University of Melbourne Health Economics Group:
Our Projects

Projects commenced in:

  • 2016

    The Long-term Consequences of a Major Reduction in Heroin Availability

    Funding Source: The University of Melbourne
    Type: Early Career Researcher Grant
    Investigator: Dr. Tim Moore, Department of Economics

    Building a Simulation Model to Improve Cardiovascular Disease Risk Prediction and Treatment for Indigenous Australians

    Funding Source: BUPA Foundation
    Type: Project Grant
    Investigator: Prof. Philip Clarke, Centre for Health Policy

    Economic Evaluation of Policies to Manage and Prevent Cardiovascular Disease and Diabetes in Australia

    Funding Source: National Health and Medical Research Council
    Type: Project Grant
    Investigator: Prof. Philip Clarke, Centre for Health Policy

    Public Health and Health Care Cost Implications of Disease and Injury Prevention

    Funding Source: National Health and Medical Research Council
    Type: Early Career Fellowship
    Investigator: Dr Linda Cobiac, Centre for Health Policy

    The Application of Health Economic Principles to Clinical Trial Dosing and Evaluation: Working Exemplars Across Disease Areas including Kidney Disease and Diabetes

    Funding Source: The University of Melbourne
    Type: McKenzie Post-Doctoral Fellowship Program
    Investigator: Dr. Kim Dalziel, Centre for Health Policy

  • 2015

    Development and Validation of a Health Policy Simulation Model for Cardiovascular Disease

    Funding Source: National Health and Medical Research Council
    Type: Project Grant
    Investigator: Prof. Philip Clarke, Centre for Health Policy

    Understanding the Dynamics of Socioeconomic Related Health Inequalities

    Funding Source: Australian Research Council
    Type: Early Career Researcher Grant
    Investigator: Dr. Dennis Petrie, Centre for Health Policy

    Excellence in Non-Communicable Disease Research (ENCORE) between Australia and India

    Funding Source: The University of Melbourne
    Type: Early Career Researcher Grant
    Investigator: Prof. Barbara McPake, Nossal Institute for Global Health

  • 2014

    Australia Indonesia Partnership for Health Systems Strengthening

    Funding Source: COFFEY International Development
    Type: Research Contract
    Investigator: Prof. Philip Clarke, Centre for Health Policy

    Improving Cost-Effectiveness Analysis of Childhood Vaccines in Low and Middle Income Countries: Incorporating Equity and Budgetary Considerations

    Funding Source: The University of Melbourne
    Type: McKenzie Post-Doctoral Fellowship Program
    Investigator: Dr. Natalie Carvalho, Centre for Health Policy

    Social Health Protection

    Funding Source: University Research Co, LLC
    Type: Research Contract
    Investigator: A/Prof. Peter Annear, Nossal Institute for Global Health

  • 2013

    Reducing Binge Drinking among Disadvantaged Men

    Funding Source: University of Dundee
    Type: Research Grant
    Investigator: Dr. Dennis Petrie, Centre for Health Policy

  • 2011

    An Econometric Analysis of the Impact of Education on Health in Developing Countries

    Funding Source: Australian Research Council
    Type: Discovery Project
    Investigators: Prof. Jenny Williams, Prof. Jan van Ours and Dr. Liana Jacobi, Department of Economics

    Reducing Disparities in Diabetes through Expanded Insurance Coverage

    Funding Source: Harvard School of Public Health
    Type: Research Project Grant
    Investigator: Prof. Philip Clarke, Centre for Health Policy