C2E2 Educational Series: Introduction to Health Economics

Date 
Wednesday, November 8, 2017 - 1:00pm - 4:30pm
Event Location 

C2E2 at Vancouver General Hospital 

7th Floor, 828 W. 10th Avenue

Vancouver

Details 

Topics:

  • Discuss how economics can contribute to decision making and what settings are best suited to the application of health economic analytical methods
  • Outline and distinguish between commonly used tools for economic evaluation including cost-effectiveness analysis and cost-utility analysis
  • Describe basic components of economic evaluations such as perspective, time horizon, discounting and sensitivity analysis

 

Faculty:

Craig Mitton, PhD

Professor, School of Population & Public Health, UBC

Senior Scientist, Centre for Clinical Epidemiology & Evaluation, VCHRI

William Hall, MSc

PhD Candidate, School of Population & Public Health, UBC

Research Associate, Centre for Clinical Epidemiology & Evaluation, VCHRI

 

Fee: $60 *Early Bird: $40* Student: $30

Early bird ends: Wednesday, October 18, 2017 Registration opens: Oct. 11

Students: Limit 5

Capacity: 18

 

For more information

Contact Pamela Lee at pamela.lee@ubc.ca
Visit www.C2E2.ca