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PhD Program in Health Services
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Mission:

The mission of the PhD program in Health Services is to train the next generation of health services researchers and to prepare them to provide leadership in the field. The program is designed to prepare graduates for research careers in universities, research and policy-making organizations, the health care industry, and government agencies.

Vision:

The University of Washington's PhD program in Health Services, in recognition of the complex issues facing health care today and tomorrow, is committed to training students who will contribute to the public health of the population by producing high quality research on important topics and translating the results to practice and policy.


photo: PhD Candidate Sungchul Park Wins Best Student Abstract for Health Economics

PhD Candidate Sungchul Park Wins Best Health Econ Abstract

Health Services doctoral candidate Sungchul Park's abstract "Assessing Individual-Level Prediction Accuracy of Risk Adjustment Methods" was chosen for the Best Student Abstract award by the AcademyHealth Health Economics Interest Group (HEIG) Advisory Committee.   read more...

photo: Health Services PhD Student Meagan Brown Trains Health Department Staff in Montana

PhD Student Meagan Brown Trains Health Dept Staff in Montana

Rising third-year doctoral student Meagan Brown, MPH has just returned from training health department staff in Montana, and helping them spread the word about the importance of public health. Check out her photos and story...   read more...

photo: UW School of Public Health is No. 3 in World

UW School of Public Health is No. 3 in World

The University of Washington School of Public Health is ranked #3 in the world, according to a new global ranking. Thank you to everyone in our community for helping make UW excellent!   read more...