The Program
Effective September 2021, the Master's in Applied Health Services Research Program (usually 24 months long) consists of:
  • Five online courses
  • Fall and winter online seminars (September-April- approximately 6 seminars)
  • Graduate student workshop for first year students
  • A thesis

Graduates from the Master's Program are expected to achieve the following learning objectives:
  • Undertake health services research;

  • Design, supervise, and evaluate research projects;

  • Critically evaluate health services research literature;

  • Employ innovative approaches in health services research through understanding diversity in decision-making   environments and processes;

  • Communicate health research issues and results clearly and responsibly to decision makers, academics, professionals, and to the general public; and

  • Integrate and synthesize health services research results across disciplines.