Health economics for public health decision-making

Health economics for public health decision-making

Course dates:
20 July, 2020 to 24 July, 2020
500 CHF
Economics, Multidisciplinary
Application deadline:
Sunday, 31 May, 2020
University of Lausanne
Lausanne, Switzerland

Due to the covid-19 outbreak, the 2020 edition of the school has been cancelled. The school will be rescheduled in 2021.

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.


Accommodation is not covered by the fees. However, rooms have been prebooked  at the Youth Hostel Lausanne Jeunotel. They will be given on a “first come first serve” basis.

Youth Hostel Lausanne Jeunotel

Buffet breakfast, bed linen, and transportation pass for Lausanne are included in the reservation. If you would like to book a room, please contact us.


Single room: from CHF 91.- per night
Room shared by two people : from CHF 59.- per person per night
Taxes: CHF 2.90.- per person per night

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


Online registration via our website

ECTS accreditation

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