Winter 2019: University of York

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

Meeting schedule

The HESG Winter Meeting took 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.

Click here to download the programme, or view it below.

  • Monday 7th January – 12 p.m. arrival and registration with lunch and afternoon sessions. The plenary session in tribute to Professor Alan Maynard will be hosted in the Yorkshire Museum and will be followed by a drinks and buffet reception.
  • 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.
HESG York 2019 Schedule

Minutes from the Members’ Meeting will be available to all members on the Minutes page.


Click here to download the abstract booklet, or view it below.

HESG Abstract booklet


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

Delegates can download all accepted papers for this meeting below (or at this link), using the password provided by the local organising committee.

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.

A PDF of general information for delegates can be downloaded here.

Key dates


Registration opens12th July 2018
Early bird rate deadline2nd November 2018
Registration closes30th November 2018


Abstract submission opens24th August 2018
Abstract submission closes21st September 2018
Notification of acceptance19th October 2018
Paper submission deadline30th November 2018


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

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