Virginia Commonwealth University’s Department of Healthcare Policy and Research is home to collaborative faculty members who apply their expert knowledge to healthcare issues in and out of the classroom.
We address critical topics ranging from health insurance coverage to health disparities and efficiency in healthcare delivery. Our faculty works to link evidence-based practice with policies that promote public health.
The awards provide $15,000 for each of four years to support the research agenda of the Blick Scholars.
Dr. Peter Cunningham contributes to Kaiser Family Foundation issue brief.
How investments in education are investments in health - and can potentially lower health care costs
The proportion of Americans spending a large share of their income on health insurance and health care was increasing in the years leading up to implementation of the Affordable Care Act.