8-May-2014 1:30 PM - 2:30 PM

Newfoundland and Labrador Chapter presents
Health Economics

May 8, 2014 
  1:30 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. NST
12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m. EST

Featured Speaker: Dr. Mike Doyle, Director of Research - Eastern Health

The presentation will include a review of introductory health economics terms and concepts; a review of different types of health economics evaluations and their applications; an example of a cost-effectiveness analysis, and a description of guidelines used to assess health economics evaluations.

Cost: (Taxes Included)

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*Webinar details will be provided following registration

Michael Doyle is the Director of Research with Eastern Health, St. John’s, NL. Prior to this, he was a health economist with the Department of Health and Community Services, Government of Newfoundland and Labrador.  Dr. Doyle has been involved in analyzing and making recommendations on provincial health care policy related to pharmaceutical products and technologies, pharmaceutical program evaluations, physician funding and payment models, and primary health care renewal initiatives.

Dr. Doyle received his Ph.D. in Medicine (health policy, health economics, clinical epidemiology) from Memorial University (MUN) in 2004.  He also holds a Master of Economics Degree from the University of Guelph and a Bachelor of Economics/Business Degree from Memorial University.  Dr. Doyle is a co-instructor of the graduate Health Technology Assessment course at MUN.  He also teaches undergraduate micro and macroeconomics.

Attendance at this program entitles certified Canadian College of Health Leaders members (CHE / Fellow) to  1 Category I  credits toward their maintenance of certification requirement.