Imperial College London


Business School

Associate Professor in Health Economics



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281Business School BuildingSouth Kensington Campus




PhD Supervision

I supervise a broad range of topics in health economics and policy with a  special interest on: 

  • Innovation in healthcare & pharmaceutical economics
  • Policy Evaluation
  • The impact of regulation on organisational performance 
  • Behavioural determinants of decision making (health risky behaviour, doctor decision making)

Current PhD students

  1. Bryony Simmons - the impact of compulsory licensing on access to drugs
  2. Christa Hansen - the economic impact of HIV
  3. Dheeya Rimizie - the impact of climate change on healthcare
  4. Alexa Segal - Fiscal and regulatory policies of childhood obesity
  5. Zhengnan Zhu - Pharmaceutical  markets and prescription behavior

Past PhD students

  1. Francisco Goiana Silva - Characterizing the implementation of innovative NCDs policies 
  2. Surya Singh - Integrating Motherhood and employment: the role of breastfeeding legislation
  3. Krystal Lau: the impact of pandemics on hospital admissions and the behavioural determinants of uptake of vaccination
  4. Eliana Barrenho - topics in pharmaceutical R&D
  5. Rodrigo Refoios Camejo - a dynamic perspective on pharmaceutical competition, drug development and cost effectiveness
  6. Ana Wheelock - the socio and psychological determinants of vaccination