University Research Lecturer
José Leal joined the Health Economics Research Centre in January 2004, having completed his MSc in Health Economics at the University of York in 2003. Since joining HERC, José has worked on several projects, including an economic evaluation of genetic testing for sudden cardiac death, an economic evaluation of MS/MS screening for Medium Chain Acyl-CoenzymeA Dehydrogenase Deficiency, elicitation of expert opinion and several cost-of-illness studies.
José has recently completed a doctoral thesis at the University of Oxford on the use of multi-parameter evidence synthesis to inform economic evaluations. His current research interests include the use of expert opinion to inform decision models, evidence synthesis frameworks in economic evaluation and individual patient level modelling.
Estimating the sensitivity of a prostate cancer screening programme for different PSA cut-off levels: A UK case study.
Leal J. et al, (2018), Cancer Epidemiol, 52, 99 - 105
Computer simulation models of pre-diabetes populations: a systematic review protocol.
Leal J. et al, (2017), BMJ open, 7, e014954 - e014954
General hospital costs in England of medical and psychiatric care for patients who self-harm: a retrospective analysis
Tsiachristas A. et al, (2017), The Lancet Psychiatry
Resource use and UK-perspective costs in patients with type 2 diabetes during the Trial Evaluating Cardiovascular Outcomes with Sitagliptin (TECOS)
Gray AM. et al, (2017), DIABETOLOGIA, 60, S357 - S357
Costs of fragility hip fractures globally: a systematic review and meta-regression analysis
Williamson S. et al, (2017), Osteoporosis International