Healthcare Policy and Research

The Department of Healthcare Policy & Research aims to improve the healthcare of individuals and the health of populations in a rapidly changing health policy environment through rigorous, collaborative, data-driven research, novel educational programs, development of innovative technology, and provision of consulting services. The Department is organized into five interconnected divisions supported by a data core.


Dr. Said Ibrahim Named Inaugural Senior Associate Dean for Diversity and Inclusion

November 29, 2018

Dr. Said Ibrahim has been appointed the inaugural senior associate dean for diversity and inclusion at Weill Cornell Medicine.
Valve Replacement Volume is Key to Successful Patient Outcomes

October 31, 2018

Hospitals that routinely perform a heart valve replacement procedure that requires open heart surgery are more likely to adopt a newer, less invasive technique, according to a new...
Health Tech Pioneer Dr. Deborah Estrin Named MacArthur Fellow

October 4, 2018

Dr. Deborah Estrin has been awarded a 2018 MacArthur Foundation fellowship for her innovative work using mobile devices and data to address social challenges.