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International Health Economics Association Biennial Congress

Date: 
Jul. 13, 2019 to Jul. 17, 2019
Location: 
Basel, Switzerland

The International Health Economics Association's (iHEA’s) mission is to:

  • Increase communication among health economists;
  • Foster a higher standard of debate in the application of economics to health and health care systems; and
  • Assist young researchers at the start of their careers.

At iHEA's annual congress, Joanne Spetz and Ulrike Muench will present their research and join discussions on the following topics:

  • Economics of the Health Workforce
  • Racial Disparities in Poverty, Work, Leisure, and Quality of Life for Skilled and Unskilled Workers in the Health Professions 
  • The Effect of Nurse Practitioner and Physician Assistant Regulations on the Growth of the Opioid Treatment Workforce in the United States