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12 week online course in Health Economic Evaluation & Decision Making

March 1 - June 30

The School of Public Health, University of Adelaide is offering a 12 week online course in Health Economic Evaluation & Decision Making.

 

The course comprises six modules covering the following topics:

 

Module 1: Key concepts; introduction to quality-adjusted life years; opportunity costs and the cost-effectiveness threshold.
Module 2: Economic evaluation alongside clinical studies; decision trees for economic evaluation.
Module 3: Extrapolating costs and outcomes; state transition models; defining model structures; introduction to model implementation.
Module 4: Estimating input parameter values (transition probabilities; treatment effects; costs; and utility values).
Module 5: Uncertainty analysis (bootstrapping; probability distributions; interpretation).
Module 6: Model performance evaluation (alternative forms of validation, with focus on model calibration).

Each module comprises five on-demand lectures recorded in Storyline, a workbook guided Excel-based practical (with an on-demand solutions video) and a live Zoom-based online clarification session (which is also recorded and available on-demand).

 

For further details, see https://health.adelaide.edu.au/public-health/short-courses/applied-health-economic-evaluation-and-decision-making

 

Prof Jon Karnon

School of Public Health

University of Adelaide

Tel: 08 83133562

Twitter: @jonkarnon @hsraanz

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School of Public Health, University of Adelaide