Career History

Professional Qualifications and professional memberships
 
BA Hons Economics, University of Stirling, 1972
D Phil Health Economics, University of Oxford, 1996
Co convenor, Campbell and Cochrane Economics Methods Group

Research interests

Economist and health services researcher with special interest in methods used in economic evaluations, including economics of informal care in chronic illness

Recent grants for which I am lead or co-applicant

EuroPrevall. The Prevalence, Cost and Basis of Food Allergy across Europe, Workpackage 4.3, Economics of food allergy 01/06/2005-31/05/2009, £265,759, CEC (Framework 6).

Career summary 

2010-date  Professor Emeritus, Health Economics, Norwich Medical School, University of East Anglia
 
2010-date  Honorary Associate, Health Economics Consulting, Norwich Medical School, University of East Anglia
 
1999-2010  Professor in Health Economics in the School of Medicine Health Policy and Practice, University of East Anglia

1997-1999  Senior Lecturer in Health Services Research, School of Health Policy and Practice, at the University of East Anglia

1982-1996  Core Economist, National Perinatal Epidemiology Unit (NPEU), University of Oxford

1980-1982  Research Assistant, National Perinatal Epidemiology Unit (NPEU), University of Oxford

1977-1978  Lecturer in Business Studies, Newbury College

1973-1974  Research Associate in economics and finance at the University of Stirling
 

All Publications

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Wilson, E., Mugford, M., Barton, G., Shepstone, L.

(2016)

Efficient research design: using value-of-information analysis to estimate the optimal mix of top-down and bottom-up costing approaches in an economic evaluation alongside a clinical trial,

in Medical Decision Making

36

(3)

pp. 335-348

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Nikiphorou, E., Davies, C., Mugford, M., Cooper, N., Brooksby, A., Bunn, D., Verstappen, S. M. M., Young, A., Symmons, D. P., Macgregor, A.

(2015)

Direct health costs of inflammatory polyarthritis 10 years after disease onset: Results from the Norfolk Arthritis Register,

in Journal of Rheumatology

42

(5)

pp. 794-798

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Hodgekins, J., French, P., Birchwood, M., Mugford, M., Christopher, R., Marshall, M., Everard, L., Lester, H., Jones, P., Amos, T., Singh, S., Sharma (Cheshire & Wirral NHS), V., Morrison, T., Fowler, D.

(2015)

Comparing time use in individuals at different stages of psychosis and a non-clinical comparison group,

in Schizophrenia Research

161

(2-3)

pp. 188–193

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Shemilt, I., Mugford, M., Byford, S., Drummond, M., Eisenstein, E., Knapp, M., Mallender, J., Marsh, K., McDaid, D., Vale, L., Walker, D.

(2015)

Campbell Collaboration Methods Policy Brief: Economics Methods. Oslo: The Campbell Collaboration,

UEA Repository

(Working paper)

(Published)


Fox, M., Mugford, M., Voordouw, J., Cornelisse-Vermaat, J., Antonides, G., de la Hoz Caballer, B., Cerecedo, I., Zamora, J., Rokicka, E., Jewczak, M., Clark, A., Kowalski, M., Papadopoulos, N., Knulst, A., Seneviratne, S., Belohlavkova, S., Asero, R., de Blay, F., Purohit, A., Clausen, M., Flokstra de Blok, B., Dubois, A., Fernandez-Rivas, M., Burney, P., Frewer, L., Mills, C.

(2013)

Health sector costs of self-reported food allergy in Europe: a patient-based cost of illness study,

in European Journal of Public Health

23

(5)

pp. 757-762

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Shemilt, I., Valentine, J., Possel, P., Mugford, M., Wooldridge, D.

(2012)

Costing program implementation using systematic reviews: Interventions for the provention of adolescent depression,

in Research Synthesis Methods

3

(3)

pp. 191-201

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Martin, A., Jones, A., Mugford, M., Shemilt, I., Hancock, R., Wittenberg, R.

(2012)

Methods used to identify and measure resource use in economic evaluations: a systematic review of questionnaires for older people,

in Health Economics

21

(8)

pp. 1017-1022

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Voordouw, J., Antonides, G., Fox, M., Cerecedo, I., Zamora, J., Hoz Caballer, B., Rokicka, E., Cornelisse-Vermaat, J., Jewczak, M., Starosta, P., Kowalska, M. L., Jędrzejczak-Czechowicz, M., Vázquez-Cortés, S., Escudero, C., Blok, B. F., Dubois, A., Mugford, M., Frewer, L. J.

(2012)

Subjective Welfare, Well-Being, and Self-Reported Food Hypersensitivity in Four European Countries: Implications for European Policy,

in Social Indicators Research

107

(3)

pp. 465-482

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Mugford, M.

(2012)

Why study the economics of screening for CF?,

in Journal of Cystic Fibrosis

11

(4)

pp. 265

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Price, D., Musgrave, S., Shepstone, L., Hillier, E., Sims, E., Gilbert, R., Juniper, E., Ayres, J., Kemp, L., Blyth, A., Wilson, E., Wolfe, S., Freeman, D., Mugford, M., Murdoch, J., Harvey, I.

(2011)

Leukotriene antagonists as first-line or add-on asthma controller therapy,

in New England Journal of Medicine

364

(18)

pp. 1695-1707

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Price, D., Musgrave, S., Wilson, E., Sims, E., Shepstone, L., Blyth, A., Murdoch, J., Mugford, M., Juniper, E., Ayres, J., Wolfe, S., Freeman, D., Lipp, A., Gilbert, R., Harvey, I.

