Visiting Professor, King's College London

Paula Lorgelly is a Visiting Professor at King's College London and Monash University.

Most recently she held the position of Deputy Director of the Office of Health Economics (OHE). Prior to joining OHE she was an Associate Professor at Monash University, where she worked on public health / policy related research and supervised PhD students including being CHE PhD Program Director. She was a standing member of the Economic Sub-Committee of the Pharmaceutical Benefits Advisory Committee, and in this capacity provided advice on the effectiveness and cost effectiveness of treatments seeking reimbursement on the Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme in Australia.

Paula has over 15 years’ experience working in academia in Australia and the United Kingdom. Her research spans three key areas of health economics: the determinants of health, economic evaluation and outcome measurement.


  • 2015–present
    Deputy Director, Office of Health Economics
  • 2015–present
    Adjunct Associate Professor, Centre for Health Economics, Monash University
  • 2016–present
    Adjunct professor, Division of Cancer Studies, King's College London
  • 2010–2015
    Associate Professor, Centre for Health Economics, Monash University


  • 2002 
    University of Nottingham, PGCAP
  • 2000 
    University of Otago, New Zealand, PhD
  • 1996 
    University of Canterbury, New Zealand, BSc (Hons)

Professional Memberships

  • International Society for Pharmacoeconomics and Outcomes Research
  • International Health Economics Association
  • Health Economists Study Group

Research Areas

  • Applied Economics (1402)
  • Public Health And Health Services (1117)