Staff profile - Lauren Sheppard
Ms Lauren Sheppard
|Position:||Research Fellow - Health Economics|
|Faculty or Division:||Faculty of Health|
|Department:||School of Health & Soc. Dev.|
|Campus:||Melbourne Burwood Campus|
|Phone:||+61 3 924 46323 +61 3 924 46323|
Lauren joined Deakin Health Economics as a Research Fellow in 2008, following completion of a Master of Public Health majoring in economic evaluation. Prior to this, Lauren worked in a variety of public health fields including HIV project administration, cancer service coordination and in the public sector.
Her research work within Deakin Health Economics focuses on economic evaluation of obesity prevention interventions and stroke. She was also involved on a major project undertaken to estimate the health and economic benefits of reducing six disease risk factors.
Member, Australian Health Economics Society
Subjects and units currently teaching
Tutor for HSH719 - Economic Evaluation 1 (2012)
Tutor for HSH717 - Health Economics (2015)
Economic evaluation, obesity prevention, stroke