News & Events

Department Poster Wins HPERD Blue Ribbon

November 6, 2017

Congratulations to Marie H. Martin, PhD, MEd, Elizabeth S. Rose, MEd, MPH, Natasha Halasa, MD, MPH, Doug Morgan, MD, MPH, and Doug Heimburger, MD, MS on their HPERD Blue Ribbon win last week for their poster "Strengthening Global Health Medical Education through Multi-Modal Curriculum".

Research into Policy and Practice Lecture featuring TN Insurance Commissioner McPeak set for Tuesday, November 14th

October 17, 2017

The Department of Health Policy will welcome Tennessee Insurance Commissioner Julie Mix McPeak, JD as the featured speaker at our bi-annual Research into Policy and Practice Lecture on Tuesday, November 14th. The title of this event will be “Turmoil in Health Insurance Markets: What Can Be Done?” Commissioner McPeak will be joined by Drs. Melinda Buntin and John Graves of the Department of Health Policy for a panel discussion. The event will take place in Light Hall room 208 from 4:00 pm to 5:00 pm and will be followed by a reception.

Health policy faculty receive three TIPs Awards

July 17, 2017

TIPs funding awarded to 15 innovative interdisciplinary projects by Jan Read | Jul. 17, 2017, 11:09 AM​ Identifying best practices in public policy for the LGBT community. Leveraging the “autism advantage” to fuel workplace innovation. Understanding the complexity of life at the single-cell level. These are just three of the 15 exciting interdisciplinary concepts to be explored by the 2017 recipients of Vanderbilt University’s Trans-Institutional Programs (TIPs) initiative.