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Dr Rosa Legood

(花罗莎) MSc DPhil

Associate Professor
of Health Economics

Room
1st Floor, Room 134

LSHTM
15-17 Tavistock Place
London
WC1H 9SH
United Kingdom

Tel.
+44 (0)207 958 8256

Fax.
+44 207 927 2701

Rosa joined LSHTM in 2007. Her training is in health economics and public health. Previously she worked at Oxford in the Department of Public Health and York Health Economics Consortium. She has specific expertise in modelling and economic evaluation.

Affiliations

Faculty of Public Health and Policy
Department of Health Services Research and Policy

Centres

Centre for Global Chronic Conditions
Global Mental Health

Teaching

Rosa is the Deputy Director of the Global Health Policy course

She has supervised three PhDs to successful completion. Currently she is interested in supervising PhD students on the following topics 1) Economic evaluations of global mental health 2) Economics of breast cancer in Africa and Brazil

Research

Her main research interests relate to conducting economic evaluations in both developed and developing country settings. In addition, she is interested in the gap between the needs of policy makers and the presentation of cost-effectiveness information.  She is the health economics lead on a large RCT to tackle school bullying. She also collaborates with Queen Mary modelling genetic testing for Breast and ovarian cancer prevention.

 

Research Area
Decision analysis
Economic evaluation
Health technology assessment
Vaccines
Modelling
Discipline
Health economics
Economics
Genetics
Mathematical modelling
Disease and Health Conditions
Cancer
HIV/AIDS
Mental health
Human papillomavirus (HPV)
Non-communicable diseases
Country
Burkina Faso
Brazil
China
India
South Africa

Selected Publications

Cost-effectiveness of Population-Based BRCA1, BRCA2, RAD51C, RAD51D, BRIP1, PALB2 Mutation Testing in Unselected General Population Women.
Manchanda, R. ; Patel, S. ; Gordeev, V.S. ; Antoniou, A.C. ; Smith, S. ; Lee, A. ; Hopper, J.L. ; MacInnis, R.J. ; Turnbull, C. ; Ramus, S.J. ; Gayther, S.A. ; Pharoah, P.D.P. ; Menon, U. ; Jacobs, I. ; Legood, R. ;
2018
J Natl Cancer Inst
Cost-effectiveness of Population Screening for BRCA Mutations in Ashkenazi Jewish Women Compared With Family History-Based Testing.
Manchanda, R. ; Legood, R. ; Burnell, M. ; McGuire, A. ; Raikou, M. ; Loggenberg, K. ; Wardle, J. ; Sanderson, S. ; Gessler, S. ; Side, L. ; Balogun, N. ; Desai, R. ; Kumar, A. ; Dorkins, H. ; Wallis, Y. ; Chapman, C. ; Taylor, R. ; Jacobs, C. ; Tomlinson, I. ; Beller, U. ; Menon, U. ; Jacobs, I. ;
2015
J Natl Cancer Inst
Initiating change locally in bullying and aggression through the school environment (INCLUSIVE): a pilot randomised controlled trial.
Bonell, C. ; Fletcher, A. ; Fitzgerald-Yau, N. ; Hale, D. ; Allen, E. ; Elbourne, D. ; Jones, R. ; Bond, L. ; Wiggins, M. ; Miners, A. ; Legood, R. ; Scott, S. ; Christie, D. ; Viner, R. ;
2015
Health Technol Assess
Building capacity for sustainable research programmes for cancer in Africa.
Adewole, I.; Martin, D.N.; Williams, M.J.; Adebamowo, C.; Bhatia, K.; Berling, C.; Casper, C.; Elshamy, K.; Elzawawy, A.; Lawlor, R.T.; Legood, R.; Mbulaiteye, S.M.; Odedina, F.T.; Olopade, O.I.; Olopade, C.O.; Parkin, D.M.; Rebbeck, T.R.; Ross, H.; Santini, L.A.; Torode, J.; Trimble, E.L.; Wild, C.P.; Young, A.M.; Kerr, D.J.;
2014
Nat Rev Clin Oncol
The Cost-Utility of Telemedicine to Screen for Diabetic Retinopathy in India
Rachapelle, S.; Legood, R.; Alavi, Y.; Lindfield, R.; Sharma, T.; Kuper, H.; Polack, S.
2013
Ophthalmology
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