The Department of Population Health Sciences (PHS) plays an integral role in UT Health San Antonio’s research and educational missions by enhancing programs to prevent disease, promote health, deliver quality health care, and inform health policy decisions.
Our research programs are focused at multiple levels, including translational scientific discovery, clinical- and population-based investigation, the application of epidemiological and biostatistical principles to clinical problem solving, the development of epidemiological and biostatistical research methods, formulation of health policy, and application to health services organization management.
Amelie G. Ramirez, Dr.P.H.
Chair and Professor, Department of Population Health Sciences
Director, Institute for Health Promotion Research
UT Health San Antonio