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The IHE Congratulates Dr. Ilke Akpinar as New HTAi Member

Dr. Ilke Akpinar, MD, and MSc student at the School of Public Health, University of Alberta, is presented with a membership to Health Technology Assessment international, on behalf of the Institute of Health Economics.

The Institute of Health Economics (IHE) is pleased to congratulate Dr. Ilke Akpinar, MD, as a new member of Health Technology Assessment international (HTAi).

Ilke AkpinarDr. Akpinar is currently pursuing a MSc in Health Policy Research from the School of Public Health at the University of Alberta. Dr. Akpinar was a pediatric surgeon at the Antalya Training and Research Hospital in Turkey before being accepted to the School of Public Health. Dr. Akpinar also works as a health policy research associate at the IHE.

Dr. Akpinar’s research interests are heath policy and health research, with particular interest in economic evaluation, costing, medical devices, and pediatric surgery.

For more than 20 years, the IHE and the University of Alberta have built a valued and long- standing partnership. For more information on the IHE, its partners, and its history, please see the following link: https://www.ihe.ca/about/about-ihe.


Jasmine Brown
Director of Communications, Institute of Health Economics
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