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Charles Normand
Adjunct Professor, Public Health & Primary Care
Fellow Emeritus, Business & Administrative Studies
Fellow Emeritus, School Office - Medicine

Biography

Charles Normand is Edward Kennedy Professor of Health Policy and Management at the University of Dublin, Trinity College. He was for thirteen years Professor of Health Economics at the London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine, and remains a visiting professor there. He has worked also at the universities in Belfast, York and Stirling. He was a civil servant in Northern Ireland for four years and has worked in hospital management, including a period as chairman of the board at Central Middlesex Hospital and is currently on the boards of St. James's Hospital and Trinity Health Ireland. His BA and DPhil are in economics. Much of his work is on the evaluation of treatments and services, with a particular interest on neonatal technologies, heart disease and the major cancers. His has also worked on finance and delivery of health services and health care human resources. He has a particular interest in the consequences of population ageing on health and social care. He has carried out advisory work and research on health care reform in the new democracies in Central and Eastern Europe and the former Soviet Union, in Bangladesh, Malawi, Tanzania and in South Africa. He has published widely on health economics and financing, is author of two guidebooks on health insurance and of a textbook on health economics. He is a former President of the Association of Schools of Public Health in the European Region and chairs the steering committee of the WHO European Observatory on Health Systems and Policy.

Publications and Further Research Outputs

Peer-Reviewed Publications

Aoife Brick, Samantha Smith, Sinead O'Hara, Ella Tyrrell, Nathan Cunningham, Elsa Droog, Bridget Johnston, Charles Normand,, Costs of Formal and Informal Care in the Last Year of Life for Patients in Receipt of Specialist Palliative Care , Palliative Medicine, 31, (4), 2017, p356-368 Journal Article, 2017

Galvin M, Ryan P, Maguire S, Heverin M, Madden C, Vajda A, Normand C, Hardiman O, The path to specialist multidisciplinary care in amyotrophic lateral sclerosis: A population- based study of consultations, interventions and costs. , PLoS One, 12, (6), 2017 Journal Article, 2017

May P, Garrido MM, Del Fabbro E, Noreika D, Normand C, Skoro N, Cassel JB, Does modality matter? Palliative care units associated with more cost-avoidance than consultations., Journal of Pain and Symptom Management, Aug 22. pii: S0885-3, 2017 Journal Article, 2017 URL

May P, Garrido MM, Cassel JB, Kelley AS, Meier DE, Normand C, Smith TJ, Morrison RS., Cost analysis of a prospective multi-site cohort study of palliative care consultation teams for adults with advanced cancer: Where do cost-savings come from?, Palliative medicine, 31, (4), 2017, p378-386 Journal Article, 2017 DOI

May P, Garrido MM, Aldridge MD, Cassel JB, Kelley AS, Meier DE, Normand C, Penrod JD, Smith TJ, Morrison RS., Prospective Cohort Study of Hospitalized Adults With Advanced Cancer: Associations Between Complications, Comorbidity, and Utilization., Journal of hospital medicine, 12, (6), 2017, p407-413 Journal Article, 2017 DOI

Lorna Roe, Charles Normand, Maev-Ann Wren, John Browne, Aisling M. O'Halloran, The impact of frailty on healthcare utilisation in Ireland: evidence from the Irish Longitudinal Study on Ageing. , BMC Geriatrics, 17, (203), 2017 Journal Article, 2017

Obse A, Ryan M, Heidenreich S, Normand C, Hailemariam D., Eliciting preferences for social health insurance in Ethiopia: a discrete choice experiment., Health Policy and Planning, 31, (10), 2017, p1423-1432 Journal Article, 2017

Noble H, Brazil K, Burns A, Hallahan S, Normand C, Roderick P, Thompson C, Maxwell P, Yaqoob M, Clinician views of patient decisional conflict when deciding between dialysis and conservative management: Qualitative findings from the PAlliative Care in chronic Kidney diSease (PACKS) study., Palliative Medicine, 2017 Journal Article, 2017

Tyrrell E, Keegan C, Humphries N, McAleese S, Thomas S, Normand C, Brugha R, Predictors of career progression and obstacles and opportunities for non-EU hospital doctors to undertake postgraduate training in Ireland., Human resources for health, 14, (Suppl 1), 2016, p23 Journal Article, 2016 DOI

Ella Tyrrell, Conor Keegan, Niamh Humphries, Sara McAleese, Steve Thomas, Charles Normand and Ruairí Brugha., Predictors of career progression and obstacles and opportunities for non-EU hospital doctors to undertake postgraduate training in Ireland., Human Resources for Health, 14 (Suppl 1), 2016, p23- Journal Article, 2016

