Courses Details

HMP610: Cost-Effectiveness Analysis in Health

  • Graduate level
  • Residential
  • Fall term(s) for residential students;
  • 3 Credit Hour(s) for residential students;
  • Instructor(s): Hutton, David (Residential);
  • Prerequisites: Perm. Instr
  • Undergraduates are allowed to enroll in this course.
  • Description: HMP 610 focuses on the use of cost effectiveness analysis to inform decisions about improving health. The course also covers a number of related analytical tools such as cost benefit analysis, decision analysis, and sensitivity analysis. Students will learn theoretical justifications for these tools as well as their limitations. The main goal is for students to understand when cost effectiveness analysis and related tools are appropriate and how to apply them in practice to a broad range of health issues.
  • Syllabus for HMP610
Concentration Competencies that HMP610 Allows Assessment On
Department Program Degree Competency Specific course(s) that allow assessment
HMP MPH Utilize Cost-Benefit / Cost-Effectiveness analysis framework along with decision analysis tools to evaluate the relative value of the outcomes from public health and healthcare interventions HMP610