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.

Wednesday, 14 June 2017

New Projects: Mathematical modelling framework for tuberculosis burden estimate and economic evaluation of pharmaeutical interventions

Dr Pete Dodd has won a 5 year MRC career development fellowship on tuberculosis (TB) burden estimation, the epidemiology of drug-resistant TB, and the cost-effectiveness of new treatments for TB. 

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Dr Dodd said: "It centres around the use transmission models calibrated to multiple data sources for burden estimation, geospatial approaches to drug-resistance, and the application of these models of epidemiology to projecting the impact and cost-effectiveness new regimens."