Incorporating Patient Voice into Meaningful Research: Lessons learned from a Eugene Washington Engagement Award


Amy Eisenstein, PhD,

Director of Research and Continuous Quality Improvement, CJE SeniorLifeDirector of Nursing, Friend Family Health Center

Rebecca Berman, PhD,

Senior Investigator, CJE SeniorLife

Summary of Session Goals:

This session aims to provide a case example of the development and implementation of a research advisory board; the Bureau of Sages. The session will walk participants through the process of working collaboratively with patients and stakeholders to write a research proposal, implement the project, sustain it, and then build towards translation and dissemination. We will share lessons learned and discuss future directions.

Learning Objectives:

1.  Describe the development and application process for an engagement award.
2. Understand how to incorporate voice of patients and stakeholders into meaningful research.
3. Discuss lessons learned and opportunities for translation and dissemination of similar programs

A live webcast sponsored by:

AllianceChicago and Clinical Directors Network, Inc. (CDN)
This webcast is funded through a Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI) Eugene Washington PCORI Engagement Award (6043-ACCH)


Friday August 31, 2018: 2:00 – 3:30 PM EDT


Incorporating Patient Voice into Meaningful Research: Lessons learned from a Eugene Washington Engagement Award (PDF)

This webcast is approved for up to 1.5 Prescribed CME credits by the American Academy of Family Physicians (AAFP). Please complete the enduring evaluations for enduring credits. 

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