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Health Economists' Study Group Winter 2020 Meeting

Winter 2020 Health Economics study group meeting hosted by Newcastle University. Early bird registration closes on 2 November 2019

Date/Time: 6-8 January 2020

Venue: Crowne Plaza Hotel, Hawthorn Square, Forth St, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 3SA

The HESG Winter Meeting will take place at Crowne Plaza Hotel, Newcastle, over three days from the afternoon of 6th January to the afternoon of 8th January 2020. For more information, visit the HESG website and the Health Economics Group blog.

The meeting will be preceded by an Early Career Researchers’ workshop, from 09:30 to 11:30. Further details will be provided in the near future.

A full programme will be available to download in due course.

  • Monday 6th January – Lunch, afternoon sessions, members meeting, welcome drinks.
  • Tuesday 7th January – Breakfast, morning sessions, buffet lunch, afternoon sessions, conference dinner at BALTIC Centre for Contemporary Art.
  • Wednesday 8th January – Breakfast, morning sessions, afternoon sessions, packed lunch.

Venue / accommodation: The venue for the meeting is the Crowne Plaza Hotel, Newcastle, which will also provide accommodation. It is a modern 250-room 4-star hotel, with pool, gym. The hotel is situated directly behind Newcastle Central Station.

Contact details:

Key Dates:

  • Abstract submission opens 16th August 2019
  • Registration opens 16th August 2019
  • Abstract submission closes 13th September 2019
  • Notification of abstract acceptance 11th October 2019
  • Early bird registration closes 2nd November 2019
  • Paper submission deadline 29th November 2019
  • Standard registration closes 29th November 2019

Registration: Early Bird registration available till 2 November 2019. Please use the link below to register using the Newcastle University webstore, a credit / debit card is required. 
Rates: 

  • HESG members: Early bird rate £415. Standard rate, from 3 November £465.
  • HESG member without accommodation: Eary bird rate £300. Standard rate from 3 November £350.
  • Non-members: Early bird rate £445. Standard rate from 3 November £495.
  • Non-members without accommodation: Early bird rate £330. Standard rate from 3 November £380.