Mission and Goals

To support and coordinate outstanding health outcomes and policy research education and training on the UTHSC campus.


  • To support and coordinate an interdisciplinary health outcomes and policy research PhD program that equips students with the essential analytical tools and a breadth of knowledge necessary to serve as independent research scientists and health professionals in a variety of knowledge-oriented institutions.
  • To support and coordinate interdisciplinary postdoctoral training programs in health outcomes, health services, and health policy research.
  • To actively engage faculty from all colleges in the educational programs of the Institute
  • To develop other educational programs and activities related to the mission of the Institute.

Contact Us

Institute for Health Outcomes and Policy
College of Graduate Health Sciences
Email: cghs@uthsc.edu
920 Madison Ave
Suite 807
Memphis, Tennessee 38163
Phone: 901-448-5538