Dr Rosa Legood
(花罗莎) MSc DPhil
of Health Economics
15-17 Tavistock Place
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.
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
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.