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Stanford Health Policy

Interdisciplinary innovation, discovery and education to improve health policy

Better Health Through Better Health Policy

Stanford Health Policy is comprised of the Department of Health Policy in the Stanford School of Medicine and the Center for Health Policy in the Freeman Spogli Institute for International Studies.

Stanford Health Policy

We are driven by innovation, research, and training tomorrow's health policy leaders



Commitment to Diversity

Stanford Health Policy is committed to the principles of justice, equity, diversity, and inclusion in all of its endeavors.

Summer Fellowships for Stanford Undergrads

Spend your summer in a full-time, paid internship with the faculty of Stanford Health Policy conducting health policy research.
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We conduct field work & data analysis around the world, working with local communities in developing countries to combat child nutrition, tropical & noncommunicable diseases.

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Faculty & researchers work with policymakers, state & federal agencies to improve health outcomes for patients, and study costs and quality of care by health providers.

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SHP trains the next generation of health policy leaders, offering a concentration in health services & policy research for medical students, post-doc fellowships and MS & PhD degrees.

PhD Students at Stanford Health Policy

PhD Program in Health Policy

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Master of Science Degree in Health Services Research

Loren Baker teaching at Stanford University

Scholarly Concentration in Health Services and Policy Research

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Stanford-AHRQ Health Services Research Training Program

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VA-SHP Fellowship in Medical Informatics

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VA-SHP Fellowship in Health Services Research & Development

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VA Advanced Fellowship in Geriatrics