The Center for Health, Policy and Economics (CHPE) at the University of Lucerne promotes innovative research and teaching in the area of health economics and policy. Members of the CHPE are committed to improving the health of the population by increasing the effectiveness and efficiency of the health system through the creation, dissemination, and implementation of new scientific evidence.

The CHPE takes an interdisciplinary approach by bringing together and fostering the dialogue among researchers from diverse backgrounds, such as health, medicine, economics, political science, and law. Within the educational programs offered by the University of Lucerne, the CHPE is committed to supporting students in the development of essential skills to understand and solve the challenges that complex health systems face at present and in the future.



University of Lucerne
Center for Health, Policy and Economics
Frohburgstrasse 3
P.O. Box 4466
CH-6002 Lucerne

T +41 (0) 41 229 59 59
F +41 (0) 41 229 56 85