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.
The societal monetary value of a QALY associated with EQ-5D-3L health gains.
Vallejo-Torres L. et al, (2019), Eur J Health Econ
Effective coverage and budget implications of skill-mix change to improve neonatal nursing care: an explorative simulation study in Kenya
TSIACHRISTAS A. et al, (2019), BMJ Global Health
A review of health economic studies comparing traditional and massively parallel sequencing diagnostic pathways for suspected genetic disorders
Fahr P. et al, (2019), PharmacoEconomics
Synthesis without meta-analysis (SWiM) in systematic reviews: a reporting guideline
SHEPPERD S. et al, (2019), BMJ: British Medical Journal
Mobile money use and social health insurance enrolment among rural dwellers outside the formal employment sector: Evidence from Kenya
Obadha M. et al, (2019), The International Journal of Health Planning and Management
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
Attribute development and level selection for a discrete choice experiment to elicit the preferences of health care providers for capitation payment mechanism in Kenya.
Obadha M. et al, (2019), Health Econ Rev, 9
26 September 2019
Pharmaceutical policies in the long run: Reflections on 60th anniversary of the Hinchliffe Report. This anniversary event was held at Merton College, Oxford on Monday 11 November 2019.
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
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Forthcoming HERC Events
Monday, 09 December 2019, 12.30pm to 1.30pm @ Richard Doll Building, L1 Main Meeting Room, University of Oxford Old Road Campus, OX3 7LF
Thursday, 19 March 2020 @ BMA House Conference & Events Venue Tavistock Square, Bloomsbury, London WC1H 9JP, UK - London
Koen Pouwels, HERC Senior Researcher, will be presenting at this conference, organised by The Economist, on 19 March 2020