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Prof. Philippe Beutels, Antwerp University
Prof. Joke Bilcke, Antwerp University
Prof. Christel Faes, Hasselt University
Prof. Niel Hens, Hasselt University

All instructors are researchers of the Centre for Health Economics Research & Modelling Infectious Diseases (CHERMID), Vaccine & Infectious Disease Institute at the University of Antwerp or of the Center for Statistics, Interuniversity Institute of Biostatistics and statistical Bioinformatics at the Universities of Hasselt and Leuven.
The instructors have published an influential body of methodological and applied work on health economics and modelling of infectious diseases, including a text book covering subjects of DAYS 2-3  (Hens et al. Springer international, 2012). The book is on-site available: € 60.


11h00-17h00 Introduction to Mathematical models for infectious diseases (using R)  
9h00-17h00 Inference from data (using R)  
18h30-21h30 Social activity  
9h00-17h00 Meta-population and agent-based models (using R)  
9h00-17h00 Introduction to health economic evaluation: general concepts and dealing with uncertainty
(with practical applications using R and MS Excel)

9h00-15h00 Economic evaluation of vaccination programmes: specific issues and
practical applications using R and MS Excel