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Research - Health Policy Program
We believe that research experiences are essential to make application of in class training to real world health policy and public health issues. Our students benefit from interdisciplinary collaborations with shared faculty across USciences. In this way, we are able to offer a diverse spectrum of individual research opportunities in areas such as but not limited to Community Health Needs, Genomics, Health Economics, Health Management, Homelessness, Mental Health. Personalized Medicine Pharmacogenomics, Social Services and Urban Health.
Additionally, The Health Policy program supports research at The National Center for Health Research, which is a nonprofit think tank that bridges the gaps between research, healthcare, and health policy.
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USciences Celebrates Its 198-Year History at Founders' Day
February 18, 2019
With pomp and circumstance, USciences faculty, staff, students, alumni, and friends marked 198 years since the University was established at a special Founders' Day ceremony on Feb. 14, 2019.
The Comeback Pharmacy: Alumnus Mayank Amin PharmD'09 Works To Revive Community Pharmacy
February 08, 2019
In high school, he started his career in pharmacy by taking a job as a technician at a local pharmacy just a few miles away from his home. "I was initially unsure if I wanted to pursue pharmacy but as I got a better understanding of how important pharmacies/pharmacists are in the community, I decided I want to make a difference and I chose pharmacy," said Dr. Amin. Fast-forward a few years, he graduated from the Philadelphia College of Pharmacy in 2009.
Pharmacy Student Receives Two-Year Scholarship From the Air Force
February 08, 2019
Paying for a college degree and finding a job after graduation can be a stressful experience, but pharmacy student, Eric Stratoti PharmD'20, will be fully able to focus on his studies thanks to the military.
Events Mark Black History Month At USciences
February 07, 2019
Events hosted by the Office of Student Life and the Black Student Union will honor Black History and Culture Month at USciences.
Janelle L. Williams, EdD, MPA, MEd
Assistant Director, Health Policy Program
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Philadelphia, PA 19104-4495