39th Spanish Health Economics Association Conference

“Transparency is healthy. The importance of accountability in Healthcare”.

The 39th edition of the Spanish Health Economics Association (AES) Conference will take place from 12th to 14th June 2019 in  University of Castilla la Mancha, Albacete

Fourteenth Workshop on Costs and Assessment in Psychiatry

Since 1990 a number of workshops (please, visit our website at www.icmpe.org) aimed at facilitating the integration of research performed in disciplines that evaluate the mental health field from different scientific perspectives have been organized in collaboration with the World Health Organization (WHO) and the World Psychiatric Association (WPA). National governmental institutions, in particular the US NIMH, the UK Department of Health, the Italian Ministry of Foreign Affairs. Since 1990 eleven international workshops have been held in Europe and in the U.S. These workshops have enabled participants (psychiatrists, health economists, psychologists, medical sociologists, public health researchers and statisticians from universities, government agencies and hospital research units) to come together and discuss empirical findings from clinical and economic evaluation studies and seek ways of using this information in health policy decision making.

Abstracts must be in English and in the style format required by The Journal of Mental Health Policy and Economics (please visit the website www.icmpe.org ). Abstracts (cm 21 x 18) must be structured (Background, Aims of the Study, Methods, Results, Discussion and Limitations, Implications for Health Care Provision and Use, Implications for Health Policies, and Implications for Further Research) on the basis of the particular content of the study. The abstract will not exceed 500 words. The source of funding must be indicated at the end of the abstract, along with the grant number(s). If there was no source of direct or indirect funding, please write: “Source of Funding: None Declared.”

Abstracts must be sent together with the Meeting Registration Form to the International Center of Mental Health Policy and Economics (ICMPE), Via Daniele Crespi 7 – 20123 Milan, Italy. The dead-line for submitting abstracts is October 30, 2016.

Health Economists’ Study Group Winter 2019 Meeting

The HESG Winter Meeting will take place at the Principal York Hotel, York over three days from 12 p.m. on 7th January to 1 p.m. on 9th January 2019.

A pre-conference short-course will run from 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. on Monday 7th January. Please visit the University of York website for more information.

  • Monday 7th January – 12 p.m. arrival and registration with lunch, afternoon sessions, evening drinks and buffet reception followed by the plenary session in tribute to Professor Alan Maynard in the Principal York Hotel Events Centre.
  • Tuesday 8th January – Full day of sessions with refreshments and lunch, evening dinner at Merchant Adventurers Hall.
  • Wednesday 9th January – Morning sessions then close at 1 p.m. with packed lunch.