Health Services Research

Coordinator: João de Almeida Lopes da Fonseca

Elegible: Medical Doctors or holders of an integrated masters degree in medicine or equivalent degrees from foreign Universities

Nr. of Students: Min. 8 PDICSS students; Máx 5 singular course units students or from other UP study cycles



Health Services Research (HSR) is the field of scientific investigation that studies the organization and the processes of healthcare delivery and the outcomes achieve by health services. HSR develops methods for, and answer questions related with evaluation of the quality of health care, patient and professional satisfaction, the access, efficiency, safety, equity and costs of health services and resources.