The Institute for Clinical Research and Health Policy Studies (ICRHPS) at Tufts Medical Center (Tufts MC) offers a distinctive environment in which to conduct, collaborate on, and train in clinical, health services, and health policy research. Our research has generated groundbreaking studies and new approaches. This work spans biomedical and clinical sciences, behavioral and social sciences, community-engaged research, public health studies and health policy research.
A commitment to excellence through collaboration
The ICRHPS has a distinguished faculty dedicated to this work with a propensity for multidisciplinary, multi-organizational collaboration. The ICRHPS demonstrates and fulfills Tufts MC's commitment to excellence in research across all departments and disciplines by collaborating with healthcare leaders, researchers and experts at all the schools of Tufts University and its affiliated hospitals, and with institutions, organizations and agencies across the United States and around the world.
Research that improves the delivery of medical care and health services
Our mission at the ICRHPS is to deliver better medical care and health services through exceptional research and leading-edge training and development.
Supporting researchers with valuable products and services
The ICRHPS creates and offers helpful products and services, such as research reports, manuals and validated questionnaires produced by ICRHPS staff, as well as comprehensive project development and analytical support for research projects.