Contemporary Theoretical and Empirical Issues in Health Services Research

SPH PM 814

This cornerstone course for the MS and PhD programs in Health Services Research provides an introduction to the issues, policies, and research questions in the field. Namely, how do institutions, organizations, and policy decisions, as well as the actions of people whose needs are to be served, affect the quality, quantity, and availability of health care? How is research informing changes in health services? Readings are drawn from research reports and articles. The course challenges students to formulate research questions and consider evidence within the evolving, multidisciplinary context of the health services research field of inquiry.

FALL 2017 Schedule

Section Instructor Location Schedule Notes
A1 Clark 202 T 6:00 pm-8:50 pm MS or Phd in
Hsr degree
candidates intr
course; others
with permission
MED Campus

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