About the Evaluation Sciences Unit

The Evaluation Sciences Unit (ESU) is a multidisciplinary group of clinician and non-clinician doctorate and masters-trained faculty and staff with expertise in implementation and evaluation sciences, health services research, epidemiology, and biostatistics. Our passion is helping improve health care delivery through rigorous evaluation using both qualitative and quantitative methodologies. We have content expertise in several areas including palliative care, geriatrics, oncology, obesity/weight management, nutrition, primary care, hospital medicine, telemedicine, and beyond.

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.