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Interdepartmental Program in Health Economics

Interdepartmental Program in Health Economics

The Doctorate in Health Economics
The Doctorate in Health Economics
The PhD in Health Economics prepares doctoral students for conducting innovative research on the economics of health and healthcare. The curriculum emphasizes applied modern microeconomic theory, economic evaluation, quantitative methods, and econometrics applications.
The MHS in Health Economics
The MHS in Health Economics
The MHS program is for students who are interested in developing a strong foundation in the methods necessary to promote the efficient and equitable allocation of resources in the provision of preventive and curative medicine across the globe.
The Certificate in Public Health Economics
The Certificate in Public Health Economics
The Certificate in Public Health Economics will interest public health professionals who are beginning their career as well as mid-career professionals who wish to use economic tools to improve the health of populations.

The Interdepartmental Program in Health Economics (IPHE) is a collaboration between economics faculty between three departments at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health. Each of these departments offers concentrations in health economics at the Master’s and Doctoral level.

Research Highlights
Cost of Employer Health Coverage
The Wall Street Journal interviews JHU Faculty on Trends in Health Care Premiums Learn more
John F. P. Bridges
Advancing Stated-Preference Methods for Measuring the Preferences of Patients with Type 2 Diabetes. Learn More
Vaccine Financing
Dagna Constenla’s work leads to a set of recommendations on Developing Strategies for Meeting the Challenge of Equitable Vaccine Introduction In The Americas: Focus on Dengue. Learn More
Medicare Essential: An Option to Promote Better Care
Karen Davis and colleagues publish Medicare reform proposal, Medicare Essential. Learn More
Upcoming Events
 

September  16, 2014

Success Factors studies press release - Women’s and Children’s Health: Multisector Pathways to Progress

September 19, 2014

Public Health Economic Seminar - Does Place Really Matter?  The Impact of Area Level Factors on Mortality by Darrell J. Gaskin, PhD at the Hampton House Basement Auditorium 1:30pm

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