PHAA Preventive Health Economics Workshop
Date: Tuesday 12 May 2020
Venue: Pan Pacific Perth
Start Time: 12:00pm (lunch served on arrival)
Finish Time: 5:00pm
Registration Cost: Workshop cost and registration will be available soon.
Audience: The workshop is aimed at a broad audience including public health policy makers and practitioners who may not have a background in economics as well as health economists working in preventive health research and treasury personnel.
To provide an overview of basic economic concepts and how it relates to preventive health
Explain the key components of an economic evaluation and how it differs to other forms of program/policy evaluation
Explore the methodological issues of estimating the value of prevention
Discuss how health economists can work better with policy makers to provide policy relevant economic evidence
The Australia Prevention Partnership Centre