Institute of Health & Society

Staff Profile

Dr Mehdi Javanbakht

Senior Research Associate

Background

Mehdi completed his Ph.D. program in Health Economics in 2013, then he joined Health Economics Research Unit (HERU) at the University of Aberdeen. He worked in HERU until January 2016 as a research fellow and data analyst and modeler. He was also involved in the appraisal of HTA submissions to the NICE Technology Appraisal Committee. Mehdi is currently working as a senior research associate at Newcastle University, working on several projects including; TAGS, ESTER, PASTA, and OPTIMISM. Before joining Newcastle University he worked in a multinational life sciences consulting firm in London as a senior consultant. 

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Address: 


Institute of Health & Society

Newcastle University

Baddiley-Clark Building

Richardson Road

Newcastle upon Tyne

NE2 4AX

Email: Mehdi.Javanbakht@ncl.ac.uk

Telephone: 44 (0)191 208 5100



Research

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TAGS

Treatment of Advanced Glaucoma Study (TAGS): A multicentre randomised controlled trial comparing primary medical treatment with primary trabeculectomy for people with newly diagnosed advanced glaucoma

ESTER

The Effectiveness and cost-effectiveness of Surgical Treatments for womEn with stRess urinary incontinence: An evidence synthesis (ESTER)

NOTEPAD

Innovative photoplethysmography technology for rapid non-invasive assessment of peripheral arterial disease in primary care (NOTEPAD)

  PASTA

Paramedic Acute Stroke Treatment Assessment (PASTA)

Melanoma

- Optimal surveillance strategies for AJCC stage I cutaneous melanoma post primary tumour excision: an evidence synthesis and economic evaluation

- Innovative Prognostic Test for Early-Stage Cutaneous Melanoma (AMLo)


Teaching

MSc in Public Health and Health Services Research - Health Economic Evaluation 

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