About Us

Our mission is to provide the analyses, evidence and economic expertise to build a better and more sustainable health care system.

To achieve our mission, we combine state-of-the-art analytic methods, a variety of data sources, and innovative approaches to data visualization and communication. We value methodological rigor, scientific objectivity, and collaborative partnerships.

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Our team includes faculty members with PhDs in economics and statistics, and a research staff with diverse academic backgrounds and experience. Our work is defined by three distinct but related focus areas:

  • Academic Research led by CHSE investigators or in partnership with other investigators, with a track record of publication in prominent peer-reviewed¬†journals.
  • Policy Research delivering clear and actionable evidence and recommendations for health care policymakers at the local, state, and national levels.
  • Clinical Analytics to improve patient care and efficiency within the OHSU Health System in partnership with physicians and hospital executives.