PCORI approves Group Health for $4.5 million obesity study

The Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI) has approved Group Health for a two-year, $4.5 million funding award to study bariatric surgery for obesity.

The NYC-CDRN is one of the participating CDRNs, and six of the NYC-CDRN partners are participating by providing data:

  1. Columbia University
  2. New York University
  3. Mount Sinai
  4. Clinical Directors Network (CDN)
  5. Weill Cornell Medical College
  6. Montefiore/Einstein

Additionally, The Rockefeller University is participating through their lead Principal Investigator, Dr. Ana Emiliano.

Read the full article at the Group Health Research Institute