HEDS is part of the School of Health and Related Research (ScHARR) at the University of Sheffield. We undertake research, teaching, training and consultancy on all aspects of health related decision science, with a particular emphasis on health economics, HTA and evidence synthesis.

Monday, 19 January 2015

HEDS Seminar Series…

…is kicking off again on Friday the 23rd January with Rachael Hunter from UCL, who will be speaking about "The economics of providing health care in prisons – a fiscal fugitive".

Rachael is the senior health economist for PRIMENT Clinical Trials Unit at UCL focusing on economic evaluations alongside trials of complex interventions, particularly in mental health, primary care and criminal justice settings. She previously worked for Prison Health in the Department of Health and was involved with a number of projects providing expertise on the health economics of substance misuse treatment in prisons.

The seminar is at 11.30-12.30 in the Pemberton Room, Regent Court.

The rest of the programme is currently being finalised, but will be announced in the next week or two.  The HEDS seminars can be added to your Google calendar by visiting
and clicking on the + image link that says *Google calendar* (at the bottom right hand corner of the calendar).