The world-class faculty associated with the Center provide innovative educational programs for health care professionals as well as MBA students, and conduct in-depth research examining the changes taking place in the nation’s health care system. A number of leading scholars also collaborate with the Center. Policy-oriented faculty research is recognized and published regularly in books and prestigious academic journals.

The Center’s research activities build on and contribute to the Merage School’s established strength in delivering health care oriented educational programs. In addition, the Center leverages the wide array of health care expertise across campus – in the nationally ranked medical school, programs in nursing science and public health, and the department in pharmaceutical science – as well as its location in Orange County, an innovator in many areas of health care delivery.