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Health Policy & Management

HPM PhD Students at Academy Health
MS student Nicholas Boerger

Stellar research and teaching at the Division of Health Policy and Management (HPM) lead to groundbreaking changes in policy and practice. And being part Minnesota’s extraordinary health care environment gives our students the chance to interact with leaders who are at the top of their fields.

Whether you want to pursue your studies full-time or as a working professional, online or in the classroom, we invite you to explore the many opportunities at HPM. The division offers graduate degrees awarded by the University of Minnesota School of Public Health, in addition to joint degree and non-degree programs. Professor Ira Moscovice serves as the division head.


Recent News

Facility Differences in Nursing Homes Affect Quality of Life for Minnesota Minorities

A new study from the School of Public Health, in collaboration with the Minnesota Department of Human Services, found racial differences in nursing home residents’ quality of life (QOL)….

June 26, 2015Faculty Homepage News HPM

Do Physical Activity Monitors Actually Motivate People to Exercise?

Lately, it may seem impossible to visit the gym without spotting someone sporting a Fitbit, Garmin watch or some sort of exercise tracking device. As the newest exercise accessories…

June 18, 2015Faculty Homepage News HPM

What are the Implications of King vs. Burwell?

On March 4, 2015, the U.S. Supreme Court heard arguments in the case of King vs. Burwell. The Supreme Court’s decision on this case will have significant implications for…

June 18, 2015Homepage News HPM Impact

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