Seminar Series: Shehzad Ali (Video Now Available)

Date: Friday, March 27
Time: 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm

Health is unequal, but do we care? Results of equity-efficiency trade-off studies.


Shehzad Ali, PhD

Associate Professor & Canada Research Chair in Public Health Economics
Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics
Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry
Western University

Short Bio:

Shehzad Ali, PhD, is Canada Research Chair in Public Health Economics at the Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Schulich School of Medicine and Dentistry. He is also cross-appointed with the Western Centre for Public Health and Family Medicine. Dr. Ali is also Visiting Associate Professor of Health Economics and Health Services Research at University of York (UK), Heidelberg University (Germany) and Macquarie University (Australia). He holds a PhD in Social Policy (Health Economics, University of York), MSc in Medical Statistics (University of Leicester), Masters in Public Health (University of Leeds) and Bachelors in Medicine and Surgery (Dow University of Health Sciences).

With several grants funded in the UK (National Institute of Health Research, NIHR), USA (Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, AHRQ) and Australia (National Health and Medical Research Council, NHMRC), Dr. Ali has led research in the areas of public health economics, health services research and health technology assessment. He has published research in leading journals in the fields of Medicine (e.g. the Lancet); Health Economics (e.g. Health Economics; Medical Decision Making); Health Policy and Health Services Research (e.g. Health Policy and Planning; Social Science & Medicine); and Applied Public Health (e.g. Obesity; Addiction). He is also an Associate Editor of the British Journal of Psychiatry.

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