HSR Special Issues

2020 Special Issue Call for Submissions

The Science of Care for People with Multiple Chronic Conditions

Health Services Research (HSR) and the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) are partnering to publish a Special Issue on The Science of Care for People with Multiple Chronic Conditions, to be co-edited by Arlene S. Bierman, MD, MS and Rachel Werner MD, PhD.

Deadline for Submissions: September 30, 2020

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 Putting Patients First: Today's Disparities Research Leading to Health Equity Tomorrow

 Experiences of Discrimination in America: Race, Ethnicity, Gender, and Sexuality 


 The Future of the Health Services Research Workforce: Trends, Opportunities and Challenges

 Linking VA and Non-VA Data to Address US Veteran Health Services Issues


 The Evolving U.S. Health Workforce


 Improvements in Patient Safety

 Improving the Science and Practice of Public Reporting

 Evidence Regarding the Green House Model of Nursing Home Care


 Incentives for Physicians

 Enhanced Hospital Discharge Data


 The Need for State Health Services and Policy Research

 Health Information Technology


 Simulation in Methods in Health Services Research: Applications for Policy, Management and Practice
 Integrating Mixed Methods in Health Services and Delivery System Research


 Measuring and Analyzing Health Care Disparities
 Bridging the Gap Between Research and Health Policy - Insights from the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Clinical Scholars


 Announcing a New Feature in HSR and a Call for Papers

 Global Health Services Research

 Using State-Level Evidence to Inform National Policy: Research from the State Health Access Reform Evaluation (SHARE) Program


Read more about the special issues process from HSR Editor Emeritus Harold S. Luft

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If you are interested in commissioning a special issue, please contact Taban Khan at (312) 895-2504 or tkhan@aha.org