Upcoming Health Economics Courses

Run by the Health Economics Unit, Centre for Health Policy Melbourne School of Population and Global Health

INTRODUCTION TO COST EFFECTIVENESS ANALYSIS IN HEALTH

16 April 2018

A one-day short course aiming to provide participants an understanding of how economic analysis can be used to evaluate health programs and aid decision making. Participants will be provided an introduction to the application of economic evaluation methods in health. No previous knowledge is required. The course will consist of short lectures, case studies and practical exercises and is designed for policy makers, clinicians, researchers, managers and others working in the health sector.


Cost $475 – University/Public sector (Early bird rate*)
Register http://go.unimelb.edu.au/eyx6

DESIGNING ECONOMIC EVALUATION ALONGSIDE CLINIAL STUDIES

17 April 2017

A one-day short course providing an overview of economic evaluation alongside randomised controlled trials and other studies, with a particular focus on the design and practical aspects. A combination of lectures and practical exercises will be used and the program will end with a workshop of selected case studies. The course is designed for researchers undertaking trials, investigators, managers and others involved in clinical studies. 


Cost $475 – (Early bird rate*)
Register http://go.unimelb.edu.au/67da

PRACTICAL METHODS FOR HEALTH ECONOMIC EVALUATION

22-24 May 2017

A three-day intensive computer based course in methods for health economic evaluation. The course covers study design principles, techniques for analysing costs and outcomes and an introduction to decision models. Each module is re-enforced by exercises in Excel, TreeAge Pro and STATA. Participants should be familiar with basic statistics and Microsoft Excel. It is designed for those engaged in undertaking cost-effectiveness analysis and resource allocation decision-making.

Cost $1950 (Early bird rate*)
Register http://go.unimelb.edu.au/be3a

For further enquiries, please e-mail us: health-economics@unimelb.edu.au
Or Visit our website: http://go.unimelb.edu.au/j8ba
* Early bird registration closes one month prior to course date

** For enrolment in both April 2018 short curses the combined early bird fee is $800