Economic Evaluation in Global Health

Course dates:
Jun 25, 2018 to Sep 02, 2018

Faculty: 

Course hours:
10 weeks, 6-9 hours per week
  • Work assessed by content expert
  • Group work
  • Interact with instructor and students
  • Fee-based

Overview

Find out how to evaluate health interventions for programs in low- and middle-income countries in terms of costs and outcomes through a series of cost analyses. Learn how to estimate healthcare costs, measure health outcomes, and interpret different types of economic evaluations (including cost-minimization analysis, cost-effectiveness analysis, cost-utility analysis, and cost-benefit analysis). In this course, you’ll also learn about modeling methods and analysis tools to help you make economically sound healthcare decisions.

This course is appropriate for health care and public health professionals who want a better understanding of the tools, approaches, and applications of economic evaluation.

Format

This online course has recorded lectures, readings, discussion forums, quizzes, a course project, and problem sets.

You can participate in this course as an independent participant or as part of a local site.

The course is taught in English. Participants should be comfortable with written and spoken English.

Eligibility

To be admitted, you must have a diploma or degree in a health related field or in the social sciences. 

Fees

Low and Middle Income Countries

Print Certificate*Digital Certificate*
Group Sites (unlimited participants)$999$999
Individuals$299$199
   
High Income Countries (OECD)  
Group Sites (maximum 10 participants)$2999$2999
Individuals$999$999

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