(2011)

A pragmatic single-blind randomised controlled trial and economic evaluation of the use of leukotriene receptor antagonists in primary care at steps 2 and 3 of the national asthma guidelines (ELEVATE study),

in Health Technology Assessment

15

(21)

pp. 1-132

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Fox, M., Mugford, M., Frewer, L., Voordruw, J., Hourihane, J., Dunngalvin, A.

(2011)

Gender Differences in the Direct, Indirect, and Socio-Emotional Costs of Living and Seeking Healthcare for Adults with and without Food-Sensitivity,

in Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology

127

(2)

pp. AB186-AB186

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Garrison, K., Shemilt, I., Donell, S., Ryder, J., Mugford, M., Harvey, I., Song, F., Alt, V.

(2010)

Bone morphogenetic protein (BMP) for fracture healing in adults,

in Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews

16

(6)

pp. CD006950

UEA Repository

(Article)

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Shemilt, I., Mugford, M., Vale, L., Marsh, K., Donaldson, C.

(2010)

Evidence-Based Decisions and Economics: Health Care, Social Welfare, Education and Criminal Justice,

Wiley-Blackwell

ISBN 9781405191531

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Peek, G., Elbourne, D., Mugford, M.

(2010)

Ventilatory support versus ECMO for severe adult respiratory failure Reply,

UEA Repository

(Working paper)

(Published)


Davies, C., Lorgelly, P., Shemilt, I., Mugford, M., Tucker, K., Macgregor, A.

(2010)

Can choices between alternative hip prostheses be evidence based? a review of the economic evaluation literature,

in Cost Effectiveness and Resource Allocation

8

(1)

pp. 1-10

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Shemilt, I., Mugford, M., Vale, L., Marsh, K., Donaldson, C., Drummond, M.

(2010)

Evidence synthesis, economics and public policy,

in Research Synthesis Methods

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(2)

pp. 126-135

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Voordouw, J., Fox, M., Cornelisse-Vermaat, J., Antonides, G., Mugford, M., Frewer, L.

(2010)

Household costs associated with food allergy: an exploratory study,

in British Food Journal

112

(11)

pp. 1205-1215

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Wilson, E., Price, D., Musgrave, S., Sims, E., Shepstone, L., Murdoch, J., Mugford, M., Blyth, A., Juniper, E., Ayres, J., Wolfe, S., Freeman, D., Gilbert, R., Hillyer, E., Harvey, I.

(2010)

The cost effectiveness of leukotriene receptor antagonists versus long acting beta-2 agonists as add-on therapy to inhaled corticosteroids for asthma: a pragmatic trial,

in Pharmacoeconomics

28

(7)

pp. 597-608

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Wilson, E., Sims, E., Musgrave, S., Shepstone, L., Blyth, A., Murdoch, J., Mugford, M., Juniper, E., Ayres, J., Wolfe, S., Freeman, D., Gilbert, R., Harvey, I., Hillyer, E., Price, D.

(2010)

The cost effectiveness of leukotriene receptor antagonists versus inhaled corticosteroids for initial asthma controller therapy: a pragmatic trial,

in Pharmacoeconomics

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pp. 585-595

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Key Research Interests

Collaborative international, national and local research with many colleagues, on a range of health and social policy topics.

Selected publications

Martin, A, Jones, A, Mugford, M, Shemilt, I, Hancock, R and Wittenberg, R (2011) Methods used to identify and measure resource use in economic evaluations: a systematic review of questionnaires for older people. Health Economics (Epub ahead of print). n/a-n/a. ISSN 10579230

Price, D, Musgrave, S, Shepstone, L, Hillier, E, Sims, E, Gilbert, R, Juniper, E, Ayres, J, Kemp, L, Blyth, A, Wilson, E, Wolfe, S, Freeman, D, Mugford, M, Murdoch, J and Harvey, I (2011) Leukotriene antagonists as first-line or add-on asthma controller therapy. The New England Journal of Medicine, 364 (18). pp. 1695-1707. ISSN 0028-4793

Shemilt, I, Mugford, M, Vale, L, Marsh, K, Donaldson, C and Drummond, M (2010) Evidence synthesis, economics and public policy. Research Synthesis Methods, 1 (2). pp. 126-135.

Fox, M, Voordouw, J, Mugford, M, Cornelisse-Vermaat, J, Antonides, G and Frewer, L (2009) Social and economic costs of food allergies in Europe: development of a questionnaire to measure costs and health utility. Journal of Health Service Research, 44 (5.1). pp. 1662-1678.

Shemilt, I, Mugford, M, Vale, L, Marsh, K and Donaldson, C Evidence-Based Decisions and Economics: Healthcare, social welfare, education and criminal justice. Oxford: Wiley-Blackwell 2008.

Teaching Interests

My main teaching interests are in developing interdisciplinary thinking at all levels to incorporate economics dimensions, and to develop high level capacity to research and understand research in the field of economics and health.
 
My main teaching activities are:

Ad hoc workshops in health economics for professional and research groups

External Activities and Indicators of Esteem

  • Joint convenor (former Chair), Campbell and Cochrane Collaboration Economics Methods Group 2003-
  • Member, College of Experts, NCCRCD, Department of Health 2005-
  • Chair, Steering Group, UEA/NHS Health Economics Support Programme 1999-2010
  • (Chair) Advisory committee for NHS economic evaluations database, Centre for Reviews and Dissemination, University of York 2000-2010