Economic Evaluation in Global Health

Course dates:
Jul 01, 2019 to Sep 08, 2019

Faculty: 

Course hours:
10 weeks, 6-9 hours per week

Applications

Applications are not currently available.  Site and participant applications will likely take place in March/April 2019.

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

Participants

Mailed Certificate*Digital Certificate*
Group Sites (up to 40 participants) only available for non-OCED country sites$1500$1500
Individuals$299$199

 

* More information about course certificates

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