Welcome to the Center for Research on Health Care

The Center for Research on Health Care (CRHC) provides a forum for talented multidisciplinary investigators from throughout the university community to collaborate in high-quality health services research and train future investigators in methods and practices critical to the conduct of rigorous and exemplary research.


Job Postings

The Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of Pittsburgh, is seeking clinician-educators, clinical investigators, and other employees. For more information, click the links below.


ICRE Report 2011-2012 is now online

We are very excited to share with you the 2011-2012 Institute for Clinical Research Education (ICRE) Report. We continue to strive for excellence in our education and training programs.


Announcements

  • We are moving the Health Services Research Seminar Series (previously held on Tuesdays at noon) to Fridays at 11:00 AM. It will be at the same location, 305 Parkvale Building. We look forward to seeing everyone there for the first seminar on Sept 26, 2014 at 11am. Please click here for more information.
  • Dr. Matthew Freiberg was interviewed by the NHLBI Director’s office, click here to read more.
  • Program Announcement: AHRQ Mentored Clinical Scientist Research Career Development Award (K08)
  • For Dr. Wishwa Kapoor's State of the Division Address, click here.

Upcoming Events

October 2014
3 11:00 AM -12:00 PM
Health Services Research Seminar sponsored by the CRHC, VA CHERP, and RAND-Pittsburgh Institute, "National Trends in Processes and Outcomes of Care for Elderly Patients Hospitalized for Pneumonia", Jonathan S. Lee, MD

[Room 305 Parkvale Building]

9 12:00 PM -1:00 PM
CRHC Research Development Seminar, "TBA", Dio Kavalieratos, PhD

[Room 305 Parkvale Building]

10 11:00 AM -12:00 PM
Health Services Research Seminar sponsored by the CRHC, VA CHERP, and RAND-Pittsburgh Institute, "Use of Tracking Technologies in Health-Care Contexts", Noam Shoval, PhD

[Room 305 Parkvale Building]

13 11:30 AM -1:00 PM
Health Services Research Seminar sponsored by the CRHC, VA CHERP, and RAND-Pittsburgh Institute, "“We torture them before they die, even though we know that they are going to die”: Hospital Policies and Culture Influence Do-Not-Resuscitate Decision Making at the End of Life”", Special Health Services Research Seminar

[Room 405 Iroquois Building; 11:30 AM - 1:00 PM]

21 12:00 PM -1:00 PM
Health Services Research Seminar sponsored by the CRHC, VA CHERP, and RAND-Pittsburgh Institute, "Learning Organizations, Implementation Science and Quality Improvement: Health Services Research at the Crossroads", 2014 Anne C. Sonis Memorial Lecture

[Public Health Building, Auditorium G23]

23 12:00 PM -1:00 PM
CRHC Research Development Seminar, "TBA", TBA

[Room 305 Parkvale Building]

31 11:00 AM -12:00 PM
Health Services Research Seminar sponsored by the CRHC, VA CHERP, and RAND-Pittsburgh Institute, "TBA", Thomas Feeley, PhD

[Room 305 Parkvale Building ]