Scientific Resource Center for the AHRQ EPC Program

The Scientific Resource Center (SRC) provides scientific and technical support for the activities of the Evidence-based Practice Center (EPC) Program run by the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ):

SRC activites include the following:

  • Scientific and technical support to protect scientific credibility and independence of EPC Program products;

  • Conducting rapid reviews;

  • Coordinating peer review for EPC products and for  The Technology Assessment (TA) Program;

  • Coordinating annual in-person meetings of AHRQ and the EPC Directors as well as quarterly virtual meetings;

  • Supporting of the work of reviews and other research projects by supplying trusted methods for conducting the research itself and by maintaining the Methods Guide for Effectiveness and Comparative Effectiveness Reviews;

  • Technical support for topic nomination development and selection processes;

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