, clinicians and stakeholders to insure that the research answers questions important to patients and that those results can be shared and implemented efficiently.  The Center for Community Health can help researchers, community-based clinicians, and/or patients/patient groups.  Patients and clinicians can be lead applicants for PCORI grants and may be seeking partners or assistance in these areas:

For more information, please contact Susan LeBailly or Jen Brown.

New Resource:Community, Patient and Provider Engagement in Research: Key Considerations and Frequently Asked Questions

New Resource:
Patient and Family Engagement Rubric

Sample PCORI Engagement Plans