Themes

HTA aims to form a bridge between research and policy. Important research themes include:

  • Decision-analytic modeling
  • Late-phase studies & real-world evidence
  • Multi-criteria decision analysis (MCDA)
  • Preference measurement / Discrete choice evaluation (DCE) & Time trade off (TTO) studies.

Other relevant themes: Integrated care programs, medical devices, e-Health/telemedicine, transferability, value based health care.

Focus is on a wide range of diseases, including orphan diseases, oncology, chronic obstructive pulmonary disorder (COPD), diabetes, asthma, cardiovascular diseases, mental health, rheumatoid arthritis and multiple sclerosis.