Dr Lindsay Mangham-Jefferies
MA MBA PhD
in Health Economics
15-17 Tavistock Place
I joined the Department of Global Health and Development in September 2007. Before joining LSHTM I worked for the UK Department for International Development (DFID) and for the Health Economics Research Centre of Oxford University.
I have a first degree in Economics and Econometrics, a Masters in Political Economy, a Masters in Business Administration and a PhD in Health Economics.
I left LSHTM in July 2016.
My personal website is www.lindsaymanghamjefferies.com
I am a health economist and have taught on the following MSc modules:
- Introduction to Health Economics
- Economic Evaluation,
- Economics of Global Health Policy
- Epidemiology and Control of Malaria
My research interests are the economics of health systems in low and middle income countries, with a focus on: economic evaluation of complex interventions that aim to improve health care delivery; provider knowledge, incentives and practice in the provision of care; and economics of scaling up health interventions.
Recent work includes:
- Economics lead for IDEAS: a measurement, learning and evaluation project which aims to improve the evidence on strategies and innovations to improve maternal and newborn health (ideas.lshtm.ac.uk). IDEAS is a multi-country study with partners in Ethiopia, Nigeria and India.
- Evaluation and economic evaluation of interventions to improve malaria diagnosis and treatment in Cameroon and Nigeria (www.actconsortium.org).
- Conceptual work on the scaling up of international health interventions
- Research on motivation of health workers in Malawi
- Economic model on the costs associated with preterm birth in England and Wales.