Engaging Older People and their carers to develop Interventions for the self-management of Chronic pain

Professor Paul McNamee

Paul joined the Health Economics Research Unit (HERU) as a Senior Research Fellow in October 2002 and is now Professor of Health Economics. His current research interests include the study of economic aspects of healthy ageing and social care, the measurement and valuation of patient and carer preferences, and development of methods to design and evaluate self-management strategies in long-term conditions.

Paul holds an MA Honours degree in Economics from the University of Aberdeen, an MSc in Health Economics from the University of York, and a PhD from the University of Newcastle. Prior to his present appointment, he was previously a Research Associate then Lecturer in Health Economics at the University of Newcastle.