Blog: Celebrating Rising Rankings

Both the Milken Institute School of Public Health and our department’s Master of Health Administration program are now ranked #12 in the country.

Blog: Welcome to GW Health Policy & Management Matters!

We are delighted that you have found your way onto the new GW Health Policy & Management Matters (GWHPMMatters.com) website! Our site is a source for insights and commentary about policy changes that impact public health as well as analysis and blogs on health administration and management.

Publication Details How Medical-Legal Partnerships Can Promote Public Health and Health Justice

Medical-legal partnerships (MLPs) are a powerful tool for promoting public health and health justice that can both improve low-income families’ health and effect policy change at the institutional and community levels, according to an article published in Public Health Reports.

Applicants Flock to New Health Policy PhD Program

The program is the first focused solely on health policy at the only school of public health in Washington, DC.

Study Illuminates How Equity-Oriented Primary Health Care May Affect Health

A new study published in The Milbank Quarterly is noteworthy for identifying approaches to reduce health inequities through clinical care, particularly in a primary health care context. It is among the first to demonstrate empirically that providing more equity-oriented health care (EOHC) predicts better patient health outcomes over time.