With this Clinical Health Services Research Certificate at Temple University you will gain the skills and knowledge to participate in a broad range of health services research projects and help advance the triple aim of healthcare: improving the patient experience of care, improving the health of populations and reducing healthcare costs. Students at Temple University will learn to
- develop ideas and research questions for health services research,
- identify appropriate research methods to address these questions,
- understand the implications of research results, and
- communicate those results to various audiences.
Healthcare professionals are becoming increasingly interested in health services research, which focuses on how personal behaviors, societal factors, organizational structures and health technologies affect access to medical care, quality and cost of care, and health outcomes at the population level (rather than at the level of the individual patient). Health services research is interdisciplinary by nature, involving both healthcare providers and public health professionals, including health economists and epidemiologists.
- Spatial Analysis in Public Health
- Applied Analysis of Health
- Fundamentals of Epidemiology
- Epidemiological Research Methods
- Mental Health Epidemiology
- Surveillance, Epidemics and Outbreaks
- Risk Assessment and Preparedness Decision Making
- 24 months
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DisciplinesPublic Health Health Administration Health Sciences View 1524 other Masters in Public Health in United States
Bachelor's Degree in Discipline/Related Discipline: Applicants must hold a baccalaureate degree. Official transcripts must be submitted for all postsecondary institutions attended.
International8388 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 1398 USD per credit during 24 months.
National8388 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 1398 USD per credit during 24 months.
In-State6120 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 1020 USD per credit during 24 months.
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Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.