New Resource Pack: Heuristics

CHDS Adjunct Faculty Joe Pliskin presents the "rules of thumb" that govern individual decision making in a video series featured in the resources section of this website.

Updates in the Media Hub

The CHDS Media Hub provides multimedia resources to support teaching, research dissemination and translation for the CHDS community and partners. Read here


Curriculum Expansion

Professor Jane Kim offers an intermediate-level, experiential course to trains students to conduct their own modeling studies.


Continuing Education

CHDS Faculty provide in-depth training on risk analysis for administrators, policy makers, and analysts in a short-course offered in March.

Recent News

Society for Benefit-Cost Analysis Meeting

April 13th, 2018

CHDS faculty James Hammitt and Lisa Robinson organized sessions at the Society for Benefit-Cost Analysis’ annual meeting in Washington DC this past March. These included a professional


Operations Management in Healthcare Handbook

April 11th, 2018

Joseph Pliskin, Adjunct Professor in the Department of Health Policy and Management and Professor Emeritus at Ben-Gurion University, published The Hospital and Clinic Improvement Handbook


Hammitt Speaks at CES Conference

April 10th, 2018

James Hammitt was keynote speaker at the Chinese Economists Society North America Conference, held at the University of Georgia, Athens, April 5-6, 2018. In keeping with the


Harvard-Wide Media Meeting

April 2nd, 2018

CHDS Media Hub lead Jake Waxman attended the Harvard Video Multimedia Group’s recent meeting, Studios across Harvard, with CHDS coordinator Christina Forte and collaborator