Dr Oliver Rivero-Arias
Associate Professor of Health Economics
- Senior Health Economist at NPEU
Oliver Rivero-Arias is the Senior Health Economist at the National Perinatal Epidemiology Unit having previously held appointments at the Health Economics Research Centre (HERC), University of Oxford during the period 2002-2013. His main research interest concerns the evaluation of cost-effectiveness methodology and the conduct of applied economic studies in the perinatal and maternal health area. He has been involved in the evaluation of methods to handle missing data in cost-effectiveness analysis, the economic implications of cost-effectiveness analysis alongside multinational clinical trials, the development of algorithms to map available data into quality of life measures, and the valuation of health for decision-making. He is actively involved in teaching and postgraduate supervision, and was an associate editor of BMC Medical Research Methodology during 2011-2015.