Four researchers from the EQUIPT partnership – Subhash Pokhrel, Lesley Owen, Kathryn Coyle and Doug Coyle – have authored a new book entitled ROI in Public Health Policy: Supporting Decision Making, published in 2018 by Palgrave Macmillan. The book: Contextualizes understanding
Several analyses based on the EQUIPT study as well as the EQUIPTMOD, the pan-European ROI model developed in the project, have been published in leading journals. All these articles are open access and can be downloaded from the Deliverables page.
How transferable are economic models in tobacco cessation? EQUIPT colleagues have published a paper in the Addiction, a leading international journal. The paper entitled, “Model-based economic evaluations in smoking cessation and their transferability to new contexts: a systematic review”, is an
A study conducted to identify the stakeholders’ need for evidence in Spain with a view to providing them with bespoke information about the economic and wider returns that investing in evidence-based tobacco control could generate has now been published in
At the European Network for Smoking and Tobacco Prevention Conference held from 5th to 7th April 2016 in Brussels, the Outstanding European Health Research Award was presented to EQUIPT. This award is given to projects which have shown an extraordinary
How likely are stakeholders to use economic evaluations of tobacco control interventions in their decision making? Using the I-Change framework, 93 stakeholders from five European member states (Germany, Hungary, the Netherlands, Spain and the UK) were interviewed to seek an
As part of the EQUIPT research design, researchers are engaging stakeholders again in June/July 2015 with dual aim of testing usability of the EQUIPT ROI Tool interface and piloting the tool for its workings and underlying assumptions. The methodology involves
Marrit Berg, working towards an MSc in Health Sciences at Maastricht University, joined Health Economics Research Group (HERG) at Brunel University in April 2015 to conduct a research placement under the joint supervision of EQUIPT partners in Brunel (Dr Pokhrel)