Our two-year Master’s program in health services trains outstanding investigators in health services and policy research and prepares students for successful careers in academics, government, non-profit, and industry. See where some of our alumni are now.
We are based in the Perelman School of Medicine as a collaborative effort with the Wharton School and a joint venture of the Leonard Davis Institute (LDI) and the Robert Wood Johnson Clinical Scholars Program (RWJ CSP). In addition, we are closely affiliated with the Annenberg School for Communication, the School of Arts and Sciences, the School of Social Policy and Practice, and the School of Nursing. Click here to find out more about the curriculum.
Andrew J. Epstein, PhD, MPP, Research Associate Professor in the Perelman School of Medicine and a Co-Director of Research at the Leonard Davis Institute of Health Economics at the University of Pennsylvania, is instructor of HPR 607: Health Services and Policy Research Methods II. His work focuses on better understanding the sources of variation in medical care and their implications for the performance of the delivery system.
Anouncement: Call for Applications for Fellows in the Center For Healthcare Improvement and Patient Safety. This fellowship will prepare graduates for careers in health services and health policy research. It will also prepare graduates for careers in healthcare administration in which knowledge and leadership in quality improvement and patient safety are increasingly needed. More info: click here.
Kira Ryskina, MD is a 2nd-Year MSHP student who plans to pursue an academic career as clinician investigator, working to maximize healthcare efficiencies from both physician and patient perspectives, including identifying and reducing low value care, improving diagnostic efficiency, and developing innovative processes to maximize physician output as measured by population health.
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