Hazel Squires BSc (Sheffield), MSc (Lancaster), PhD (Sheffield)

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HEDS, ScHARR
University of Sheffield
Regent Court, 30 Regent Street
Sheffield, S1 4DA

Office: 1012/3

Tel: (+44) (0)114 222 0765
Fax: (+44) (0)114 222 0749

Email: h.squires@sheffield.ac.uk

ORCiD: 0000-0002-2776-4014

Biography

I joined ScHARR in 2005 after completing a BSc in Mathematics from the University of Sheffield and an MSc in Operational Research from Lancaster University. Since joining ScHARR, I have undertaken modelling projects for NICE, the Department of Health, the NHS Cancer Screening Programme and the pharmaceutical industry. A large part of this work has been around Public Health interventions and cancer screening, diagnosis and treatment. In 2010 - 2013 I developed a framework for helping modellers develop the structure of Public Health economic models as part of a NIHR doctoral research fellowship.

Research interests

•Healthcare modelling
•Modelling within public health
•Conceptual modelling
•Individual-level simulation to model healthcare systems

Teaching interests

My teaching interests are:
•Mathematical modelling within healthcare
•Discrete event simulation

http://www.sheffield.ac.uk/scharr/prospective_students/masters/modules/har672

Professional activities

•Editorial Board of Journal of Simulation

Current projects

I am currently working on the following projects:
•The clinical and cost-effectiveness of pertuzumab for the neoadjuvant treatment of HER2-positive breast cancer (NICE STA)
•The clinical and cost-effectiveness of adalimumab, dexamethasone and sirolimus for treating non-infectious uveitis (NICE MTA)

Extended List of Publications

Journal articles