Health Economics at UWA

Health economics at the University of Western Australia (UWA) comprises of a blend of experts resident in several faculties including the Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences and the Faculty of Arts, Business, Law and Education. The Centre for Health Services Research (CHSR) in the Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences, conducts robust research that supports the promotion of community health through using linked medical and health research data. The centre also focuses on the evaluation of health services, patient safety, surgical care and pharmaco-epidemiology and boasts of a strong collaborative network that includes both domestic and international partnerships. The Business School provides a critical mass of economists with various research interests including health economics.