Building Partnerships and Coalition Advocacy

  • Kavita K. PatelEmail author
  • Harry P. Selker
  • Harry P. Selker


The goal of this chapter is to help the reader to understand how to translate their advocacy from the level of individual efforts to a coordinated campaign of a sustained strategy that includes coalitions and effective partnerships.


Comparative Effectiveness Research Health Service Researcher Advocacy Coalition Patient Center Outcome Research Institute Advocacy Campaign 
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The authors thank Muriel Powers for her expert editorial comments and manuscript preparation.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Kavita K. Patel
    • 1
    Email author
  • Harry P. Selker
    • 2
    • 3
  • Harry P. Selker
    • 2
    • 3
  1. 1.The Brookings InstitutionWashingtonUSA
  2. 2.Institute for Clinical Research and Health Policy StudiesTufts Medical CenterBostonUSA
  3. 3.Tufts Clinical and Translational Science InstituteTufts UniversitySomervilleUSA

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