The Department of Health and Clinical Outcomes Research (HCOR) is a scholarly community of faculty, staff and students committed to strengthening the delivery and outcomes of medical care through education and training programs, innovative research and consulting services.
As a national leader in research and education, HCOR improves the health of our communities by informing health care and policy decisions with scientific information about quality and effectiveness.
HCOR offers graduate degrees in health outcomes research and health data science. HCOR also offers a dual degree with the School of Medicine.
HCOR conducts and translates research into policies and practices that improve health outcomes across patient populations. We see outcome assessment and analysis as a vital part of establishing an equitable, efficient and affordable health care system.