Health Economics Unit, South Africa

The Health Economics Unit (HEU) in the School of Public Health and Family Medicine at the University of Cape Town works to improve the performance of health systems in Sub-Saharan Africa through research in health economics and management, training, consultancy and capacity-building.

The HEU has developed a reputation for rigorous, high quality, health economics research and has established a strong research to policy track record. The Unit conducts research in several areas including: access to health care, equity in health and health care, health care financing and scaling-up access to priority interventions.


Associate Professor Sue Cleary,
Health Economics Unit, Faculty of Health Sciences,
University of Cape Town, Anzio Road, Observatory 7925,
Cape Town.
susan [dot] cleary [at] uct [dot] ac [dot] za (Email)