The Australian Health Economics Society (AHES) looks forward to welcoming you to the 41st Annual AHES conference at the Stamford Plaza Melbourne, on the Tuesday 24th and Wednesday 25th September, 2019.
The local organisers is Ou Yang (Melbourne Institute of Applied Economic and Social Research)
AHES is excited to be hosting Professor Tom Buchmueller and Professor Jody Sindelar for this year's conference.
Professor Tom Buchmueller
Professor Buchmueller holds the Chair of Business Economics and Public Policy at the University of Michigan Ross School of Business. He had undertaken extensive research in the US, as well as in other countries such as France, Australia and the Netherlands, on the impact of public policies on health insurance markets, and on impacts of health care reform. Most recently, his research has focused on the impact of the Affordable Care Act expanded insurance coverage on patients and health care provider organisations.
Professor Jody Sindelar
Dr. Jody Sindelar is a Professor of Public Health and Economics at the Yale School of Public Health (YSPH), Department of Health Policy and Management (HPM), and at the Yale University Department of Economics. In addition, she is a Research Associate at the National Bureau Economic Research (NBER), Research Fellow at the IZA Institute of Labor Economics, Associated Faculty at the Institution for Social and Policy Studies (ISPS) at Yale, Bing Visiting faculty at Rand Corporation in Santa Monica, CA and Washington, DC, and has been the President-elect, President, Past President & founding member of the American Society of Health Economists (ASHEcon).
Registration is now open via our conference website. Early bird registration closes on the 31st August 2019. Please ensure you update your AHES membership well in advance of registering for the conference to ensure you are able to receive our special conference rates for members.
In conjunction with the Conference, the 7th Australian Health Economics Workshop will be held in Melbourne on the Monday 23rd September 2019. Please visit the AHED workshop page for more details.
The Australian Health Economics Society Annual General Meeting will be held on the Tuesday 24th September, before the Conference Dinner.
The conference dinner will be held on the Tuesday 24th September. More information will be posted when the registration for the conference opens.
Please note this site will be updated regularly with more details as they become available.
For Conference Enquiries please contact AHES Vice President Sonja Kassenboehmer.