prof.dr. (Werner) W.B.F. Brouwer

Full Professor Erasmus School of Health Policy & Management Health Economics (HE)
Location
Erasmus University Rotterdam
Room
J8-
Telephone
+31 6 51627529
Email
w.b.f.brouwer@ese.eur.nl

Latest academic publication

A.E. Attema, H.M. Krol, N.J.A. van Exel & W.B.F. Brouwer (2018). New findings from the time trade-off for income approach to elicit willingness to pay for a quality adjusted life year. European Journal of Health Economics (HEPAC). doi: https://doi.org/10.1007/s10198-017-0883-9

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Werner Brouwer (1972) is a Professor of Health Economics within the Erasmus School of Health Policy & Management (ESHPM) of the Erasmus University Rotterdam.

He obtained an MSc in Economics (1996) and a PhD in Health Economics (1999) at the same university. Werner is also affiliated with the institute for Medical Technology Assessment and the Erasmus School of Economics. Moreover, he is an Honorary University Professor at the Corvinus University in Budapest, Hungary.

His research focuses on the methodology of welfare economic evaluations in health care. His work has covered topics like optimal decision rules, normative foundations of economic evaluations in health, measurement and valuation of informal care and productivity costs, incorporating equity considerations in economic evaluations as well as the monetary value of health gains. In addition, he has performed work on the link between economic evaluation and health policy, behavioral economics and public health economics. He published extensively on these topics including in journals like Health Economics, Journal of Health Economics, Medical Decision Making, Social Science & Medicine and British Medical Journal.

Werner has been involved in several courses taught in the bachelor phase as well as in the international Master of Health Economics, Policy and Law (HEPL) of the Erasmus School of Health Policy & Management. So far, he has supervised 12 completed PhD theses. From 2012-2018 he was Dean of ESHPM.

Werner is an Associate Editor of Health Economics and a member of the Editorial Boards of the European Journal of Health Economics, PharmacoEconomics and Cost-Effectiveness and Resource Allocation. He is a member of the European Commission Expert Panel on Effective Ways of Investing in Health and the independent chairman of the Foundation for Top Clinical Mental Health Care (TOPGGz) and chairs the Erasmus Initiative Smarter Choices for Better Health of the Erasmus University Rotterdam.

Address

Visiting address

Burg. Oudlaan 50 3062 PA Rotterdam

Postal address

Postbus 1738 3000 DR Rotterdam