Courses Taught by IHPS Faculty



      183 Biostatistical Methods - Stan Glantz


      213 Decision and Economic Analysis - James G. Kahn

      240 Qualitative Research Methods - Daniel Dohan

      247 Translating Evidence into Practice: System-centered Implementation Strategies - Laura Schmidt

      249 Translating Evidence into Policy - Andrew Bindman

      201B: Global Health Economics - Jim Kahn

Interdepartmental Studies

      202 Health Policy Research Across Disciplines - Daniel Dohan

      203 Health Policy Seminar – Daniel Dohan, Joanne Spetz, Dorie Apollonio, Janet Coffman 

            (available on UCTV)  (


      253: Theories of the Health Policy Process - Ruth Malone


      206 Corporate Influences on Health Care - Ruth Malone

      235 Tobacco Control Policy Issues - Ruth Malone, Elizabeth Smith

In addition, the Institute coordinates several health policy lectures and presentations:

  • Chancellors’ Health Policy Lecture, presented twice annually (open to the public and available on UCTV) (
  • John Eisenberg Legacy Lecture, co-organized by UCSF PRL-IHPS,
  • Stanford, UC Berkeley School of Public Health, and the Palo Alto Medical Foundation Research Institute (open to the public and available on UCTV) (
  • Award Presentation Lecture for the Harold S. Luft Award for Mentoring in Health Services and Health Policy Research (open to UCSF campus)
  • Other Special Lectures Throughout the Year