The Centre for Health Economics Research and Evaluation (CHERE) is a recognised Research Strength of the University of Technology, Sydney, and is located in the Faculty of Business. CHERE was established in 1991 and became a Centre at UTS in 2002. CHERE is recognised nationally and internationally as a centre of excellence in health economics and health services research.

CHERE's aim is to contribute to the development and application of health economics and health services research through research, teaching and policy support. CHERE contributes to the University's mission through:

  • Achieving research excellence through knowledge creation and dissemination
  • Using research outcomes to contribute to the development of health policy and practice
  • Providing informed commentary to the community debate on health policy
  • Providing health sector relevant education to facilitate the application of economic analysis to health policy and practice.