David McDaid

Associate Professorial Research Fellow

d.mcdaid@lse.ac.uk
020 7955 6381

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Research Interests

David McDaid is an Associate Professorial Research Fellow in Health Policy and Health Economics at the Personal Social Services Research Unit at the London School of Economics and Political Science. He is involved in a wide range of work on mental health and public ealth in the UK, Europe and at the global level. He is a co-ordinator of the Mental Health Economics European Network, a member of NICE's Public Health Interventions Advisory Committee since 2007, Co-Convenor of the Cochrane Campbell Economic Methods Group and has acted as an advisor to a range of organisations, including the European Commission and World Health Organisation, and national/regional governmental departments, including the Department of Health in England and equivalent bodies in Scotland and Wales. He has published over 300 peer reviewed papers and reports, including a report for the UK Department of Health which looked at the economic case for investing in mental health promotion and mental disorder prevention. He is the editor of two recent books – the first on economics and wellbeing and the second, a collaboration between the European Observatory on Health Systems and Policies and the OECD, looks at the economic case for investing in health promotion and disease prevention. He is also a past winner of the European Health Management Association's Baxter Award in 2007 for the best book on health policy – Mental Health Policy and Practice across Europe.

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David McDaid's Publications

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Antidepressant utilization and suicide in Europe: an ecological multi-national study (2013)

Gusmao R, Quintão S, McDaid D, Arensman E, Van Audenhove C, Coffey C, Värnik A, Värnik P, Coyne J, Hegerl U

Plos One 8, 6, e66455

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Examining the cost effectiveness of interventions to promote the physical health of people with mental health problems: a systematic review (2013)

Park A, McDaid D, Weiser P, Von Gottberg C, Becker T, Kilian R

BMC Public Health , 13:787

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Health protection in times of economic crisis: Challenges and opportunities for Europe (2013)

McDaid D, Quaglio G, Correia de Campos A, Dario C, Van Woensel L, Karapiperis T, Reeves A

Journal of Public Health Policy 34, 4, 489-501

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Austerity and health in Europe (2013)

Quaglio G, Karapiperis T, Van Woensel L, Arnold E, McDaid D

Health Policy 113, 1-2, 13-19

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Developing social capital in implementing a complex intervention: a process evaluation of the early implementation of a suicide prevention intervention in four European countries (2013)

Harris F, Maxwell M, O’Connor R, Coyne J, Arensman E, Székely A, Gusmao R, Coffey C, Costa S, Cserháti Z, Koburger N, Van Audenhove C, McDaid D, Maloney J, Värnik P, Hegerl U

BMC Public Health , 13:158

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Issues in the incorporation of economic perspectives and evidence into Cochrane reviews (2013)

Shemilt I, McDaid D, Marsh K, Henderson C, Bertranou E, Mallender J, Drummond M, Mugford M, Vale L

Systematic Reviews Systematic Reviews 2, 83

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ROAMER: roadmap for mental health research in Europe (2013)

Haro J, Ayuso-Mateos JL, Bitter I, Demotes-Mainard J, Leboyer M, Lewis S, Linszen D, Maj M, McDaid D, Meyer-Lindenberg A, Robbins T, Schumann G, Thornicroft G, van der Feltz-Cornelis C, van Os J, Wahlbeck K, Wittchen H, Wykes T, Arango C, Bickenbach J, Brunn M, Cammarata P, Chevreul K, Evans-Lacko S, Finocchiaro C, Fiorillo A, Forsman A, Hazo JB, Knappe S, Kuepper R, Luciano M, Miret M, Obradors-Tarragó C, Pagano G, Papp S, Walker-Tilley T

International Journal of Methods in Psychiatric Research 23, S1, 1-14

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Investing in integrative medicine for mental health and well-being: making the economic case (2012)

McDaid D, Park A

BMC Complementary and Alternative Medicine 12, suppl1, 339

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PRIME: a programme to reduce the treatment gap for mental disorders in five low- and middle-income countries (2012)

Lund C, Tomlinson M, De Silva M, Fekadu A, Shidhaye R, Jordans, M, Petersen I, Bhana A, Kigozi F, Prince M, Thornicroft G, Hanlon C, Kakuma R, McDaid D, Saxena S, Chisholm D, Raja S, Kippen-Wood S, Honikman S, Fairall L, Patel V

PLoS Medicine 9, 12, e1001359

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Public and nonprofit funding for research on mental disorders in France, the United Kingdom, and the United States (2012)

Chevreul K, McDaid D, Farmer C, Prigent A, Park A, Leboyer M, Kupfer D, Durand-Zaleski I

Journal of Clinical Psychiatry 73, 7, e906-e912

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Actions to alleviate the mental health impact of the economic crisis (2012)

Wahlbeck K, McDaid D

World Psychiatry 11, 3, 139-145

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Economic aspects of the association between diabetes and depression: a systematic review (2012)

Molosankwe I, Patel A, Jose Gagliardino J, Knapp M, McDaid D

Journal of Affective Disorders 142, S42-S55

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Self-management support for moderate-to-severe chronic obstructive pulmonary disease: a pilot randomised controlled trial (2012)

Taylor S, Sohanpal R, Bremner S, Devine A, McDaid D, Fernandez J, Griffiths C, Eldridge S

British Journal of General Practice 62, 603, 687-695

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Long-term care for older people and EU Law: the position in England and Scotland (2012)

Hervey T, Stark A, Dawson A, Fernandez J, Matosevic T, McDaid D

Journal of Social Welfare and Family Law 34, 1, 105-124

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Development of a social inclusion index to capture subjective and objective life domains (Phase II): psychometric development study (2012)

Huxley P, Evans S, Madge S, Webber M, Burchardt T, Knapp M, McDaid D

Health Technology Assessment 16, 1, 1-241

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Psychiatric remuneration systems in Europe (2011)

McDaid D

Die Psychiatrie 8, 1, 1-7

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Reducing the silent burden of impaired mental health (2011)

Jane-Llopis E, Anderson P, Stewart Brown S, Weare K, Wahlbeck K, McDaid D, Cooper CL, Litchfield P

Journal of Health Communication 16, suppl 2, 59-74

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Tackling mental health neglect in a devolved system of welfare governance (2011)

Costa-i-Font J, McDaid D, Cabases J, Alonso J, Salvador-Carulla L

Journal of Social Policy 40, 2, 295-312

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Cost-effectiveness of early intervention services for psychosis (2011)

McCrone P, Park A, McDaid D

Psychiatrische Praxis 38, S 01.S13_2_EC

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Making the economic case for tackling somatoform disorders (2011)

McDaid D, Park A, Parsonage M

Psychiatrische Praxis 38, S 01.S13_4_EC

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