Our Mission

The mission of the Center for Health Care Research and Policy is to:
  1. improve the health of the public by conducting research that examines access to health care, increases the quality of health care services, and informs health policy and practice; and
  2. lead educational programs that promote these goals.

Research Linking Neighborhood Deprivation to Increased Cardiovascular Risk Earns International Recognition

By | October 22, 2016

Vancouver, BC, Canada – The Society for Medical Decision Making (SMDM) has awarded a research abstract submitted by CHRP investigators for presentation in the “Plenary Top-Rated Abstracts” session in the upcoming SMDM Annual Meeting in Vancouver, British Columbia. This study was titled “Neighborhood Socioeconomic Status and Major Atherosclerotic Event Rates: An Analysis of Geocoded Electronic… Read More »

Better Health Featured at WCPN 90.3 Ideastream

By | June 22, 2015

WCPN 90.3 Ideastream recently featured the improving care of diabetes and high blood pressure reported by the Better Health Partnership. Visit here for more on Better Health Partnership (formerly Better Health Greater Cleveland) and its Summer 2015 report.featured, here

Thomas Love Giving Six Traveling Courses on Propensity Methods This Summer & Fall

By | May 28, 2015

In the summer and fall of 2015, Thomas E. Love, Ph.D., is giving a set of six one-day traveling courses for the American Statistical Association, entitled “Using Propensity Scores to Effectively Design and Analyze Observational Studies.” The first workshop was May 29, 2015 for the Northeastern Illinois chapter, in the Chicago area. Subsequent workshops will… Read More »