New research on the evolving nature of the health services research workforce

A newly released study by CHWS Director Bianca Frogner on the Health Services Research (HSR) workforce highlights growth while also indicating concern that there is considerably lower representation of Black/African American and Hispanic individuals compared to the national population. Published in the journal of Health Services Research and shared on AcademyHealth’s Blog Post, Dr. Frogner’s study identifies growing racial and ethnic diversity among new HSR graduates while also highlighting concern that the current HSR workforce continues to struggle with diversity. Read the full blog post here.