Brugha R, McAleese S, Dicker P, Tyrrell E, Thomas S, Normand C, Humphries N., Passing through - reasons why migrant doctors in Ireland plan to stay, return home or migrate onwards to new destination countries., Human Resources for Health, 14, (Suppl 1), 2016, p45 - 54 Journal Article, 2016 DOI

Mac Giolla Phadraig C, Nunn J, Guerin S, Normand C., Should we provide oral health training for staff caring for people with intellectual disabilities in community based residential care? A cost-effectiveness analysis, Evaluation and Programme Planning, 55, 2016, p46 - 54 Journal Article, 2016

May P, Garrido MM, Cassel JB, Kelley AS, Meier DE, Normand C, Stefanis L, Smith TJ, Morrison RS, Palliative Care Teams' Cost-Saving Effect Is Larger For Cancer Patients With Higher Numbers Of Comorbidities., Health affairs (Project Hope), 35, (1), 2016, p44-53 Journal Article, 2016 DOI

Selman LE, Daveson BA, Smith M, Johnston B, Ryan K, Morrison RS, Pannell C, McQuillan R, de Wolf-Linder S, Pantilat SZ, Klass L, Meier D, Normand C, Higginson IJ., How empowering is hospital care for older people with advanced disease? Barriers and facilitators from a cross-national ethnography in England, Ireland and the USA., Age and Ageing, 2016 Journal Article, 2016

May P, Garrido MM, Cassel JB, Morrison RS, Normand C, Using Length of Stay to Control for Unobserved Heterogeneity When Estimating Treatment Effect on Hospital Costs with Observational Data: Issues of Reliability, Robustness, and Usefulness., Health services research, 51, (5), 2016, p2020 - 2043 Journal Article, 2016

McVeigh J, MacLachlan M, Gilmore B, McClean C, Eide AH, Mannan H, Geiser P, Duttine A, Mji G, McAuliffe E, Sprunt B, Amin M, Normand C, Promoting good policy for leadership and governance of health related rehabilitation: a realist synthesis., Global Health, 12, (1), 2016, p49- Journal Article, 2016

Johnston BM, Normand C, May P., Economics of Palliative Care: Measuring the Full Value of an Intervention, Journal of Palliative Medicine, 2016 Journal Article, 2016 DOI

Tyrrell E, Keegan C, Humphries N, McAleese S, Thomas S, Normand C, Brugha R., Predictors of career progression and obstacles and opportunities for non-EU hospital doctors to undertake postgraduate training in Ireland., Human Resources for Health, 14, (Suppl 1), 2016, p33 - 43 Journal Article, 2016 DOI

Brugha R, McAleese S, Dicker P, Tyrrell E, Thomas S, Normand C, Humphries N, Passing through - reasons why migrant doctors in Ireland plan to stay, return home or migrate onwards to new destination countries., Human resources for health, 14, (Suppl 1), 2016, p35 Journal Article, 2016 DOI

May P, Normand C, Analyzing the Impact of Palliative Care Interventions on Cost of Hospitalization: Practical Guidance for Choice of Dependent Variable., Journal of pain and symptom management, 52, (1), 2016, p100 - 106 Journal Article, 2016

McVeigh J, MacLachlan M, Gilmore B, McClean C, Eide AH, Mannan H, Geiser P, Duttine A, Mji G, McAuliffe E, Sprunt B, Amin M, Normand C, Promoting good policy for leadership and governance of health related rehabilitation: a realist synthesis., Global Health, 12, (1), 2016, p49- Journal Article, 2016

Rice N, Nugent A, Byrne D, Normand C., Potential of Earlier Detection and Treatment of Disease-Related Malnutrition with Oral Nutrition Supplements to Release Acute Care Bed Capacity., Irish Medical Journal, 109, (6), 2016, p422- Journal Article, 2016

Sinnott SJ, Normand C, Byrne S, Woods N, Whelton H , Copayments for prescription medicines on a public health insurance scheme in Ireland. , Pharmacoepidemiology and Drug Safety, 25, (6), 2016, p695 - 704 Journal Article, 2016

Brugha R., McAleese S, Dicker P, Tyrrell E, Thomas S, Normand C and Humphries N, Passing Through - reasons why migrant doctors in Ireland plan to stay, return home or migrate onwards to new destination countries, Human Resources for Health , 14 (Suppl 1), 2016, p35- Journal Article, 2016

Burke S, Normand C, Barry S and Thomas S, From universal health insurance to universal healthcare? The shifting health policy landscape in Ireland since the economic crisis., Health Policy, 120, (3), 2016, p235 - 240 Journal Article, 2016 URL URL

