Upcoming Events

IHE Invitational Policy Dialogue 4 Dec 2017

On December 4th, the Institute of Health Economics (IHE) will host an invitational policy talk on the topic of What approaches has England taken to promote research that will improve health system efficiency and outcomes, and wealth generation through the life sciences?


Guest Speaker

Dr. Chris Henshall Dr. Chris Henshall works as an independent consultant, advising governments, public and private sector organisations on health, research and innovation policy. Chris has worked previously for the Health Promotion Research Trust, the UK Medical Research Council and the Department of Health and NHS in England. As Deputy Director of R&D for the Department and NHS, he was involved in establishing many of the components of what is now the National Institutes of Health Research (NIHR), including the NHS R&D Programme and R&D Budget, and the involvement of patients in NHS and other health research in the UK. He was also a member of the team that established the National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence (NICE). Dr. Henshall is an Honorary Professor at Brunel University, a past member of the Board of Directors of Alberta Innovates and the Alberta Research and Innovation Authority, and serves on a range of other national and international groups and committees. Chris was the Founding President of Health Technology Assessment International (HTAi), Chair of the HTAi Policy Forum and the Asian HTA Policy Forum, both of which he inaugurated.


Event Details

Date: December 4th, 2017
Time: 11:30 am – 1:00 pm
Location: IHE Large Boardroom

Please note, this event is invitation only.