Study Sections for Scientific Peer Review
The Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) has one chartered Health Services Research Initial Review Group (IRG) responsible for the peer review of grant applications submitted for study section review. This IRG is comprised of subcommittees or study sections, each with a particular emphasis around which peer reviewer expertise is assembled.
Internet Citation: Study Sections for Scientific Peer Review. April 2015. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/funding/process/study-section/index.html