Amanda Cole

Amanda Cole

Economist

Amanda’s current research interests include the use of real world evidence to support HTA and product development; health state valuation methodology; criteria for the economic evaluation of health interventions; value assessment for medical devices; and the interaction between HTA policy and optimal R&D decisions by industry.

Before joining OHE in 2014, Amanda was a research fellow at the University of Birmingham where she focused on the HTA of medical devices. She was involved in projects commissioned by the National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE), and also conducted research on approaches to embedding health economic evaluation early in the product development process. 

Amanda holds a PhD in health economics from the University of Birmingham.