Welcome to the HERU

We are a leading health economics research centre, with a reputation for delivering applied and methodological work of the highest quality across a broad range of policy-relevant fields including technology assessment, workforce, person-centred care and public health.

Our research has informed health policy in Scotland, the UK and internationally. Our capacity building activities have contributed to the training of health economists in academia, the NHS and Government.

Our methodological developments have ensured that our research and policy contributions are underpinned by theoretical rigour. All our activities contribute to improving the health and well-being of the population of Scotland and beyond.

I hope you enjoy finding out more about HERU.

Mandy Ryan, Director
  Mandy Ryan

HERU is Supported by the Chief Scientists Office (CSO) and the University of Aberdeen and is part of the Institute of Applied Health Sciences (IAHS).

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