Supporting research related to the pandemic and its long-term health and economic implications.
Focus Areas and Initiatives
Penn LDI’s work fits broadly under six focus areas that highlight some of the most pressing challenges facing our nation’s health and health care.
Optimizing insurance and access to health care to provide high-quality health care.
Improving health and reducing health disparities through a more equitable health care system.
Improving the health, well-being, independence, and care of older adults.
Finding sustainable, humane, and effective solutions to the opioid epidemic.
Focusing on how societal events, structural forces, and policies influence the health of populations.
Featured Research Updates
We support and amplify scholarship that shapes and expands the knowledge required to improve population health, health care delivery, and health policy.
Focuses LDI Researchers on Health Economics and Care Delivery Within Penn Medicine
Cynthia Chude Starts Wharton Classes on Escarce-Kington Five-Year Scholarship
Correcting the Correction
Aimed at Enhancing Research Faculty’s Impact Outside of Academics
Largest Cohort of Undergraduate Minority Research Scholars in Program’s 22-Year History
Study Supports Coordinating Payment Models