Practice and Policy
Even the most rigorous and relevant research will have little public health impact if not understood and used by decision makers. Learn more here.
Research Linked to Policy
Dr. Resch led research commissioned by the U.S. government to assess spending on HIV/AIDS in sub-Saharan Africa, and helped revise the Global Fund to Fight AIDS, TB and Malaria’s (GFATM) policies on eligibility, prioritization and financing, and development of its new funding model for allocating GFATM resources across diseases and countries.
Educating Future Leaders
Dr. Goldie is leading multi-faceted efforts to advance pedagogy in decision science—from online courses to instructor residencies to develop curricula and fine-tune classroom skills. CHDS is partnering with schools across Harvard to bring decision science to scholars across disciplines, across levels, and across backgrounds.
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