Research at the HOPE Center takes advantage of the University of Arizona's strong supporting programs in management and policy, epidemiology, economics and educational psychology.
HOPE Center faculty have published hundreds of scholarly manuscripts, served as leaders in organizations such as the International Society for Pharmacoeconomics and Outcomes Research (ISPOR), consulted with government agencies across the globe and served as experts on industry advisory committees.
Moreover, HOPE Center researchers have a proven track record in funded research and securing grants and contracts from federal, public, foundation and private sector sources.
Faculty research expertise focuses on:
- Cost-effectiveness analysis
- Administrative claims database analysis
- Decision analytic modeling
- Comparative effectiveness research
- Pharmaceutical policy analysis
- Quality-of-life assessment
- Clinical trial evaluation
- Value frameworks
- Real world evidence
- Machine learning techniques
Since its inception in 1986, the HOPE Center has partnered with pharmaceutical companies, for-profit and nonprofit organizations, and governmental and nongovernmental organizations to conduct research. A list of some of the organizations with which we have partnered appears below.
|Arizona Health Care Cost Containment System (AHCCCS)||GlaxoSmithKline|
|Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ)||Kaiser Permanente|
|Bristol-Myers Squibb (BMS)||Pharma Foundation|
|Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)||RAND Corporation|
|Florida Medicaid||Takeda Pharmaceuticals|
|Forest Labs||TAP Pharmaceutical Products Inc.|