DR An Duy Tran

DR An Duy Tran


  • 140208 (Health Economics; Economic Evaluation of Healthcare Interventions; Simulation and Modelling)



  • Dr. An Duy Tran joined the Health Economics Unit in the Centre for Health Policy in October 2016 as a Senior Research Fellow on a full-time appointment. Dr. Tran was previously a Post-doctoral Researcher at the CAPHRI School for Public Health and Primary Care of Maastricht University, and Assistant Professor at the Julius Center for Health Sciences and Primary Care of the University Medical Center Utrecht in The Netherlands. Dr. Tran's research interests includes the development and use of new methods and tools to simulate progression of chronic diseases and perform economic evaluation of disease interventions. He has considerable experience in building simulation models to predict the long-term impact of complex treatment strategies for rheumatoid arthritis and ankylosing spondylitis on total national health and societal costs, and estimate the cost-effectiveness of these treatment strategies.   


Selected publications


Additional Grant Information

  • Co-administration of proton pump inhibitors in patients prescribed long-term low-dose aspirin: benefit, harm and cost-effectiveness - Funded by The Netherlands Organisation for Health Research and Development   


Education and training

  • PhD, Wageningen University and Research Centre 2008
  • MSc, Wageningen University and Research Centre 2002
  • BSc, Hue University 2000
  • BSc, Nha Trang University 1995


Available for supervision

  • Y

Supervision Statement

  • Dr. Tran is available to discuss potential Master and PhD research projects related to health economics, economic evaluation of healthcare interventions, and population-based electronic healthcare database studies.