Projects per year
- Joint convenor (former Chair), Campbell and Cochrane Collaboration Economics Methods Group 2003-
- Member, College of Experts, NCCRCD, Department of Health 2005-
- Chair, Steering Group, UEA/NHS Health Economics Support Programme 1999-2010
- (Chair) Advisory committee for NHS economic evaluations database, Centre for Reviews and Dissemination, University of York 2000-2010
Areas of Expertise
Professional Qualifications and professional memberships
BA Hons Economics, University of Stirling, 1972
D Phil Health Economics, University of Oxford, 1996
Co convenor, Campbell and Cochrane Economics Methods Group
Economist and health services researcher with special interest in methods used in economic evaluations, including economics of informal care in chronic illness
Recent grants for which I am lead or co-applicant
EuroPrevall. The Prevalence, Cost and Basis of Food Allergy across Europe, Workpackage 4.3, Economics of food allergy 01/06/2005-31/05/2009, £265,759, CEC (Framework 6).
2010-date Professor Emeritus, Health Economics, Norwich Medical School, University of East Anglia
2010-date Honorary Associate, Health Economics Consulting, Norwich Medical School, University of East Anglia
1999-2010 Professor in Health Economics in the School of Medicine Health Policy and Practice, University of East Anglia
1997-1999 Senior Lecturer in Health Services Research, School of Health Policy and Practice, at the University of East Anglia
1982-1996 Core Economist, National Perinatal Epidemiology Unit (NPEU), University of Oxford
1980-1982 Research Assistant, National Perinatal Epidemiology Unit (NPEU), University of Oxford
1977-1978 Lecturer in Business Studies, Newbury College
1973-1974 Research Associate in economics and finance at the University of Stirling
Key Research Interests and Expertise
Martin, A, Jones, A, Mugford, M, Shemilt, I, Hancock, R and Wittenberg, R (2011) Methods used to identify and measure resource use in economic evaluations: a systematic review of questionnaires for older people. Health Economics (Epub ahead of print). n/a-n/a. ISSN 10579230
Price, D, Musgrave, S, Shepstone, L, Hillier, E, Sims, E, Gilbert, R, Juniper, E, Ayres, J, Kemp, L, Blyth, A, Wilson, E, Wolfe, S, Freeman, D, Mugford, M, Murdoch, J and Harvey, I (2011) Leukotriene antagonists as first-line or add-on asthma controller therapy. The New England Journal of Medicine, 364 (18). pp. 1695-1707. ISSN 0028-4793
Shemilt, I, Mugford, M, Vale, L, Marsh, K, Donaldson, C and Drummond, M (2010) Evidence synthesis, economics and public policy. Research Synthesis Methods, 1 (2). pp. 126-135.
Fox, M, Voordouw, J, Mugford, M, Cornelisse-Vermaat, J, Antonides, G and Frewer, L (2009) Social and economic costs of food allergies in Europe: development of a questionnaire to measure costs and health utility. Journal of Health Service Research, 44 (5.1). pp. 1662-1678.
Shemilt, I, Mugford, M, Vale, L, Marsh, K and Donaldson, C Evidence-Based Decisions and Economics: Healthcare, social welfare, education and criminal justice. Oxford: Wiley-Blackwell 2008.
My main teaching activities are:
Ad hoc workshops in health economics for professional and research groups
Expertise related to UN Sustainable Development Goals
In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. This person’s work contributes towards the following SDG(s):
- 17 Finished
Developing Improved Survey Questions on Older People's Receipt of, and Payment for, Formal and Informal Care (Stage 1)
Hancock, R., Blake (Nat. Centre for Social Res.), M., Cheshire (Nat. Centre for Social Re, H., Comas-Herrera (LSE), A., D'Ardenne (Nat. Centre for Social R, J., Darton (Kent), R., Fernandez (LSE), J., Gray (Nat. Centre for Social Res.), M., Henderson (LSE), C., King (LSE), D., Lessof (Nat. Centre for Social Res., C., Malley (LSE), J., Mugford, M., Pickard (LSE), L., Wittenberg (LSE), R. & Wood (Nat. Centre for Social Res.), N.
1/05/09 → 31/07/09
Exploring the ability of lay workers to support health-related behaviour change in deprived areas through Heart of Mersey
Harvey, I., Bower (Manchester), P., Capewell (Liverpool), S., Edwards (Manchester), P. R., Gabbay (Liverpool), M., Harrison (Manchester), R., Heller (Manchester), R., Kennedy (Liverpool), L., Lloyd-Williams (Liverpool), F. & Mugford, M.
1/07/08 → 14/02/10
1/04/08 → 31/07/10
Efficient research design: using value-of-information analysis to estimate the optimal mix of top-down and bottom-up costing approaches in an economic evaluation alongside a clinical trialWilson, E., Mugford, M., Barton, G. & Shepstone, L., 1 Apr 2016, In: Medical Decision Making. 36, 3, p. 335-348 14 p.
Research output: Contribution to journal › Article › peer-reviewOpen AccessFile3 Citations (Scopus)7 Downloads (Pure)
Shemilt, I., Mugford, M., Byford, S., Drummond, M., Eisenstein, E., Knapp, M., Mallender, J., Marsh, K., McDaid, D., Vale, L. & Walker, D., 2015.
Research output: Working paper
Comparing time use in individuals at different stages of psychosis and a non-clinical comparison groupHodgekins, J., French, P., Birchwood, M., Mugford, M., Christopher, R., Marshall, M., Everard, L., Lester, H., Jones, P., Amos, T., Singh, S., Sharma (Cheshire & Wirral NHS), V., Morrison, T. & Fowler, D., Feb 2015, In: Schizophrenia Research. 161, 2-3, p. 188–193 6 p.
Research output: Contribution to journal › Article › peer-reviewOpen AccessFile48 Citations (Scopus)8 Downloads (Pure)
Direct health costs of inflammatory polyarthritis 10 years after disease onset: Results from the Norfolk Arthritis RegisterNikiphorou, E., Davies, C., Mugford, M., Cooper, N., Brooksby, A., Bunn, D., Verstappen, S. M. M., Young, A., Symmons, D. P. M. & Macgregor, A., May 2015, In: Journal of Rheumatology. 42, 5, p. 794-798 5 p.
Research output: Contribution to journal › Article › peer-reviewOpen AccessFile4 Citations (Scopus)13 Downloads (Pure)
The Impact of Double-Blind Placebo-Controlled Food Challenge (DBPCFC) on the Socioeconomic Cost of Food Allergy in EuropeCerecedo, I., Zamora, J., Fox, M., Voordouw, J., Plana, N., Rokicka, E., Fernandez-Rivas, M., Vázquez Cortés, S., Reche, M., Fiandor, A., Kowalski, M., Antonides, G., Mugford, M., Frewer, L. J. & de la Hoz Caballer, B., 2014, In: Journal of Investigational Allergology & Clinical Immunology. 24, 6, p. 418-424 7 p.
Research output: Contribution to journal › Article › peer-review14 Citations (Scopus)