EuHEA is interested in receiving proposals from academic health economics organizations to host the 2022 congress of the association for up to 1000 delegates. We welcome proposals from universities and national organizations as well as established health economics research centers.
Applications for the Pedro Pita Barros Award are open. The award aims to promote research in health economics by young researchers. It awards the best scientific paper in health economics, published in a peer-review journal. Please send your application here with subject ‘Pedro Pita Barros Award’ by September 30, 2018. Please refer to this document for information on eligibility and other important details, and to this site for general information.
The European Commision invites applicants to submit tenders for a study that is expected to employ behavioural analysis to focus on the motives that cause professionals to behave in a socially desirable way. For more information on the tender and applications procedure please click here.
The 27th European Association of Hospital Managers Congress will take place on the 26-28 September 2018 in Cascais, Portugal. The theme of the congress, 'Redefining the Role of Hospitals - Innovating in Population Health', will explore the possibility of integrating innovation and technology to positively change how services are delivered and define the role of hospitals in the future. For more information on the congress please visit this website.
On October 26 the New University of Lisbon in collaboration with the Portuguese National School of Public Health will host a multidisciplinary conference titled ‘Health Care Rationing in Europe’. The conference aims to confront key issues with health care rationing from a multidisciplinary point of view. The deadline for abstract submission will be on August 1. For more information on the conference, please visit the official website.
The Commonwealth Fund, in collaboration with B. Braun Stiftung, invites the nomination of candidates for the 2019-2020 Harkness/B. Braun Stiftung Fellowship in Health Care Policy and Practice. The candidate's name, job title, organisation and email should be sent to Robin Osborn. The deadline for the receipt of applicants is November 12, 2018. For more information on eligibility, the project or application process, please email Robin Osborn or refer to the website.
The Health Economics Research Unit at the University of Aberdeen presents a three-day course on discrete choice experiments and their use in the area of health economics. It will take place on November 21-23 at the Jury’s Inn, Aberdeen, and centre attention on theoretical and practical issues related to discrete choice experiments. Further information on the course and registration details may be found here. If you are unable attend the course this year but would be interested to however attend the course in the future, please send an email to Ms. Alison Findlay to be added to the mailing list.