Our Department's faculty is actively engaged in progressive health services research across a wide breadth of topics, examining issues and finding solutions to critical health care problems locally, nationally and globally. Their efforts have a significant impact on policies and programs that improve access, quality and health. The following research centers call the Department of Health Policy and Management their home.
The Center for Cancer Prevention and Control Research is a joint program of the Fielding School of Public Health and the Jonsson Comprehensive Cancer Center at UCLA. Since its inception in 1976, the Center has been nationally and internationally recognized for its pioneering work in cancer prevention and control research.
The UCLA Center for Healthier Children, Families & Communities provides children with the best opportunities for health and well-being, and the chance to assume productive roles within their families and communities.
The UCLA Kaiser Permanente Center for Health Equity (formerly Center to Eliminate Health Disparities) is based in the UCLA Fielding School of Public Health and was established in 2004 to address the increasing disparities in health status and health care in the United States.