Understanding the Economics of Human Health - European Medical Journal

Understanding the Economics of Human Health

The EMJ Podcast | Episode 125

This week, Jonathan is joined by Karin Butler, Project Director at York Health Economics Consortium (YHEC), UK. They discuss Butler’s career in health economics and the role of health economics consultancies and the National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE).

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Speaker bio:

Karin Butler obtained her BSc in neuroscience from the University of Bristol, UK, and MSc in health economics and decision modelling from the University of Sheffield, UK. She climbed the ladder from Graduate Health Economist to Research Assistant, Research Analyst and Senior Analyst at various consultancies, until she eventually joined York Health Economics, UK, as Project Director. Butler has been the technical economic lead on submissions to multiple agencies internationally and is experienced in model conceptualisation, development, validation, and reporting. She also has extensive experience in quantitative analysis to support economic cases such as indirect treatment comparison, survival analysis, and utility analysis.

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