10 06, 2018

Economic Growth and Inequality in Health and Wellbeing

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MELBOURNE INSTITUTE PUBLIC ECONOMICS FORUM Wednesday 13th Jun 2018 11:30 am - 1:45 pm Hyatt Canberra 120 Commonwealth Ave Yarralumla ACT 2600 The health and wellbeing of individuals play a key role in economic growth and productivity, yet inequalities in health and wellbeing persist. This forum will explore the relationship between economic growth and health [...]

10 06, 2018

AHES Conference 2018 Expressions of Interest – Health Economics and Planetary Health Session

By |2018-06-10T06:45:20+00:00June 10th, 2018|

Abstracts are invited for a session linking health economics and planetary health and the environment. A broad range of submissions will be welcomed; topics might include areas as diverse as the interface between health economics and environmental economics and/or ecological economics, the economics of environmentally sustainable health systems, economic aspects of the health impacts of [...]

10 06, 2018

UQ Centre for Health Services Research Seminar “The economics of dementia- Using the economics perspective to reflect on current and future issues in dementia”

By |2018-06-10T06:44:44+00:00June 10th, 2018|

As part of the UQ – Exeter collaboration, the Centre for Health Services Research would like to invite you to a half day seminar on the economics of dementia followed by a panel discussion with International Guest Speaker - Professor Colin Green, University of Exeter, Professor Stephen Birch, Professor Julie Ratcliffe, Kim-Huong Nguyen and Associate [...]

10 06, 2018

UNSW Business School Seminar: Healthcare Markets: For-profit vs. Nonprofit Hospital Competition

By |2018-06-10T06:44:15+00:00June 10th, 2018|

Seminar: Healthcare Markets: For-profit vs. Nonprofit Hospital Competition Professor Steven Shugan is visiting UNSW Business School in May as part of our Distinguished Scholar scheme. All are welcome to attend the seminar and lunch, details below. Date: Tuesday, 15th May Time: 11 – 12.30pm Venue: Central Lecture Block 1 Join us for a catered lunch [...]

10 06, 2018

Melbourne Institute Public Economics Forum: Economic growth and inequality in health and well-being

By |2018-06-10T06:43:39+00:00June 10th, 2018|

Melbourne Institute Public Economics Forum 'Economic growth and inequality in health and well-being' The health and well-being of individuals play a key role in economic growth and productivity, yet inequalities in health and well-being persist. This forum will explore the relationship between economic growth and health and well-being, focus on how the health and well-being [...]

10 06, 2018

6th MABEL Research and Policy Forum / MABEL Data Users Workshop

By |2018-06-10T06:43:13+00:00June 10th, 2018|

6th MABEL Research and Policy Forum / MABEL Data Users Workshop Medicine in Australia: Balancing Employment and Life (MABEL) is pleased to announce that the 6th MABEL Research and Policy Forum will be held at the University of Melbourne on Thursday 7th June 2018. This year’s forum will focus on finding evidence-based solutions to some [...]

10 06, 2018

Senate Select Committee on Stillbirth Research and Education

By |2018-06-10T06:41:56+00:00June 10th, 2018|

On 27 March 2018 the Senate established the Select Committee on Stillbirth Research and Education, to inquire and report by the second sitting Thursday of 2019. The committee's terms of reference are as follows: The future of stillbirth research and education in Australia, with particular reference to: consistency and timeliness of data available to researchers [...]

10 06, 2018

The International Academy of Health Preference Research (IAHPR) conference

By |2018-06-10T06:41:25+00:00June 10th, 2018|

For those who are interested in attending the International Academy of Health Preference (IAHPR) conference in Hobart, Tasmania on Thursday 27th September 2018, the abstract submission system for IAHPR conference is now available via the link below. http://iahpr.org/meetings/ The deadline for submissions is the 8th June 2018. The guidelines are that: Abstract submissions, excluding title [...]

10 06, 2018

Presentations from Revisiting Whitlam’s Vision for Health: Economists, Data and Efficient Forum

By |2018-06-10T06:40:51+00:00June 10th, 2018|

Late last year, the Centre for Health Policy at the University of Melbourne organised a policy forum to re-examine and celebrate the 50th anniversary of a landmark speech by the former Australian Prime Minister Edward Gough Whitlam. The forum was partly supported by the Australian Health Economics Society. Whitlam’s speech was notable in that it [...]