Health economics research and modelling unit

The Health Economics Research & Modelling Unit contributes technical expertise and policy-relevant research to the Centre for Health Services Research. The Unit works collaboratively with national and international research institutions and industry groups to evaluate health interventions and develop models that progress the field of health economics. Our clinically-related areas of interest are health of older people, dementia, rehabilitation, allied health and telehealth.

Particular areas of methodological research interest include:

  • Decision-analytic and simulation modelling
  • Measuring and valuing health outcomes
  • Health services and systems performance

The Head of the Unit is Associate Professor Tracy Comans.

Staff

  • Associate Professor Tracy Comans

    NHMRC Boosting Dementia Res Fellow
    Centre for Health Services Research
    Health Informatics, Ageing & Geriatrics
  • Dr Kim-Huong Nguyen

    Health Economics, Ageing & Geriatrics
    Research Fellow in Health Economics
    Centre for Health Services Research
  • Ms Nicole Moretto

    Health Economics
    Casual Snr Research Assistant
    Centre for Health Services Research
  • Ms Alyssa Welch

    Research Manager
    Centre for Health Services Research
    Health Economics, Ageing & Geriatrics
  • Ms Katy Wyles

    Health Economics

HDR students

CHSR

  • Alice Tran
  • Megan McStea
  • Haroon Khan

UQ affiliated with CHSR

  • Emma Kim

Particular areas of methodological research interest include: