The Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI) is authorized by Congress to conduct research to provide information about the best available evidence to help patients and their health care providers make more informed decisions. PCORI’s research is intended to give patients a better understanding of the prevention, treatment and care options available, and the science that supports those options.
The Merit Review Officer (MRO) will organize and manage the comprehensive scientific and technical review of applications submitted for PCORI funding. The MRO will be responsible for: coordinating the planning, implementation, and evaluation of high-quality, fair, and objective multi-stakeholder reviews; analyzing applications for funding under PCORI’s National Priorities for Research and Research Agenda; assisting with the recruitment and training of patients, stakeholders, and other experts for review panels; and helping prepare pre- and post-review documents and materials for use by applicants, reviewers and programs.
MROs are responsible for ensuring that each application submitted to PCORI undergoes a rigorous evaluation and that the most meritorious scientific research proposals are identified for potential funding.
The incumbent will handle complex tasks with substantial independent responsibility, balancing multiple projects with competing deadlines and priorities.
Duties and Responsibilities
Incumbent(s) in this position may be required to perform other duties and special assignments not specifically stated above.
Statements outlined in this section are designated as essential job functions in accordance with the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990.
* PCORI Staff Conflict of Interest Statement - No PCORI employee can receive a direct financial benefit from a healthcare related organization during his/her employment with PCORI.
PCORI conducts background review on all applicants.
PCORI is an equal opportunity employer committed to cultural diversity in our workforce.
The Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI) is authorized by Congress to conduct research to provide information about the best available…
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