The Department of Health Policy & Management is home to education, research, and service programs that provide students with the skills, networks, credentials, and practical experience to obtain professional positions in today's complex and changing healthcare environment.
Message From the Chair
"Our aim is to educate our students not only for the jobs they get immediately after graduation, but also for the jobs they will hold ten years later,” says Michael Sparer. Read More
HPM Prospective Students
The department has created an FAQ for those interested in HPM. Please review and hpm [at] columbia.edu (email )any further questions. Also, check out HPM Practicum Tips & Tales, a mini-series highlighting student practicum experiences worldwide.
HPM Faculty Voices
Read an Op-Ed by Department Chair Michael Sparer on the potential for a Medicaid buy-in strategy to provide immediate healthcare assistance and to pave the way for universal coverage.