About



The Department of Health and Social Care’s Policy Research Unit in Economic Methods of Evaluation of Health and Social Care Interventions is a five-year programme of work that started in January 2019 and is collaboration between the Universities of York and Sheffield.

What we do

The unit aims to assist policy makers in the Department of Health and Social Care and arm’s length bodies to improve the allocation of resources in health and social care through high quality research.

Work streams we're involved in

  • Applied economic evaluation and policy analysis

  • Methods development

  • Outcome measurement

Key contacts

Mark Sculpher
mark.sculpher@york.ac.uk

Allan Wailoo
a.j.wailoo@sheffield.ac.uk

Further information

To find out more about the policy research unit and its work, or to subscribe to our mailing list to keep up to date with our latest research, contact:

Donna Davis – Programme Administrator

Health Economics and Decision Science
School of Health and Related Research
Regent Court
30 Regent Street
Sheffield
S1 4DA

Telephone: +44 114 222 0671

Email: d.l.davis@sheffield.ac.uk

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