About Evaluation Sciences Unit

The Evaluation Sciences Unit partners with internal and external health care providers and funders to drive health care innovation.

Our Mission

Our mission is to be the evaluation partner of choice in developing, evaluating, and implementing healthcare delivery innovations towards optimizing healthcare for patients, families, providers and payers.  

Our Vision

Our vision is to inform the delivery of high quality, coordinated, patient/family-centered care through embedded health care delivery research.

What We Do


ESU is committed to consult with and mentor researchers and clinician educators throughout their research projects.

General Research Support

ESU provides general research support regarding IRB protocols, survey administration, or research coordination.

Grant Administration

From small to large grants, ESU supports grant applications from proposal preparation to closeout. 

Study Design

We offer study design support for researchers and clinician educators.

Implementation Science

Our experts in implementation science can provide methods to promote the uptake of research findings into routine healthcare.

Qualitative and Mixed Methods

The ESU team has expertise in a variety of scientific methods to optimize any research project.