Mission and Vision

Mission Statement:

The Center has a unique range of research that includes the development of innovations for preventing and treating chronic diseases as well as evaluations of the economic and policy implications of these innovations.  The findings from our research are linked to the study of broader health care policies.  We research, develop and advocate for improving healthcare for individuals with chronic diseases.

Vision Statement:

The Center for Translational and Policy Research of Chronic Diseases is a patient-focused and change-driven organization established by medical professionals, supported by experts in medical research and policy, and motivated by the best interest of the patient.  Our vision is creating a world where healthcare research and policy seamlessly interact to most effectively serve the needs of each individual patient.