Health Policy & Management

The Department of Health Policy & Management is a national leader in health services research and education, providing competency-based educational programs to prepare health service practitioners, and developing research methods to assess health care quality, outcomes, and value. More than 30 full-time faculty members, many connected with three department-affiliated health services and disabilities research centers, teach and mentor students, utilizing methods designed to engage students in active learning. The student body is composed of a diverse mix of recent college graduates and early- to mid-career health professionals, joining us from the US and throughout the world.

Academic Programs

The department offers an MPH in Health Policy and Management with an opportunity for specialization in policy, management, or finance. The department also offers a Master of Science in Health Services Research and a PhD in Health Services Research with a special focus on health economics or health quality.