Center for Outcomes Research


The purpose of the Center for Outcomes Research (COR) is to optimize healthcare, improve health outcomes, and reduce health inequalities through high-quality patient-oriented and population health research. Our multidisciplinary research teams leverage big data to generate evidence that helps patients, providers, organizations, and policymakers make healthcare decisions.



  • Contribute to the development of an efficient research infrastructure that builds the institution’s capacity to fulfill its vision and mission.
  • Generate, disseminate, and implement evidence that addresses important healthcare problems.
  • Provide training for graduate students and medical residents to address the Center’s purpose.


Research Priorities

  • Clinical epidemiology and comparative effectiveness research
  • Health services research
  • Health disparities


Current Areas of Study

  • Cancer treatment, comorbidities, and survivorship
  • Hepatitis C screening, treatment, comorbidities, and long-term outcomes
  • HIV continuum of care, comorbidities, and long-term outcomes