This webinar will provide an introduction to the research of the Economics of Women's Health that has recently commenced with the NHMRC CRE WaND (Women and Non-Communicable Diseases). It will focus on research that analyses the Australian Longitudinal Study of Women's Health, focusing on the applications underpinned by health economics theory. The event will be the first of many future webinars and seminars in the Economics of Women's Health.
If you would like to attend, please register via the link below and a Zoom link to the event, with password, will be emailed to you the week before the event date.
Date & Time: Thursday 02nd July 2020, 10 am to 11.30 am
Chair: Professor Brenda Gannon
10.00 – 10.05 am
Chairperson – Professor Brenda Gannon (School of Economics and Centre for the Business and Economics of Health (CBEH), University of Queensland)
10.05 – 10.25 am
Resource use implications of NCDs for women
Presenter – Danusha Jayawardana (CBEH, University of Queensland)
10.25 – 10.45 am
The rise and fall in out-of-pocket costs in Australia: An analysis
of the Strengthening Medicare reforms
Presenter – Professor Kees Van Gool (Centre for Health Economics Research and Evaluation (CHERE), University of Technology Sydney)
10.45 – 11.05 am
Do access, quality and cost of general practice affect emergency department use?
Presenter – Dr. Anton Pak (Australian Institute of Tropical Health and Medicine (AITHM), James Cook University)
11.05 – 11.25 am
Effects of Consumer Directed Care on population health: The Australian case
Presenter – Michelle Tran (School of Economics and CBEH, University of Queensland)
11.25 – 11.30 am