HEOR & Market Access Writing Workshop”, March 26-27, 2015, Philadelphia.
The Centre for the Economics of Mental and Physical Health will hold a two-day summer school course on economic evaluation in mental health.
3 - 8 February 2014
UMIT - The Health & Life Sciences University
Hall i.T., Austria
The course has been specifically designed for general practitioners of Medicine who want to utilize Information & Communication Technology (ICT) in their field to attain a competitive edge over their peers. Undergoing this three-month comprehensive course they will build a strong knowledge base in Medical Informatics and get certified by a certificate. The course is designed to keep the students abreast of advances that affect every day medical process. Moreover, this being a distance learning program is perfect for busy professionals who may not have the time to take up a full-time course. We have developed an easy to understand format with Tele-Medicine focus.
A new survey of health economics and outcomes research (HEOR) leaders in pharmaceutical companies found a high level of confidence that the industry will continue to invest in such research, says a study from Center for the Evaluation of Value and Risk in Health. Ninety-two percent of respondents said they think HEOR will be used more frequently by their companies in the future. In addition, 55 percent said FDAMA Section 114 has been a useful channel for promotion of health economics information, and 49 percent said the U.S. government should use cost-effectiveness analysis in coverage and reimbursement decisions. More information here. (Source: Expert Reviews, 2013).
Now accepting applicants for 2013-2014 program which begins in September 2013. The M.Sc. is offered by the Economics DA at the University of Manchester, ranked as 7th in the UK by the World University Rankings. It is co-organised by the dynamic and fast-growing Manchester Centre for Health Economics, who undertake research for the Medical Research Council, the National Institute for Health Research, the Department of Health and the European Union.
2 Course Dates - Sept 6th and 20th: The course aims to introduce the key principles of evaluation of complex
interventions and where and why these methods are useful for research in health and social care settings.
This course is designed for participants with little to moderate knowledge of the Health Technology Assessment (HTA) process who want to learn more about the components and conduct of high quality HTAs. Particular attention will be paid to the role of evidence and economic evaluation within the HTA framework. The course is suitable for a wide range of participants from academic, public or private sectors. Participants will be involved in a 3-day practical hands-on workshop teaching HTA methodology. October 15-17, 2013.
The Health Economics Research Centre at Eötvös Loránd University (ELTE) in collaboration with ISPOR Hungary Chapter (Hungarian Health Economics Assocation / META) organizes a summer university course with the title of 'HTA implementation in Central-Eastern European countries'. The faculty consists of internationally recognized experts: •Prof. Ron Akehurst (School of Health and Related Research (ScHARR), University of Sheffield) •Prof. Johan L. Severens (institute for Medical Technology Assessment (iMTA), Erasmus University) •Dr. Ken Redekop (institute for Medical Technology Assessment (iMTA), Erasmus University) Course Leader: Dr. Zoltán Kaló (Health Economics Research Centre, Eötvös Loránd University)