The Milbank Memorial Fund is an endowed operating foundation that publishes The Milbank Quarterly, commissions projects, and convenes state health policy decision makers on issues they identify as important to population health.
We focus on a number of topic areas identified by state health policy leaders as important to population health.
The Center for Evidence-based Policy at Oregon Health & Science University is a national leader in evidence-based decision making and policy design.
Keep up with news and updates from the Milbank Memorial Fund. Get the latest from thought leaders, including Christopher F. Koller, president of the Fund.
We publish The Milbank Quarterly, as well as reports, issues briefs, and case studies on topics important to population health.
A multidisciplinary journal of population health and health policy
Alan B. Cohen
Christopher F. Koller
2-year Impact Factor: 6.0
Journal Citation Reports® 2017 Rankings: 2/79 (Health Policy & Services); 2/94 (Health Care Sciences & Services)
5-year Impact Factor: 7.194
It is hardly surprising that most pediatricians (myself included) insist that the only normal serum blood lead level is zero, which brings us to Flint, Michigan, and the horrific, senseless, and negligent contamination of the water supply in this once proud and thriving community. Read more
Our op-ed section features some of the best minds currently working to improve the public’s health.
Lawrence O. Gostin, Rebecca Katz
This article presents a clear and comprehensive description of the International Health Regulations (IHR), evaluates recent global commission reports evaluating them, and offers proposals for fundamental reform and strengthening of the IHR. Read more
William B. Weeks, Gregory R. Kotzbauer, James N. Weinstein
The authors describe the methods they have developed using publicly available Medicare data to transparently measure health care value—an approach, they argue, that allows patients to compare hospital performance and make better informed treatment decisions. Read more
Emma Coles, Helen Cheyne, Jean Rankin, Brigid Daniel
Scott D. Grosse, John D. Thompson, Yao Ding, Michael Glass
Trisha Greenhalgh, Claire Jackson, Sara Shaw, Tina Janamian