Health Economics Research Group (HERG)

The Health Economics Research Group (HERG) has developed an international reputation in health economics, building on strong foundations and a consistent strategy pursued over more than twenty-five years.

HERG's strategic focus is on the economic evaluation of a broad range of clinical and health service technologies and its dual aim is to provide applied, policy-relevant research whilst developing and refining methods to increase the rigour and relevance of such studies.

This strategy is highly relevant as economic evaluation begins to play more and more influential roles in international and national policies on the adoption and use of specific technologies.

HERG External Seminar: Will research active NHS organisations see improvements in the healthcare they deliver?

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Presenter: Annette Boaz is a Professor of Health Care Research in the Faculty of Health, Social Care and Education at Kingston University and St George’s University of London. Her research focuses on the relationship between research evidence, policy and practice, implementation, improvement and patient engagement.

Publication in leading journal from master's placement at HERG

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Congratulation to Marrit Berg and colleagues for having this paper published in Addiction, a leading international journal:  Model-based economic evaluations in smoking cessation and their transferability to new contexts: A systematic review

All good things come in 3s and HERG has had such success twice over

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Three Postgraduate Degrees this year and Three researchers nominated for the Brunel Research Institutes Awards

Page last updated: Wednesday 08 March 2017