Andrew Mirelman is a Technical Officer at the Health Systems Governance and Financing Department at the World Health Organization. His work deals with economic issues of policy evaluation and decision-making in low and middle-income countries. He has several years of experience conducting cost-effectiveness analyses, and he works on developing equity methods for economic evaluation. Andrew has worked across many health topics including health systems, childhood immunisation, non-communicable diseases, family planning and the conflict impacts on health. With LAMP, he has served as an advisor on several economic evaluation and health financing projects.
Previous to WHO, he was a Research Fellow at the University of York’s Centre for Health Economics. He obtained his PhD from the Department of International Health at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health in 2014 where his dissertation looked at the economics of non-communicable disease in Bangladesh. He also has an MPH from Johns Hopkins and a BSc in Biomedical Engineering from the University of Virginia.