Dr Cathy Mihalopoulos
Cathy Mihalopoulos is an Associate Professor of Mental Health Economics and the Associate Head of School Research within the School of Health and Social Development at Deakin University, Australia.  She has dual qualifications in Behavioural Science and Health Economics and leads Australia’s only dedicated mental health economics research team which specialises in the economic evaluation of mental health and psychosocial care. With over 100 publications in this area she has a broad range of expertise ranging from the conduct of economic evaluations alongside clinical trials, outcome measurement for mental health economic evaluations and broad-based priority-setting projects which simultaneously compare multiple interventions. She has been an investigator on grants totalling more than $30M dollars including competitive national research grants as well as tenders and consultancies. She sits on many national and international research committees, a notable one being the Economics Sub-Committee of the Pharmaceutical Benefits Advisory Committee. Cathy has been awarded the Deakin University Population Health Strategic Research Cluster Award for Research Accomplishment in both 2011 and 2012 and the School of Health and Social Development Award for Research Excellence in 2013 and 2016.   Afbeelding invoegen