We have compiled a list of useful blogs and resources, which may help you stay on top of the evolving world of health economics and outcomes research. It’s by no means a complete list, we will be adding interesting new sites continuously. We hope you find this helpful.
https://aheblog.com/ – Blog with several contributors covering many aspects of health economics, including weekly journal update.
http://scharrheds.blogspot.se/ – Blog from the Health Economics and Decision Science department at University of Sheffield.
https://newsatjama.jama.com/category/the-jama-forum/ – The Jama Forum, primarily with a US focus, on health policies and politics, economics and law.
https://www.rand.org/blog.topic.health-economics.html – Also with a US focus.
https://www.forbes.com/sites/bernardmunos/#67d6aaa57a23 – Pharmaceutical innovations.
New blogs added to the list (April 2018):
https://theincidentaleconomist.com/wordpress/ – A blog about the US health care system and its organization. Updated weekly.
http://www.statistica.it/gianluca/blog/ – Bayesian statistics, health economics and random stuff.
http://www.healtheconomics.com/ – Blog and newsletter resource.
https://healtheconbot.wordpress.com/ – Bot searching the web for health economics news and journals.
https://www.ispor.org/ – ISPOR homepage.
https://euroqol.org/ – EuroQoL homepage.
New resources added to the list (April 2018):
https://link.springer.com/journal/10198 – The European Journal of Health Economics.
https://www.nice.org.uk – NICE – Globally influential British health technology assessor and developer of care guidance.
http://nicedsu.org.uk – NICE Decision Support Unit – methods development for technology appraisals.
http://healtheconomics.tuftsmedicalcenter.org/cear4/SearchingtheCEARegistry/SearchtheCEARegistry.aspx – Search engine from Tufts University for health economic articles, ratios, and utility weights.
https://www.york.ac.uk/crd – York Centre for Reviews and Dissemination – Systematic reviews, economic evaluations, and methods development.
https://www.herc.ox.ac.uk – Oxford University Health Economics Research Centre (HERC) – conducts research on economic aspects of health and disease, the costs and benefits of prevention and treatment, and the design and evaluation of health systems.
http://www.who.int/choice/en – WHO Health Economics webpage.
Coding aid (New category April 2018):
https://www.r-bloggers.com/ – R news and tutorials.
https://www.lexjansen.com/ – Excellent online SAS resources.
https://www.stata.com/links/resources-for-learning-stata/ – Stata resources and training.
Twitter accounts to start with (new category April 2018):
@HealthEconBot – A bot tweeting HE news, articles and working papers.
@NYTHealth – Health news from NY Times.
@www_healthecon – Twitter account of HealthEconomics.com.
@SGottliebFDA – Twitter account of Scott Gottlieb, Commissioner of the FDA.
@NICEcomms – NICE official Twitter account.