The 2017 EuHEA student-supervisor conference will take place at the University of Lausanne, Switzerland, Sept. 6-8, 2017. Mark Dusheiko and Jürgen Maurer will be the local organisers.
The objective of the conference is to provide Ph.D students and young researchers an opportunity to present their research. This will allow the research to be discussed in detail by a senior health economist and fellow young researchers with expertise in the field of study. The conference also provides opportunities to network with peers and discuss collaboration.
Abstract submission will open on the 20th March, 2017. For more information on the conference and key dates please refer to this site.
Applications are now open for 15 Ph.D. positions. The Ph.D. positions will be funded by the Marie-Sklodowska-Curie Innovative Training Network “Improving Quality of Care in Europe” within the Horizon 2020 Programme of the European Commission. The aim of the programme is to improve the quality and performance of European health care systems.
The deadline to apply for a Ph.D. position is the 20th March, 2017. For further information on the programme please refer to this site, and to this document for information on the Ph.Ds and on how to apply.
For the first time this year the Paris School of Economics will be offering this summer course in health economics. It will provide an overview of concepts and techniques essential for the analysis of health policies at the forefront of health economics research. The following topics will be covered: economic preferences and behaviour, demand and supply of health care, health care funding, health inequalities and subjective well-being.
The deadline to apply for this course is the 15th March, 2017. For further information and to apply for this course, please refer to the following link.