Health economics for public health decision-making

Health economics for public health decision-making

Course dates:
23 July, 2018 to 27 July, 2018
350 CHF
Economics, Multidisciplinary
Application deadline:
Friday, 25 May, 2018
University of Lausanne
Lausanne, Switzerland

General information

This course will cover advanced theoretical and methodological tools in economic evaluation, with a focus on their application in public health. It will cover key topics in modelling costs, estimating comparative effectiveness of interventions from observational data and using economic reasoning to inform policy and practice. The course will combine lectures and computer lab sessions.


Rooms have been prebooked at the Student housing “Planète Bleue” as well as at the Youth Hostel Lausanne Jeunotel. Rooms will be given on a “first come first serve” basis.

Youth Hostel Lausanne Jeunotel


Single room: from CHF 90.- per night
Room shared by two people : from CHF 56.- per person per night
Taxes: CHF 2.60.- per person per night

*Please note that prices are indicative and subject to change, depending on the date of booking

Student housing “Planète Bleue“


Single room: CHF 230.- per week
Double room: CHF 325.- per week for two people
Taxes: CHF 13.- per person per week


Online registration via our website

ECTS accreditation

This is a non credited course, Official Certificate of Attendance delivered


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