Catherine Dempsey, Charles Normand, Virpi Timonen, A study of the preferences of older adults and home care workers, Administration, 64, (2), 2016, p109 - 136 Journal Article, 2016

Connolly S, Heslin C, Mays I, Corr B, Normand C, Hardiman O. , Health and social care costs of managing amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS): An Irish perspective, amyotrophic lateral sclerosis and frontotemporal degeneration, 16, (1-2), 2015, p58 - 62 Journal Article, 2015 DOI

Amarech Obse, Damen Hailemariam and Charles Normand, Knowledge of and preferences for health insurance among formal sector employees in Addis Ababa: a qualitative study, BMC Health Services Research, 15, 2015, p318- Journal Article, 2015

Peter May, Melissa M. Garrido, Lee Stefanis, Amy S. Kelley, Diane E. Meier, Charles Normand, R. Sean Morrison. , Prospective cohort study of hospital palliative care teams for inpatients with advanced cancer: earlier consultation is associated with larger cost-saving effect. , Journal of Clinical Oncology , 33, (25), 2015, p2745 - 2752 Journal Article, 2015 URL

Murphy, C., Whelan, B., Normand, C. , Formal home care utilisation by older adults in Ireland: Evidence from the Irish Longitudinal Study on Ageing, Health and Social Care in the Community, 23, (4), 2015, p408 - 418 Journal Article, 2015 URL

O'Mahony JF, Naber SK, Normand C, Sharp L, O'Leary JJ, de Kok IM, Beware of Kinked Frontiers: A Systematic Review of the Choice of Comparator Strategies in Cost-Effectiveness Analyses of Human Papillomavirus Testing in Cervical Screening., Value in health : the journal of the International Society for Pharmacoeconomics and Outcomes Research, 18, (8), 2015, p1138-51 Journal Article, 2015 DOI

Higgins A (PI) N Elliott, C Begley, C Doherty, C Normand, M Clarke , An evaluation of the role of the Epilepsy Specialist Nurse and the impact on patient quality of life, Funded by Brainwave/HRB, 2015 Report, 2015

Noble HR, Agus A, Brazil K, Burns A, Goodfellow NA, Guiney M McCourt F, McDowell C, Normand C Roderick P, Thompson C, Maxwell AP, Yaqoob MM, PAlliative Care in chronic Kidney diSease: the PACKS study--quality of life, decision making, costs and impact on carers in people managed without dialysis., BMC Nephrology, 16, 2015, p104- Journal Article, 2015

C.Kenny, D. Devane, C.Normand, M.Clarke, A.Howard and C.Begley, A cost comparision of midwife-led compared to consultant led maternity care in Ireland (the MidU Study), Midwifery, 31, (11), 2015, p1032-8 Journal Article, 2015 URL TARA - Full Text

May P, Garrido MM, Cassel JB, Kelley AS, Meier DE, Normand C, Smith TJ, Stefanis L, Morrison RS, Prospective Cohort Study of Hospital Palliative Care Teams for Inpatients With Advanced Cancer: Earlier Consultation Is Associated With Larger Cost-Saving Effect, Journal of Clinical Oncology, 33, (25), 2015, p2745 - 2752 Journal Article, 2015 DOI

O'Mahony JF, Normand C, HIQA's CEA of Breast Screening: Pragmatic Policy Recommendations are Welcome, but ACERs Reported as ICERs are Not., Value in health : the journal of the International Society for Pharmacoeconomics and Outcomes Research, 18, (8), 2015, p941-5 Journal Article, 2015 DOI

James O'Mahony and Charles Normand, HIQA's CEA of Breast Screening: Pragmatic Policy Recommendations are Welcome, but ACERs Reported as ICERs are Not, Value in Health, 18, (8), 2015, p941 - 945 Journal Article, 2015

Niamh Humphries, Sara McAleese, Ella Tyrrell, Steve Thomas, Charles Normand and Ruairi Brugha, Applying a typology of health worker migration to non-EU migrant doctors in Ireland, Human Resources for Health, 13, (52), 2015 Journal Article, 2015 DOI

McHugh SM, E. Tyrrell, B. Johnson, O. Healy, I.J. Perry, C. Normand, Health workforce planning and service expansion during an economic crisis: A case study of the national breast screening programme in Ireland. , Health Policy, 119, (2), 2015, p1593 - 1599 Journal Article, 2015 URL

James F. O'Mahony, Steffie K. Naber, Charles Normand, Linda Sharp, John J. O'Leary, Inge M.C.M. de Kok., Beware of Kinked Frontiers: A Systematic Review of the Choice of Comparator Strategies in Cost- Effectiveness Analyses of Human Papillomavirus Testing in Cervical Screening. , Value in Health., 18, (8), 2015, p1138 - 1151 Journal Article, 2015

