PhD, Health Services Research
The University of Maryland School of Public Health offers a Doctorate of Health Services Research (PhD) degree with emphasis on health services research. The goal of this program is to provide interdisciplinary training in research, practice, and policy analysis relevant to the planning, administration, management, and evaluation of health and public health programs. The degree program will prepare students to advance research, policy, and practice to order to improve access, cost, and quality of health services, with a particular emphasis on federal, state, and local health policy.
(Recent changes to program requirements reflected below and are pending approval by Senate PCC Committee.)