Freeman Spogli Institute for International Studies Stanford University

FSI Stanford Courses

Issues and Methods of Health Services and Policy Research

Course number(s): HRP 207
Offered Fall quarter in the 2006-2007 academic year

Laurence C. Baker - Stanford University
Kathryn M. McDonald - Stanford University

This course blends lecture and journal club style learning to introduce students to the scholarly concentration on health services and health policy research. AcademyHealth, a professional organization of health services researchers, and the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, the federal lead organization for training and funding health services researchers, offer definitions of this field of inquiry:

Please see below for a sample syllabus. Please note that the contents of the below syllabus do not necessarily reflect what will be included in future quarters.



Department of Health, Research and Policy
Stanford School of Medicine