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Southampton Health Technology Assessments Centre

Welcome to Southampton Health Technology Assessments Centre (SHTAC) 

SHTAC is part of the Wessex Institute, Faculty of Medicine at the University of Southampton. We are involved in research addressing major policy questions on the use of drugs, devices, procedures, screening programmes, health promotion and public health and other interventions.

We work closely with clinicians, academics, service providers and patient representatives in developing high priority research questions. Our published research has covered a variety of areas in health, including mental health, obesity, cancer, heart disease, asthma, hepatitis and sexual health.

  • 19 September 2017

    Treatment of rare genetic disorder Erythro...

    Erythropoietic protoporphyria (EPP) is a rare genetic blood disorde...

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  • 5 September 2017

    SHTAC is critically appraising the company...

    SHTAC is assessing the company’s evidence submission to the Nationa...

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  • 25 August 2017

    Opportunity to join SHTAC health economics...

    We are recruiting a Research Fellow to join the health economics te...

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  • More about SHTAC

    SHTAC is involved in research addressing major policy questions on the use of drugs, devices, procedures, screening programmes, health promotion and public health and other interventions.

    Training Services

    SHTAC's expertise in evidence synthesis has allowed us to develop training courses in systematic reviews and health economic evaluations.

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