Promoting excellence in health care resource allocation decisions

HEDS makes major contributions in areas that include the valuation of health, the analysis of health policy, welfare and equity, technology appraisal, evidence synthesis, econometrics and information sciences

HEDS Summer 2018 Newsletter

The HEDS Summer 2018 Newsletter is available now. Highlights include an update on work by ScHARR’s Alcohol Research Group; a collaboration with colleagues from the Universities of York and Manchester on the cost of avoidable medication errors and news of a large European Union-supported project including HEDS' Dr Pete Dodd, investigating a combined tuberculosis and HIV intervention in South Africa and Zambia.

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New paper on Sampling Ordered Parameters in Probabilistic Sensitivity Analysis

Dr. Shijie Ren (also known as Kate Ren) has recently published a paper with some colleagues from HEDS and the University of Glasgow proposing a new method of sampling ordered parameters for use in cost-effectiveness analysis. The article, published in Pharmacoeconomics, is available open-access and includes a Microsoft Excel workbook to implement the method. (Image by Ecole Polytechnique, CC BY-SA 2.0)

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1-Day short course: Using Social Media and the Web to Communicate and Measure your Research Impact

This course will show staff who have some experience of using social media tools how to maximise them and what other options exist. We will show you how to get more from your mobile device and how you can truly be a digital academic fit for the 21st Century. (Image CC BY 2.0)

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