Health Policy

  • Hospital and healthcare management and organisational design
  • Research and technology policies, research commercialisation
  • Health technology horizon scanning
  • Future healthcare foresight and scenarios
  • Information technology impact on clinical work and patient experience (internet, digital tv, e-prescribing, Internet of Things)
  • Health professions workforce planning and development
  • hospital and healthcare management development
  • Healthcare reform
  • Internal markets, payer configurations, ‘managed competition’
  • Game theory in healthcare decision making
  • Role of publicly-owned research capacity
  • Role of government in research and risk of market / government failure
  • Policy areas include: counterfeit medicines, workforce regulation and professional role boundaries, technology policies, public investment and research priority setting