Matt is a health economist with experience in both academia and consultancy. He joined the Health Economics Research Group at Brunel University London in 2010, specialising in the methods and application of economic evaluation in healthcare, before moving to a London health economics consultancy in 2016.
He has been involved in several clinical trial study teams as part of collaborations with the research and development department at Papworth NHS Trust and the Biostatistics Unit at the University of Cambridge (TOMADO, ASTER, AMAZE, and Ministern) as well as with the University of Warwick (SARAH). Matt has paricular research interests in the evaluation of abdominal aortic aneurysm screening programmes and decision modelling in this context, most recently as Co-investigator on an NIHR HTA grant (Screening Women for Aneurysms [SWAN]). He has also provided input to the external assessment of industry submissions for NICE, as part of their medical technologies evaluation
He currently holds a part-time Research Fellow position at the University of Surrey, with current projects including EU Horizon 2020 and NIHR funded research in Diabetes (iHealth, BEATDiabetes) and care home staffing and quality (STARQ) and supports the Kent/Surrey Research Design Service.
He has supported teaching at Brunel through short courses, health economics lectures on PG courses and development of materials for the online Master's in Public Health and Health Promotion, as well as contributing to the Imperial College London Master's in Genomic Medicine, before taking up a Lecturer (Education) in Health Economics role in July 2020.
MSc Health Economics, University of York
BA (Hons), Economics, Durham University
Newest selected publications
Glover, M., Jones, E., Masconi, KL., Sweeting, MJ. and Thompson, SG. (2018) 'Discrete Event Simulation for Decision Modelling in Health Care: Lessons from Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm Screening'. Medical Decision Making, 38 (4). pp. 439 - 451. ISSN: 1552-681X Open Access Link
Glover, M., Montague, E., Pollitt, A., Guthrie, S., Hanney, S., Buxton, M. and (2018) 'Estimating the returns to United Kingdom publicly funded musculoskeletal disease research in terms of net value of improved health outcomes'. Health Research Policy and Systems, 16 (1). pp. 1. ISSN: 1478-4505 Open Access Linket al.
Hanney, S., Greenhalgh, T., Blatch-Jones, A., Glover, M. and Raftery, J. (2017) 'The impact on healthcare, policy and practice from 36 multi-project research programmes: findings from two reviews.'. Health research policy and systems, 15 (1). pp. 26 - 26. ISSN: 1478-4505 Open Access Link
Raftery, J., Hanney, S., Greenhalgh, T., Glover, M. and Blatch-Jones, A. (2016) 'Models and applications for measuring the impact of health research: Update of a systematic review for the health technology assessment programme'. Health Technology Assessment, 20 (76). pp. 1 - 254. ISSN: 1366-5278 Open Access Link
Sharples, LD., Clutterbuck-James, AL., Glover, MJ., Bennett, MS., Chadwick, R., Pittman, MA. and (2016) 'Meta-analysis of randomised controlled trials of oral mandibular advancement devices and continuous positive airway pressure for obstructive sleep apnoea-hypopnoea'. SLEEP MEDICINE REVIEWS, 27. pp. 108 - 124. ISSN: 1087-0792 Open Access Linket al.