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Evidence-based healthcare evaluation - Short course


16. Oktober 2019 - 18. Oktober 2019
9:00 - 18:00

ÖFSE − Austrian Research Foundation for International Development
C3 - Centrum für Internationale Entwicklung
Sensengasse 3
A- 1090 Vienna 

Aim of the Course

The scientific evaluation of health care as a whole and individual healthcare services and technologies is a fundamental element of policy and funding decisions in healthcare systems. This course aims to introduce the basic concepts and methods of evidence-based healthcare evaluation through relevant steps from evidence synthesis to outcome, cost, cost-effectiveness and efficiency evaluations both in theory and in practice using applied examples and practical exercises.

Learning Objectives

By the end of the course, participants will be familiar with concepts and methods of evidence-based health technology and healthcare system evaluations including:

  • Literature review, appraisal and synthesis incl. meta-analysis
  • Methods for economic evaluation (outcome, cost, cost-effectiveness)
  • Healthcare system performance assessm


More information

Deadline for Registrations: 18 September 2019