Jonathan Belsey

Independent Researcher

Author of: What is evidence-based medicine?

Dr Jonathan Belsey is an independent researcher in evidence-based medicine and health economics who provides specialist research, analytical and training services to the health care sector. Originally a GP, in the early 1990s he made a career move into Public Health, where he developed an interest in the use of complex clinical datasets to model health and economic outcomes

Since 1996, he has run a commercial consultancy, providing data analysis and educational marketing materials for a wide range of customers in the fields of pharmaceuticals, medical devices and disease management.  The company specialises in the evaluation and analysis of trials and clinical meta-data to inform the development of epidemiological and economic models to support evidence-based healthcare decision making. He has published extensively in the field, in addition to contributing to a wide range of HTA submissions in the UK and Europe.