Jeff Round, BA (Hons), MA, PhD, is Director of Economics at the IHE. He specializes in policy evaluation, decision analytic modelling and health technology assessment. His research encompasses both applied and methodological topics in health economics and economic evaluation. His primary methodological interest is the assessment of the equitable distribution of health gains within economic evaluations and statistical methods for the estimation of health state utilities. Prior to joining IHE he spent 10 years in the UK academic sector. He is Adjunct Professor at the School of Public Health, University of Alberta and Honorary Senior Lecturer in Health Economic Modelling at the University of Bristol.