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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

Zeev Kain, M.D., M.B.A, has been appointed as the new Director of Systems Redesign & Value Based Care
John Billimek, Ph.D. is featured on WalletHub's piece about the state uninsured rates.
Sherrie Kaplan, Ph.D. and Christina Rey, M.D. receives award from CHOC Children’s Research Institute for their project, “Development and Testing of Mindfulness Measures for Children with Type 1 Diabetes: Relationship to Glycemic Control and Children’s Health Related Quality of Life”.
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Latest Events

MS-BATS Welcome Event and Student Orientation. 4PM at HPRI Large Conference Room.
MS-BATS Thesis Defense: Panayiotis Pelargos will present "Developing Epithelial Membrane Protein 2 as a Prognostic Marker for Glioblastoma Treatment Response and Outcomes: Study Proposal and Design" at the HPRI Large Conference Room, 8-10a.m.
"All of Us: The Precision Medicine Initiative at UCI" with Hoda Anton-Culver, PhD, HPRI Large Conference Room, 5-6 p.m.
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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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