Shuhong Wang

Dr Shuhong Wang

Team Leader - Pharmaceuticals

School of Public Health

Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences

Dr. Shuhong Wang is a Team Leader within AHTA who are responsible for evaluation of pharmaceutical industry submissions to the Pharmaceutical Benefits Advisory Committee. She has a PhD in Public Health (major in Health Economics) from the University of Adelaide. She also has a medical degree as well as a Masters in Medical Sciences from China. She is a Health Economist by training, with a background in epidemiology and experiences in economic modelling.

Areas of Research Interest

Economic evaluation of health technologies and interventions, evidence-based policy making, health insurance scheme, and essential medicine and pharmaceuticals policies.

  • Appointments

    Date Position Institution name
    2007 Team Leader, Pharmaceutical Evaluation University of Adelaide
    2004 - 2007 Senior Research Officer, Adelaide Health Technology Assessment University of Adelaide
    2003 - 2004 Tutor University of Adelaide
    1997 - 2002 Lecturer Shandong University
    1995 - 1997 Associate Lecturer Shandong Medical University
  • Education

    Date Institution name Country Title
    University of Adelaide Australia PhD in Public Health (Epidemiology and Health Economics)
    Shandong Medical University China Masters of Medical Sciences (Social Medicine and Health Economics)
    Shandong Medical University China Bachelor of Medicine (Public Health)
  • Research Interests

Competitive Research Funding

National Competitive Schemes

Date Project/No. Investigators Funding Body Amount
2012 - 2016 Pharmaceutical Benefits Branch, Australian Government Department of Health and Ageing. External evaluation of industry submissions to the Pharmaceutical Benefits Advisory Committee. Merlin T, Moss J, Wang S, Schubert C.   $5,455,151.
  • Memberships

    Date Role Membership Country
    2016 - ongoing Member Member of International Society for Pharmacoeconomics and Outcomes Research
    2014 - ongoing Member Member of Health Services Research Association of Australia and New Zealand
  • Position: Team Leader - Pharmaceuticals
  • Phone: 83136503
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  • Campus: North Terrace
  • Building: Adelaide Health and Medical Sciences, floor 9
  • Room: WS9086.24
  • Org Unit: Adelaide Health Technology Assessment

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