Health Policy and Evaluation

The Health Policy and Evaluation Division in the Department of Population Health Sciences (PHS) focuses on how health policy, access to patient care, and social determinants of health impact disparities in health outcomes including cancer. The division also co-leads the evaluation and implementation efforts for the Clinical and Translational Science Award (CTSA) assessing how the CTSA contributes to research across the T1-T4 research spectrum.

  • Applied demography
  • Health Services and Outcomes Research
  • Program evaluation
  • Survey design
  • Needs assessments

Contact Us

Amelie G. Ramirez, Dr.P.H.
Chair and Professor, Department of Population Health Sciences
Director, Institute for Health Promotion Research
ramirezag@uthscsa.edu
210-562-6500

Rebecca T. Jones, Ph.D.
Assistant Director, Institute for Health Promotion Research
Research-Faculty Associate, Institute for Health Promotion Research
Jonesr13@uthscsa.edu
210-567-6500

Susanne Schmidt, Ph.D.
Instructor/Research
Co-Director IIMS/CTSA Evaluation and Implementation Team
schmidts4@uthscsa.edu
210-567-0905

General Support
210-567-6905