Health Economics for Public Health Practice and Research

26. September 2018 at 09:05

8th to 10th April 2019, Bangor, United Kingdom.

This 2-day short course in Health Economics for Public Health Practice and Research will take place from 8th to 10th April 2019, building on 20 years of our experience in teaching health economics to public health practitioners and those undertaking research in public health.

At the end of this short course delegates will have gained an appreciation of the concepts, methods and application of health economics to public health, be able to critically appraise a published economic evaluation of a public health intervention and feel confident in speaking about potential return on investment from public health programmes in the NHS and other settings such as schools and work places.

Who this course is for:

  • Public Health Practitioners
  • Health Economists
  • Nurses
  • Other Health Care Professionals
  • Local Authority and Third Sector Staff Interested in Public Health
  • Health and Social Care Researchers

We will cover:

  • Public Health Preventive Strategies
  • An Overview of Health Economics and Economic Evaluation
  • Challenges of Applying Health Economics to Public Health
  • How we can use RCTs in the Economic Evaluation of Public Health Interventions
  • Decision Modelling in Public Health (introductory session and advanced session)
  • Cost-Benefit Analysis in Public Health
  • Social Return on Investment (SROI)
  • Programme Budgeting Marginal Analysis (PBMA)
  • Valuing Nature in Public Health and the Circular Economy
General Information
Date: 8th to 10th April 2019

Location:
Centre for Health Economics and Medicines Evaluation
Bangor University
Ardudwy, Normal Site
Bangor, Gwynedd
North Wales
LL57 2PZ
United Kingdom

For more information visit the course website.


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