We Advance Research Methods

Developing new techniques for scientific discovery

Methodologies that are the gold standard for evaluating pharmaceuticals aren’t always appropriate for studying multi-component therapies or exploring the interwoven factors that influence health.

Learn how the Institute advances research methods that produce more relevant evidence and shed new light on the complex nature of health and healing.


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COMPARATIVE EFFECTIVENESS RESEARCH

CER compares two or more treatments to determine which work best, for whom, and under what circumstances.

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COMPLEX SYSTEMS SCIENCE

The field of complex systems science, together with computer modeling, is helping to uncover what's at the root of health disparities. 

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THE EPIDAURUS PROJECT

The Epidaurus Project developed a set of metrics to measure the impact of holistic care on military service members.

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