CHIME was established in 2016 to support the generation and dissemination of research findings that improve the efficiency and effectiveness of healthcare.


    • To conduct innovative research that improves patient-centered health outcomes.
    • To provide expertise, service, and data access to researchers who share our mission.
    • To serve as a model community of scholars that inspires colleagues and collaborators.

    Guiding Principles

    • Research integrity
    • Scientific rigor
    • Interpersonal respect
    • Cross-disciplinary collaboration

    Joint Initiative