Merkur, Sherry

Ms Sherry Merkur  

Department

Position held

Research Fellow and Occasional Teacher

 

Experience keywords:

EU regulation and law; European health policy; comparative health policy; health services research; pharmaceutical policy

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Sherry Merkur's main research interests include comparative health policy, pharmaceutical pricing and reimbursement, EU regulation and law, quality of care and physician revalidation. She has undertaken project work for ministries of health, social security institutions, policy research networks and the European Commission.

Sectors and industries to which research relates:

Consultancy; Healthcare; Policy and Regulatory Bodies

Countries and regions to which research relates:

Austria; Belgium; EU; Israel; OECD; Sweden; UK; WHO European Region

Languages:

French [Spoken: Intermediate, Written: Intermediate]

Contact Points

LSE phone number:

+44 (0)20 7955 6194

Publications

2017

Nolte, Ellen and Merkur, Sherry and Anell, Anders and Lind, Johanna (2017) Placer la personne au centre de la démarche de soins : analyse et évolution des notions de patient centredness et person centredness et de leur signification dans le domaine de la santé Revue Francaise des Affaires Sociales (2017/1). 97-115. ISSN 0035-2985

Azzopardi Muscat, Natasha and Calleja, Neville and Buttigieg, Stefan and Merkur, Sherry (2017) Malta: health system review Health Systems in Transition, 19 (1). 1-137. ISSN 1817-6127

2016

Merkur, Sherry and Maresso, Anna and McDaid, David (2016) The changing role of nursing (New Eurohealth issue) LSE Health and Social Care (21 Mar 2016) Blog entry

2015

McDaid, David and Sassi, Franco and Merkur, Sherry (2015) Supporting effective and efficient policies: the role of economic analysis In: McDaid, David and Sassi, Franco and Merkur, Sherry, (eds.) Promoting Health, Preventing Disease: The Economic Case. UK higher education humanities & social sciences health & social welfare. Open University Press, Maidenhead, UK, 19-32. ISBN 9780335262267

Sassi, Franco and McDaid, David and Merkur, Sherry (2015) Introduction to the economics of health promotion and disease prevention In: McDaid, David and Sassi, Franco and Merkur, Sherry, (eds.) Promoting Health, Preventing Disease: The Economic Case. UK higher education humanities & social sciences health & social welfare. Open University Press, Maidenhead, UK, 3-18. ISBN 9780335262267

Merkur, Sherry and McDaid, David and Sassi, Franco (2015) The economics of health promotion and disease prevention: the way forward In: McDaid, David and Sassi, Franco and Merkur, Sherry, (eds.) Promoting Health, Preventing Disease: The Economic Case. UK higher education humanities & social sciences health & social welfare. Open University Press, Maidenhead, UK, 313-324. ISBN 9780335262267

Merkur, Sherry and Maresso, Anna and McDaid, David (2015) Health system developments in former Soviet countries LSE Health and Social Care (16 Jun 2015) Blog entry

Merkur, Sherry and Maresso, Anna and McDaid, David (2015) Providing emergency medical care (New Eurohealth issue) LSE Health and Social Care (21 Dec 2015) Blog entry

McDaid, David and Sassi, Franco and Merkur, Sherry, eds (2015) Promoting health, preventing disease: the economic case UK higher education humanities & social sciences health & social welfare. Open University Press, Maidenhead, UK. ISBN 9780335262267

Rosen, Bruce and Waitzberg, Ruth and Merkur, Sherry (2015) Israel: health system review Health Systems in Transition, Merkur, Sherry and Nolte, Ellen and van Ginneken, Ewout, eds 17 (6). World Health Organization, on behalf of the European Observatory on Health Systems and Policies, Copenhagen, Denmark.

2014

Merkur, Sherry (2014) Policy responses facilitating mobility or mitigating its negative effects: national, EU and international instruments In: Buchanan, James and Wismar, Matthias and Glinos, Irene A. and Bremner, Jeni, (eds.) Health professional mobility in a changing Europe: new dynamics, mobile individuals and diverse responses (volume 2). Observatory Studies Series (32). World Health Organisation, Copenhagen, Denmark, 301-324. ISBN 9789289050258

McDaid, David and Merkur, Sherry (2014) To nudge, or not to nudge, that is the question Eurohealth, 20 (2). 3-5. ISSN 1356-1030

McDaid, David and Oliver, Adam and Merkur, Sherry (2014) What do we know about the strengths and weakness of different policy mechanisms to influence health behaviour in the population? Policy summary, 15. WHO Regional Office for Europe, Copenhagen, Denmark.

2013

Merkur, Sherry and Sassi, Franco and McDaid, David (2013) Promoting health, preventing disease: is there an economic case? Policy summary, 6. European Observatory on Health Systems and Policies, Copenhagen, Denmark.

