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ASHE Medal

Deadline: 15 February 2006 5pm EST

Description. The ASHE Medal is awarded biennially to the economist age 40 or under who has made the most significant contributions to the field of health economics.

Eligibility. Applicants must be age 40 or younger on January 1 of the year of the ASHE conference. Applicants must hold their primary appointment in an institution based in North America, but need not be citizens of a North American country. As a condition of receiving this honor, the recipient must attend the ASHE conference.

Criteria. The primary criteria are scholarly contributions to health economics through publications in economics journals. Contributions may be theoretical, empirical, or both.

Materials. A complete submission will include a brief nominating letter from a colleague and the candidate’s curriculum vitae.

Deadline. The deadline is 15 February 5:00 pm ET in the year of the ASHE conference. Submissions must be sent electronically to Bill Swan (bill@healtheconomics.us).

Judging. All members of the Awards Committee will review all applications. In the event of a conflict of interest, a new committee member will replace the member with the conflict.


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Welcome to ASHEcon

The American Society of Health Economists (ASHEcon) is a professional organization dedicated to promoting excellence in health economics research in the United States. ASHEcon is an affiliate of the International Health Economics Association (iHEA). ASHEcon provides a forum for emerging ideas and empirical results of health economics research.