2018 student-supervisor conference

5 to7 September 2018

Catania, Italy


On behalf of the European Health Economics Association, the Italian Health Economics Association and the Department of Economics and Business of the University of Catania, we are pleased to invite you to attend the 5th EuHEA PhD Student-Supervisor and Early Career Researcher Conference.
The Conference will take place between 5th – 7th September 2018 at the Department of Economics and Business, Corso Italia 55, Catania.

The objective of the conference is to provide an oppor­tunity to PhD students and young researchers to present their research and to discuss it in depth with senior health economists and fellow young researchers with expertise in their field of study. The conference provides an excellent platform to advance a thesis chap­ter or a research manuscript, to network with peers and to gain new insights and collaborations with others interested in the same topic.

For more information on the conference, please visit the conference website: euheaphd2018.unict.it

Conference session format:
25 minute presentation by the author
15 minute discussion by another student/ECR’s supervisor
20 minutes for questions and general discussion

The conference will take place at the Deaprtment of Economics and Business, Corso Italia 55, Catania.

Key dates

Abstract Submission

12 March – 31 March 2018

Notification of Applicants

4 May 2018

Conference Registration Early Bird

4 May – 30 June 2018

Conference Registration Standard

1 July – 31 July 2018

Finalisation of Conference Programme

30 June 2018

Submission of papers and
Registration Deadline

31 July 2018


5 September to 7 September 2018


Local organizing committee

Marina Cavalieri

Calogero Guccio

Domenico Lisi

Marco Martorana

Giacomo Pignataro