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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

OCT
24
Executive Co-Directors Sheldon Greenfield, M.D. and Sherrie H. Kaplan, Ph.D., present "Patient-Centered Outcomes in Diabetes: Use for Value-Based Healthcare" as invited speakers to Aalborg University Hospital in Denmark.
OCT
6
Zeev Kain, M.D., M.B.A, has been appointed as the new Director of Systems Redesign & Value Based Care
SEP
15
John Billimek, Ph.D. is featured on WalletHub's piece about the state uninsured rates.
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Latest Events

NOV
30
"Tobacco Use Becomes a Social Justice Issue: The Story of Tobacco Control in the United States" with Steven Schroeder, MD, HPRI Large Conference Room, 5-6 p.m.
NOV
9
"Precision Medicine: the Promise and the Reality" with Sheldon Greenfield, MD, HPRI Large Conference Room, 5-6 p.m.
SEP
28
MS-BATS Welcome Event and Student Orientation. 4PM at HPRI Large Conference Room.
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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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