Nijmegen, Netherlands

The Use of Health Technology Assessment (HTA) to Support Universal Health Coverage

when 4 July 2022 - 8 July 2022
language English
duration 1 week
credits 2 EC
fee EUR 500

This course provides practical and stepwise guidance on the use of evidence-informed deliberative processes in HTA to design a country’s health benefit package. You will learn how this approach promotes legitimate decision-making on the path to universal health coverage.

Course leader

Rob Baltussen
Professor Global health economics
Radboud University Medical Centre, Health Evidence

Target group


The course is designed for policy makers at Ministries of Health or other governmental institutes; representatives of HTA organisations; researchers and students who work in HTA; industry representatives.

Course aim

After this course you are able to:

- Understand the concepts of HTA, UHC and evidence-informed deliberative processes
- Understand best practices of HTA for benefit package design
- Apply the concept of HTA and EDPs in your own context

Fee info

EUR 500: The fee includes the registration fees, course materials, access to library and IT facilities, coffee/tea, lunch, and a number of social activities.


We offer several reduced fees:
€ 450 early bird discount- deadline 1 April 2022 (10%)
€ 425 partner + RU discount (15%)
€ 375 early bird + partner + RU discount (25%)