Transforming Health Care Through Evidence and Collaboration
Transforming Health Care Through Evidence and Collaboration

NIHCM Foundation Research Award

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The NIHCM Foundation Health Care Research Award recognizes outstanding published work from researchers furthering innovation in health care financing, delivery and organization or the implementation of health care policy. The 25-year-old award carries a $20,000 prize and is judged by an independent panel of experts:

  • Laurence C. Baker, Stanford University
  • Tsung-Mei Cheng, Princeton University
  • William Custer, Georgia State University
  • Sherry Glied, New York University
  • Vicky Gregg, Consultant
  • Joseph P. Newhouse, Harvard University (recused)
  • Mark Pauly, University of Pennsylvania 
  • Gail R. Wilensky, Project HOPE

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Research Award News

 

Congratulations to Zack Cooper, Stuart V. Craig, Martin Gaynor and John Van Reenen, the winners of the 25th Annual Research Award! 

 

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25th Annual Research Award Process

Prize

AwardA $20,000 prize was presented to the winner at a dinner in Washington, DC on May 13, 2019.

Eligibility

  • Articles must have been published in a peer-reviewed journal during calendar year 2018 either in print or online. (An article cannot be submitted in more than one competition year.)
  • All research articles must address some aspect of health care financing, delivery, organization or policy implementation.

Entry

  • Deadline: February 1, 2019
  • Entry is free
  • Limit two entries per entrant

Selection Criteria

  • Originality and creativity of the research
  • Impact that the research may have in advancing the public policy debate or improving health care delivery and management
  • Relevance to one or more of the subject areas (health care financing, delivery and organization and/or the implementation of health care policy)

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Judges

  • Laurence C. Baker, Professor & Chair of Health Research and Policy, Stanford University
  • Tsung-Mei Cheng, Health Policy Research Analyst, Woodrow Wilson School of Public & International Affairs, Princeton University
  • William Custer, Associate Professor & Director, Center for Health Services Research, Georgia State University
  • Sherry Glied, Dean, Robert F. Wagner Graduate School of Public Service, New York University
  • Vicky Gregg, Consultant
  • Joseph P. Newhouse, John D. MacArthur Professor of Health Policy and Management, Harvard University (recused)
  • Mark Pauly, Professor of Health Care Management & Business Economics and Public Policy, University of Pennsylvania 
  • Gail R. Wilensky, Senior Fellow, Project HOPE