Cuzick J, Sestak I, Cawthorn S, Hamed H, Holli K, Howell A, Forbes JF; IBIS-I Investigators, Tamoxifen for prevention of breast cancer: extended long-term follow-up of the IBIS-I breast cancer prevention trial., Lancet Oncology, 16, (1), 2015, p67-75 Journal Article, 2015

Elia M, Normand C, Norman K and Laviano A , A systematic review of the cost and cost-effectiveness of standard oral nutritional supplements in the hospital setting, Clinical Nutrition, 2015 Journal Article, 2015

Moran P, Teljeur C, Harrington P, Smith S, Normand C, Ryan M., Opportunistic Screening For Atrial Fibrillation In Primary Care - A Clinical And Cost-Effectiveness Analysis, 2015, - A391 Miscellaneous, 2015

Mac Giolla Phadraig C, Nunn J, Guerin S, Normand C, Should we provide oral health training for staff caring for people with intellectual disabilities in community based residential care? A cost-effectiveness analysis., Evaluation and program planning, 55, 2015, p46-54 Journal Article, 2015 DOI

Elia M, Normand C, Norman K and Laviano A , A systematic review of the cost and cost-effectiveness of standard oral nutritional supplements in the community setting, Clinical Nutrition, Clinical Nutrition, 2015 Journal Article, 2015 URL

Smith, Samantha; Brick, Aoife; O'Hara, Sinead; Normand, Charles, Evidence on the Cost and Cost-effectiveness of Palliative Care: A Literature Review, Palliative Medicine, 28, (2), 2014, p130-50 Journal Article, 2014 DOI

Moore, PV., Bennett, K., Normand, C., The Importance of Proximity to Death in Modelling Community Medication Expenditures for Older People: Evidence From New Zealand, Applied Health Economics and Health Policy, 12, (6), 2014, p623 - 633 Journal Article, 2014 URL TARA - Full Text

McKenna G, Allen F, Woods N, O'Mahony D, Cronin M, DaMata C, Normand C., Cost-effectiveness of tooth replacement strategies for partially dentate elderly: a randomized controlled clinical trial., Community Dentistry and Oral Epidemiology, 42, (4), 2014, p366-74 Journal Article, 2014

Broderick, J. M. Guinan, E. Donnell, D. M. O' Hussey, J. Tyrell, E. Normand, C., Calculating the costs of an 8-week, physiotherapy-led exercise intervention in deconditioned cancer survivors in the early survivorship period (the PEACH trial), Physiotherapy, 100, (2), 2014, p182 - 184 Journal Article, 2014 TARA - Full Text

Laura Cornelsen, Yvonne McGowan, Laura M Currie-Murphy, Charles Normand , Systematic review and meta-analysis of the economic impact of smoking bans in restaurants and bars., Addiction., 109, (5), 2014, p720-7 Journal Article, 2014

Laura Cornelsen and Charles Normand. , Impact of the Irish smoking ban on sales in bars using a large business level dataset from 1999-2007., Tobacco Control , 23, (5), 2014, p443-8 Journal Article, 2014 DOI

May, P., Normand, C. & Morrison, R. S. , Economic impact of hospital inpatient palliative care consultation: review of current evidence and directions for future research. , Journal of Palliative Medicine, 17, (9), 2014, p1054-63 Journal Article, 2014 TARA - Full Text DOI

Paul Revill, Padhraig Ryan, Aoife McNamara, Charles Normand, A Cost and Outcomes Analysis of Alternative Models of Care for Young Children with Severe Disabilities in Ireland., Alter, European Journal of Disability Research , 7, 2013, p260 - 274 Journal Article, 2013 DOI

Mary Fitzsimons, Brendan Dunleavy, Patricia O'Byrne, Mary Dunne, Jane Grimson, Dipak Kalra, Charles Normand, Norman Delanty, Assessing the Quality of Epilepsy Care with an Electronic Patient Record. , Seizure: European Journal of Epilepsy., 22, (8), 2013, p604 - 610 Journal Article, 2013 DOI

Steve Thomas, Conor Keegan, Sarah Barry, Richard Layte, Matt Jowett and Charles Normand. , A framework for assessing health system resilience in an economic crisis: Ireland as a test case. , BMC Health Services Research, 13, 2013, p450- Journal Article, 2013

Posy Bidwell, Niamh Humphries, Patrick Dicker, Steve Thomas, Charles Normand, Ruairi Brugha, The national and international implications of a decade of doctor migration in the irish context, Health Policy, 110, (1), 2013, p29 - 38 Journal Article, 2013

