Thomas joined the Health Economics Research Centre in October 2014. He holds a Doctorate in Pharmaceutical Sciences from the University of Paris and a MSc in Economics from the Paris School of Economics.
Thomas is undertaking a DPhil (PhD) at the University of Oxford investigating new ways of providing lifetime risks information to both patients and health professionals in the area of Type 2 Diabetes. His research interests focus on the application of behavioural economics (such as decision making processes under uncertainty, prospect theory, etc.) to improve health outcomes.
Risk attitudes of people with 'manageable' chronic disease: An analysis under prospect theory
Rouyard T. et al, Social science and medicine
Nudging people with Type 2 diabetes towards better self-management through personalised risk communication: a pilot randomised controlled trial in primary care
Rouyard T. et al, Endocrinology, diabetes and metabolism
Perceptions of Risks for Diabetes-Related Complications in Type 2 Diabetes Populations. A Systematic Review.
Rouyard T. et al, Diabetic medicine