OHE’s Professor Nancy Devlin will be leaving OHE to take up a new role at the University of Melbourne, Australia, from January 2019.
Nancy will be Professor of Health Economics and Director of the Centre of Health Policy in the Melbourne School of Population and Global Health. The Centre of Health Policy comprises research units in Demography and Ageing; Evaluation and Implementation Science; Public Health and Law; Cancer Health Services Research; and Health Economics (the latter of which Nancy will also lead).
When should progression-free survival be used as a surrogate for overall survival in oncology? Uneven reporting of results – different definitions and methods of analysis, lack of rigour in applying methodology – make progress difficult.