Professor Jane Hall

Professor Jane Hall is Distinguished Professor of Health Economics in the Business School at the University of Technology, Sydney. Jane is a Fellow of the Academy of Social Sciences in Australia and a Fellow of the Australian Academy of Health and Medical Sciences.

She has worked across many areas of health economics, including health technology assessment, measurement of quality of life, end of life care, health workforce, the economics of primary care and funding and financing issues.  She established the Centre for Health Economics Research and Evaluation (CHERE) in 1990 and served as Director until 2012. She remains in the Centre as Director, Strategy. She is involved in health policy issues internationally through her involvement with the Commonwealth Fund International Program in Health Policy and Practice. She has held many advisory and board positions, and is currently a member of the board of the Bureau of Health Information. She is actively involved in policy analysis and critique, and is a regular commentator on health funding and organisational issues in Australia.