All Dissemination Resources

Best Practice Sharing Session: Leveraging the PCORnet Commons to Engage, Disseminate, and (Hopefully) Transfer Research Innovations

Published by Joanna Ball | updated on September 22, 2017

The PCORnet Commons is designed to extend the reach of PCORnet and has the potential to be a conduit for collaboration and innovation in PCORnet and beyond. The publically accessible online community provides opportunities for interaction within and outside of PCORnet. Dr. Tom Carton, Chief Development Officer for the Louisiana Public Health Institute and Principal Investigator of REACHnet and Joanna Ball, Digital Community Manager for PCORnet Commons, show users can leverage the PCORnet Commons to turn their innovative ideas into tangible solutions and discussed the potential for using the Commons to further facilitate collaborations between PCORnet and NCATS (and beyond). PCORnet BPSS... Read more

NIH: Clinical Trial Requirements for Grants and Contracts

Published by Joanna Ball | updated on August 30, 2017

From the National Institutes of Health Website: "NIH is launching a series of initiatives that are rolling out in 2017-2018 to enhance the accountability and transparency of clinical research. These initiatives target key points along the whole clinical trial lifecycle from concept to results reporting. Learn more about these changes and how they will affect your research." Read more

GRIPP2 reporting checklists: tools to improve reporting of patient and public involvement in research

Published by Joanna Ball | updated on August 25, 2017

This open access article was published in the British Medical Journal on 2 August 2017: "This paper describes the development of the GRIPP2 reporting checklists, which aim to improve the quality, transparency, and consistency of the international patient and public involvement (PPI) evidence base, to ensure that PPI practice is based on the best evidence." Read more

Plain Language Principles Infographic

Published by Joanna Ball | updated on July 14, 2017

This infographic is focused on health literacy and using plain language in health research communications. Use these principles to help guide the creation of content that is easy to access and understand by a variety of audiences. Read more

Writing for the Clinical Research Setting

Published by Joanna Ball | updated on August 7, 2017

View a collection of webinars presented by Jonathan McCall, MS, the Managing Editor for Rethinking Clinical Trials and a senior science writer and editor for the Duke Clinical Research Institute. Each webinar provides an introduction to a particular aspect of writing for the clinical research space including: Writing peer-reviewed articles White papers Guidance documents Managing the writing and publication process Read more

Rethinking Clinical Trials (R): A Living Textbook of Pragmatic Clinical Trials

Published by Joanna Ball | updated on August 7, 2017

NIH Collaboratory’s Rethinking Clinical Trials: A Living Textbook of Pragmatic Clinical Trials is a resource that provides information about how to understand, design, conduct, analyze & disseminate pragmatic clinical trials (PCTs). If you use materials from the Living Textbook, guidance on proper citation can be found here: https://sites.duke.edu/rethinkingclinicaltrials/how-to-cite/   Read more

PCORnet Publication Guidance Document

Published by Joanna Ball | updated on August 7, 2017

This document was created by the Research Committee Publications Working Group and provides recommendations for authorship, manuscript concepts, writing teams, review and approval process, acknowledgments, and resolution of disputes. The document also includes appendices which may be modified for your purposes.   Read more

SCILHS: Publications and Presentations Policy and Procedures

Published by Joanna Ball | updated on August 7, 2017

The purpose of this document is to established policies that encourage and facilitate important analyses and provide guidance to ensure SCILHS Network data is used appropriately, manuscripts are completed in a timely manner, and principles of authorship are followed. You may use this document to guide you in creating similar policies and procedures around research publication and dissemination. Read more

REN: October 2015 System – Based Comorbidities in REN Presentation

Published by Jordan Capizola | updated on August 7, 2017

This presentation from REN presents the comorbidities within the network. Use it to learn more about REN. Read more

ADVANCE: Research Glossary

Published by Jordan Capizola | updated on August 7, 2017

This is a research glossary. Use this as an example for your research materials. Read more