. "Appendix C: Template for Submissions of Topics to the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality." Knowing What Works in Health Care: A Roadmap for the Nation. Washington, DC: The National Academies Press, 2008.
The following HTML text is provided to enhance online
readability. Many aspects of typography translate only awkwardly to HTML.
Please use the page image
as the authoritative form to ensure accuracy.
Knowing what Works in Health Care: A Roadmap for the Nation
Appendix Template for Submissions of Topicsfor AHRQ Evidence Reports or Technology Assessments
Please complete the following information to nominate an AHRQ evidence report or technology assessment topic. Topic nominations should be submitted to Acting Director, Evidence-based Practice Centers (EPC) Program, Center for Outcomes and Evidence at AHRQ. Please e-mail this document to firstname.lastname@example.org.
AHRQ will evaluate nominations based on: (a) the rationale and evidence of the importance of the topic; (b) plans for rapid translation of the resulting EPC report findings; (c) plans for dissemination of derivative products; and (d) plans for measuring the use and impact of an EPC report.
Note: Please refer to the Federal Register Notice (http://edocket.access.gpo.gov/2005/04-27058.htm)for the due date of this topic nomination; topic nominations are typically due50-60 days following the publication of the Federal Register Notice, for submittal of topicsfor consideration in the current fiscal year. However, topic nominations also can be submittedelectronically to AHRQ on an ongoing basis.
Nominating Organization Information
Please provide contact information and an overview of the nominating organization, such as its mission, priorities, research agenda and/or interest or commitment to evidence analyses, etc.