Social Research | Research Officer
Dr Brendan Walsh is a Research Officer in the Social Research Division, who joined the ESRI in July 2016. He was awarded a PhD in 2014 from NUIG, his thesis was titled “An economic examination of cancer screening”. He holds a M.A. in Economics and a B.A in Economics and History from NUIG.
Prior to this position, Brendan was a post-doctoral research fellow in the School of Health Sciences at City University London from 2014-2016. As part of his PhD, he was also a visiting research scholar in the Department of Health Services at the University of Washington, Seattle from 2011-2013.
His main research interest is health economics, with a particular focus on healthcare costs, access, and inequalities, and the economics of cancer.
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Latest Publications: How many beds? Capacity implications of hospital care demand projections in the Irish hospital system, 2015‐2030How many beds? Capacity implications of hospital care demand projections in the Irish hospital system, 2015‐2030The effect of a training programme on school nurses’ knowledge, attitudes, and depression recognition skills: The QUEST cluster randomised controlled trialA profile of physiotherapy supply in IrelandUniversal GP care in Ireland: potential cost implicationsA profile of physiotherapy supply in IrelandUniversal GP care in Ireland: potential cost implicationsProjections of demand for healthcare in Ireland, 2015-2030: First report from the Hippocrates ModelDisparities in cancer care and costs at the end of life: evidence from England’s National Health ServiceImpact of laparoscopic versus open surgery on hospital costs for colon cancer: a population-based retrospective cohort study
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