AHES Conference 20192019-04-02T06:54:17+00:00

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)

Plenary Sessions

Professor Tom Buchmueller

AHES is excited to be hosting Prof Buchmueller for this year's conference. Prof 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.

Abstract Submissions

Abstract submissions are now open via the online submission system until Sunday 26th May 2019. For submission guidelines please click here.

AHED Workshop

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.

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.