Greetings from the HHES Organizers:
We are pleased to invite you to submit a paper for the first Highland Health Economics Symposium (HHES) to be held June 18-20, 2017 at the Roshven House, Lochailort, Scotland. The conference will provide a global forum for path-breaking health economics research critical to public policy, financing and technology innovation. Five papers will be selected by the organizing committee for presentation on June 19 and 20. Up to two presenters for each paper will be eligible for travel and lodging honorarium. Brief panel discussions with medical industry experts will be woven into the program. Additional attendees not presenting papers will be invited to participate in the program and sponsored activities such as the US versus UK health economics salmon and lobster fishing challenge.
Analysis Group Inc. provides innovative solutions in the areas of health economics, outcomes research, biostatistics and epidemiology to clients in the pharmaceutical, biotechnology and medical device industries. By drawing on our expertise in health economics, biostatistics, econometrics, statistics and epidemiology, and through collaboration with leading academics, we offer cutting-edge analyses to address business challenges that require the highest quality of rigorous, evidence-based research. Our healthcare projects often involve identifying valuable research questions, designing and implementing data-intensive analyses, and disseminating research findings through conference presentations, peer-reviewed publications, and media releases.
Analysis Group Inc. provides innovative solutions to clients in the pharmaceutical, biotechnology, diagnostic, and medical device industries. By drawing on our deep understanding of the health care industry and technical expertise, we assist life sciences companies with demonstrating and communicating the value of their products, based on rigorous research and analysis.
The University of Minnesota is pleased to host the Eighth Annual Midwest Health Economics Conference (MHEC), to be held May 19-20 in Minneapolis, Minnesota. The conference is sponsored by the Division of Health Policy and Management in the School of Public Health.
Nominations and applications are invited for the position of Dean of the School of Public Health at the University of Illinois at Chicago (UIC).
UIC, the largest public research university located in the metropolitan Chicago area, is a major contributor to the economic, academic and healthcare vitality of the city. UIC has a budget of $2.095 billion and with more than $313 million in annual research awards (FY16), UIC ranks among the leading universities in federal research funding. The campus serves a diverse student population of 29,000 with a faculty and staff of 15,603 and is designated a Minority, Hispanic, and Asian American and Pacific Islander Serving Institution. UIC programs span the arts, business, education, humanities, basic, social and health sciences, engineering and technology, social work, urban planning and public policy. The School of Public Health, the only fully-accredited School of Public Health in Illinois, contributes significantly to the research activity of UIC, and links closely to other UIC colleges and care delivery system.
The US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is recruiting to fill approximately 10 PE Fellowship positions for 2017.
Applicants must have a doctoral degree in economics, decision sciences, health services research or related health sciences, industrial engineering, operations research, public policy, or related quantitatively-oriented fields. Non-US citizens are encouraged to apply. All doctoral degree requirements must be completed by 7/14/2017.
The starting annual salary is approximately $73,000 plus full Federal benefits. The application period is now open and closes 1/27/2017. he 2017 fellowship class begins on 8/21/2017 with an intensive orientation and training program. Interested individuals should apply online at: www.cdc.gov/pef. For more information about the PE Fellowship, please contact Adam G. Skelton, PhD, MPH, [email protected], 404-861-3882.