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International Health Policy Conference 2017

Feb 16 '17 - Feb 19 '17

London School of Economics Health & Social Care will host the inaugural International Health Policy Conference at the LSE from February 16-19, 2017.
This unique conference seeks to bring together academics and policy-makers from a wide range of disciplines to take a multi-disciplinary approach to key health and social care issues.

Conference themes

The organizers expect a range of disciplines to be represented at the conference, grouped within five themes, including, but not limited to, health economics, political science, law, demography, epidemiology, sociology, and psychology.

  • Theme 1: International health systems: Health systems financing; international health reforms; global health and sustainable development; performance measurement; and health inequalities.
  • Theme 2: Social care and mental health: Economic aspects of community care, residential and nursing home provision, long-term care finance, and mental health policy.
  • Theme 3: Regulation and assessment of health technologies: Assessment of pharmaceuticals and medical devices; sustainability of health care financing; economic access to health technologies; and pharmaceutical policy.
  • Theme 4: Behaviour: Understanding and changing behaviour at the individual and population level; role of behavioural insights in public policy making.
  • Theme 5: Population Studies: Aging; life course, socio-economic and intergenerational influences on individual and population health.

Conference venue

The conference will take place at the London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE), Houghton Street, London, WC2A 2AE.


Feb 16 '17
Feb 19 '17


London School of Economics and Political Science, Houghton Street, London, United Kingdom
London School of Economics and Political Science, Houghton Street, London, United Kingdom United States