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The 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 and ethnic minorities as well as for vulnerable populations.

Latest News

The UC Irvine Mobile Food Pantry has provided food for more than 11,000 Santa Ana-area residents in its first year of operation.
Dr. Sherrie Kaplan has been selected to receive the 2015 School of Medicine Excellence in Graduate Teaching Award.
The undergraduate diabetes research team, led by Herlinda Guzman, Jessica Colin Escobar and Karla Garcia, presented an abstract to the New England Science Symposium at Harvard Medical School.
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Sherrie H. Kaplan, PhD, and Sheldon Greenfield, MD

Our research organization is dedicated to quality of care, the doctor-patient relationship and measuring the outcomes of care.

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