International Doctoral Courses and Seminars in Health Economics and Policy
Phd programs, supplementary courses
Prof. Stephan Boes
The goal of the program is to offer advanced and highly specialized courses in health economics and policy, as well as seminars and workshops with leading international experts. This program is being offered within the framework of the Swiss School of Public Health (SSPH+) and the various partners of SSPH+ (Basel, Lausanne, Lucerne, Lugano and Zurich) will offer specialized courses for the participants.
The International doctoral Courses and Seminars in Health Economics and Policy are intended for PhD students from Swiss universities as well as foreign universities who wish to enhance their specific knowledge and sharpen their capabilities in the field of health economics and policy. Researchers with a PhD in economics and related disciplines as well as health researchers with a significant interest in economics who wish to deepen their knowledge of some topics can also be admitted
- Students receive a certificate for each course that they attend
- Each completed course is awarded 3 ECTS
- Students who pass an exam receive a certificate of success and a grade report
- A certificate for having achieved the PhD specialisation in Health Economics will be awarded for having achieved 15 credits (5 courses). The approval will be signed by the program director
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Overview of Courses:
|Introduction to Economic Evaluation for Health Technology Assessment (Cost Effectiveness Modelling for HTA)||Prof. David Meads, Prof. Bethany Shinkins, Prof. Dan Howdon, Dr. Peter Hall|
|3-7 Jul 2023
|Inequality and Inequity in Health and Health Care||Prof. Tom Van Ourti, Prof. Owen O’Donnell|
|Machine Learning in Health Economics||Alison Cuellar Ph.D.|
|28 Aug - 1 Sep 2023
|Medical Decision Making - A Health Economic Perspective||Prof. Stefan Felder, Prof. Mathias Kifmann|
* Please note that course dates are not confirmed yet, changes are still possible.
- Graduate degree in related discipline
- Personal data/curriculum vitae
- Enrollment Form
Doctoral Program Entry Requirements
Applicants of the International Doctoral Courses and Seminars in Health Economics and Policy need to:
- be registered as candidates of a PhD in economics or in a related discipline
- demonstrate sufficient proficiency in microeconomics, and
- demonstrate sufficient proficiency in econometrics or statistics.
A full resume, along with the enrollment form will have to be submitted to the administration of the program. A final decision with regards to admission will be taken after a thorough and individual assessment of the application.
Students can apply via http://www.sggoe.ch
Partially Online (some attendance required)
PhD Programs, Supplementary Courses
Each of the partner universities offer courses (Basel, Lausanne, Lugano, Lucerne and Zurich) Administration office - Center for Health, Policy and Economics, University of Lucerne, Switzerland
Lucerne , Switzerland