Professor Rob Carter

Lead Investigator

Professor Carter is Head of Deakin Health Economics and Deputy Director of the Deakin University Strategic Research Centre in Population Health. He has held a number of senior research positions, including Head of the University of Melbourne Health Economics Group, Deputy Director of the Monash University Health Economics Unit and Head of the Economics and Evaluation Unit in the Technology Assessment Branch at the Australian Institute of Health and Welfare.

Professor Carter is widely recognised for his expertise in economic appraisal. In recent years, he has focused his research on priority setting. His research in this area has been widely recognised, with five Awards for Research Excellence.