McKenna, G; Allen, F; Woods, N; O'Mahony, D; DaMata, C; Cronin, M; Normand, C,, A preliminary report of the cost-effectiveness of tooth replacement strategies for partially dentate elders., Gerodontology, 3, 2013, p207-13 Journal Article, 2013

Duane Blaauw, Prudence Ditlopo, Fresier Maseko, Maureen Chirwa, Aziza Mwisongo, Posy Bidwell, Steve Thomas and Charles Normand , Comparing the job satisfaction and intention to leave of different categories of health workers in Tanzania, Malawi, and South Africa., Glob Health Action , 6, 2013, p127 - 137 Journal Article, 2013 TARA - Full Text DOI

McPake, Barbara; Normand, Charles; Smith, Samantha, Health Economics -- An International Perspective, Third Edition, Abingdon, Routledge, 2013 Book, 2013

Ryan, P, P. Revill, D. Devane and C. Normand., An assessment of the cost-effectiveness of midwife-led care in the United Kingdom., Midwifery, 29, 2013, p368 - 376 Journal Article, 2013 URL

Laura Cornelsen and Charles Normand, Is Roll-Your-Own tobacco a substitute for manufactured cigarettes - evidence from Ireland?, Journal of Public Health, 36:, (1), 201, p65-71 Journal Article, 2013

Keegan, C., C. Portela, C. Normand and S. Thomas., Measuring recession severity and its impact on healthcare expenditure. , International Journal of Health Care Finance and Economics , 13, (2), 2013, p139-5 Journal Article, 2013

Niamh Humphries, Ella Tyrrell, Sara McAleese, Posy Bidwell, Steve Thomas, Charles Normand, Ruairi Brugha, A cycle of brain gain, waste and drain - a qualitative study of non-Eu migrant doctors in Ireland, Human Resources for Health, 11, ((63)), 2013, p1-10 Journal Article, 2013 TARA - Full Text DOI

Niamh Rice and Charles Normand, The cost associated with disease-related malnutrition (DRM) in Ireland , Public Health Nutrition, 15, (10), 2012, p1966 - 1972 Journal Article, 2012

Miriam N. Raftery, Padhraig Ryan, Charles Normand,Andrew W. Murphy, Davida de la Harpe, Brian E. McGuire, The economic cost of chronic non-cancer pain in Ireland: Results from the PRIME study, part 2., Journal of Pain, 13, (2), 2012, p139-145 Journal Article, 2012

Syed Azizur Rahman, Tara Kielmann, Barbara McPake, Charles Normand., Exploring health-seeking behaviour amongst tribal people below fifty in Bangladesh: Can the current health system really meet their needs? , Journal of Health, Population and Nutrition, 30, (3), 2012, p353-65 Journal Article, 2012

Cornelsen L., Normand C., Impact of the smoking ban on the volume of bar sales in Ireland - evidence from time series analysis. , Health Economics, 21, (5), 2012, p551-61 Journal Article, 2012

Mary Fitzsimons; Charles Normand; Jarlath Varley; Norman Delanty, Evidence-based models of care for people with epilepsy, Epilepsy and Behavior, 23, (1), 2012, p1-6 Journal Article, 2012

Charles Normand, Setting Priorities in and for End of Life Care: , Journal of Health Economics, Policy and Law, 7, 2012, p431 - 439 Journal Article, 2012

Charles Normand, The Health Care System in Ireland: Controlling growth in expenditure and making best use of resources, ESRI Research Series, Budget Perspectives 2012, Economic and Social Research Institute Dublin, 13 October 2011, edited by Tim Callan , (22), ESRI, 2011, pp57 - 74 Conference Paper, 2011 URL

Varley J, O'Connor R, O'Riordan D, Barry N, Normand C, Fitzsimons M. , Towards the development of integrated epilepsy services: An audit of documented epilepsy care in the Mid-West region of Ireland., Irish Medical Journal, 104, (7), 2011, p214 - 217 Journal Article, 2011

Varley, JD., Delanty N, Normand C and Fitzsimons M. , The healthcare journeys experienced by people with epilepsy in Ireland:What are the implications for future service reform and development?, Epilepsy & Behavior , 20, (2), 2011, p299 - 307 Journal Article, 2011

Raftery, M., Sarma, K., Murphy, A., De la Harpe, D., Normand C., McGuire, B., Chronic pain in the Republic of Ireland - community prevalence, psychosocial profile and predictors of pain-related disability: Results from the PRIME study, Part 1. , Pain, 152, 2011, p1096-1103 Journal Article, 2011

