Programs

Evidence Review Center

What:

Gehr faculty member Susanne Hempel, PhD, has established a Center at Keck to conduct rigorous reviews of the medical literature, including systematic reviews and meta-analyses, on a wide range of healthcare topics.

Gehr Affiliate Program

What:

Affiliate membership offers a way to formalize collaboration between Gehr Center faculty and others at the University of Southern California and Los Angeles community with relevant interests.

Gehr Family Speakers Series

What:

The Gehr Center hosts preeminent scholars, advocates and leaders to share their insights on health systems and care delivery. You can view recordings of our previous events here.

Gehr Family Student Innovator Awards

What:

A summer program for health professional students to develop a mentored health systems science research project. Each year, approximately 12 students will be selected for six week program and will receive a stipend to work with the Gehr Center faculty and affiliates on their project.

USC Keck School of Medicine Educational Curriculum

What:

Gehr faculty and affiliates have collaborated with the Department of Medical Education to support the HEAL curriculum and the new Health Justice and Systems of Care curriculum. The Health Justice and Systems of Care curriculum aims to build knowledge of theories of justice and explore how structural forces (policies, programs, economics and the environment), social forces and health systems impact health and health equity.

COVID-19 Projects

What:

The Gehr team, in partnership with other Keck faculty, developed a COVID-19 evidence-based summary of epidemiology, clinic care, and operational best practices. This report is publicly available.