Dr Rocco Friebel

Dr Rocco Friebel

Assistant Professor of Health Policy

Department of Health Policy

+44 (0)20 7955 5489
Room No
COW 2.09
Office Hours
Wednesday 15:30 - 17:30
Connect with me

English, French, German
Key Expertise
Health Policy, Health Economics, Public Policy

About me

Dr Rocco Friebel is Assistant Professor of Health Policy and Visiting Fellow at the Center for Global Development. He is Director of the Executive MSc Evaluation of Health Care Interventions and Outcomes in collaboration with the National Institute for Health and Care Excellence, and teaches courses in Health Economics, Quality and Outcomes in Cardiovascular Sciences, and Health System Performance Measurement.

He specialises in the assessment of quality of care delivered by health systems around the world. His research investigates the impact of national-level and regional policies, their implications for health system finances and quality of care for patients. Findings of his research have been published in high impact economics, policy and medical journals, including Health EconomicsHealth Policy and the Lancet. Rocco received a PhD from Imperial College London, and an MSc in Health Economics from the University of York. Before joining the Department of Health Policy, he worked as a Senior Analyst for the Health Foundation. He frequently advises national and international institutions.



Programme Co-Director, Executive MSc in Evaluation of Health Care Interventions and Outcomes
HP433 Health Care Regulation
HP4C2E Quality and Outcomes in Cardiovascular Sciences
HP4G4E Systematic Review and Meta-analysis 

External affiliations

Non-Resident Fellow, Center for Global Development, Washington DC
Organiser, European Health Policy Group
American Society of Health Economics
International Health Economics Association
Deutsche Gesellschaft für Gesundheitsökonomie e.V.
Association of Professional Healthcare Analysts

Expertise Details

Quality of Care; Hospital Performance; Bed Occupancy; Service Reorganization; Hospital Readmissions; Medical Innovation; Health Policy Evaluation; Microeconometrics

My research