The Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute announced that Dr. Chad Boult has been named to head its program on Improving Healthcare Systems, one of PCORI's five core research areas. Boult was previously a senior adviser for geriatrics and long-term care at CMS's Innovation Center. Dr. Romana Hasnain-Wynia was also recently named to head up Health Disparities Research and Dr. David Hickam to run Comparative Assessment of Options.