Personal profile


Dr. Zanfina Ademi is a scientist in the field of health economics and epidemiology, and a passionate educator with substantial expertise in course development and implementation. Her research has direct links to policy and practice, while assessing the implications of new and current health technologies globally in terms of their outcome and costs, performance characteristics and implications for society and health care funding.

External positions

Senior Research Scinetist , Universität Basel (University of Basel)


  • Health Economics (cost-effectiveness, health technology assessment, cost of illness, budget impact analysis)
  • Epidemiology
  • Health Service Research
  • Cardiovascular Research

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Research Output 2009 2017

Herpes zoster vaccine: A health economic evaluation for Switzerland

Blank, P. R., Ademi, Z., Lu, X., Szucs, T. D. & Schwenkglenks, M. 3 Jul 2017 In : Human Vaccines and Immunotherapeutics. 13, 7, p. 1495-1504 10 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Open Access

Cost-effectiveness of primarily surgical versus primarily conservative treatment of acute and subacute radiculopathies due to intervertebral disc herniation from the Swiss perspective

Ademi, Z., Gloy, V., Glinz, D., Raatz, H., Van Stiphout, J., Bucher, H. C. & Schwenkglenks, M. 2016 In : Swiss medical weekly. 146, p. w14382

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle