HPME: MSc, PhD Courses

Concentration: Clinical Epidemiology and Health Care Research

Compulsory Courses

HAD 5301H
Introduction to Clinical Epidemiology and Health Care Research
HAD 5307H
Introduction to Applied Biostatistics
HAD 5311H0
Comprehensive/Synthesis (one year)
HAD 5316H
Biostatistics II: Advanced Techniques in Applied Regression Methods

0 Course that may continue over a program. The course is graded when completed.

Recommended Courses

HAD 5302H
Measurement in Clinical Research
HAD 5303H
Controlled Clinical Trials
HAD 5304H
Clinical Decision Making and Cost Effectiveness
HAD 5305H
Evidence-Based Guidelines
HAD 5306H
Introduction to Health Services Research and the Use of Health Administrative Data
HAD 5308H
Evidence Synthesis: Systematic Reviews and Meta-Analysis
HAD 5309H
Observational Studies: Theory, Design, and Methods
HAD 5310H
Pragmatic Issues in Conduct of Controlled Trials
HAD 5730H
Economic Evaluation Methods for Health Service Research
HAD 5760H
Advanced Health Economics and Policy Analysis

Elective Courses

HAD 5312H
Decision Modelling for Clinical Policy and Economic Evaluation
HAD 5313H
Advanced Design and Analysis Issues in Clinical Trials
HAD 5314H
Applied Bayesian Methods in Clinical Epidemiology and Health Care Research
HAD 5315H
Advanced Topics in Measurement
HAD 5316H
Biostatistics II: Advanced Techniques in Applied Regression Methods
(prerequisite: HAD 5307H or CHL 5201H)
HAD 6360H0
Required Research Practicum in Clinical Epidemiology (Credit/No Credit)
HAD 6361H0
Optional Research Practicum in Clinical Epidemiology (Credit/No Credit)
HAD 7002H
Reading Course

Other IHPME courses or extra-departmental courses may be considered as elective courses and are subject to approval of the Institute of Health Policy, Management and Evaluation.

0 Course that may continue over a program. The course is graded when completed.

Concentration: Health Professions Education Research

Required Courses

HAD 5011H
Canada's Health Care System and Health Policy (Doctoral Stream)
HAD 6500H Essential Skills in HPER
HAD 6501H
Introduction to Methods/Methodologies for HPER
HAD 6502H or
HAD 6503H
Survey of Critical and Interpretive Social Science Theory for HPER or
Survey of Cognitive, Behavioural, and Epidemiological Sciences Theory
HAD 6504H or
HAD 6505H
Intermediate Critical and Interpretive Social Science Methods or
Intermediate Cognitive, Behavioural, and Epidemiological Sciences Methods
HAD 6560H
Health Professions Education Research (HPER) Comprehensive Exam

Elective Courses

All Health Services Research courses and Clinical Epidemiology and Health Care Research courses or extradepartmental courses may be considered as elective courses and are subject to approval of the Institute of Health Policy, Management and Evaluation.Concentration: Health Services Research

HAD 5011H
Canada's Health Care System and Health Policy (Doctoral Stream)
HAD 5021H
Canada's Health System and Health Policy Part 2 (Doctoral Stream)
HAD 5022H Politics, Policy, Public Health, and Health Technology
HAD 5726H
Evaluation and Research Design in Health Informatics
HAD 5727H
Knowledge Transfer and Exchange
HAD 5728H
Performance Measurement in Health Care: Theory and Application
HAD 5730H
Economic Evaluation Methods for Health Service Research
HAD 5737H
Tools for Implementation of Best Evidence
HAD 5738H
Advanced Methods in Economic Evaluation
HAD 5740H
Intermediate-Level Qualitative Research for Health Services and Policy Research
HAD 5742H
Mixed Methods for Health Services Research
HAD 5743H
Evaluation Design for Complex Interventions
HAD 5744H
Applied Health Econometrics I
HAD 5745H
Where Health Economics Hits the Road: Practical Applications of Economics to Real Health Care Problems
HAD 5746H Applied Health Econometrics II
HAD 5755Y
Health Economics Graduate Seminar Series (Credit/No Credit)
HAD 5760H
Advanced Health Economics and Policy Analysis
HAD 5763H
Advanced Methods in Health Services Research
HAD 5771H
Resource Allocation Ethics
HAD 5772H
Intermediate Statistics for Health Services Researchers
HAD 5773H
Introduction to Theories of Organizational Behaviour and Applications to the Health Care Sector
HAD 5777H Leading and Managing Change: Building Adaptive Capacity
HAD 5778H Comparative Health Systems and Policy
HAD 5779H Evidence Synthesis for Health Services, Systems and Policy Research
HAD 5780H
Program Planning and Evaluation for Health Services and Policy Research
HAD 5781H Case Study Research for Health Services, Systems and Policy
HAD 6750H
Advanced Health Economics and Policy Analysis II
HAD 6760H
Introduction to Health Services Research Theory and Methods
HAD 6761H
Health Services Outcomes and Evaluation Comprehensive Course
HAD 6762H
Health Services Organization and Management Comprehensive Course
HAD 6763H
Health Policy Comprehensive Course
HAD 6764H
eHealth Innovation and Health Information Management Comprehensive Course
HAD 6765H Health Technology Assessment Comprehensive Course (Credit/No Credit)
HAD 6770H
Applying Health Services Research Methods (prerequisite: HAD 6760H)
HAD 7001H
Reading Course
JNH 5001H
Health Care Settings, Site, and Human Well Being
JNH 5003H
Home and Community Care Knowledge Translation