2012

Anell, Anders and Glenngard, Anna H. and Merkur, Sherry M. (2012) Sweden: health system review Health Systems in Transition, 14 (5). 1-159. ISSN 1817-6119

O'Neill, Ciaran and McGregor, Pat and Merkur, Sherry (2012) United Kingdom (Northern Ireland): health system review Health Systems in Transition, 14 (10). 1-115. ISSN 1817-6119

2011

Ladurner, Joy and Gerger, Marlene and Holland, Walter and Mossialos, Elias and Merkur, Sherry and Stewart, Susie and Irwin, Rachel and Soffried, Jürgen, eds (2011) Public health in Austria: an analysis of the status of public health Observatory studies series, 24. World Health Organization, Copenhagen, Denmark. ISBN 9789289002493

2010

Mossialos, Elias A. and Merkur, Sherry and Ladurner, Joy (2010) Antenatal care in Austria and selected countries Main Association of Austrian Social Security Institutions, Vienna, Austria.

Peeters, Miek and McKee, Martin and Merkur, Sherry (2010) EU law and health professionals In: Baeten, R. and Mossialos, Elias and Hervey, T., (eds.) Health Systems Governance in Europe: the Role of Eu Law and Policy. Health economics, policy and management. Cambridge University press, Cambridge, UK. ISBN 9780521761383

Gerkens, Sophie and Merkur, Sherry (2010) Belgium: health system review Health Systems in Transition, 12 (5). 1-266. ISSN 1817-6119

2009

Mossialos, Elias A. and Merkur, Sherry and Ladurner, Joy (2009) Cancer registration in Austria Main Association of Austrian Social Security Institutions, Vienna, Austria.

Mladovsky, Philipa and Merkur, Sherry and Mossialos, Elias and McKee, Martin (2009) Life long learning and physician revalidation in Europe Euro Observer, 11 (2). 1-4. ISSN 1020-7481

Merkur, Sherry (2009) Israel: health system review Health Systems in Transition, 11 (2). ISSN 1817-6119

2008

Merkur, Sherry (2008) Promoting tobacco awareness and smoking cessation for working women In: Linos, Athena and Kirch, Wilhelm, (eds.) Promoting Health for Working Women. Springer, New York, USA. ISBN 9780387730370

Merkur, Sherry and Mladovsky, Philipa and Mossialos, Elias and McKee, Martin (2008) Do lifelong learning and revalidation ensure that physicians are fit to practice? Health systems and policy analysis, WHO Regional Office for Europe on behalf of the European Observatory, Copenhagen, Denmark.

Merkur, Sherry and Mossialos, Elias and Long, Morgan and McKee, Martin (2008) Physician revalidation in Europe Clinical Medicine, 8 (4). 371-376. ISSN 1470-2118

Ladurner, Joy and Mossialos, Elias and Merkur, Sherry and Lear, Julia (2008) Qualität in Gesundheitssystemen. Eine Darstellung von in ausgewählten Ländern angewendeten Ansätzen und Modellen Soziale Sicherheit. 452-462. ISSN 0038-6065

2007

Schiøtz, M and Merkur, Sherry (2007) Health quality information in Denmark Euro Observer, 9 (3). 7-8. ISSN 1020-7481

Schiøtz, M and Merkur, Sherry (2007) Health quality information in Sweden Euro Observer, 9 (3). 5-7. ISSN 1020-7481

Schiøtz, M and Merkur, Sherry (2007) Health quality information in Norway Euro Observer, 9 (3). 4-5. ISSN 1020-7481

2006

Mossialos, Elias and Merkur, Sherry and Ladurner, J. (2006) Incentives and payment systems in Austria Health and Social Care, London School of Economics and Political Science, London, UK.

Merkur, Sherry and Mossialos, Elias (2006) A pricing policy towards the sourcing of cheaper drugs in Cyprus Health Policy, 81 (2-3). 368-375. ISSN 0168-8510

Voncina, Luka and Jemiai, Nadia and Merkur, Sherry and Golna, Christina and Maeda, Akiko and Chao, Shiyan and Dzakula, Aleksandar (2006) Croatia: health system review Health Systems in Transition, 8 (7). 1-108. ISSN 1817-6119

2005

Mossialos, Elias and Ziniel, Georg and Merkur, Sherry and Walley, Tom and McGuire, Alistair (2005) Public policy and the Austrian pharmaceutical market: options for reform LSE Health and Social Care, London School of Economics and Political Science, London, UK.

Golna, Christina and Pashardes, Panos and Allin, Sara and Theodorou, Mamas and Merkur, Sherry and Mossialos, Elias (2004) Health care systems in transition: Cyprus Allin, Sara and Mossialos, Elias, eds Vol. 6 No. 5. World Health Organization, Copenhagen, Denmark.

2000

Hurwitz, J.J. and Merkur, Sherry M. and DeAngelis, D. (2000) Outcome of lacrimal surgery in older patients Canadian Journal of Ophthalmology, 35 (1). 18-22. ISSN 0008-4182

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