The Health Economics Research Centre (HERC)
HERC was established by the University of Oxford in 1996. Our aim is to contribute to health and healthcare in the UK and internationally, by conducting research on economic aspects of health and disease, the costs and benefits of prevention and treatment, and the design and evaluation of health systems.
Variation in spend on young mental health across Clinical Commissioning Groups in England: a cross-sectional observational study
ROCKS S. et al, (2019), BMJ Open
The effectiveness of home versus community-based weight control programmes initiated soon after breast cancer diagnosis: a randomised controlled trial.
Harvie M. et al, (2019), Br J Cancer
Oral versus intravenous antibiotics for bone and joint infections: the OVIVA non-inferiority RCT.
Scarborough M. et al, (2019), Health technology assessment (Winchester, England), 23, 1 - 92
The Challenge of Transparency and Validation in Health Economic Decision Modelling: A View from Mount Hood.
Kent S. et al, (2019), PharmacoEconomics
Implementation of a genomic medicine multi-disciplinary team approach for rare disease in the clinical setting: a prospective exome sequencing case series.
Taylor J. et al, (2019), Genome Med, 11
Cost-effectiveness of oral versus intravenous antibiotics (OVIVA) in patients with bone and joint infection: evidence from a non-inferiority trial
McMeekin N. et al, (2019), Wellcome Open Research, 4, 108 - 108
The clinical and cost effectiveness of total versus partial knee replacement in patients with medial compartment osteoarthritis (TOPKAT): 5-year outcomes of a randomised trial
BEARD D. et al, (2019), The Lancet
Forthcoming HERC Courses
- THURSDAY, 7 NOVEMBER 2019, OXFORD.
- FRIDAY, 8 NOVEMBER 2019, OXFORD.
HERC & BRC Bursary Scheme
Since 2015, HERC has been in collaboration with the Research Education and Training Group at the Biomedical Research Council (BRC) and has supported over 30 funded places to attend our Health Economics Short Courses.
For more information on how to apply for these bursaries please visit the Oxford BRC website HERE
Founded in 1996
Over 1000 course participants
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Forthcoming HERC Events
Monday, 16 September 2019, 2.30pm to 3.30pm @ Big Data Institute, Lower Ground Seminar Room, University of Oxford Old Road Campus, OX3 7LF
Monday, 11 November 2019, 9.15am to 5pm @ Merton College, Merton Street Oxford, OX1 4JD
Organised by the Nuffield Department of Population Health, University of Oxford 11th November 2019 at Merton College, Merton Street Oxford, 9:30 am to 5:00 pm