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HERC participation in conferences during 2009

For earlier years use the links on the left.

4 January 2009

American Economic Association (AEA) conference, San Francisco

Winnie Yip presented on "Health Care Reform in China: Challenges and Opportunities" during the Comparative International Health Systems session which included speakers: Joseph Newhouse (on US), Randy Ellis (on Germany), Tor Iversen (on Nordic Europe), Rachel Lu (Taiwan).

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13 January 2009

Richard Doll Seminars in Public Health and Epidemiology, University of Oxford

Alastair Gray presented ‘The cost-effectiveness of policies to reduce radon-induced lung cancer’

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April 2009

Italian Society of Diabetes, Pollenzo, Piedmont, Italy

Alastair Gray presented 'The economics of diabetes: evidence from the United Kingdom Prospective Diabetes Study'

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21 May 2009

Economics of Genetics Technologies Seminar, hosted by University of East Anglia

Sarah Wordsworth, James Buchanan presented 'Are genomic diagnostics economically viable? The case of the European Inflammatory Bowel Disease DNA chip'

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12-15 July 2009

iHEA 7th World Congress on Health Economics, Beijing, China 'Harmonizing Health and Economics'

Ramon Luengo-Fernandez 'Are results from costing studies overestimated?' and 'Impact of disease and socio-economic status on quality of life: panel evidence from the Oxford Vascular Study.'

Mara Violato, Stavros Petrou 'Family income and child cognitive and behavioural development in the United Kingdom: does money matter?'

Oliver Rivero-Arias, Alastair Gray 'The multinational nature of cost-effectiveness analyses alongside multinational clinical trials'.

James Buchanan, Sarah Wordsworth 'Are genomic diagnostics economically viable? The case of the European Inflammatory Bowel Disease DNA chip'.

Stavros Petrou, 'Should health gains by children be given the same value as health gains by adults in a economic evaluation framework.' and 'Estimating preference-based Health Utilities Index Mark 3 utility scores for childhood conditions in England and Scotland.'

Winnie Yip delivered a plenary speech on 'Reforming China’s health system - lessons from health economics' and organized two sessions: The Holy Grail of Effective Purchasing: Implementation Challenges and Experiences; and Evaluation of China's health care system reform

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5 October 2009

Health Economics Research Group (HERG), Brunel University, external seminar series

Mara Violato gave a presentation 'Family income and child cognitive and behavioural development in the United Kingdom: does money matter?'

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22 October 2009

The Centre for Market and Public Organisation (CMPO), University of Bristol, external seminar series

Mara Violato gave a presentation 'Family income and child cognitive and behavioural development in the United Kingdom: does money matter?'

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24-27 October 2009

ISPOR 12th Annual European Congress 'Health care decision making in Europe: From Patients to Populations'. Le Palais des Congrès de Paris, Paris, France

Emma McIntosh, Terry Flynn and Jordan Louviere led a workshop. 'Recent progress on best-worst scaling: Health-related applications'

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12 November 2009

University of Birmingham, Department of Health Economics, external seminar series.

Stavros Petrou gave a presentation 'Cost-utility analysis of topical intranasal steroids for otitis media with effusion.'

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19 November 2009

National Radon Forum of Ireland, Royal College of Physicians, Dublin, Ireland

Alastair Gray presented 'The cost-effectiveness of policies to reduce radon-induced lung cancer'.

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18-22 November 2009

58th American Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene (ASTMH), Washington

Borislava Mihaylova gave a presentation 'Cost-effectiveness of pre-referral rectal artesunate for suspected severe malaria'.