Stuart Mealing is the Associate Director of Health Technology Assessment. Stuart leads the YHEC health economic modelling team. This team comprises a mix of modellers and statisticians. Stuart has a Master’s degree in operational research from the University of Lancaster Business School and a post-graduate certificate in international business management from Smurfit Business School, Dublin.
Stuart has worked in numerous therapy areas including oncology (solid tumour and haematological), cardiology, pulmonology, ophthalmology and neurology. Stuart has extensive experience in the development and review of cost-effectiveness and budget impact models as well as undertaking statistical analysis of individual patient data from multiple sources (clinical trials and registries). Stuart has also led the development many successful NICE and SMC submissions over the course of his career and has experience of preparing HTA submissions for non-UK bodies.
Before joining YHEC in August 2017, Stuart was the EU Head of Health Economics at ICON Clinical Research Ltd and, before that, worked as a researcher at PenTAG, one of the research groups that performs independent assessments for NICE.