Date(s) - 15/10/2021
10:00 am - 3:00 pm

Course description

Participation in this course is conditional on the participation in Health economic evaluation: An overview either this time or previously.

This short course introduces the reasons for undertaking model-based economic evaluation and two common types of models (decision tree and Markov model). It also shows data on costs and utilities can be used to populate each model type to provide incremental cost per QALY ratios.

This short course is aimed at people who have a basic understanding of economic evaluation of healthcare interventions and would like an introduction to economic decision-modelling.

Who can attend?

The courses are free for health care professionals employed by organisations associated with the National Institute of Health Research Biomedical Research Centre at Guy’s & St Thomas’ and King’s College London:

  • King’s College London
  • Guy’s and St Thomas’ NHS Foundation Trust
  • Royal Brompton and Harefield hospitals
  • South London and the Maudsley NHS Foundation Trust
  • King’s College Hospital NHS Foundation Trust

Places are booked on a first come, first served basis. If the module is full, your name will be placed on a waiting list and if a place becomes available you will contacted at the latest 72 hours beforehand.

Non Attendance Policy

The courses in this programme are very popular and are often oversubscribed. If you are unable to attend a course you are booked on to you must notify us 72 hours in advance so we can offer the place to someone else.

If you do not attend on the day and are unable to provide a satisfactory explanation you may be removed from future course bookings.

For further information please contact the NIHR Guy’s and St Thomas’ BRC Research Training Programme at