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Case Study: Engaging Diverse Populations in Research

A look at how we're working with NIH to build trust, support, and participation within communities historically underrepresented in biomedical research and ensure the landmark All of Us Research initiative is truly reflective of the diversity of our country.

Spotlight on HCM's Work in the Diabetes Community

HCM is passionate about working with those impacted by Type 1 and Type 2 diabetes. Learn more about our extensive work in the community here.

Back To Basics

Back to Basics explores how the HIV/AIDS advocacy movement revolutionized patient engagement.

The report highlights 5 key elements of the advocacy model that can be used by today's patient advocates to catalyze significant public policy change.

American Dream 2.0

A coalition of civil rights, student, business, higher education and philanthropic leaders issue The American Dream 2.0 and call for improvements in college completion and financial aid. The coalition came together because they see the promise of using incentives within the $226 billion financial aid system to help address our nation's college completion challenge.

Driving Better Outcomes

Driving Better Outcomes:Typology and Principles to Inform Outcomes-Based Funding Models is an in-depth look at the evolution of state outcomes-based funding policies over time and the types of policies being implemented across the country.


HCM Strategists is a public policy advocacy and consulting firm dedicated to making a difference in the lives of students and patients. We believe that good policy ideas are created when individuals are given a voice, and that sound public policy drives progress. We strive to align, advocate for and advance such policy to improve education and health outcomes.  Learn more

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