+ Extended course. For academic reasons, coursework is extended into session following academic session in which course is offered.

Concentration: Quality Improvement and Patient Safety

Required Courses

HAD 3010H
Fundamentals of Improvement Science
HAD 3020H Quality Improvement Methods
HAD 3025H Teaching QI and Patient Safety
(prerequisites: HAD 3010H, HAD 3020H, HAD 3040Y+)
HAD 3030H Concepts and Strategies in Patient Safety
HAD 3040Y+ Project Practicum
HAD 3041Y0 Design and Methods for Thesis Research
HAD 3050H Leading and Managing Change
HAD 3060H Quality Improvement in Health Systems
HAD 3070H Health Law and Risk Management for Quality Improvement and Patient Safety

Practicum Course

HAD 3080H External Practicum

Elective Courses

HAD 3090H The Application of Lean in Healthcare
HAD 4000H Reading Course — QIPS

+ Extended course. For academic reasons, coursework is extended into session following academic session in which course is offered.

0 Course that may continue over a program. The course is graded when completed.

Concentration: System Leadership and Innovation

Required Courses

HAD 2001H
Strategic Vision and Planning for Health System Change
HAD 2002H
Research Methods for Evaluating Health System Innovation
HAD 2003H
Leading and Responding to Health Policy and System Change
HAD 2004H
Leadership, Motivation, and Partnering

Practicum Courses

HAD 2010H Health Systems Leadership Practicum (Individual) (Credit/No Credit)
HAD 2011H0 Individual Practicum — Quality Improvement
HAD 2020H Health Systems Consulting Practicum (Team) (Credit/No Credit)

Elective Courses

HAD 2005H Quality Improvement Skills for Healthcare Leaders
HAD 2006H Accelerating Innovations in Medical Education
HAD 2007H Leading Health Systems innovation and Transformation (prerequisite: HAD 2004H)
HAD 2008H Coaching Skills for Health Care Leaders (prerequisite: HAD 2004H)
HAD 2012H Learning Health Systems: Research Tools, Approaches, and Lessons
HAD 2013H Fundamentals of Health Economics and Policy
HAD 2030H Health Systems Innovation Capstone (Credit/No Credit)
(prerequisites: HAD 2001H, HAD 2002H, HAD 2003H, HAD 2004H, HAD 2005H, HAD 2010H, HAD 2020H)
HAD 2040Y0 Systems Innovation and Leadership Project Course (Credit/No Credit)
(prerequisites: HAD 2001H, HAD 2003H, and HAD 2004H)

Cross-Listed Courses

These courses are limited to certain program students in Health Policy, Management and Evaluation. Please check the IHPME website.

BME 1456H
Changing Health Care Technologies, People, and Places
HSR 1001H
Introduction to Qualitative Methods for Health Services and Policy Research
HSR 1002H
Health Services Research Seminar (Credit/No Credit)
JCV 3060H
Advanced Topics in Cardiovascular Sciences — Molecular Biology and Heart Signal Transduction
JCV 3061H
Advanced Topics in Cardiovascular Sciences — Hormones
JCV 3062H
Advanced Topics in Cardiovascular Sciences — Heart Function
JCV 3063H
Advanced Topics in Cardiovascular Sciences — Vascular
LAW 404H Health System Law and Policy
LAW 465H
Conflicts of Interest in Medicine: Evidence, Public Policy, and the Law

0 Course that may continue over a program. The course is graded when completed.