State and Civic Efforts Helped Save at Least 80,000 Lives in Russia During the Pandemic, HSE Experts Say
In a study, ‘How Many Deaths from COVID-19 Were Avoided by Russian Society’, experts from HSE University found that the restrictive measures taken by the Russian government and its citizens to combat the spread of the virus saved the lives of tens of thousands of Russians.
This issue was discussed by participants and guests of an international conference international conference 'Outpatient Care Delivery in the Russian Federation: Creating a Platform for Improved Health Outcomes', which was held at Higher School of Economics at the end of June.
The Paper ‘The Motivational Effects of Changing from a Fixed Salary to Performance Based Remuneration of Russian Physicians’ Was Prepared by the Centre’s Director, Sergey Shishkin, and Leading Research Fellow Aleksandr Temnitsky. The Research Uses the Data of Five Surveys Conducted in 2007–2014.
Sergey Shishkin Presented the Paper at the European Association of Health Economics Conference in Hamburg, Germany on July 14, 2016.
On April 25 a round table on ‘E-Health Initiatives in Russia and the Netherlands, towards Patient-Centred Care’ was held at HSE. The event was organized under the auspices of the Russia-Netherlands Bilateral Health Working Group supported by the Ministry of Healthcare of the Russian Federation, the Higher School of Economics and the Skolkovo Foundation.
Plenary Session 'Health Care System Reforms: Problems and Results' Took Place in Moscow on April 21, 2016
A study carried out by the Centre for Health Policy on how patients pay for medical care in the healthcare system was named one of HSE’s top 14 most interesting research projects of 2014. The study was carried out by the Centre’s Director, Sergey Shishkin, along with Elena Potapchik and Elena Selezneva.
Leading Research Fellow in HSE’s Centre for Health Policy and World Bank Consultant Igor Sheiman prepared a report for the World Bank in October-December 2014 to assess how the State Health Care Development Programme for 2011-2015 ‘Salamatty Kazakhstan’ was carried out.
Staff from Centre for Health Policy Take Part in Russian-Taiwanese Symposium on Research in the Humanities and Social Sciences
The Centre’s Director, Sergey Shishkin, and Senior Research Fellow Elena Tarasenko took part in a Russian-Taiwanese symposium on research in the humanities and social sciences. The symposium was held in Taipei, Taiwan on November 14-17, 2014.
Centre for Health Policy Director Sergey Shishkin participates in 13th Annual International Conference on Health Economics, Management & Policy in Athens
The Director of the Centre for Health Policy Director, Sergey Shishkin, took part in the13th Annual International Conference on Health Economics, Management & Policy in Athens, Greece, where he presented his paper on ‘Doctors’ Motivation in the Post-Semashko Healthcare System.’