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Laura is a Senior Research Fellow within the Centre for Health Economics, Monash University, and an Honorary Research Fellow at the Research Department of Practice and Policy, School of Pharmacy, University College London.

Her qualifications include BPharm(Hons), MPH, PhD. She has extensive expertise in health economic evaluation, pharmacoepidemiology, health technology assessment and in the linkage and analysis of population-based healthcare data from Australian and international healthcare settings.

She evaluates the clinical- and cost-effectiveness of pharmaceutical submissions to the Pharmaceutical Benefits Advisory Committee (PBAC) and conducts research into the comparative effectiveness, safety and value for money of pharmaceuticals and blood products through clinical trials and large-scale analysis of healthcare data. In her work, Laura undertakes economic and epidemiological modelling, economic evaluations alongside clinical trials and discrete choice experiments. 

Research interests

Health Economic Evaluation

Economics of pharmaceuticals


Health Technology Assessment

Discrete Choice Experiments


Expertise related to UN Sustainable Development Goals

In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. This person’s work contributes towards the following SDG(s):

  • SDG 3 - Good Health and Well-being

Education/Academic qualification

Bachelor of Pharmacy with Honours

Master of Public Health

Doctor of Philosophy

Research area keywords

  • Health Economics
  • Economic Evaluation
  • Pharmacoepidemiology
  • Health Technology Assessments
  • Decision Analytic Modelling
  • Comparative Effectiveness Research
  • Propensity Score Modelling
  • Discrete Choice Experiments

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