Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI) Methodology Committee

Now Accepting Nominations for the PCORI Methodology Committee

GAO is now accepting letters of nomination and resumes for a member opening. Expertise in health informatics, especially in developing data networks or decision support for clinicians and patients, would be beneficial. Nominations should be submitted by November 17, 2014 and sent to the email address or mailing address below:


Mail: U.S. GAO
         Attn: PCORI Methodology Committee Appointments
         441 G Street, N.W.
         Washington, DC 20548

The Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act gave the Comptroller General of the United States responsibility for appointing up to 15 members to the Methodology Committee of the Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI). In addition, the Directors of the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality and the National Institutes of Health, or their designees, are members of the committee. Committee members must meet the qualifications listed in the Act [Section 6301 and Section 10602, Public Law 111-148].

For more information, please visit the PCORI website, or contact Mary Giffin of GAO’s Health Care team at (202) 512-7114 or Chuck Young in GAO’s Office of Public Affairs at (202) 512-4800.

Notices of Current and Prior Appointments:

Current Membership (as of September 18, 2014)

Appointments Announced September 18, 2014

Appointments Announced January 21, 2011