Smith, Samantha Normand, Charles, Equity in health care - the Irish perspective. , Health Economics, Policy and Law, 6, (2), 2011, p205 - 217 Journal Article, 2011 DOI

Charles Normand, Review: How can we build skills to transform the healthcare system?, Review of How can we build skills to transform the healthcare system?, by Helen Bevan , Journal of Research in Nursing, 15, (2), 2010, p149-150 Review, 2010 DOI

Jarlath Varley, Norman Delanty, Charles Normand, Imelda Coyne, Louise McQuaid, Claire Collins, Michael Boland, Jane Grimson, Mary Fitzsimons, Epilepsy in Ireland: Towards the primary-tertiary care continuum, Seizure, 19, (1), 2010, p47 - 52 Journal Article, 2010 TARA - Full Text DOI

Mc Quaid L, Breen P, Grimson J, Normand C, Dunne M, Delanty N, Kalra D, Fitzsimons M, Socio-technical considerations in epilepsy electronic patient record implementation., International Journal of Medical Informatics, 79, (5), 2010, p349-360 Journal Article, 2010 DOI

Higginson IJ, Gao W, Amesbury B, Normand C, Does a social model of hospice day care affect advanced cancer patients' use of other health and social services? A prospective quasi-experimental trial., Supportive Care in Cancer, 18, (5), 2010, p627-637 Journal Article, 2010 DOI

Hoo, AF, Beardsmore, CS, Castle, RA, Ranganathan, SC, Tomlin, K, Field, D, Elbourne, D, Stocks, J, Respiratory function during infancy in survivors of the INNOVO trial., Pediatric pulmonology, 44, (2), 2009 Journal Article, 2009 DOI

Ryan, P, Thomas, S, Normand, C, Translating Dutch: challenges and opportunities in reforming health financing in Ireland., Irish Journal of Medical Science, 178, (3), 2009, p245-248 Journal Article, 2009 DOI

Market competition in European hospital care in, editor(s)Bernd Rechel, Stephen Wright, Nigel Edwards, Barrie Dowdeswell and Martin McKee , Investing in hospitals of the future, Copenhagen, Denmark, World Health Organisation, 2009, pp103-122 , [Hans Maarse and Charles Normand] Book Chapter, 2009 URL TARA - Full Text

Charles Normand, Measuring outcomes in palliative care: Limitations of QALYs and the Road to PalYs. , Journal of Pain and Symptom Management, 38, (1), 2009, p27-31 Journal Article, 2009 DOI

Smith, S, Normand, C, Analysing equity in health care financing: A flow of funds approach., Social Science & Medicine, 69, (3), 2009, p379-386 Journal Article, 2009 DOI

Sarah Barry, Lucy Hederman, Mac Maclachlan, Eilish McAuliffe, Charles Normand. , Organisational Learning and Accountability - opportunity for an Irish contribution to aid effectiveness? , Trocaire Development Review , 2009, p159-175 Journal Article, 2009 URL

Manafa O, McAuliffe E, Maseko F, Bowie C, Maclachlan M, Normand C, Retention of health workers in Malawi: perspectives of health workers and district management., Human resources for health, 7, 2009, p65 Journal Article, 2009 DOI TARA - Full Text

Breen P, Mc Quaid L, Grimson J, Delanty N, Dunne M, Dunleavy B, Normand C, Fitzsimons M, Integrating clinical theory and practice in an epilepsy-specific electronic patient record., Studies in health technology and informatics, 150, 2009, p145 Journal Article, 2009

McAuliffe, E, Bowie, C, Manafa, O, Maseko, F, Maclachlan, M, Hevey, D, Normand, C, Chirwa, M, Measuring and managing the work environment of the mid-level provider - the neglected human resource., Human Resources for Health, 7, (1), 2009 Journal Article, 2009 TARA - Full Text DOI

J Varley, M Fitzsimmons, N Delanty, C Collins, M Boland, C Normand. , Epilepsy Care in General Practice: Results of a National Survey, Irish Medical Journal, 102, (6), 2009, p173 - 176 Journal Article, 2009

Normand, C, Health economics made easy: guiding the initiated and uninitiated., Health Economics, Policy and Law, 3, (Pt 2), 2008, p213-218 Journal Article, 2008 DOI TARA - Full Text

Norman I, Normand C, Watson R, Draper J, Jowett S, Coster S. , Calculating the costs of work-based training: The case of NHS Cadet Schemes., Internatioanl Journal of Nursing Studies, 45, (9), 2008, p1310-1318 Journal Article, 2008 DOI

Health Financing and the Health System in, editor(s)Kris Heggenhougen and Stella Quah , International Encyclopaedia of Public Health, Vol 3, New York, Elsevier, 2008, pp160 - 174, [Charles Normand and Stephen Thomas] Book Chapter, 2008 DOI

