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Research: What is CHIPS all about?

CHIPS has conducted extensive research into the prevention efforts of health care professionals, covering numerous health professions and health-related behaviors. Our research has focused on the following goals:

  • Identifying and testing useful and effective practices for prevention in health care settings
  • Identifying optimal methods for behavioral risk assessment across a variety of sensitive risk behaviors and a variety of health care settings
  • Conducting both quantitative and qualitative research to better understand and describe the attitudes and practices of health care professionals
  • Conducting both quantitative and qualitative research to better understand and describe the patients’ experiences in the health care system
  • Creating new systems that support health care professionals’ work and implementing these systems in field studies

Our current research addresses prenatal, HIV positive, and dental health care. To explore our current research, please select from our Current Projects, on the left.

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