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Event: Economic Evaluation Of Health Care Programmes

Date: November 27 – 30, 2017
Last date of registration: Last date of registration – Nov 13, 2017

About the course
Policy makers and managers have to constantly look for evidences to base and back their decisions with. These evidences come from various forms of research conducted at different levels. Economic Evaluations provide valuable evidence on the efficiency of public health programmes by combining economic and health outcome information and provide a transparent aid for decision making. This workshop would provide an overview at the various forms of Economic Evaluations and their usage. Detailed understanding of cost-effectiveveness, cost-utility and cost-benefit analysis will be provided. Participants would get hands on experience of working with data and conduct an economic evaluation using a computer based decision analysis software. Primary focus will be on cost-effectiveness analysis

At the end of this workshop participants should be able to: understand the various forms of economic evaluations and their usage, get a detailed understanding and practice of cost-effectiveness, cost-utlity and cost-benefit analysis using contingent valuation, identify various areas in their own workplaces that may benefit form economic evaluations, initiate independent studies using basic economic modelling.

Who should attend?
This workshop is suitable for development and public health workers involved in managing projects. It is expected to be beneficial for health service personnel with the responsibility of managing health posts. It would also be suitable for medical residents, faculty involved in clinical research, researchers from the industry, clinical trial managers, PhD scholars, program managers and health professionals involved in clinical care.

Registration Fee
Indian National: 10000 INR per participant
Foreign National: 20000 INR per participant

The registration fee includes course kit, lunch and snacks. Please note that the participants will have to bear their own travel, boarding and lodging expenses. However, the organizers will be able to provide a list of hotels or guesthouses nearby the institute upon request.

How to Apply?
Interested participants may email their completed registration form at trainings@iiphd.org and submit the fee by E-transfer or by Demand Draft in favor of “Public Health Foundation of India” payable Delhi and dispatch to the key contact person. Bank details for E-transfer will be shared upon request. We do not accept cash.

International participants are requested to submit the fee only by E-transfer.

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