CBEH Research Seminar Series

The Centre for Business and Economics of Health's Research Seminar Series provides an opportunity for domestic and international health economics researchers to network and collaborate. The seminars are an integral part of the Centre's research culture.

For further enquiries about the Seminar Series or if you are interested in presenting a seminar, please contact us.

Contacts

Dr Jonas Fooken
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Prenatal economics shocks and birth outcomes

11 June 2018 12:00pm1:00pm
The effects of major prenatal economic shocks experienced by mothers on two indicators of newborn infant health - birth weights and head circumferences.
Economic evaluation in ageing research: From treatment to intervention

Economic evaluation in ageing research: From treatment to intervention

28 September 2017 11:00am1:00pm
The ageing population is one of the major global health challenges. In ageing research, economic evaluation studies would provide information about the cost-effectiveness of medical treatments, health technologies or interventions and thus contribute to guiding healthcare resource allocation and forming health policies.
Professor Anthony Scott

Physician competition and low value health care. Evidence from primary care.

29 August 2017 2:00pm3:00pm
This seminar discusses a paper examining the impact of competition on the quality of care provided by physicians.
Dr Erez Yoeli

Behavioural insights promote Tuberculosis treatment success in a randomized control trial

9 August 2017 1:30pm2:30pm
Successful Tuberculosis (TB) treatment is critical for reducing transmission and lowering treatment costs. Mobile health interventions incorporating behavioural insights promise to increase treatment success, but have largely fallen short of expectations.
Guest speaker Dr Erez Yoeli.