Prof Paddy Gillespie
Paddy Gillespie is Professor of Health Economics and Director of the Health Economics & Policy Analysis Centre (HEPAC) at NUI Galway. His research activity is focused on the application of the techniques of economic evaluation, including trial-based and decision model-based analysis, and econometrics to inform health policy and practice. The output from this work, which has involved collaboration with colleagues across multiple disciplines, has been published in a range of leading national and international peer-reviewed journals. Beyond NUI Galway, Paddy is a research affiliate at the Economic and Social Research Institute, a health economics educator for the Health Research Board Trials Methodology Research Network, and the health economics lead for the Health Research Board Primary Care Clinical Trials Network Ireland, the Centre for Research in Medical Devices (CURAM), and the Centre for Personalised Medicine – Clinical Decision Making and Patient Safety (CPM).