Dr. Angela Smith Appointed to PCORI Advisory Panel on Assessment of Prevention, Diagnosis, and Treatment Options

Angela Smith, MD was recently appointed to the Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI) Advisory Panel on Assessment of Prevention, Diagnosis, and Treatment Options.  Advisory panels assist in identifying research priorities and establishing the research project agenda for the institute.  On January 13 and 14, 2014, Dr. Smith met with other members of the panel to prioritize 14 new research topics against PCORI’s research criteria along with discussion of key research questions for previously prioritized topics.  Dr. Smith was one of 84 individuals selected from a total of 1,295 applications and will serve a three year term.