Normand C, Outcomes of variation in hospital nurse staffing in, Int J Nurs Stud, 44, (2), 2007, p169 Journal Article, 2007

Poletti T, Balabanova D, Ghazaryan O, Kocharyan H, Hakobyan M, Arakelyan K, Normand C. , The desirability and feasibility of scaling up community health insurance in low-income settings-Lessons from Armenia, Soc Sci Med, 64, (3), 2007, p509-20 Journal Article, 2007

Field, David; Elbourne, Diana; Truesdale, Ann; Grieve, Richard; Hardy, Polly; Fenton, Alan; Subdhedar, Nim; Ahluwalia, Jagjit; Halliday, Henry; Stocks, Janet; Tomlin, Keith; Normand, Charles. , Neonatal ventilation with INhaled Nitric Oxide versus Ventilatory support withOut inhaled nitric oxide for preterm infants with severe respiratory failure: The INNOVO multicentre randomised controlled trial, Neonatology, 91, 2007, p73 - 82 Journal Article, 2007

D. Field, D. Elbourne, P. Hardy, A.C. Fenton, J. Ahluwalia, H.L.Halliday, N. Subhedar, K. Heinonen, O. Aikio, R. Grieve, A. Truesdale, K.Tomlin, C. Normand, J. Stocks, INNOVO Trial Collaborating Group. Neonatal ventilation with Inhaled Nitric Oxide versus Ventilatory support withOut inhaled nitric oxide for infants with severe respiratory failure born at or near term: The INNOVO multicentre randomised controlled trial, Neonatology, 2007, p91:73-82 Journal Article, 2007

Health Workers: Building and Motivating the Workforce in, Disease Control Priorities in Developing Countries (2nd Edition), New York, Oxford University Press, 2006, pp1,309-1,322 , [Charles Hongoro and Charles Normand] Book Chapter, 2006

Law J, Dockrell JE, Castelnuovo E, Williams K, Seeff B, Normand C. , Early Years Centres for pre-school children with primary language difficulties: what do they cost, and are they cost-effective?, International Journal of Language and Communication Disorders, 41, (1), 2006, p67 - 81 Journal Article, 2006

Roger Watson, Ian J. Norman, Jan Draper, Sandra Jowett, Jenifer Wilson-Barnett, Charles Normand, Debbie Halliday. , NHS cadet schemes: do they widen access to professional healthcare education?, Journal of Advanced Nursing, 49, (3), 2005, p276 - 282 Journal Article, 2005

R Grieve R,. R Nixon, S Thompson, C Normand , Using multilevel models for assessing the variability of multinational resource use and cost data, Health Economics, 14, (2), 2005, p185 - 196 Journal Article, 2005

Douglas HR, Normand C, Economic Evaluation: what does a nurse, Journal of Nursing Management, 13, 2005, p419 - 427 Journal Article, 2005

Naomi Fulop, Gerasimos Protopsaltis, Annette King, Pauline Allen, Andrew Hutchings, Charles Normand, Changing organisations: a study of the context and processes of mergers of health care providers in England, Social Science & Medicine, 60, (1), 2005, p119 - 130 Journal Article, 2005

Szocska MK, Rethelyi JM, Normand C, Managing healthcare reform in Hungary: challenges and opportunities, BMJ, 2005 Jul 23;331(7510, (2005 Jul 23;331(7510), 2005 Journal Article, 2005

Hannah-Rose Douglas, Charles Normand, Irene Higginson, Danielle Goodwin. , A new approach to eliciting patients' preferences for palliative day care: the choice experiment method, Journal of Pain and Symptom Management , 29(5): - (5), 2005, p435 - 445 Journal Article, 2005

Field, David; Elbourne, Diana; Truesdale, Ann; Grieve, Richard; Hardy, Polly; Fenton, Alan; Subdhedar, Nim; Ahluwalia, Jagjit; Halliday, Henry; Stocks, Janet; Tomlin, Keith; Normand, Charles. , Neonatal ventilation with INhaled Nitric Oxide versus Ventilatory support withOut inhaled nitric oxide for preterm infants with severe respiratory failure: The INNOVO multicentre randomised controlled trial., Pediatrics, 115, 2005, p926 - 936 Journal Article, 2005

Charles Normand , Encouraging and not discouraging nursing research, NT Research , 9, (6), 2004, p462 - 463 Journal Article, 2004

Draper J, Halliday D, Jowett S, Norman I, Watson R, Wilson-Barnett J, Normand C, O'Brien K. , NHS cadet schemes: student experience, commitment, job satisfaction and job stress, Nurse Educ Today, 24, 2004, p219 - 228 Journal Article, 2004

