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.
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, (2018), Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism
Perceptions of Risks for Diabetes-Related Complications in Type 2 Diabetes Populations. A Systematic Review.
Rouyard T. et al, (2017), Diabetic Medicine
Risk attitudes of people with 'manageable' chronic disease: An analysis under prospect theory
Rouyard T. et al, Social Science and Medicine