ACAP Announcement: AAOS Liaison to PCORI Advisory Panels

Published Jan 22, 2018

Dear BOS Representative:

Please consider the following opportunity below and apply if you are interested. Should you have any questions, please contact Kyle Trivedi, MHA at trivedi@aaos.org or (202) 548-4152. Thank you.

The AAOS is seeking to nominate members to the Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI) Advisory Panels. PCORI seeks to bring voices from across the healthcare community into our work is through PCORI Advisory Panels. Advisory panels must include representatives of practicing and research clinicians, patients, and experts in scientific and health services research, health services delivery, and evidence-based medicine who have experience in the relevant topic, and, as appropriate, experts in integrative health and primary prevention strategies. Appropriate experts from industry are represented as well.


Meeting Format

Panelists are also required to attend two to four in-person meetings in the DC area and several remote access meetings throughout the year, and to read background materials in preparation for all meetings.


Member Responsibilities

PCORI advisory panels do not serve in an official decision-making capacity, but their recommendations and advice will be taken into consideration by our staff, Board, and Methodology Committee in:

  • Modeling robust patient and stakeholder engagement efforts
  • Refining and prioritizing specific research questions
  • Providing other scientific or technical expertise
  • Providing input on other relevant questions that may arise to the Institute’s mission and work

General Qualifications

Positions are available on the following panels:

  • Advisory Panel on Clinical Effectiveness and Decision Science
  • Advisory Panel on Healthcare Delivery and Disparities Research
  • Advisory Panel on Patient Engagement
  • Advisory Panel on Clinical Trials
  • Advisory Panel on Rare Disease

Learn about panelists, including their affiliations, short biographies, and how they help review and prioritize critical research questions for possible funding:

PCORI's Advisory Panels


Additional Information

REQUIRED: All applicants must provide the following:

  1. An online AAOS CAP Application
  2. A current Curriculum Vitae (CV)
  3. A 100-word biography
  4. A Letter of Interest highlighting his/her expertise in subject area and panel of interest

All supporting materials must be submitted to Kyle Trivedi at trivedi@aaos.org by March 15, 2018 at 11:59 PM CST.

Thank you for your consideration.

Sincerely,

Kyle Trivedi, MHA
Manager, Policy & Regulatory Affairs
Office of Government Relations
American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
317 Massachusetts Ave NE
Washington, DC 20002
202-548-4152
trivedi@aaos.org