Medical practice often follows or reflects policy. Our researcher conduct empirical work to inform policy as well as consider the ethical implication of current policy in clinical practice.
Learn more about the work of our center members in this area below.
Studying questions at the intersection of policy, ethics, and practice; addressing barriers to research participation, particularly for vulnerable populations; examining how changes in federal policies have impacted geographic access to primary care providers for publicly insured children
Exploring and understanding ethical issues in pediatric cardiology that may have implications for parental decision making and policy; developing a certificate program to provide foundational knowledge of bioethics to medical trainees.