The Washington, Wyoming, Alaska, Montana, Idaho (WWAMI) Center for Health Workforce Studies (CHWS):
Conducts relevant health workforce research and policy analysis in collaboration with federal and state agencies.
Provides consultation to local, state, regional and national policy makers on health workforce issues.
Develops and refines analytical methods for measuring state health workforce supply and requirements.
Contributes to the understanding of health workforce issues and findings.
Disseminates study results to a wide audience for application by policymakers.
Funded through multiple grants and contracts
Thomas Norris, Chair, Department of Family Medicine