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Inventory of International Organizations: Other

Commonwealth Fund

Location: New York, New York, and Washington, D.C.
Tel.: 212-606-3800
Organization Leadership: Karen Davis (212-606-3825), President


The Commonwealth Fund is a private foundation that aims to promote a high performing health care system that achieves better access, improved quality, and greater efficiency, particularly for society’s most vulnerable, including low-income people, the uninsured, minority Americans, young children, and elderly adults.”


“The Fund carries out this mandate by supporting independent research on health care issues and making grants to improve health care practice and policy. An international program in health policy is designed to stimulate innovative policies and practices in the United States and other industrialized countries.”

Primary Focus

Operations management

Research Capacity


Research Interest

Health Economics
Research and Modelling
Health Human
No Yes Yes

Relevant Research

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