Dr Elisabeth Huynh

PhD (Economics)
Research Fellow
ANU College of Health and Medicine

Research interests

  • Health Economics
  • Health services research
  • Applied Econometrics
  • Patient preferences and decision making in health sector
  • Stated Preference Methods
  • Discrete choice experiments and modelling
  • Best-worst scaling
  • Health workforce
  • Healthy ageing
  • Nutrition and Physical activity
  • Quality of Life



Dr Elisabeth Huynh’s broad research interests are in health economics, focusing on understanding preferences, choice and behaviour of key decision makers in the health sector for medical interventions and economic evaluations.

Dr Huynh received her PhD in Economics (Econometrics) and B.Com majoring in Econometrics at the University of Sydney. Her research focuses on methodological and applied economics research predominantly in understanding and modelling discrete choice, preferences and behaviour of key decision makers in the health sector and other areas of public policy. Elisabeth’s research has engaged with international industry and government bodies in medical decision-making and policy on a broad range of topics. Substantive areas of interest include valuing quality of life and end-of-life decision making; health services research; ageing; health and development; and the labour markets of health care professionals, including participation decisions of patient and health service providers.


Researcher's projects

Measuring price elasticities of supply of service providers to address thin markets in the NDIS


Tools for Outcomes Research to Measure and Value Child Health (TORCH) study 


Current student projects

External co-supervision and associate supervision:

Wambrauw, Monita Yessy Beatrick, PhD Candidate. Investigation route choice behaviour of commuters using bridge linking isolated islands in Indonesia (UniSA)

Mpundu Kaambwa,Christine, PhD Candidate. Measuring and valuing health related quality of life for children and adolescents with neurological disabilities: the case of cerebral palsy. (UniSA)

Johnson, Brittany Jayne, PhD Candidate. Equipping parents to reduce their children's intake of unhealthy foods (Flinders University)



Projects and Grants

Grants information is drawn from ARIES. To add or update Projects or Grants information please contact your College Research Office.

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Updated:  28 March 2023 / Responsible Officer:  Director (Research Services Division) / Page Contact:  Researchers