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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: Dr. Rachel Ceballos Wins 2016 Aetna Award for Excellence in Research on Older Women and Public Health

Dr. Rachel Ceballos Wins 2016 Aetna Award for Excellence in Research

Health Services Affiliate Assistant Professor Dr. Rachel Ceballos won the 2016 Aetna Award for Excellence in Research on Older Women and Public Health at the APHA annual meeting in Denver. The award recognized her study of African-American breast cancer patients after active treatment.   read more...

photo: PhD Student Vanessa Torres Awarded Latino/a Scholars Graduate School Fellowship

Vanessa Torres Awarded Latino/a Scholars Graduate School Fellowship

PhD student Vanessa Torres was selected as a UW Graduate School Latino/a Scholars Graduate School Fellowship (LSGSF) recipient for the 2016-17 academic year.   read more...

photo: PhD Student Kara Bensley Awarded ADAI Grant Funding

Kara Bensley Awarded ADAI Grant Funding

Health Services PhD Student Kara Bensley was awarded Alcohol and Drug Abuse Institute (ADAI) funding for her ADAI Small Grant proposal, Racial/Ethnic and Rural Differences in Prevalence of Alcohol Use, Care, and Related Outcomes among VA Patients Living with HIV.   read more...