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welcome to the Department of : Health Policy, Management & Leadership

Our faculty help students understand how organizations attain their goals within the public health system. We perform and teach policy analysis, economic analysis, policy evaluation, health services research, management and leadership.

Transforming health through policy and leadership

Our goal is to educate future health workforce and leaders in policy and management, perform impactful research in public health policy and healthcare administration, and provide services to external stakeholders. Professionals in this field guide organizations and institutions in the delivery and management of healthcare.

Recent News

WVU in the News: Cancer expert: Working with the fitness industry the 'holy grail’

Last year, the American College of Sports Medicine (ACSM) brought together experts from 17 organizations—including the American Cancer Society (ACS) and the National Cancer Institute—with two goals: to review the latest scientific evidence and offer recommendations about the benefits of exercise for prevention, treatment, recovery and improved survival.