Professor Jane Hall receives the biennial NHMRC Outstanding Contribution Award

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Prof Hall recieving her award from Professor Kelso, CEO of NHMRC (Photo from NHMRC. Photographer, Irene Dowdy from ID Photo (

Professor Jane Hall, University of Technology Sydney

Professor Jane Hall is Distinguished Professor of Health Economics in the Business School at the University of Technology Sydney. She has worked across many areas of health economics, including health technology assessment, measurement of quality of life, end of life care, health workforce, the economics of primary care and funding and financing issues. She established the Centre for Health Economics Research and Evaluation (CHERE) in 1990 and served as Director until 2012. She remains in the Centre as Director, Strategy. Professor Hall is committed to the strengthening of the fields of health economics and health services research. She was largely responsible the formation of the Health Services Research Association of Australia and New Zealand. She has been President of the International Health Economics Association, and the Public Health Association of Australia and New Zealand. Professor Hall is a Fellow of the Academy of Social Sciences in Australia and a Fellow of the Australian Academy of Health and Medical Science.