Director, MHA Program, UBC
Professor, School of Population and Public Health, UBC
Senior Scientist, Centre for Clinical Epidemiology and Evaluation
Dr. Craig Mitton is a Professor in the School of Population and Public Health at UBC and a Senior Scientist in the Centre for Clinical Epidemiology and Evaluation. In 2015, Craig was the recipient of the UBC Killam Teaching Prize in recognition of teaching excellence and achievement. From 2006-2012, he held a Michael Smith Foundation for Health Research Scholar Award. The focus of his research is on the application of health economics to impact priority setting in organizations and in using relevant tools to assess health care services. He has given lectures on health economics, ethics and priority setting across Canada, U.S., England, Scotland, Europe, Australia and New Zealand. He is the lead and co-author, respectively, on two books and has authored over 100 peer-reviewed articles. He regularly works with governments, health authorities and other health care organizations in the area of priority setting and resource allocation.