Health Services and Policy Research Concentration (PhD)

HEALTH SERVICES AND POLICY RESEARCH (PhD)

COURSE NUMBER/TITLE TOTAL CREDIT HOURS
Required Concentration Courses:

  • PH 9220 Principles of Health Service Research I: Thematic Background
  • PH 9240 Principles of Health Service Research II: Basic Methods
  • PH 8250 Health Economics and Policy
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Advanced Research Methods, Statistics and Electives Courses:
Select at least 6 pre-approved courses in consultation with the Faculty Advisor.

  • PH 8285 Social Determinants of Health
  • PH 8830 Advanced Statistical Topics
  • PH 8885 Fundamentals of Clinical Trials
  • PH 8890 Special Topics in Biostatistics
  • PH 8290 Population Health Informatics
  • ECON 8220 Human Resources and Labor Markets
  • PMAP 8141 Microeconomics for Public Policy
  • PMAP 8521 Evaluation Research: Design and Practice
  • PMAP 9211 Applying Research to Policymaking: Examples from Health Care Policy
  • SOCI 8020 Research Methodology
  • SOCI 8118 Aging, Health, and Disability
  • SOCI 8234 Race-Ethnicity and Health
  • STAT 8090 Applied Multivariate Statistics
  • STAT 8760 Sample Surveys

Other appropriate research methods/statistics courses may be approved by the Faculty Advisor on the Doctoral Program of Study form.

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