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Dr Zhomart Orman is a Research Fellow at the Health Economics and Policy Evaluation Research (HEPER) Group, Monash University. His current research focuses on conducting cost-effectiveness analyses of non-surgical care for knee osteoarthritis and assessing health-related quality of life among patients referred to knee replacement surgeries. 
Zhomart has earned a Doctor of Medicine from Kazakh National Medical University in Kazakhstan, a Master of Science in Public Health from Heidelberg University in Germany, and a PhD from Monash University in Australia. He undertook his doctoral studies at the Stroke and Ageing Research Group, Monash Health. During his doctoral degree, he generated novel evidence on the cost-effectiveness of government-funded chronic disease management policies in primary care among survivors of stroke using patient-reported trial data and linked administrative datasets.
Zhomart also works on a project at the Centre of Cardiovascular Research and Education in Therapeutics, Monash University, aimed at identifying adherence patterns to cardiovascular medications. He conducts group-based trajectory analyses of adherence to lipid-lowering medication using real-world data from primary care. 
Zhomart has had experience in clinical medicine and public health. In 2018-19, Zhomart held a managerial position in global health and was involved in various international projects with the World Bank and the World Health Organization. He contributed to the promotion of primary health care globally, working towards the movement for universal health coverage. 

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

External positions

Research officer, Alfred Health

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