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HEALTH POLICY RESEARCH INSTITUTE

UC Irvine Health Policy Research Institute (HPRI) is a multi-disciplinary research unit that conducts health services research, comparative effectiveness and quality-of-care research.  

HPRI focuses on the assessment and improvement of the quality of health care, especially care for chronic diseases, with an emphasis on understanding and reducing disparities in health and healthcare for racial/ethnic minorities and vulnerable populations. 

Latest News

MAY
23
The Undergraduate Diabetes Research Team working at HPRI through the Bio Sci 199 Research Program has been recognized with the Outstanding Presentation distinction for the third year in a row at the Undergraduate Research Opportunity Program (UROP) Symposium.
APR
02
Some diabetes patients improve significantly as a result of coaching by peers, according to a UC Irvine study.
NOV
19
UC Irvine's Dr. Sheldon Greenfield has been named to an advisory panel that will develop a quality improvement plan for the state's $46 billion-a-year Medi-Cal program.
JAN
24
New School of Medicine master's program directed by Sherrie Kaplan is launched; the program's goal is fostering biomedical and clinical research
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Sherrie H. Kaplan, PhD, and Sheldon Greenfield, MD

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