CERTaIN: Patient-Centered Outcomes Research

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  • Study type: Online
  • Starts: Anytime
  • Price: Free
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Course Description

In this course, you will learn about the characteristics of CER/PCOR, compare and contrast CER/PCOR studies and randomized controlled trials, and you will hear how PCOR researchers have overcome a variety of barriers to ensure patient-centered care.

This course includes the following 11 lectures:

  1. Engaging Patients and Stakeholders in Patient-Centered Outcomes Research
  2. Principles of Community-Based Participatory Research
  3. Shared Decision Making in Cancer: Models and Methods
  4. Patient Decision Support Tools in Cancer
  5. An Overview of Patient-Reported Outcomes in Cancer
  6. Designing Surveys: Asking Questions with a Purpose
  7. Qualitative Methods of Research
  8. Dissemination and Implementation Research in PCOR: Translating Knowledge Into Practice
  9. The Role of Health Literacy in Patient-Centered Outcomes Research
  10. Cognitive Impairment and Participation in Research
  11. Behavioral Interventions in Patient-Centered Outcomes Research

This course is intended for anyone interested in comparative effectiveness research (CER) and patient-centered outcomes research (PCOR) methods.

This course is supported by grant number R25HS023214 from the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality.