Health Outcomes & PharmacoEconomic Research

Red & blue capital "A" with words "Center for Health Outcomes & PharmacoEconomic Research" next to it.The Center for Health Outcomes and PharmacoEconomic Research (the HOPE Center) assesses healthcare interventions from a clinical, economic and humanistic view. Established in 1986 by J. Lyle Bootman, the center collaborates with researchers, academic institutions, healthcare organizations and pharmaceutical firms worldwide. The center is now led by Director Ivo Abraham. Research focuses include cost-effectiveness analysis, quality-of-life assessment, pharmaceutical policy analysis and drug-use evaluation.

Smiling white man wearing purple tie & sitting on a bench outdoorsThe mission of the center is to conduct quality research, disseminate information and provide training and service programs to enhance the application of economic and effectiveness measures to the practice of health care and the management of health systems.

The vision of the center is to become a premier source of information, training and collaborative research in assessing the effectiveness of healthcare interventions.

Click on the links below for more information about vaious aspects of the HOPE Center.

Contact Information

Amy Grizzle, Assistant Director
Center for Health Outcomes and PharmacoEconomic Research
UA College of Pharmacy
P.O. Box 210202
Tucson, Arizona 85721-0202
Phone: 520-626-3020
Fax: 520-626-2023

Photo: Ivo Abraham, director of the Center for Health Outcomes and PharmacoEconomic Research

Originally posted: August 29, 2013
Last updated: July 31, 2015
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