Winter 2019: University of York

The Health Economists’ Study Group Winter 2019 Meeting will be hosted by the Centre for Health Economics (CHE) at the University of York, from 7th-9th January 2019.

Register now.

Meeting schedule

The HESG Winter Meeting will take place at the Principal York Hotel, York over three days from 12 p.m. on 7th January to 1 p.m. on 9th January 2019.

A pre-conference short-course will run from 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. on Monday 7th January. Please visit the University of York website for more information.

A full programme will be available in due course.

  • Monday 7th January – 12 p.m. arrival and registration with lunch, afternoon sessions, evening drinks and buffet reception followed by the plenary session in tribute to Professor Alan Maynard in the Principal York Hotel Events Centre.
  • Tuesday 8th January – Full day of sessions with refreshments and lunch, evening dinner at Merchant Adventurers Hall.
  • Wednesday 9th January – Morning sessions then close at 1 p.m. with packed lunch.


An abstract booklet will be available in due course.


HESG members will be able to download papers for the meeting from the accepted papers archive.

Delegates will be able to download all accepted papers for this meeting in due course.

Venue and Accommodation

Accommodation is provided in the registration fee for two nights (Monday 7th and Tuesday 8th) at the meeting venue, the Principal York Hotel. York railway station is a 2-minute walk from the meeting venue.

Key dates


Registration is now open via the University of York.

Registration opens 12th July 2018
Early bird rate deadline 2nd November 2018
Registration closes 30th November 2018


Abstract submission is now closed.

After notification of acceptance, you will be able to submit your paper here.

Abstract submission opens 24th August 2018
Abstract submission closes 21st September 2018
Notification of acceptance 19th October 2018
Paper submission deadline 30th November 2018


PhD students can apply for a scholarship to attend the meeting, using the form at this link.

Until 2nd November 2018 From 3rd November 2018
HESG member £415 £465
HESG member (without accommodation) £300 £350
Non-member £445 £495
Non-member (without accommodation) £330 £380

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