Introduction to Health Economic Modelling - PDM1002

Introduction to Health Economic Modelling

Professional development short course

This practical, 2-day course covers the basics of health economics (health technology assessment) and common methods used for undertaking economic evaluations: decision analysis, Markov modelling, life table analysis and Monte Carlo simulation for uncertainty and sensitivity analyses. The course will involve ‘hands-on’ exercises using Microsoft Excel. (Participants will need to bring their own laptop computers.)

The course is suited to people who wish to get started in health economic modelling, including those from academia, government and industry.

Location -  The Alfred Medical Research and Education Precinct, Melbourne (AMREP)

At a glance


To be confirmed


8 - 5pm


2 days


553 St Kilda Road


Standard 2 days $1600 incl GST.
Standard 1 day $900 incl GST.

Student 2 days $900 incl GST.
Student 1 day $450 incl GST.

Alumni discounted fees


  • Develop proficiency in decision analysis, Markov modelling and life table analysis.
  • Develop proficiency in Monte Carlo simulation using Microsoft Excel and @RISK.