Alice Bessey


The University of Sheffield
Regent Court, 30 Regent Street
Sheffield, S1 4DA

Office: 1011

Tel: (+44) (0)114 222 0814
Fax: (+44) (0)114 222 0749


ORCiD: 0000-0001-7677-0309


I joined HEDS in May 2011 as a health economic modeller. I had previously completed my MSc in Health Economics from the University of York in 2010 and my BA(Hons) in International Development from the University of East Anglia in 2009. I have worked on projects for NICE, the NHS Cancer Screening Programmes, and the Department of Health.

Research interests

  • Cost-effectiveness modelling
  • Health care modelling
  • Screening strategies including cervical cancer and inborn errors of the metabolism

Teaching interests

  • Economic evaluation

Current projects

  • Cost-effectiveness of different strategies for the prevention of postnatal depression
  • Cost-effectiveness of expanded newborn screening for inborn errors of the metabolism

Journal articles

Rathbone J, Kaltehnthaler E, Tappenden P, Bessey A, Cantrell A, Richards, A. A systematic review of eculizumab for atypical haemolytic uremic syndrome (aHUS). BMJ OPEN 3(11) 2013


Bessey A, Whyte S, Minton J, Chilcott J. Economic evaluation of an electrical impedance spectroscopy (EIS) device used as an adjunct to colposcopy. Value in Health. 16: A407-A407. Nov 2013

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Conference proceedings papers