Senior Researcher in Health Economics
Marjan Walli-Attaei joined HERC in mid-October 2022 as a senior researcher in health economics. Working with colleagues at HERC, her current research focuses on the healthcare burden and costs associated with cardiovascular diseases across member countries of the European Society of Cardiology.
Her research interests include measuring inequalities in health and healthcare; access to essential medicines in low- and middle-income countries; and the epidemiology of cardiovascular diseases with a focus on women living in low- and middle-income countries.
Marjan obtained a PhD in Health Policy with a specialisation in Health Economics from McMaster University, Canada, and completed a Postdoctoral fellowship at the Population Health Research Institute, Canada.
Economic burden of cardiovascular diseases in the European Union: a population-based cost study
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