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The Center for Evidence-based Policy at Oregon Health & Science University is a national leader in evidence-based decision making and policy design.
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We publish The Milbank Quarterly, as well as reports and issues briefs on topics important to population health.
A multidisciplinary journal of population health and health policy
Paul D. Cleary
Daniel M. Fox
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
Our Opinion section features some of the best minds currently working to improve the public’s health.
Kayte Spector-Bagdady, Paul A. Lombardo
This study sheds light on the US Public Health Service’s Guatemala STD experiments of the 1940s. The 1,300 people who had been intentionally exposed to pathogens in the experiments also played a role as unknowing secondary research subjects in biospeciman experiments that continued until at least 1957, write study authors Kayte Spector-Bagdady and Paul A. Lombardo from the University of Michigan and Georgia State University College of Law, who analyzed historical documents from that period. Read more
Paula M. Lantz, George Miller, Corwin N. Rhyan, Sara Rosenbaum, Leighton Ku, Samantha Iovan
Researchers modeled the potential impact of an evidence-based multicomponent childhood asthma intervention among low-income children enrolled in Medicaid in Detroit. They found significant potential for Pay for Success, although there are administrative and payment challenges. Federal-level policy and guidance could help. Read more
Jocelyn Finlay, Marlene A. Lee
Adenantera Dwicaksono, Ashley M. Fox
Benjamin Chin-Yee, S.V. Subramanian, Amol A. Verma, Andreas Laupacis, Fahad Razak