ORG Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute Title Program Officer BIO Maryan Zirkle, MD, MS, MA, is a Program Officer in the CER Methods and Infrastructure Program at the Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI). She is responsible for providing intellectual and organizational support for the development and regulation of PCORI’s PCORnet portfolio while managing the Clinical Data Research Networks (CDRNs). Before joining PCORI, Zirkle worked as a program manager and research health science specialist at the Department of Veterans Affairs. She gained considerable experience in poly-trauma, post-traumatic stress disorder, and medical informatics research at VA medical centers in Tampa, FL, and Portland, OR. Zirkle also completed a three-year advanced fellowship in clinical informatics at the VA in Portland, OR. Zirkle received two BAs from the University of Florida, a MA in rehabilitative and mental health counseling from the University of South Florida, a MS in biomedical and clinical informatics from Oregon Health and Science University, and a MD from Spartan Health Sciences University.