Transition Management Consulting, Inc.

PCORI Leaders Praise TMC's Interim Management Team

by Itai Shperber | Feb 06, 2012
The Patient Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI) was created by Congress in 2010 to conduct an innovative form of patient centered medical research. The PCORI Board decided immediately to manage the start-up through contractors to allow its ultimate Executive Director to build a staff.

The Patient Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI) was created by Congress in 2010 to conduct an innovative form of patient centered medical research. The PCORI Board decided immediately to manage the start-up through contractors to allow its ultimate Executive Director to build a staff.

"Transition Management Consulting, Inc. (TMC) assembled a cohesive, talented team of contractors, led by Pat Nichols. In a matter of weeks they built an organizational framework and then, for roughly a year, supported PCORI in clarifying its mission, strategy and course forward," said A. Eugene Washington, M.D., M.Sc., Chair and Steven Lipstein, Vice-Chair, Patient Centered Outcomes Research Institute.

A. Eugene Washington, M.D., M.Sc.is the Vice Chancellor at UCLA Health Sciences and Dean, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA in Los Angeles, California and Steven H. Lipstein is the President and CEO of BJC HealthCare in St. Louis, Missouri.