Conferences and Events
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Various Dates

  • Centre for Health Economics - Seminar Series

    Research staff at the Centre for Health Economics, together with visiting and invited researchers, report on methodological issues and results of current research in the health sector. Visitors are welcome, and discussion and debate is encouraged.

    Seminars are generally held once a month, on the first Wednesday of the month, usually between 1.00pm and 2.00pm at the Centre for Health Economics, RB Scotton Room, 2nd Floor, Room 278, Building 75 (The Strip), Clayton Campus.

  • Health Sciences Events - University of Otago, New Zealand

  • The Health Economics Group at the University of Melbourne - Short Courses 2015


    1. Introduction to Cost Effectiveness Analysis in Health. A one-day course that provides policy makers, clinicians, researchers and managers with an understanding of the key concepts, terminology and processes used in economic evaluation of health programs.
    Dates offered: 27th February, 20th April, 7th August and 13th November. Further details and registration links can be found here.

    2. Practical Methods for Health Economic Evaluation. A three-day course aimed at those who are engaging in cost effectiveness analysis, or for those who need a more detailed understanding of the methods used in economic evaluation within their current roles.
    Dates offered: 21st -23rd April. Further details and registration links can be found here.

    3. Designing Economic evaluation alongside trials. A one-day course designed for researchers undertaking clinical studies (including investigators and trial managers) who would like to include an economic evaluation alongside their studies.
    Dates offered: 4th May. Further details and registration links can be found here.

    4. Incorporating Health Economics into Grant Proposals. A half-day course that provides researchers with an overview of the role of health economics in grant proposals, and practical assistance with the health economics paragraphs in grant writing.
    Dates offered: 16th November 2015. Further details and registration links can be found here.

June 2015

  • Patient reported outome measures (PROMs): new horizons in health-related quality of life improvements

    Organiser: Centre of Research Excellence in Patient Safety (CREPS), Monash University
    Date: 25th and 26th June 2015
    Venue: The Alfred Medical Research and Education Precinct (AMREP) Lecture Theatre, 75 Commercial Rd, The Alfred, Melbourne Vic 3004
    Cost: From $50 student rate / $120 general rate

    Who should attend:
    • Clinicians;
    • Clinical research coordinators;
    • Clinical trials coordinators;
    • Data managers;
    • Quality managers;
    • Researchers;
    • Medical students;
    • Patients and their family members; and
    • Members of the general public.
    Contact: Catherine Pound Ph: +61 3 9903 0891 / Email:
    Payment and flyer details: please visit
  • ICF Education Webinar - 19 June 2015


    Topics planned to be covered by different speakers in this Webinar include: ICF and university education in Australia; ICF education in health and disability practice settings; international developments 

    More information and to register.

August 2015

  • Resilient Health Care: the move from Safety-I to Safety-II

    Novotel Sydney Manly Pacific Hotel, 55 North Steyne, Manly, Sydney.

    10 August

    This is a one day conference not to be missed and will bring together leading experts in the area of patient safety for an exciting, cutting edge presentation and exploration of the new possibilities of resilient health care and the move from safety-I to safety-II perspectives.