DIA 2019 Seeks Abstracts

from tHEORetically Speaking: The HealthEconomics.Com Blog at http://bit.ly/2N23SRF on August 29, 2018 at 05:54PM The DIA 2019 Global Annual Meeting is issuing a call for abstracts for sessions, workshops, individual speaker presentations, and full- or half-day short courses. According to an email, the deadline for abstract submissions is slated for Sept. 12. The event is […]

How Value Can Save Us

from Care And Cost at http://bit.ly/2LASo2M on August 29, 2018 at 05:30PM Brian Klepper Posted 8/19/2018 on The Doctor Weighs In as “Health Value Health Care: Is It the Wave of the Future?” The most consequential health care question of our time is whether the iron grip on policy and the marketplace exerted by the […]

Mental health and the jilted generation: Using age-period-cohort analysis to assess differential trends in young People’s mental health following the Great Recession and austerity in England

from Social Science & Medicine at http://bit.ly/2olvHWY on August 29, 2018 at 04:15PM JavaScript is disabled on your browser. Please enable JavaScript to use all the features on this page. Available online 29 August 2018 Mental health and the jilted generation: Using age-period-cohort analysis to assess differential trends in young People’s mental health following the […]

Equity Weights for Socioeconomic Position: Two Methods—Survey of Stated Preferences and Epidemiological Data

from Value in Health at http://bit.ly/2wwbKAI on August 29, 2018 at 03:02PM Publication date: Available online 28 August 2018 Source: Value in Health Author(s): Anita Lal, Mohammadreza Mohebi, Rohan Sweeney, Marjory Moodie, Anna Peeters, Rob Carter Abstract Background There is an implicit equity approach in cost-effectiveness analysis that values health gains of socioeconomic position groups […]

Job Vacancy – Research Associate in Health Economics and Decision Modelling

from Health Economics and Decision Science Blog @ ScHARR at http://bit.ly/2ohioHh on August 29, 2018 at 07:00AM Job Reference Number: UOS020060Job Title: Research Associate in Health Economics and Decision ModellingApply hereContract Type: Fixed term for 2 yearsWorking Pattern: Full timeFaculty: Faculty of Medicine, Dentistry and HealthDepartment: School of Health and Related Research (ScHARR)Salary: Grade 7 […]

ISPOR Asia Pacific 2018 to Focus on Informing Policy and Strengthening Healthcare Systems

from ISPOR News & Press Releases at http://bit.ly/2woGSmj on August 29, 2018 at 01:04AM Region’s Leading Health Economics and Outcomes Research Conference Will Be Held 8-11 September 2018 in Tokyo, Japan Lawrenceville, NJ, USA—August 29, 2018—ISPOR, the professional society for health economics and outcomes research, released the final program and speakers for its upcoming ISPOR […]

Tenure Track Faculty Position- Goldman School of Public Policy at the University of California, Berkeley

from ASHEcon at http://bit.ly/2BVXyqp on August 28, 2018 at 08:58PM Recruitment Period Open August 25th, 2018 through October 15th, 2018 Description TENURE-TRACK FACULTY POSITION GOLDMAN SCHOOL OF PUBLIC POLICY AT UC BERKELEY The Goldman School of Public Policy at the University of California, Berkeley, invites applications for a tenure-track appointment to the faculty at the […]

Perceived Peer Norms, Health Risk Behaviors, and Clustering of Risk Behaviors Among Palestinian Youth

from RAND Research Topic: Health and Health Care at http://bit.ly/2ojxDzy on August 28, 2018 at 03:18PM Relatively little is known about patterns of health risk behaviors among Middle Eastern youth, including how these behaviors are related to perceived peer norms. In a sample of approximately 2,500 15–24 year old Palestinian youth, perceived engagement of general […]

Blockchain and legal but repugnant markets–a guest post by Stephanie Hurder

from Market Design at http://bit.ly/2wjxHDK on August 28, 2018 at 01:19PM Below is a guest post, by Stephanie Hurder — a Harvard Economics Ph.D. (who I’ve blogged about before, here, and here) and a founder of blockchain economics startup Prysm Group (that I’ve blogged about here). She discusses how blockchain may impact repugnant markets. As Al has written about […]

Identifying the barriers to effective breast, cervical and colorectal cancer screening in thirty one European countries using the Barriers to Effective Screening Tool (BEST)

from Health Policy at http://bit.ly/2BWbLE2 on August 28, 2018 at 01:06PM Publication date: Available online 27 August 2018 Source: Health Policy Author(s): Jennifer Priaulx, Harry J. de Koning, Inge M.C.M. de Kok, György Széles, Martin McKee Abstract The aim of this study was to identify barriers to effective breast, cervical and colorectal cancer screening programmes […]