Oregon Health Policy Institute

The Oregon Health Policy Institute (OHPI) reflects collaboration among Oregon Health & Science University, Oregon State University, and Portland State University to develop, implement, and evaluate health policy issues that affect Oregon and its residents.

OHPI's charter authorizes activities in health services research, health policy analysis, interrelationships between health policy and other policy issues, database development, methods development, thesis and dissertation research, professional development and education, and advice to public agencies and officials.The Department of Public Health and Preventive Medicine at Oregon Health & Science University hosts the Institute. OHPI currently includes a collaborative core and four centers: 

·         Center for Health and Disability Policy

·         Center for Substance Abuse Policy and Research

·         Center for Policy and Research in Emergency Medicine

·         Center for Environmental Health Policy