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

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Our two FREE online courses are running again in 2018, so if you want to study with the experts at ScHARR to learn how difficult decisions are made about which treatments to fund, and how we can measure the value these treatments bring to patients and society, enrol now! Our Measuring and Valuing Health course started in February 2018 and is still open to new learners and our Health Technology Assessment course is starting in March 2018.

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New HEDS article from Pharmacoeconomics

The School of Health and Related Research Technology Appraisal Group at the University of Sheffield was commissioned to act as the independent Evidence Review Group for a review of the clinical and cost- effectiveness of pertuzumab for the neoadjuvant treatment of women with high-risk, early-stage, HER2-positive breast cancer when used in combination with trastuzumab and chemotherapy.

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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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