Warren Stevens and Charles Normand, Optimisation versus Certainty; Understanding the Issue of Heterogeneity in Economic Evaluation, Social Science and Medicine , 58, (2), 2004, p315 - 320 Journal Article, 2004

Charles Normand, Review: Recasualisation of the nursing labour force at the end of the 20th century: a comparison with the end of the 19th Century, NT Research , 9, (2), 2004, p155 - 156 Journal Article, 2004

Ross JR, Y Saunders, PM Edmonds, S Patel, D Wonderling, C Normand and K Broadley, A systematic review of the role of bisphosphonates in metastatic disease, Health Technology Assessment, Vol 8, (4), 2004 Journal Article, 2004

Non-Peer-Reviewed Publications

Alan Barrett, George Savva, Virpi Timonen and Rose Anne Kenny (eds), Fifty plus in Ireland 2011: First results from The Irish Longitudinal Study on Ageing (TILDA), Dublin, Trinity College Dublin, May, 2011 Report, 2011 TARA - Full Text

Charles Normand, A Weber (with Guy Carrin, Ole Doetinchem, Inke Mathauer, Xenia Scheil-Adlung and Jean-Olivier Schmidt), Social Health Insurance, A Guidebook for Planning, Second, Bad Homburg, VAS, 2009, 1-158pp Book, 2009

Barbara McPake and Charles Normand, Health Economic - an international perspective, 2, London and New York, Routledge, 2008, 312pp Book, 2008

Research Expertise

Description

Health Economics, Health Care Financing, Health Systems Research, Health Policy, Ageing and Health, Health Sector Management, Economic Evaluation.

Projects

  • Title
    • Cervical Cancer Research Programme (Cerviva)
  • Summary
    • Leading the Health Economic aspects of the programme
  • Funding Agency
    • Health Research Board
  • Date From
    • 2007
  • Title
    • Motivation Project
  • Summary
    • A stduy of motivation of health workers in Malawi, Tanzania and South Africa, in associciation with Centre for Health Policy, University of the Witwatersrand, College of Medicine, University of Malawi and National Institute of Medical Research, Tanzania
  • Funding Agency
    • Irish Aid via HRB
  • Date From
    • 2007
  • Date To
    • 2009
  • Title
    • Irish Longitudinal Study of Ageing
  • Summary
    • I am a co-PI on Tilda, a collaborative study by 5 Higher Education institutions in Ireland led by Professor Rose Anne Kenny of TCD
  • Funding Agency
    • Irish Life, The Atlantic Philanthropies
  • Date From
    • 2007
  • Title
    • Revolutionising Chronic Disease Management with ICT
  • Summary
    • A study of chronic disease management, using the case of epilepsy, led from Beaumont Hospital. A particualr focus is the role of ICT. TCD is leading on the evaluation aspects of the project,
  • Funding Agency
    • Health Research Board
  • Date From
    • 2006
  • Title
    • Social Health Insurance - Options for Ireland
  • Summary
    • This project examines the options for financing health care in Ireland, with a particular focus on the possibility of universal social health insurance
  • Funding Agency
    • Adelaide Hospital Society
  • Date From
    • 2005
  • Title
    • Effects of Demographic Change on the health sector in Ireland
  • Summary
    • This is a collaboration with the Economic and Social Research Institute, and examines the implications of the changing demographic conditiions for the health and social services
  • Funding Agency
    • Health Research Board
  • Date From
    • 2007
  • Title
    • Palliative Care - Comparison of services in London, Dublin and New York
  • Summary
    • This study is comparing the organisation and delivery of end of life care services in three cities which have differences in the systems of finance and service delivery.
  • Funding Agency
    • The Atlantic Philanthopies
  • Date From
    • 2011
  • Date To
    • 2013

Keywords

Age related diseases; Ageing, stroke, dementia; Biomedical ethics; Cervical cancer; Community health and general practice; Econometric and statistical analysis; Economics of health service provision; Economics of public policy; Epidemiology; Health informatics; Health management; Health outcomes; Health policy; Health status and inequalities; Identification and quantification of health care needs; Management, information technology, information systems; Mathematical modelling; Midwifery; Patterns of health; Primary care; Public health; Public, private mix network; Research issues specifice to any health profession; Taxation

Recognition

Representations

President of the Association of Schools of Public Health in the European Region 2003-2005

Chair of Steering Committee of the WHO European Observatory on Health Systems and Policy 2001-

Awards and Honours

Visiting Professor of Health Economics, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine 2002

Memberships

International Health Economics Association 1993 – date

Health Economics Study Group 1982