Head of School and Professor of Health Economics, School of Public Health, University of Sydney

Glenn Salkeld is currently Head of the School of Public Health, and Professor in Health Economics at the University of Sydney. He has worked in public health and economics for 26 years, specialising more recently in the application of multi-criteria decision analysis to help people make high quality health decisions. He also has a long standing interest in the economics of prevention, pharmaceuticals and surgery.


  • 2011–present
    Head of School & Discipline, School of Public Health, University of Sydney


  • 2001 
    University of Sydney, PhD

Grants and Contracts

  • 2013
    Program evaluation of Osteoarthritis Awareness hub Hunter D, Bennell K, Fransen M, Jeon Y, Jones G, Salkeld G ARC Discovery Grant ($440,000 over 3 years)
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  • 2011
    Screening and Test Evaluation Program Irwig L, Glasziou P, Craig J, Salkeld G, Macaskill P NHMRC Program Grant ($8,915,000 over 5 years)
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Research Areas

  • Health Economics (140208)
  • Public Health And Health Services (1117)