Efficiency and equity in maternal health care

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A Judith Lumley Centre lunchtime seminar with A/Prof Emily Callander

Wednesday 02 December 2020 12:30 pm until Wednesday 02 December 2020 01:30 pm (Add to calendar)
Judith Lumley Centre
Presented by:
Associate Professor Emily Callander
Type of Event:

The use of linked data to improve care for all

Associate Professor Emily Callander, an NHMRC Career Development Fellow, is a health economist at the School of Public Health and Preventive Medicine, Monash University.

Emily gained a PhD in Health Economics from the University of Sydney. She has previously worked as an economics academic at Griffith University and the NHMRC Clinical Trials Centre and Charles Perkins Centre in the University of Sydney.

Emily is leading a research program focused on maternal and child health, and has a particular interest in efficiency and equity. She has conducted the economic evaluation of the My Baby’s Movements trial, the national review of the Remote BreastScreen program, and conducted economic modelling of cost-savings associated with caseload midwifery currently used by Queensland Health. She is currently leading the economic evaluation of trials assessing the use of bovine lactoferrin (LEAP trial), and Sildenafil (iSEARCH trial) in pregnancy, the Safer Baby Bundle, and an online bereavement care package for women who have experienced a stillbirth.

Time and venue

2 December 2020
12:30 - 1:30 pm
Judith Lumley Centre, School of Nursing and Midwifery, La Trobe University

Zoom: https://latrobe.zoom.us/j/448620007 [external link]

The Judith Lumley Centre holds open lunchtime seminars on the first Wednesday of every month from February to December from 12.30 - 1.30 pm and also extra seminars at different times. These seminars showcase the work of national and international academics/researchers.
Our lunchtime seminars are free and open to all. They are delivered in accessible academic language and members of the wider community are welcome to attend.

Email us at jlc@latrobe.edu.au for more information and/or to be added to our mailing list.



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