Welcome From The Chair

Rainu Kaushal, M.D., M.P.H. Professor and Chair

The Department of Healthcare Policy & Research, formerly Public Health, concentrates on studying and improving healthcare delivery to optimize the value of healthcare for patients in New York and across the country. It is chaired by Dr. Rainu Kaushal, an expert in healthcare quality, patient safety and information technology.

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Upcoming M.S. Webinars

Join us for an upcoming morning, lunchtime, afternoon, or evening webinar to learn more about all of our programs!

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Apply for our graduate education programs today!

The Department trains the next generation of leading researchers and practitioners through our programs in health informatics, health policy and economics, and health analaytics.

Application Deadline: April 06, 2018

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Preventive Medicine RIPS

First and third Tuesday of every month
C2 Conference Room
402 East 67th Street
New York, NY 10063



NYC-CDRN Receives Funding for Phase II Work
The NYC-CDRN has been approved for a three-year, $8.5 million funding award by the Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI) as part of the second phase of the development of the National Patient-Centered Clinical Research Network.

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CHERISH is a multi-institutional Center of Excellence, funded by the National Institute on Drug Abuse. The Center's mission is to develop and disseminate health economic research on healthcare utilization, health outcomes, and health-related behaviors that informs substance use disorder treatment policy and HCV and HIV care of substance users. The Center is a collaboration among Weill Cornell Medicine, Boston Medical Center, the University of Pennsylvania, and the University of Miami Miller School of Medicine.

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