Jean-Eric Tarride

Jean-Eric Tarride



Research Focus:
  • Population Health, Epidemiology and Biostatistics
  • Health Services and Policy Research
  • Associate Professor, Department of Clinical Epidemiology & Biostatistics, Faculty of Health Sciences, McMaster University
  • Associate Member, Department of Economics, McMaster University
  • Associate Director, Program for Assessment of Technology in Health (PATH)
  • Investigator, the Research Institute at St. Joe’s Hamilton


Dr. Jean-Eric Tarride is an Associate Professor at McMaster University in the Department of Clinical Epidemiology & Biostatistics (CE&B), Faculty of Health Sciences and Associate Director of the Programs for Assessment of Technology in Health (PATH) Research Institute, which consists of multiple research programs in economic evaluation and health technology assessment (HTA). He is also an Associate Member of the Department of Economics at McMaster University, a Faculty Member of the Centre for Evaluation of Medicines (CEM) and the Centre for Health Economics and Policy Analysis (CHEPA), as well as an Investigator at the Research Institute at St. Joe’s Hamilton.

Jean-Eric has a PhD in Economics from Concordia University (2004), an M.A. in Labor Economics (Toulouse, 1991) and an Honors B.A. in Econometrics (Toulouse, 1989). He has been named a recipient of a 2007 Career Scientist Award from the Ontario Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care (MOHLTC) and holds several peer-reviewed grants. His primary research interests are in methods for the economic evaluation of health technologies and the conduct of health technology assessments. Jean-Eric has authored more than 100 peer-reviewed journal articles related to economic evaluations of healthcare technologies. He has worked for more than ten years in the pharmaceutical industry in various roles including Director of Health Economics and Reimbursement at AstraZeneca Canada. In 2012 he received the CE&B Mentoring/ Supervision Excellence Award (Nominated by Students in CE&B-Affiliated Education Programmes).