Current Training Course

Economic Evaluation of Cancer Drugs: Regulatory and HTA Methods and Approaches

A unique course that gives Understanding around the key methodologies used in economic evaluation of cancer treatments in the context of drug licensing and reimbursement.

Start Date: March 2022 TBC

Course Instructors: Dr Iftekhar Khan and Dr Ralph Crott

Registration From 8.30 AM

  1. Economic versus Clinical research: comparison and potential problems : a refresher [09.00-09.50]
  2. Clinical Trial Design Issues in Cancer Trials: refresher (Composite endpoints/dual endpoints ); Adaptive Designs; platform trials, basket trials [09.55-10.45] - break
  3. Costs & cost measurement in cancer clinical research [11.00 -11.45]
  4. QOL measurement and PBM's in Cancer Trials [11.50 -12.30]

Lunch 12.30 -13.15

  1. Mapping cancer Specific Qol to Utilities in cancer trials [13.15-14.00]
  2. Missing data issues relating to HRQoL and Costs and Estimands [14.00 -14.50] - Break
  3. Survival Models: Using Survival Data for Economic Evaluation [15.00 -15.45]
  4. Parametric and non parametric, extrapolation, cure models etc., treatment switching/crossover methods [15.50 -16:40] – 5 min break
  5. Drug Licensing issues and HTA issues : Practical examples and issues for considerations [16.45-17.15]
  6. Recent Developments [17.15-17.45 + questions] (RWD, using external data ; Bayesian Methods)


£1,200.00 (Commercial)

£850.00 (Academic/Not For Profit/Public sector)

Early Bird discount 10% for booking prior to 30th June 2021

Venue: Mercure Hotel Watford (Harry Potter Studios)

Cost includes: Course Fee, Lunch, Coffee Breaks  

Hotel Accommodation can be arranged (please tick on the registration Form)

Payment Options

Please make a payment via bank transfer to: ZN Specialist Recruitment

Account Number: 93333558

Sort-code: 20-08-64



An invoice can also be requested and a receipt will be sent when payment is received.

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